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US payrolls shrink in September after Hurricanes Harvey, Irma - Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. employment fell in September for the first time in seven years as Hurricanes Harvey and Irma left displaced workers temporarily unemployed and delayed hiring, the latest indication that the storms undercut economic activity ...and more »

US Lost 33000 Jobs in September; Unemployment Rate Dips to 4.2% - New York Times

Staggering from the impact of hurricanes that walloped Texas, Florida and neighboring states, the economy lost 33,000 jobs in September, the first monthly decline in employment in seven years, the government reported on Friday. But economists ...and more »

Economy lost 33000 jobs in September - Politico

The economy lost jobs in September for the first time in seven years, a consequence of late-summer hurricanes. The Labor Department reported Friday morning that the economy lost 33,000 jobs, down from 169,000 jobs added in August. Story Continued Below ...and more »

Hurricanes Hit Job Market: Employment In US Drops By 33000 Jobs In September - Forbes

A destroyed mobile home is seen after hurricane Irma passed through the area on September 18, 2017 in Marathon, Florida. The process of rebuilding has begun as the Federal Emergency Management Agency has reported that 25-percent of all homes in the ...and more »

US loses 33000 jobs in September after hurricanes slam Texas, Florida -

A restaurant sits in floodwater in Port Arthur, Texas. Hurricanes Harvey and Irma caused the nation to lose jobs for the first time in seven years in September, with restaurants and bars taking the biggest hit. ( The Los Angeles Times ). Comment. 0 ...and more »

US payrolls fall 33000 in September due to storms; jobless rate drops to 4.2% - Crain's Cleveland Business

Debris sits in piles outside homes flooded after Hurricane Harvey in Spring, Texas, on Wednesday, Sept. 6. Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg. The number of workers on U.S. payrolls declined last month for the first time since 2010, reflecting major ...and more »

News Wrap: Hurricanes deal temporary blow to US job market - PBS NewsHour

In our news wrap Friday, the Labor Department reported the economy shed 33,000 jobs in September, citing the damaging impact hurricanes Harvey and Irma had on the job market. Also, the White House would neither confirm or deny whether President Trump ...and more »

How Hurricanes Skewed September's Job Numbers - New York Times

The United States' nearly seven-year streak of job growth came to an end in September, as employers cut 33,000 jobs. But don't read too much into that decline — Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, which ravaged Texas and Florida, wreaked havoc on employment ...and more »

Americans Are Pouring Back Into the Workforce, Jobs Data Show - Bloomberg

Americans are coming off the labor market's sidelines at a pace that intensified in September. The number of people going from out-of-the-labor-market into jobs jumped to an all-time high last month, the Bureau of Labor Statistic's employment report ...and more »

Good news in a bad jobs report: Wages going up - CNNMoney

The September jobs report looks troubling at first glance, but there may be some really good news below the surface. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday that average hourly wages have grown by 2.9% over the past 12 months. That is the ...and more »