Subscribe Register Login

AG hopeful Rutledge not registered to vote in state, clerk says

Tuesday, September 30, 2014, 7:28 p.m.
Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal

U.S. consumer prices rise 0.4 percent in May

By The Associated Press

This article was published June 17, 2014 at 11:09 a.m.

WASHINGTON — U.S. consumer prices increased in May by the largest amount in more than a year as the cost of food and gasoline showed big gains and airline fares jumped by the largest amount in 15 years.

The consumer price index rose 0.4 percent in May, the biggest one-month jump since a 0.6 percent increase in February 2013, the Labor Department reported Tuesday.

Over the past 12 months, consumer prices are up 2.1 percent. While that was the biggest 12-month price change since October 2012, it still left prices rising at a pace near the Federal Reserve’s 2 percent target.

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

Comments on: U.S. consumer prices rise 0.4 percent in May

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

TOP JOBS

  • Driver trainees

    truck drivertrainees needed!Learn to drive forStevens Transp...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Electrician

    electronics maintenance technicianalcoa Primary Metals is se...
    ARKADELPHIA, AR

  • Lpn

    Butterfield Trail Village is now accepting applications for:...
    FAYETTEVILLE, AR

  • Car detailing and reconditioning specialist

    Mint Auto Restoration and Detailing Come join the #1 Auto Re...
    ROGERS, AR

  • Sw

    memorial hospital Stilwell, OK We have recently added more P...
    STILWELL, Ok

Search 915 jobs >

Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal
Arkansas Online