SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California’s unemployment rate rose to 4.2% in January, an increase from a revised rate of 4.1% the previous month.

The state Employment Development Department said Friday the state’s employers added 3,000 non-farm payroll jobs during January.

The December rate was originally put at 4.2%, but was revised back down to 4.1%, where it had

been since September.

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