TOKYO - Asian shares sagged on Thursday after a retreat on Wall Street and falling crude oil prices rekindled investor anxiety over slowing global growth, while a mixed picture on Chinese manufacturing failed to impress markets.
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Consumer prices edged higher in September, up 1.7 percent year-over-year, according to data released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.