Jobless Claims Drop; Remain at Yearly Average
Labor Department Says Unemployment Claims Dropped 16,000 Last Week; Third Dip in Four Weeks
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Stocks climb on drop in unemployment claims
Stocks are ending a strong September with more gains Thursday after new reports on unemployment claims, economic growth and manufacturing topped expectations. Thursday’s moves echo what has been driving stocks sharply higher throughout the month: investors… Business – Gross domestic product – Investing – Commodities and Futures – Advisory Services
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How States Fared on Jobless Claims, at a Glance
States with the largest weekly changes in unemployment claims, and some reasons, at a glance Jobless claims – Business – Unemployment – Insurance – New York
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Claims for unemployment benefits fall; GDP revised up
Applications for jobless benefits dropped last week for the third time in four weeks, a sign that employers are cutting fewer jobs.
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Jobless claims edge lower
The number of Americans filing for first-time unemployment benefits declined last week but continued to drift in the same range they have been since November, according to a government report released Thursday.
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