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Dow dives 2,000 points on oil price war and coronavirus

Circuit breaker triggered on worst day since 2008 crisis after S&P 500 falls 7%

An oil price war between Saudi Arabia and Russia has rattled global markets.   © Reuters

NEW YORK -- U.S. stocks were hit with their worst one-day loss since the 2008 financial crisis on Monday, with the Dow diving over 2,000 points as crashing oil prices added to global fears over the new coronavirus.

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