Wall Street declines on tech selloff, North Korea concernBy Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street dipped on Monday, as a selloff in technology shares weighed heavily on the Nasdaq, while the most recent statement from North Korea’s to Washington added to a cautious tone. North Korea’s foreign minister said President Donald Trump had declared war on the country and it reserved the right to take countermeasures, including shooting down U.S. bombers even if they are not in its airspace. The White House disputed the declaration, calling the suggestion “absurd.” The comments buoyed safe-haven assets, those that are favoured by investors in times of crisis, with gold up 1 percent and the Japanese yen strengthened 0.26 percent versus the greenback at 111.71 per dollar.


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