U.S. Jobless Claims, Feb. Retail Sales Decline

March 12 -- Initial jobless claims in the U.S. dropped 36,000 to a three-week low of 289,000 in the period ended March 7 from a revised 325,000 in the prior week, a Labor Department report showed Thursday in Washington. Separately, retail sales unexpectedly decreased in February by 0.6 percent as inclement weather and low wage gains restrained shoppers. Betty Liu and Scarlet Fu report on Bloomberg Television's "In the Loop."

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