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Stocks edge higher on earnings gains; Apple up

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NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are finishing slightly higher, led by the technology sector after Apple reported a big earnings gain. Apple also announced a stock split, a dividend increase and a larger share repurchase program. The stock gained 8 percent. Caterpillar also rose 2 percent after posting better-than-expected results. 3M was among those companies whose results disappointed investors. 3M...

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