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US records strongest US worker productivity in 3 years

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In this Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, photo, workers build an apartment and retail complex in Nashville, Tenn. On Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, the Labor Department issues revised data on productivity in the third quarter. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. worker productivity rose 3 percent in the third quarter, the best showing in three years, while labor costs fell for a second straight quarter.