Markets are down as investors eagerly await the, results of the Federal Reserve's latest meeting, hoping for another round of quantitative easing. Meanwhile earnings have one Dow component surging ahead, while a small tech company is cut nearly in half after cutting guidance. Get today's big stories by watching the video
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