Japan World Markets

May 9, 2012 - 2:55 AM
A man walks by the electronic stock board of a securities firm showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index, top left, dropped 127.54 points to 9,054.11 in Tokyo Wednesday, May 9, 2012. Asian stock markets fell Wednesday, spooked by disappointing U.S. corporate earnings and fears that political turmoil in debt-crippled Greece is pushing it closer to financial disaster. (AP Photo/Itsuo Inouye)