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Friday, 09 February 2018 - 11:12
Dow Jones index drops more than 1,000 points, extending stock market's historic losses
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Stocks fell sharply on Thursday(Feb.08) as strong earnings and economic data were not enough to quell jitters on Wall Street about higher interest rates.

The Dow Jones industrial average closed 1,032.89 points lower at 23,860.46, entering correction territory.

The 30-stock index also closed at its lowest level since November 28.

The Dow is also on track to post its biggest weekly decline since October 2008.
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