U.S. Jobless Claims Fall as Sandy Effect Subsides

Nov. 21 (Bloomberg) -- Fewer Americans filed applications for unemployment benefits last week as damage to the labor market caused by superstorm Sandy began to subside. Jobless claims decreased by 41,000 to 410,000 in the week ended Nov. 17, the Labor Department reported today. Deirdre Bolton and Sara Eisen report on Bloomberg Television's "In the Loop." (Source: Bloomberg)
Commodities Slide: Should You Brace for the Worst?
05:34 - It’s been a rotten year for investors in commodities with oil alone, down 21% last month. Bloomberg Intelligence’s Ken Hoffman discusses the numbers on “Countdown.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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