State's jobless rate slips to 7.9 percent

In this Oct. 24 photo, job seekers wait in line to see employers at a National Career Fairs' job fair in New York. An increase in hiring helped lower unemployment rates in 37 U.S. states, including Colorado, last month, the latest indication that the job market is slowly healing. Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
In this Oct. 24 photo, job seekers wait in line to see employers at a National Career Fairs' job fair in New York. An increase in hiring helped lower unemployment rates in 37 U.S. states, including Colorado, last month, the latest indication that the job market is slowly healing. Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
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