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Provisions shoehorned into the Republican health care bill dangle extra money for Alaska and Wisconsin, home states of one GOP senator whose vote party leaders desperately need and another who co-sponsored the legislation, according to analysts who've studied the legislation - Full Story.

President Donald Trump added economic action to his fiery military threats against North Korea on Thursday, authorizing stiffer new sanctions in response to the Koreans' nuclear weapons advances. Its leader Kim Jong Un issued a rare statement, branding Trump as "deranged" and warning he will "pay dearly" for his threat to "totally destroy" the North if it attacks - Full Story.

China's Finance Ministry on Friday criticized the cut in the Standard & Poor's rating agency's credit rating on Chinese government borrowing as a "wrong decision" and said it ignores the country's economic strength - Full Story.

The Latest on Standard & Poor's cutting credit ratings for China (all times local): - Full Story.

Most Asian stock markets fell Friday as investors turned cautious following new U.S. sanctions targeting North Korea and a China credit rating downgrade - Full Story.

Facebook is slowly acknowledging the outsized - if unintended - role it played in the 2016 U.S. presidential elections - Full Story.

The Latest on Facebook and the Russia investigation (all times local): - Full Story.

Allstate expects insurance losses of about $593 million in August after Hurricane Harvey left a path of destruction along the Gulf Coast - Full Story.

House Republicans plan a retreat away from the Capitol next week to discuss a tax overhaul that congressional leaders have been working on for month - Full Story.

Updated: 9/22 2:20 AM

Market Overview

(09/21/2017 04:38 PM ET)
Dow22,359.2down -53.4
S&P 5002,500.6down -7.6
NYSE12,133.6down -13.9
NYSE MKT2,607.5down 0.0
NASDAQ6,422.7down -33.4
Trading Volume(mil): NASDAQ:1,781  NYSE:726

Key Indicators

U.S. 3mo T-Bills1.008down -0.012  14:59
Crude Oil50.60up +0.05  22:19
Gold1290.30down -21.70  15:12
LIBOR1.24down 0.00  06:55
$/Euro1.193up +0.004  16:00

World Markets

Amsterdam EOE528.47 -0.19Thu 12:05
Belgian 20 Price Index3,968.67 +3.18Thu 12:05
Frankfurt DAX12,600.03 +30.86Thu 11:44
Mexican IPC50,545.75 +181.80Thu 16:16
Nikkei 22520,347.48 +37.02Thu 02:15
Paris CAC 405,267.29 +25.63Thu 12:05
Seoul Composite2,406.50 -5.70Thu 05:03
Shanghai Composite3,357.81 -8.18Thu 03:00
Stockholm General572.20 +3.04Thu 11:35
Swiss Zurich9,134.13 +38.48Thu 11:30
Sydney All Ord5,716.70 -53.00Thu 02:39

U.S. Treasury Rates

U.S. - 5yr T-Notes1.89% +0.01Thu 14:59
U.S. - 10yr T-Notes2.28% +0.00Thu 14:59
U.S. - 30yr T-Notes2.81% -0.01Thu 14:59

Securities In The News

Facebook Inc.171.11-1.06Thu close