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US Economy Grew at a Moderate 2.1% Annual Rate Last Quarter

WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy grew at a moderate 2.1% annual rate over the summer, slightly faster than first estimated, the government said Wednesday. But many economists say they think growth is slowing sharply in the current quarter. Still, the holiday s...
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US Economy Grew at Modest 2% Rate in 2nd Quarter

WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy grew at a modest 2% annual rate in the second quarter, a pace sharply lower than the 3%-plus growth rates seen over the past year. Many analysts believe growth will slow further in...
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Economy Grew at Solid 3.1% Rate in Q1; Slowdown Expected

WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy grew at a solid 3.1% rate in the first three months of the year, but much of that gain was based on temporary factors that will likely fade, leaving growth much slower in the current quarter. The Commerce Department said Thursd...