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Europe stocks rise despite Greece plunge; Asia closes down

European stocks mostly rose, shrugging off a 22 percent plunge in the Athens benchmark, which reopened after a five-week shutdown. Asian shares closed lower on evidence of weakness in Chinese manufacturing. KEEPING SCORE: Germany's DAX rose 1.1 percent to 11,432.31 and France's CAC 40 gained 0.8 percent to 5,123.51. Britain's FTSE 100 was up 0.1 percent at 6,701.13. Greece's stock market opened more than 22 percent lower as it reopened from a shutdown brought on by the near collapse of the country's financial system during its high-wire bailout negotiations. It recovered slightly, to trade 17 percent lower. On Wall Street, Dow futures were up 0.1 percent and S&P...

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