U.S. Jobless Claims Rose Less Than Forecast

Sept. 19 (Bloomberg) -- Jobless claims in the U.S. rose less than forecast last week as two states began working through a backlog of applications that were caused by computer-system changeovers. Applications for unemployment benefits climbed by 15,000 to 309,000 in the week ended Sept. 14 from a revised 294,000 in the prior period, a Labor Department report showed today in Washington. Betty Liu and Michael McKee report on Bloomberg Television's "In the Loop." (Source: Bloomberg)

Jim Rogers Says Fed Has No Clue, Will 'Ruin Us All'
04:55 - Jim Rogers, chairman at Rogers Holdings, explains what the Federal Reserve did wrong in response to the financial crisis and how their mistakes spread to global central banks. Jane Foley, senior FX strategist at Rabobank, joins the conversation with Bloomberg's Francine Lacqua on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg)
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