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BC-AS--Japan-Economy, 0144

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Japan's economy logs 1.4 percent annual growth in July-Sept<
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TOKYO (AP) - Japan reports its economy expanded at a 1.4 percent annualized rate in July-September, slowing from the previous quarter.
The preliminary data mark the seventh straight quarter of growth for the world's third-largest economy, the longest period of expansion since 2001. But growth slowed from a 2.6 percent annualized rate of growth in April-June.
The Cabinet Office reported Wednesday that strong ...