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  • Jobless Claims Fall To Near 5-Year Low

    Jobless Claims Fall To Near 5-Year Low

    WASHINGTON -- The number of Americans filing new claims for jobless benefits fell last week and a trend reading hit a near five-year low, pointing to ongoing healing in the labor market. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits dropped by 5,000 to a seasonally adjusted 366,000, the Labor Department said... Continue Reading