Jobless claims in U.S. decline for second time in three weeks

UNITED STATES jobless claims dropped to 221,000 last week. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/JEFF KOWALSKY
UNITED STATES jobless claims dropped to 221,000 last week. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/JEFF KOWALSKY
WASHINGTON – Filings for United States unemployment benefits declined for the second time in three weeks, a sign the labor market is holding up, data showed Wednesday ahead of the June jobs report later this week. Jobless claims dropped to 221,000 in the week ended June 29, according to Labor Department figures that were close…

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