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Dow Jones Industrial Average Falls 140 Points as Tech Sector Gives Up Gains

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 141 points in premarket trading as tech stocks continued to weigh on investor sentiment.

A brutal earnings report for one of the industry's top chipmakers has complemented a difficult PR battle for the world's top social media company (more below).

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Dow Jones Today Stages Recovery as Italian Political Fears Continue to Shake Markets

The Dow Jones today rose 110 points as investors took stock after yesterday's broad selloff.

On Tuesday, the Dow dropped 391 points after the Italian parliament failed to form a coalition government over the weekend.

Italy, Europe's third largest economy and eighth largest globally, has faced increasingly volatile economic conditions in recent years as the nation's embrace of the single European market and common currency has cooled.