The U.S. nonfarm payrolls beat expectations and increased by 175,000 in February. The unemployment rate ticked up to 6.7% from 6.6% in January.
Federal safety officials knew as early as 2007 about a potentially fatal problem with General Motors ignition switches, but didn't demand a recall.
Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies say that a Newsweek reporter's story exposing what the magazine claims is the founder of Bitcoin did quote them and the man featured in the article accurately, a spokesman said.
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NEW YORK, March 7 (Reuters) - Friday's stronger-than-expected payrolls report did more than ease concerns about U.S. economic fundamentals - it also seemed to justify Wall Street's record levels, suggesting the market's uptrend could continue.