People are reflected on the electronic stock board at a securities firm in Tokyo,Thursday, Sept. 22, 2011. Japan's Nikkei 225 stock average ended the morning session down 142.84 points, or 1.63 ... more 
People are reflected on the electronic stock board at a securities firm in Tokyo,Thursday, Sept. 22, 2011. Japan's Nikkei 225 stock average ended the morning session down 142.84 points, or 1.63 percent, at 8,598.32. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Koji Sasahara
Wed, Sep 21, 2011 11:12 PM EDT