Retail sales climb more than expected in August

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
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
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