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U.S. weekly jobless claims lowest since 1969; continuing claims shrink

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Jobless claims fell by 28,000 to 187,000 for the week ending March 19. The four-week average for claims also fell to levels not seen in five decades. Employers added 678,000 jobs in February, the largest monthly total since July. The unemployment rate dropped to 3.8%, from 4% in January.
6 months ago·Washington, United States

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US jobless claims at lowest level since 1969

The last time the jobless claims were this low America landed a man on the moon. But is the economy headed back to the 1970s?

6 months ago·United Kingdom
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ReutersReuters

U.S. weekly jobless claims lowest since 1969; continuing claims shrink

New applications for U.S. jobless benefits dropped to a 52-1/2-year low last week, while the number of Americans on unemployment rolls continued to shrink, pointing to rapidly diminishing labor market slack that will keep wage inflation rising.

6 months ago·United Kingdom
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The GuardianThe Guardian

US jobless claims fall to lowest level since 1969 as states float rebate checks

Claims dropped by 28,000 for week ending 19 March as at least a dozen states consider checks to ease burden of inflation

6 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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abc Newsabc News

American weekly jobless claims at lowest level since 1969

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits last week fell to its lowest level in 52 years as the U.S. job market continues to show strength in the midst of rising costs and an ongoing virus pandemic

6 months ago·United States
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CNNCNN

Weekly jobless claims fall to a nearly 53-year low

Just 187,000 people in the United States filed for initial weekly unemployment benefits last week, lower than economists' expectations of 210,000, according to data released Thursday by the Department of Labor.

6 months ago·Atlanta, United States
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American weekly jobless claims at lowest level since 1969

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits last week fell to its lowest level in 52 years as the U.S. job market continues to show strength in the midst of rising costs and an ongoing virus pandemic.

6 months ago·United States
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