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US: Wall St opens higher as trade war tensions ease


[NEW YORK] Wall Street's main indexes rose on Tuesday, extending their rally from the previous session as fears of a possible trade war between the United States and China eased.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 46.77 points, or 0.19 per cent, to 24,249.37. The S&P 500 gained 5.02 points, or 0.188825 per cent, to 2,663.57. The Nasdaq Composite rose 0.47 per cent to 7254.35.