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Sept. 19 (Bloomberg) — Payrolls climbed in 35 states in August, while the unemployment rate rose in 24, as gradual progress in the labor market continued.

California led the nation with a 44,200 increase in payrolls, followed by Florida with 22,700 more jobs, figures from the Labor Department showed today in Washington.


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