World stocks plunge as contagion spreads
Trading was stopped on the Russian and Brazilian markets after steep drops. Stocks in Japan, Germany, Britain and Hong Kong plummeted.
In morning trading on Wall Street, the Dow Jones was down 402 points at 11:20 am ET.
Asian stock plunge
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