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U.S. retail sales up strong 1.1 percent in March

By The Associated Press

This article was published April 14, 2014 at 11:07 a.m.

WASHINGTON — U.S. retail sales in March rose by the largest amount in 18 months, led by strong gains in sales of autos, furniture and a number of other products.

The 1.1 percent jump reported by the Commerce Department on Monday was the best showing since September 2012. The government also revised February to a 0.7 percent gain, more than double its previous estimate.

Sales had fallen in January and December.

Read tomorrow's Arkansas Democrat-Gazette for full details.

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