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ROME  | Italy’s populists brush off EU concerns about possible gov’t

ROME  — Italy’s two populist leaders are brushing off fears in Brussels and the markets over the outlines of their possible government, and are insisting they are close to a deal designed to help ordinary Italians. League leader Matteo Salvini and 5-Star Movement leader Luigi Di Maio said talks on a joint contract — covering … Continue reading ROME  | Italy’s populists brush off EU concerns about possible gov’t

US stocks brush off first wobble of the year to climb again

NEW YORK/January 11, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— U.S. stocks recovered from their first wobble of the year and climbed on Thursday. Energy stocks led the way after oil climbed to its highest price since 2014. The gains for indexes marked a return to calm for markets, which got a whiff of nervousness a day earlier after interest rates … Continue reading US stocks brush off first wobble of the year to climb again