WASHINGTON — Consumer prices were unchanged in November, after falling 0.1% in October on a seasonally adjusted basis, the Labor Department reported Friday.

The core consumer price index, which excludes food and energy, rose 0.2% for the month. Economists polled by Thomson Reuters had projected CPI and core consumer prices would each rise 0.1%.

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