Phil Wiggett, right, a recruiter with the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, looks at a resume during a job fair in San Jose, California. US jobs in September fell due to storms which hit Florida and Texas. Photo: AP

US jobs shrink for first time in seven years as Hurricanes Irma and Harvey pound the economy

Unemployment rate of 4.2 per cent is the lowest since February 2001

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Phil Wiggett, right, a recruiter with the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, looks at a resume during a job fair in San Jose, California. US jobs in September fell due to storms which hit Florida and Texas. Photo: AP
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