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Jobless Claims Fall To Their Lowest Level Since 1969

The great American jobs machine is up and running again.

Initial claims for state unemployment benefits fell 24,000 to 209,000 for the week ended April 21, after seasonal adjustments.


Jobless Claims Hit Lowest Level Since 1969

Economists had been expecting 226,000 new jobless claims, a rise over the previous week. Instead, claims unexpectedly fell by 10,000 to 210,000 in the week ending on February 24.