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Thursday, May 05, 2011

Surge In Jobless Claims


Idled workers increased new filings for unemployment benefits by 43,000 to a seasonally adjusted 474,000 for the week ended April 30, the Labor Department said Thursday in its weekly jobless claims report. Rising claims rattled investors, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average down

More from Bloomberg who originally headlined with "Jobless Claims in U.S. Unexpectedly Jump Due to Anomalies," but later changed that title to "U.S. Jobless Claims Unexpectedly Jump on Auto Shutdowns".

No note at the bottom or top of the article explaining the changing headline.