Dollar rises amid economic jitters

The U.S. dollar gained strength against major currencies Thursday worries about the state of the global economy persisted and the number of U.S. workers filing for first-time unemployment fell more than expected.img src=”http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/rss/money_news_economy/~4/35FbX6vvQd4″ height=”1″ width=”1″/