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US unemployment falls again in August

6 September 2013 Last updated at 15:53 BST

The US has seen a rise in employment throughout the month of August, adding 169,000 new jobs.

However, while unemployment is down, job growth is quite slow on the whole.

Speaking from the New York Stock Exchange, reporter Mariko Oi told BBC News' Rachel Schofield: "People who should be making the most amount of money and spending the most amount of money - they have been having quite a tough time finding work, even after the recession."

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