U.S. payrolls rise 130,000, boosted by 25,000 for census count

U.S. PAYROLLS rose 130,000 in August. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/LOGAN CYRUS
U.S. PAYROLLS rose 130,000 in August. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/LOGAN CYRUS
WASHINGTON – United States companies' hiring stumbled in August, likely cementing expectations for a second straight Federal Reserve interest-rate cut as trade uncertainty and softer global growth weigh on the outlook. Private payrolls rose 96,000, a three-month low, after a downwardly revised 131,000 advance the prior month, according to a Labor Department report Friday that trailed the…

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