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Veterans' unemployment edges down but still high

New Labor Department figures show the unemployment rate for working-age veterans who served on active duty in the U.S. armed forces since September 2001 edged down slightly in 2013, to 9.0 percent. But the report also says that the rate remained well above the overall civilian unemployment figure of 6.7 percent.

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