A help-wanted sign is displayed at a gas station in Mount Prospect, Ill.

Economy added 263K jobs amid high inflation, rising rates

U.S. job growth slowed for the second month in September as employers added a still-solid 263,000¬†positions, signaling that high inflation, rising interest rates and a softening economy are finally dinging the resilient¬†labor market. The unemployment rate fell from 3.7% to 3.5%, reclaiming a 50-year low, the Labor Department said Friday. But that’s largely¬†because 57,000 Americans…