Jet downing, weak earnings rattle stock market

Weak indicator for the housing market also a factor
Jet downing, weak earnings rattle stock market

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by Associated Press | July 17, 2014


Stocks are closing sharply lower as traders worried about an escalation of tensions between Russia and the West following the downing of a passenger plane in eastern Ukraine.

Traders were also unsettled by poor corporate earnings and a weak indicator for the housing market.

The Dow Jones industrial average fell 161 points, or 0.9 percent, to close at 16,976 Thursday.

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