(Updates to close) By Elizabeth Lazarowitz NEW YORK, April 23 (Reuters) - Stocks rose for a third straight day on Friday as strong results from Microsoft Corp. gave tech shares a boost, but investors' jitters about higher interest rates capped gains in blue chips and the broad Standard & Poor's 500 index . Higher revenue at Microsoft added to evidence that the economy and corporate earnings are on the mend, prompting a buying spree of stocks in the technology sector. "The ...
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