Stocks Rally on Government Rescue Plan

The Bush administration has decided that the country's financial crisis is too big and too urgent to fight piecemeal and is working on a massive government bailout that could cost taxpayers as much as $1 trillion. News of the plan provided a major boost to Wall Street today: The Dow Jones industrial average closed more than 380 points higher at just above 11,400. It marked the second consecutive three-digit rally for the Dow, which now stands at roughly the same level it closed at last week,...Full Story
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