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Unemployment rate rises to 7.9 pct.

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More people are out of work in our country.

The latest jobs report shows the unemployment rate ticked up slightly last month to 7.9 percent.

It also shows employers added 157,000 jobs in January.

Still, the Obama administration says the economy is healing.

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