State’s rate of 4.8 percent up from 4.7 percent in August, and 4.6 percent a year earlier.
Jobless claims hit highest level in five weeks but still remained close to the recent 43-year lows.
Throughout the 20th century, Britain endured a series of currency crises.
Supported by modest hiring, an uptick in consumer spending, and steady homebuilding.
U.S. at slowest pace in 18 months.
More people entered the job market, pushing rate from 4.5 to 4.6 percent.
Nearly half of sales in the past year went to people who were buying their first home.
Inflation is relatively low despite job growth.
0.3 percent hike next year
Consumer Price Index increased 0.3 percent