US consumer prices up 6.2 per cent in October, highest in 30 years: Government

US consumer prices rose again in October, up 6.2 percent from the same month last year, the government said on Wednesday. This was the biggest annual jump in the Consumer Price Index (CPI) since November 1990 and was driven by increases in gasoline, automobile and food prices, according to Labor Department data. The CPI rose … Read more