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Evidence mounts on slower U.S. economic growth

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. economy showed fresh signs of slower growth in the second quarter, with factory activity slipping in the mid-Atlantic region while groundbreaking declined at home construction sites. Full story

Nasdaq briefly off 1 percent, data weighs

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Nasdaq Composite briefly fell more than 1 percent on Thursday after data showed future economic activity fell in March for the first time in seven months and the pace of factory activity growth in the mid-Atlantic region unexpectedly slowed. Full story

Wall Street hits session lows after data

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stocks hit session lows on Thursday after a gauge of future economic activity fell in March for the first time in seven months and factory activity in the mid-Atlantic region unexpectedly contracted in April. Full story

East Coast Braces for Big Storm

   Heavy rains and flooding are expected in the Mid-Atlantic states, but high winds may be felt from the Carolinas up, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson.

East Coast Power Outages

   Almost two million people in the Mid-Atlantic states are facing another night without power, with CNBC's Seema Mody and NBC News Steve Handlesmen.

Summertime living

   Celebrating the warm summer months, as schools let out and the cooling off begins

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