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Dow has worst four-day start to a year on record. The global market freakout of 2016 just got worse.
The latest scare came on Thursday as China's stock market crashed 7 percent overnight and crude oil plummeted to the lowest level in more than 12 years.
The Dow dropped 392 points on Thursday. The S&P 500 fell 2.4 percent, while the Nasdaq tumbled 3 percent.
The wave of selling has knocked the Dow down 911 points, or more than 5 percent so far this year. That's the worst four-day percentage loss to start a year on record, according to FactSet stats that go back to 1897. The Nasdaq, down over 6 percent in 2016, is off to its bleakest start since 2000.
Native tribe blasts Oregon takeover.
The leaders of the Burns Paiute tribe have a message for the men and women who have taken over the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge outside Burns, Oregon: "Go home. We don't want you here."
The message came from several tribe members whose ancestors fought and died over po