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U.S. manufacturing growth slows in April

FILE - In this Wednesday, April 17, 2013, file photo Ford's Flat Rock Assembly Plant employees cheer as the millionth Ford Mustang is driven off the assembly line in Flat Rock, Mich. The Institute for Supply Management said Wednesday that its index of manufacturing activity slipped to 50.7 last month, down from 51.3 in March and the slowest pace this year. A reading above 50 indicates expansion. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)