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U.S. dollar ticks up

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

NEW YORK, Aug. 10 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. dollar jumped in late trading on Friday.
The dollar index, which measures the greenback against six major peers, was up 0.89 percent to 96.359 at 3:00 p.m. (2000 GMT).