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Source: Common Domain

U.S. Treasury Bonds Weaken as Global Stocks Rally

Tuesday 11:48 GMT

Bond yields rose after a series of Treasury Department auctions were met with tepid demand, and investors expressed concerns that a U.S. spending plan could dramatically widen the budget deficit, increasing the supply of government bonds in the market.

The yield on the benchmark 10-year U.S. Treasury note was recently at 2.860%, according to Tradeweb, compared with 2.829% Friday. U.S. government bond prices fell Monday, resuming a recent slide, as shares from Europe to Asia rebounded from a global stock rout.

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Source: Global News

Trump visits Florida school shooting victims, ignores questions about gun control

Saturday 20:56 GMT

President Donald Trump came face-to-face Friday with hospitalized victims from the horrific school shooting in Florida and offered thanks to the doctors and nurses who helped the wounded, declaring “the job they’ve done is incredible.” Asked if he’d talked with victims, Trump added: “I did indeed, and it’s very sad something like that could happen.”

Trump and first lady Melania Trump came to Broward Health North Hospital to pay their respects to the medical professionals who had responded to the shooting in nearby Parkland.

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