| October 28th | 2020 5:11AM
Global stocks slide amid worries over virus cases, US aid
TOKYO (AP) — Global shares are mostly lower as countries tighten precautions to try to stem rising numbers of coronavirus infections.
France's CAC 40 dropped 3.5% in early trading to 4,565.93, while Germany's DAX dropped 3.3% to 11,663.00. Britain's FTSE 100 lost 2.3% to 5,595.22. U.S. shares were poised for declines, with Dow futures down 1.7% at 26,893.0, while S&P 500 futures were trading at 3,335.38, down 1.5%.