Stocks up a bit to finish down week

Posted: November 10, 2012 at 3:31 a.m.

The stock market finished one of the worst weeks of the year Friday, pushing Washington to work out a deal to avoid the tax increases and government spending cuts set to take effect Jan. 1.

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