Applications For Us Jobless Benefits Drop Again To 236,000

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of unemployed workers filing for jobless benefits fell by 2,000 last week to 236,000, the lowest level in five weeks and further evidence of the strength in the labor market.

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  • Applications for US jobless benefits drop again to 236,000
    WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of unemployed workers filing for jobless benefits fell by 2,000 last week to 236,000, the lowest level in five weeks and further evidence of the strength in the labor market. Last week’s applications total was the third ...
    04/7/2018 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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    04/2/2018 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Applications for U.S. jobless aid hold at 245,000
    WASHINGTON — The number of unemployed workers filing for jobless benefits remained the same from the previous week at 245,000, a low level signaling a healthy job market. The four-week moving average, a less volatile measure, climbed 1,750 to 237,750 ...
    03/29/2018 - 3:32 pm | View Link
  • Applications for US jobless aid hold at 245,000
    (ABC News) — The number of unemployed workers filing for jobless benefits remained the same from the previous week at 245,000, a low level signaling a healthy job market. The four-week moving average, a less volatile measure, climbed 1,750 to 237,750 ...
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  • Jobless Claims
    9:04 AM ET Thu, 12 April 2018 *Weekly jobless claims fall 9,000 to 233,000. WASHINGTON, April 12- New applications for U.S. unemployment benefits fell last week, pointing to sustained labor market strength despite a sharp slowdown in job growth in March.
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  • U.S. Jobless Claims Decline to Lowest Level Since January ...
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