Rupkey Sees `Positive' Jan. Jobs Report

Jan. 31 (Bloomberg) -- Chris Rupkey, chief financial economist at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, discusses U.S. initial jobless claims for the week ended Jan. 26, consumer spending for December and the outlook for tomorrow's January jobs report. Claims for unemployment benefits rose 38,000 to 368,000, the Labor Department reported today in Washington. Consumer spending rose 0.2 percent after a 0.4 percent gain the prior month a Commerce Department report showed. (Source: Bloomberg)
What Were the Reasons for Germanwings Co-Pilot Sick Note?
54:28 - Investigators said they found a torn-up sick note for the day of the crash in the home of the Germanwings pilot who’s believed to have intentionally crashed a plane into the French alps. Bloomberg’s Richard Weiss reports on “In The Loop.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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