Financial Markets Are Lower On European Worries Asian markets ended mostly lower and European stocks are also down, in part because of worries about government debt in European Union countries. There are fears that Greece might default and that the debt crisis could spread to other countries.
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Financial Markets Are Lower On European Worries

Financial Markets Are Lower On European Worries

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Asian markets ended mostly lower and European stocks are also down, in part because of worries about government debt in European Union countries. There are fears that Greece might default and that the debt crisis could spread to other countries.

RENEE MONTAGNE, Host:

NPR's business news starts with stock markets taking a dip.

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MONTAGNE: Asian markets ended mostly lower and European stocks are also down, in part because of worries about government debt in EU countries. There are fears that Greece might default, and the continuing concern that the debt crisis could spread to other countries.

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