Might it be that we have a new word to describe inflation? That's how we kick off the business news headlines today as the Labor Department released the latest numbers that reflected both an increase and a decrease. How can that be? Keep listening and we'll share. If you want to reach us on social media and if you're on Threads you can find us @Insight_On_Business. And you can hook up with us all day on Twitter or "X" @IOB_NewsHour and on Instagram. Here's what we've got for you today:
Inflation: Up? Down? What?
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