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Nikkei Suffers 3rd-Biggest Drop On Nuclear Worries

Tokyo stocks continued their swoon Tuesday, with the Nikkei Stock Average closing the day down 10.55% or 1,015.34 points lower at 8,605.15, after it was reported that radiation is escaping from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant operated by Tokyo Electric Power Co. (9501) following a series of explosions there