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March Hiring Slower; Economy Adds Just 98K Jobs


iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — U.S. hiring slowed last month, according to the government’s latest report out Friday. American employers added 98,000 jobs in March, far fewer than economists were expecting. Enough Americans found work to drop the unemployment rate

Scoreboard roundup — 4/6/17


iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners: INTERLEAGUEPittsburgh at Boston, postponedAMERICAN LEAGUEMinnesota 5, Kansas City 3Chi. White Sox 11, Detroit 2Oakland 5, L.A. Angels 1Toronto 5, Tampa Bay 2Seattle 4, Houston 2NATIONAL LEAGUECincinnati 7,