*Weekly jobless claims increase 1,000 to 295,000. WASHINGTON, April 23- The number of Americans filing new claims for jobless benefits rose last week for a third straight week, but the underlying trend continued to point to a solidly improving labor market. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits increased 1,000 to a seasonally adjusted 295,000 for the...» Read More
Rick Santelli looks to history for some "ghosts of Christmas eves past" as he argues that Congress shouldn't have taken a holiday break with the "fiscal cliff" still looming. (3:04)
CNBC's Rick Santelli drills down on the latest economic data and discusses its impact on the markets, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
A look at what investors should be watching ahead of a slew of economic reports due out today, with Scott Nations, NationsShares CIO.
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CNBC's Rick Santelli reveals the latest numbers on unemployment, and discussing its impact on the markets, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
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CNBC's Rick Santelli reports a slew of economic data, including the latest jobless claims numbers, international trade, and import/export prices, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.