BC-Business News Digest
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GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN-SKEWED ECONOMIC DATA _ The partial shutdown of the U.S. government has begun to make it harder to assess the health of the economy by delaying or distorting key reports on growth, spending and hiring. By Christopher Rugaber. UPCOMING: 800 words, photo at 3 a.m.
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FINANCIAL MARKETS — A report on global markets, starting in Asia and updated through the close of trading on Wall Street.
CONSUMER PRICES _ The Labor Department reports on U.S. consumer prices for December. By Christopher Rugaber. UPCOMING: 130 words after release of report at 8:30 a.m., 350 words by 9:15 a.m.