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-Stock futures are mixed as the market continues to warm up to the idea of a Trump presidency. His comments on "60 Minutes" last night may have helped. Even European stocks seem to be joining in the Trump relief rally.
-Bonds continue to sell off as investors predict a pickup in economic growth and inflation under President-elect Donald Trump. The 30-year Treasury yield broke above 3 percent for the first time this year. The Trump sentiment also sent the U.S. dollar to an 11-month high.
-Republican National Convention Chairman Reince Preibus will be Trump's White House Chief of Staff. Steve Bannon, former president of the controversial Breitbart News, has been named "chief strategist and senior counsel."