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U.S. stocks close higher as Greece debt talks proceed

U.S. stocks close higher as Greece debt talks proceed

New twists in the Greek debt crisis led to a choppy day of trading on Tuesday, as a late turn left the stock market with a modest gain. Greece and its creditors held talks in Brussels on Tuesday to discuss how to keep the country from falling out of the euro. Reports out late in the day said European officials considered providing Greece with emergency funding to help it avoid defaulting on its debts. Greece has little time left before its banks run out of cash. “It's all Greece all the time,” said Burt White, chief investment officer at LPL Financial. Major indexes drifted lower in early trading, then dropped further around midday, pushing the Standard &...

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