Euro falls amid Greek standoff, but shares rebound


The euro fell on Tuesday as it appeared more likely that debt-stricken Greece would default or have to leave the single currency, while the US dollar rose at the start of a two-day meeting by the Federal Reserve. Stocks mostly rose on the day, with shares in both Europe and the United States rebounding after a two-day decline, though investors continued to closely monitor the situation with Greece.

Wall Street stocks were also supported by potential deal activity in the healthcare space. Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras lashed out.

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