US consumer prices flat for 3rd time in 4 months
Published 08/15/2012, Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) -- US consumer prices were unchanged in July from June, as a small drop in energy costs offset slightly higher food prices. The consumer price index hasn't increased since March, evidence that the weak economy is keeping inflation in check.Word count: 520
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