Retail sales climb more than expected in August

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Jeff Buzhaker looked at Acer laptop computers at a P.C. Richard & Son appliance store in New York earlier this month. The Commerce Department said Tuesday that retail sales rose more than expected in August. Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS