By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABERWASHINGTON (AP) â¿¿ APPLICATIONS DROP: Weekly US unemployment benefit applications dropped 10,000 to a seasonally adjusted 332,000. The fifth decline in six weeks also lowered the average number of weekly applications to a five-year low.
News Summary: US Jobless Claims Drop To 5-year Low
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