Stocks Plummet Yet Again, and This Time It’s France’s Fault

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NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 10:  Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange during morning trading on August 10, 2011 in New York City. Stocks fell sharply again today after a major rebound yesterday.  (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 10: Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange during morning trading on August 10, 2011 in New York City. Stocks fell sharply again today after a major rebound yesterday. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images) Photo: Mario Tama/2011 Getty Images

After a major rally yesterday, stocks fell again today amid fears that France's banking sector is looking shaky. The Dow, S&P, and NASDAQ were all down about 4 percent in the late morning trading. [Reuters]