U.S. Jobless Rate Falls to 7.8%; 114,000 Jobs Added

Oct. 5 (Bloomberg) -- The unemployment rate in the U.S. unexpectedly fell to 7.8 percent in September, the lowest since January 2009, as employers hired more part-time workers. The economy added 114,000 workers last month after a revised 142,000 gain in August that was more than initially estimated, Labor Department figures showed today in Washington. Peter Cook reports on Bloomberg Television's "In the Loop." (Source: Bloomberg)

U.K. Approves Heathrow Airport Runway Expansion
29:19 - The U.K. government has approved an expansion of London's Heathrow Airport with construction of a third runway in a bid to grow U.K. flight capacity. Bloomberg's Benjamin Katz has the details and Kevin Logan, chief U.S. economist at HSBC, joins the conversation on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg)
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