Dow Drops 348 Points

Weak economic reports spark concerns about a recession as investors also worry about Friday's House vote on the financial rescue package

Investors stayed in a selling mood Thursday, sending major U.S. stock indexes skidding amid concerns about the fate of the revised financial-system rescue plan the Senate passed Wednesday night. The bill includes tax incentives designed to entice reluctant House Republicans. But earmarks added to the bill make the outcome of Friday's House vote uncertain.

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