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)

Court to Decide Fate of Samsung's Lee
08:58 - The long-orchestrated plan to cement Jay Y. Lee’s position atop Samsung Group may put him in jail instead, raising questions about who would step in to run South Korea’s biggest conglomerate in the aftermath. Bloomberg's Stephen Engle reports on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia." (Source: Bloomberg)
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