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NEW YORK (AP) -- Stocks are edging further into record territory as encouraging news on hiring and manufacturing brings more buyers into the market. The Dow Jones industrial average gained 40 points today to close at 16,573, just three points below its all-time high. The S&P 500 increased five points to 1,890. The Nasdaq composite rose 8

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