U.S. adds modest 559,000 jobs, a sign of more hiring struggles

U.S. EMPLOYERS added 559,000 jobs in May, a modest gain that did not meet expectations. / AP FILE PHOTO/TONY DEJAK
WASHINGTON (AP) – United States employers added 559,000 jobs in May, an improvement from April’s sluggish gain but still evidence that many companies are struggling to find enough workers as the economy rapidly recovers from the pandemic recession. Last month’s job gain was above April’s revised total of 278,000, the Labor Department said Friday. The…
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