The stock market is dropping modestly following last week's run toward Dow 13,000. Over the weekend, Warren Buffett's annual letter to investors pointed to stocks as a better bet than bonds or gold, but that didn't take the sting out of the meeting of the Group of 20 and its message that Europe will need to spend even more money to resolve its sovereign debt crisis. Just before 11 a.m. EST, the Dow Jones Industrials
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