US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street slumps after China delegates cancel U.S. farm visit

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    Sept 20 (Reuters) - Wall Street's main indexes dropped
sharply on Friday after Chinese agriculture officials who were
due to visit U.S. farm states next week canceled their trip to
Montana, dampening early optimism on U.S.-China trade talks.
    At 1:18 p.m. ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average  .DJI  was
down 119.02 points, or 0.44%, at 26,975.77, the S&P 500  .SPX 
was down 16.97 points, or 0.56%, at 2,989.82. The Nasdaq
Composite  .IXIC  was down 85.32 points, or 1.04%, at 8,097.56.

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