WASHINGTON — Fewer people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, evidence that layoffs are scarce and employers are likely hiring at a solid clip. The Labor Department says that weekly applications for unemployment aid slipped 4,000 to
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WASHINGTON — U.S. retail sales were unchanged in July from the previous month, a sign that consumers were cautious after three months of solid gains. The Commerce Department says Americans spent less at clothing shops, sporting goods stores
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WASHINGTON — Slightly fewer people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, a sign that layoffs are low and employers are probably adding new jobs. THE NUMBERS: Weekly applications for U.S. unemployment aid barely fell last week, slipping