Jobless Claims Over Past Month Lowest Since 2007

June 5 (Bloomberg) -- The four-week average for U.S. jobless claims fell to 310,250 in the period ended May 31, the lowest since June 2007, a Labor Department report showed today in Washington. The number of applications last week climbed to 312,000 from 304,000, in line with the median forecast of economists surveyed by Bloomberg. Michael McKee reports on Bloomberg Television's "In the Loop." (Source: Bloomberg)
Most German Unionists Want Greece Inside Euro: Hoffmann
12:50 - (Bloomberg) -- A "huge majority" of German trade union members would prefer Greece to stay inside the monetary union, according to Reiner Hoffmann, chairman of the German Confederation of Trade Unions. He spoke in an interview with Ryan Chilcote and Caroline Hyde on Bloomberg Television's "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)
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