The U.S. economy added 49,000 jobs in January, a weak showing after a virus surge.

The U.S. economy added 49,000 jobs in January, a weak showing after a virus surge.

The American economy produced little relief last month as the winter pandemic surge continued to stymie a rebound in the labor market. The weak showing is certain to affect the debate in Washington over further federal intervention. U.S.

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