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U.S. economic growth slows

Manufacturing slowed. Fewer homes were built. Cheaper gas failed to ignite consumer spending. Yet month after month, employers kept on hirin…

Buffalo Bills wide receiver Sammy Watkins (14) walks on the field before an NFL football game against the New York Jets Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, in East Rutherford.  (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Report: Watkins has offseason surgery

Bills wide receiver Sammy Watkins is recovering from offseason hip surgery, ESPN and NFL Network reported Friday. Watkins injured his hip du…