NEW YORK, Oct 1 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday asinvestors appeared confident that the first partial governmentshutdown in nearly two decades would be short-lived.
The Dow Jones industrial average was up 62.29 points,or 0.41 percent, at 15,191.96. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index was up 13.47 points, or 0.80 percent, at 1,695.02. TheNasdaq Composite Index was up 46.50 points, or 1.23percent, at 3,817.98.
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