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Dollar Climbs on U.S. Jobs Data as Treasuries Retreat

The dollar strengthened and Treasuries fell after American payrolls rose more than forecast and the jobless rate tumbled. The ruble weakened and Ukraine bonds declined as the government in Kiev sent troops to retake a rebel stronghold.

Dollar Heads for Weekly Drop Before Fed Considers Stimulus Taper

The dollar headed for its biggest weekly decline in six weeks as weaker-than-forecast economic data prompted investors to pare bets of an aggressive reduction in monetary stimulus at the Federal Reserve's policy meeting next week.


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