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The Dow Jones Industrial Average suffered its biggest percentage loss since the 1987 crash on Monday amid fears about the extent of the coronavirus' impact on the United States' economy.

That leading Wall Street blue-chip indicator closed down 2,997.10 points, or 12.93 percent, to 20,188.52. The Dow is now more than 30 percent off its intra-day, 52-week high of 29,568.57, which was set on Feb. 12.