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Little to save US stocks from continuing slide

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell more than 620 points, wiping out significant gains earlier in the week, for its fourth straight weekly decline.

WITH a cry of havoc, US President Donald Trump let loose the dogs of trade war, threatening to bury the 2019 stockmarket rally.

That rally was predicated on the belief that central bankers would keep the global economy ticking over long enough for the US and China to patch up the trade...

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