Salon.com 2013.08.26 18:12
By Christopher S. Rugaber
Topics: From the Wires, 4 News, News
WASHINGTON (AP) - Orders for long-lasting U.S. factory goods fell sharply
last month as demand for commercial aircraft plummeted and businesses spent
less on computers and electrical equipment.
The Commerce Department said Monday that orders for durable goods plunged
7.3 percent in July, the steepest drop in nearly a year.
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