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October 10, 2008 in Business
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Trader Kevin McCarthy holds his head as he works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Stocks plunged in the final minutes of trading Thursday, sending the Dow Jones industrials down more than 675 points, or more than 7 percent, to their lowest level in five years.

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Specialist Justin Bohan reacts as he works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Associated Press photos