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    Goverment Agencies/Legislatures

    Government: US Inflation Rate Eased in August, but Remains High

    WASHINGTON (AP) —The government reported Tuesday that consumer price increases in the United States slowed in August compared to the previous year, but the decrease was minor and may go unnoticed by financially stressed American households.카지노사이트 According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, inflation was 8.3% on an annualized basis in August. The rate was lower than the 8.5% recorded in July and the 9.1% rate in June, which was the highest increase in four decades. Even as gasoline prices in the United States have fallen sharply in recent weeks — down 10.6% from their peak — prices for food and apartment rentals have risen. As a result, the government…