WASHINGTON — Seasonally adjusted initial jobless claims rose to 362,000 in the week ended March 3, an increase of 8,000 from the previous week’s revised figure of 354,000, originally reported as 351,000, the Labor Department reported Thursday.

Continuing claims were up to 3.416 million for the week ending Feb. 25, an increase of 10,000 from the previous week’s revised level of 3.406 million, originally reported as 3.402 million.

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