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U.S. employers advertise most jobs since March ’08

By The Associated Press

This article was published January 17, 2014 at 11:03 a.m.

WASHINGTON — U.S. employers advertised more jobs in November and more Americans quit, positive signs for millions who are unemployed and looking for work.

The Labor Department said Friday that job openings rose 1.8 percent to a seasonally adjusted 4 million, the most in 5 ½ years. And the number of people quitting increased 1.9 percent to a seasonally adjusted 2.4 million, a five-year high.

Job openings haven’t topped 4 million since March 2008, just a few months after the recession began. Openings at that level are generally consistent with a healthy job market.

Read tomorrow's Arkansas Democrat-Gazette for full details.

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