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Government, Business

Consumer Prices Increased 0.3% in October

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WASHINGTON — Consumer prices climbed 0.3% in October, with higher prices for gasoline, used autos and housing contributing to the increase. The Labor Department said Nov. 14 that this measure of inflation has jumped 2.5% over the past 12 months.

Josh Boak | The Associated Press
November 14, 2018
Government, Business

Consumer Prices Up Mere 0.1% in September

Consumer Price Sue Ogrocki/Associated Press

WASHINGTON — Consumer prices edged up a slight 0.1% in September as energy prices retreated after a big gain in August

Martin Crutsinger | Associated Press
October 11, 2018
Business

Consumer Prices Drop by Most in Six Years as Fuel Slumps

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The cost of living in the United States declined in December by the most in six years, reflecting a plunge in energy costs that’s keeping inflation from rising toward the Federal Reserve’s goal.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
January 16, 2015
Business

Consumer Prices Increase in June

Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg News

The consumer price index increased 0.3% in June after a 0.4% gain the prior month, matching median forecast of 85 economists surveyed by Bloomberg News, figures from the Labor Department showed.

Bloomberg News
July 22, 2014
Business

Consumer Price Index Rises for Third Month

The consumer price index rose 0.2% in July, its third consecutive increase, the Labor Department said Thursday.

Transport Topics
August 15, 2013
Business

Consumer Price Index Rises 0.2%

The consumer price index rose 0.2% in October, the Labor Department said Wednesday.

Transport Topics
November 17, 2010
Business

Consumer Price Index Increases 0.1%

The consumer price index rose by 0.1% in September, the Labor Department said Friday.

Transport Topics
October 15, 2010
Business

Consumer Price Index Drops in April

The consumer price index fell for the first time in more than a year, declining 0.1% in April, the Labor Department said Wednesday.

Transport Topics
May 19, 2010