U.S. consumer confidence slips in May

RHODE ISLAND’S average unleaded gas prices have consistently set new highs in recent months, reaching $5 per gallon for the first time on June 9. /ROGELIO V. SOLIS / ASSOCIATED PRESS FILE PHOTO
SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) – U.S. consumer confidence edged lower for the second consecutive month as Americans' view of their present and future prospects dimmed in the midst of persistent inflation. The Conference Board said Tuesday that its consumer confidence index dipped to 106.4 in May, from 108.6 in April. The business research group's present…

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