In this Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012 , 2012, photo, a job seeker looks over a brochure at the National Job Fair in Atlanta. The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits rose to a seasonally ... more 
In this Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012 , 2012, photo, a job seeker looks over a brochure at the National Job Fair in Atlanta. The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits rose to a seasonally adjusted 367,000, a level consistent with only modest hiring on Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012. The Labor Department says applications increased last week by 4,000 from the previous week's level of 363,000. (AP Photo/John Bazemore) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By John Bazemore
Thu, Oct 4, 2012 9:51 AM EDT