UNDATED (WHTC) -- The stock market took a major nose-dive today on the news that Argentina defaulted on its debt for the second time in 13 years. Another factor contributing to the plunge is the standoff between the West and Russia over Ukraine. Dawn Phillips, of Hilliard Lyons said local manufacturers were also affected by the news.
The Dow Jones finished down 316 points today to close at 16,563.
Story by; Diane E Coston