U.S. Jobless Claims Fall; Retail Sales Rise

March 13 (Bloomberg) -- Jobless claims in the U.S. dropped by 9,000 to 315,000 in the week ended March 8, a Labor Department report showed today in Washington. Separately, retail sales rose 0.3 percent in February for the first time in three months, the Commerce Department said. Betty Liu and Michael McKee report on Bloomberg Television's "In the Loop." (Source: Bloomberg)

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05:54 - Hudson's Bay CEO Jerry Storch weighs in on Black Friday sales. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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