October jobs report surprises with 128,000 jobs added

The U.S. economy added 128,000 jobs in October — more than the 75,000 economists expected — while the unemployment rate ticked higher to 3.6%, the government said on Friday. The strong numbers come despite job growth held down by the 40-day United Auto Workers strike against General Motors, which has since ended. The strike shaved … Read more October jobs report surprises with 128,000 jobs added