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Federal Reserve Raises Interest Rate

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Federal Reserve Raises Interest Rate

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Federal Reserve Raises Interest Rate

Federal Reserve Raises Interest Rate

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The Federal Reserve raises a key short-term interest rate another quarter of a point, in an attempt to keep inflation under control as the economy continues to show signs of improvement. NPR's Jim Zarroli reports.

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