Japanese Stocks Fall as Berlusconi Struggles

Japanese Stocks Fall as Berlusconi Struggles

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The Nikkei 225 Stock Average fell 0.2 percent to 8,750.22 as of 9:24 a.m. in Tokyo. The broader Topix index dropped 0.3 percent to 748.54, after falling as much as 0.5 percent.