U.S. employers added 528,000 jobs; unemployment falls to 3.5% 

AMERICA's HIRING boom continued last month as employers added a surprising 528,000 jobs despite raging inflation and rising anxiety about a recession. July’s hiring was up from 398,000 in June. The unemployment rate slipped to 3.5%. / MARY ALTAFFER / ASSOCIATED PRESS
WASHINGTON (AP) – America's hiring boom continued last month as employers added a surprising 528,000 jobs despite raging inflation and rising anxiety about a recession.  July's hiring was up from 398,000 in June. The unemployment rate slipped to 3.5%.  The U.S. economy shrank in the first two quarters of 2022 — an informal definition of…

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