Author: Associated Press

Dow plunges as Trump and China argue over tariffs

By DAMIAN J. TROISE AND ALEX VEIGA, AP BUSINESS WRITERS NEW YORK – The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged more than 700 points Monday as investors sought shelter from an escalating trade war between the U.S. and China. The Dow and S&P 500 index each fell more than 2% as investors sold trade-sensitive shares in a broad sell-off that extended…