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Unemployment numbers spur worries about economic slowdown

By WKTV News

WASHINGTON (AP) - Tomorrow's scheduled employment report from the government is getting some extra attention amid worries about an economic slowdown.

Stock markets have sunk after signs of weaker growth in the United States, Europe and China.

But experts say there's a downside: The numbers may be distorted by recent bad weather and the end of extended unemployment benefits in December.

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