U.s. Unemployment Claims Jump To 386,000

The number of Americans filing new applications for unemployment benefits for the week ended June 9 rose by 6,000 from the previous week’s revised total, to 380,000, the U.S. Department of Labor reported Thursday.
The four-week moving average for initial jobless claims fell by 3,500, to 378,500, according to a news release.

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