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Consumer Prices Up 2.9 Pct, Leaving Americans Worse Off

Consumer Prices Up 2.9 Pct, Leaving Americans Worse Off



2018-08-11T05:01:47+0000

Most of July's increase in consumer prices came from higher housing costs. Prices for energy, medical care and apparel slipped in July, while food expenses rose slightly.

Consumer prices climbed 2.9 percent in July from a year earlier, a rate of inflation that suggests Americans are earning less than a year ago despite an otherwise solid economy. The Labor Department said Friday...



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