US consumer prices increased a slight 0.1% in May and 1.8% from a year ago, evidence that inflation is muted

WASHINGTON — US consumer prices increased a slight 0.1% in May and 1.8% from a year ago, evidence that inflation is muted.

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Conventional tax proposals in an unconventional US campaign

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In this unconventional campaign season, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton have produced two conventional tax plans that mostly track their parties' long-standing views

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