Wall St. Succumbs to Rising Bond Yields, Sinking Health Stocks

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NEW YORK — U.S. stocks fell for the second straight day on Tuesday as healthcare stocks and rising bond yields weighed on all three major U.S. indexes.

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 361.83 points, or 1.37 percent, to 26,077.65, the S&P 500 lost 31.06 points, or 1.09 percent, to 2,822.47 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 64.02 points, or 0.86 percent, to 7,402.48.

(Reporting by Stephen Culp; Editing by Nick Zieminski)

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