*Consumer spending rises 0.3 percent in July. WASHINGTON, Aug 28- U.S. consumer spending rose in July as households stepped up automobile purchases, offering further evidence of strength in the economy that could keep the door open to a Federal Reserve interest rate hike this year. The Commerce Department said consumer spending, which accounts for more than...» Read More
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