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Stocks slide as worries about Ukraine build
Stocks slide as worries about Ukraine build

The stock market fell to its lowest point since May as traders worried that tensions between Russia and Ukraine could flare up. Renewed concerns that tensions could flare up between Russian and Ukraine pushed U.S. stocks sharply lower Tuesday. The market had been moderately lower all day, weighed down by a disappointing earnings forecast from retail giant Target and a report on China that showed the world's second-largest economy was slowing down. The selling accelerated in afternoon trading. The Dow Jones industrial average fell nearly 200 points at one point, but recovered some of those losses in the last 30 minutes of trading. Several traders pointed to news reports of a...

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