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Investors brushed off early jitters about a potential slowdown in China and pushed the Dow to its highest close of the year.
U.S. stocks are closing higher, recovering some of their big loss from a day earlier, after a Federal Reserve official said he supported more measures to stimulate the economy.
The debt showdown in Washington is rattling the stock market again. Stocks fell Monday after Republican and Democratic lawmakers offered competing proposals to solve the nation's debt crisis.