U.S. Jobless Claims Drop to Five-Year Low

May 9 (Bloomberg) -- The number of Americans filing claims for jobless benefits unexpectedly dropped last week to the lowest level in more than five years. Applications for unemployment insurance payments decreased by 4,000 to 323,000 in the week ended May 4, Labor Department figures showed today. Betty Liu, Dominic Chu and Michael McKee report on Bloomberg Television's "In the Loop." (Source: Bloomberg)
Square Rival iZettle Raises $67M From Intel and Zouk
36:41 - Today’s "BWest Byte" is $67 million, for how much iZettle, a Swedish payments startup and rival to Jack Dorsey's Square, has raised from Intel and Zouk. Bloomberg's Matt Miller reports on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
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