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Growth frozen as Q1 GDP grows just 0.1%

Pullback comes as snow blankets country's eastern half, hitting economic activity


THE US economy barely grew at all in the first quarter as harsh winter weather chilled investment and exports dropped. The stall occurred even as consumer spending on services rose by the most in 14 years.

Gross domestic product (GDP) grew at a 0.1 per cent annualised...

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