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Business U.S. consumer price inflation slowed in July U.S. consumer price inflation slowed in July
The biggest drop in airline fares in nearly two decades slowed consumer inflation in July following two months of slightly faster gains.
Business Pay raises, store spruce-ups crimp Wal-Mart's profit Pay raises, store spruce-ups crimp Wal-Mart's profit
Wal-Mart's second-quarter earnings report was a mixed bag: Its investments to overhaul its stores are helping to perk up sales, but they're causing more pain to the bottom line than expected.