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Wall Street rises, focus turns to earnings from geopolitics

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By Sinead CarewNEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks closed higher on Monday, with the biggest boosts from technology and healthcare sectors as investors were optimistic about earnings season and appeared less worried about U.S.-led missile attacks in Syria.The weekend's air strikes marked the biggest intervention yet by Western countries against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and his ally Russia, which is facing further economic sanctions over its role in the conflict.Stocks had ended lower on Friday on worries about Syria. But investors seemed less anxious about he potential for retaliation ...

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First Published: Tue, April 17 2018. 07:03 IST
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