US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St extends losses as Kerry speaks on Syria

NEW YORK Fri Aug 30, 2013 1:20pm EDT

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NEW YORK Aug 30 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks extended losses on Friday as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said the U.S. is not alone in its will to act following the Syrian chemical weapons attack.

The Dow Jones industrial average was down 69.49 points, or 0.47 percent, at 14,771.46. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index was down 8.91 points, or 0.54 percent, at 1,629.26. The Nasdaq Composite Index was down 37.11 points, or 1.03 percent, at 3,583.19.