Economy Dec 06

An employee puts up a toys display ahead of Black Friday at a Walmart store in Chicago, Illinois, U.S. November 27, 2019. Photo by Kamil Krzaczynski/Reuters
U.S. economy adds a robust 266,000 jobs in November

The unemployment rate declined to 3.5% from 3.6% in October, matching a half-century low, the Labor Department reported Friday. And wages rose a solid 3.1% in November compared with a year earlier.