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Jobless claims post second rise in 3 weeks

More people sought unemployment benefits last week, the second rise in three weeks, a sign the job market's recovery is slow and uneven. Full story

Weekly unemployment claims tick down

   U.S. weekly jobless claims, ending the week of 4/16, dropped 13,000 to 403,000. A CNBC panel discusses the data.

Weekly jobless claim rise

   U.S. weekly jobless claims, ending the week of 3/5, ticked up 26,000 to 397,000. A CNBC panel discusses the data.

CME Trader Talks Markets

   Yra Harris, Praxis Trading, discusses whether a positive jobless claims number would be able to change psychology on Wall Street.

Hiring may begin to pick up soon, data suggest

Jobless claims tumbled to a nearly three-year low last week and signs grew that companies have squeezed every drop of toil out of their workers, offering hope that the pace of hiring will soon improve. Full story

The Jobless Recovery

   Insight on the latest jobless claims, durable good orders and other economic data, with CNBC's Steve Liesman & Rick Santelli; and Jerry Webman, Oppenheimer Funds; Jim Iurio, Institutional Services.

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  Weekly jobless claims tick up

U.S. weekly jobless claims, ending the week of 2/12, rose 25,000 to 410,000. A CNBC panel discusses the data.

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