initial unemployment claims http://wmot.org en Tenn. Initial Jobless Claims Hit Four Year Low http://wmot.org/post/tenn-initial-jobless-claims-hit-four-year-low <p>MURFREESBORO, Tenn. &nbsp;(AP/WMOT) &mdash; Fewer people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, adding to signs that the job market is strengthening.</p><p>A U.S. Department of Labor report out Thursday&nbsp;shows that applications for unemployment dropped by 14,000 applicants to a seasonally adjusted 351,000.</p> Thu, 15 Mar 2012 16:29:16 +0000 Mike Osborne 8521 at http://wmot.org