U.S. employers added a robust 222,000 jobs in June, the most in four months, a reassuring sign that businesses may be confident enough to keep hiring despite a slow-growing economy.
The unemployment rate
ticked up to 4.4 percent from 4.3 percent in May, which was a 16-year
low, the Labor Department said Friday. The jobless rate rose because
more Americans began looking for work and not all of them found it.. . . more