WASHINGTON — Seasonally adjusted initial jobless claims fell to 348,000 for the week ending Feb. 11, a decrease of 13,000 from the previous week's revised level of 361,000, the Labor Department reported Thursday.

Continuing claims were down to 3.426 million for the week ending Feb. 4, a decrease of 100,000 from the previous week's revised level of 3.526 million.

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