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Metro Atlanta Jobless Rate Rises To 8.7 Percent

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – State labor officials say metro Atlanta’s jobless rate rose to 8.7 percent in January, up from 8.4 percent the month before. That compares to 9.4 percent in January 2012. The Georgia Department […]