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Big gains for retailers push S&P 500 higher; rates rise

NEW YORK/January 12, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Rising retailers pushed U.S. stock indexes further into record territory on Friday, and the Standard & Poor’s 500 index was on pace to close out its seventh week of gains in the last eight. Interest rates also climbed, and the yield on the two-year Treasury topped 2 percent for the first … Continue reading Big gains for retailers push S&P 500 higher; rates rise