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US economy surges to 4.1 percent growth rate, but next it's expected to slow

WASHINGTON - Boosted by tax cuts, the U.S. economy surged this spring to grow at a robust 4.1 percent annual pace for its best quarterly performance since 2014, the Commerce Department reported Friday.

But with trade tensions still strong between the United States and some key trading partners, particularly China, analysts expect the April-through-June growth will be the

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