First Minister Carwyn Jones rang the Opening Bell at the New York Stock Exchange on Wall Street today to signal the start of trading.
Mr Jones is visiting the USA to raise the profile of Wales as a business destination.
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We featured the story of Ted Owens' heroism in 2012 when he returned to the spot where he was wounded during the Normandy landings.
Sunny spells during the evening with isolated showers easing away, although it will cool off quite quickly.
Welsh soldiers have joined hundreds of others from across the country training in Norfolk.