U.S. Initial Jobless Claims Rise to 386,000

July 19 (Bloomberg) -- More Americans than forecast filed first-time claims for unemployment insurance payments last week as the volatility induced by the annual auto-plant retooling period wore off. Applications for jobless benefits increased by 34,000 to 386,000 in the week ended July 14, Labor Department figures showed today. Betty Liu and Sara Eisen report on Bloomberg Television's "In the Loop." (Source: Bloomberg)

Yale's Roach Warns of U.S.-China Trade War Risks
19:44 - Yale University Senior Fellow Stephen Roach explains the important role China plays in the U.S. economy and what is at risk for the U.S. and global economies in the event of a trade war between the U.S. and China. He speaks on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg)
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