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6th October, 2012

Barack Obama needed a lift off the canvas after getting clobbered by Mitt Romney in the first presidential debate last week and he got it courtesy of a QE-boosted payroll report. **American unemployment** unexpectedly fell to 7.8 per cent last month as the economy added 114,000 jobs, according to data released on Friday. It marked the lowest number since Obama took office in January 2009 and seemed to vindicate Fed chairman Ben Bernanke's third round...

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