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U.S. Markets Drop After S&P Downgrade

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U.S. Markets Drop After S&P Downgrade

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U.S. Markets Drop After S&P Downgrade

U.S. Markets Drop After S&P Downgrade

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Investors reacted to Standard & Poor's downgrade of American credit by selling off U.S. stocks. Monday was the first trading day since S&P downgraded the U.S. government's credit rating on Friday.