World markets waver over U.S.-NKorea tension

Tokyo • Shares in Asia were mixed on Monday after U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, on a visit to South Korea, warned that U.S. patience with Pyongyang has run out. Many global markets were closed for Easter holidays. KEEPING SCORE: Markets were closed in France, Germany and Britain. U.S. shares were set to drift lower, with Dow futures slipping nearly 0.1 percent at 20,401. S&P 500 futures were also down 0.1 percent at 2,325.60. NORTH KOREA: The region remains jittery over North Korea’s nuclear w...

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