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Pump the Brakes: The Stock Market and COVID-19

Pump the Brakes: The Stock Market and COVID-19

Skimm This - March 9, 2020 - 14:01

The markets took a nosedive today. And in response, Wall Street found the brakes and stepped on them. We’ll explain what happened and what it means moving forward. Meanwhile, the beginning of the week might have you dreaming about taking a vacation. But heads up: the US government is warning people against booking their dream cruise. Also on the show: Mexico City finds out what a day without women looks like.

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