Latest Business News: U.S. Jobless Claims Decline for Second Straight Week

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The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell for a second straight week last week, pointing to a steady pace of job gains. A report by a payrolls processor shows that U.S. private employers added 188,000 jobs in June, exceeding economists' expectations. Nasdaq argued in federal court that it cannot be sued by class-action because of its legal status as a self-regulatory organization. Nasdaq is being sued over the botched Facebook IPO.

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