US retail sales rise a healthy 1.7%, as Americans shrug off higher prices and spend more on appliances, cars and at home

WASHINGTON (AP) — US retail sales rise a healthy 1.7%, as Americans shrug off higher prices and spend more on appliances, cars and at home.

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