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U.S. manufacturing slowdown adds wrinkle to economic outlook
U.S. manufacturing slowdown adds wrinkle to economic outlook

By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. factory activity braked to a more than two-year low in August, but sturdy gains in automobile sales and construction spending suggested the economy remained on solid footing. The sharp slowdown in manufacturing, which has been hurt by a strong dollar and deep spending cuts in the energy sector, was probably an ...

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