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Stocks tumble on China trade fears

U.S. stock tumbled yesterday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 473 points, as trade tensions grew between the United States and China. The S&P 500 and the Dow saw their second-biggest daily percentage drop of the year.

Uber drivers to strike over pay, benefits and the IPO


Boston Biz Journal