A passenger wears a protective mask at the Wall Street subway station in New York, on Monday, March 30, 2020.
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Futures contracts tied to the major U.S. stock indexes crept higher in the overnight session Wednesday, just hours after persistent pressure on tech stocks pushed the Dow Jones Industrial Average to its worst day since January.
An announcement that Colonial Pipeline has restarted its operations at 5 p.m. ET on Wednesday calmed some investors who had been concerned about its continued ability to supply the East Coast with…