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In this Sept. 29, 2011 file photo, a woman and child leave a mall with purchases in Culver City, Calif. Consumers’ confidence in the economy fell in October to the lowest it’s been since 2009 when the U.S. was in the middle of a deep recession, according to a report released Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011, by a private research group.

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