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U.S. weekly jobless claims tumble; consumer spending stable in August

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of American citizens filing new claims for jobless advantages fell closing week but remained at recession ranges, whereas internal most earnings dropped in August, underscoring the need for one other government rescue kit for firms and the unemployed.FILE PHOTO: A reduction wished signal is posted at a taco stand in Solana Sea gallop, California, U.S., July 17, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Deliver/File DeliverThe decline in preliminary claims reported by the Labor Division on Thursday probably mirrored a resolution by California, essentially the most populous divulge in the nation, to hunch the processing of most modern applications for two weeks to fight fraud. Factory exercise slowed in September, other data confirmed.Economists are warning that the ...