April 17 (Bloomberg) -- Fewer Americans than forecast filed applications for unemployment benefits last week, a sign the labor market continues to strengthen.
Jobless claims increased by 2,000 to 304,000 in the week ended April 12 from a revised 302,000 the prior period that was the lowest since September 2007, a Labor Department report
showed today in Washington. Michael McKee reports on Bloomberg Television's "In the Loop." (Source: Bloomberg)