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U.S. business economists have sharply cut their growth forecasts for the April-June quarter and 2014, though they remain optimistic that the economy will rebound from a dismal first quarter.
U.S. wholesale stockpiles rose in May at the weakest pace in five months as companies kept their supplies in line with slower sales.
Fewer people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, driving down the level of applications to nearly the lowest in seven years.
U.S. employers advertised more jobs in May than in any month in the past seven years, a sign that this year's strong hiring trend is likely to continue.
Strong job growth lifted U.S. consumer confidence this month, as Americans looked past the economy's dismal first quarter performance.
Pfizer says an experimental drug has shown encouraging results in treating advanced breast cancer in an early clinical trial.