US STOCKS-Wall St lower on China fears; NYSE back to business

miércoles 8 de julio de 2015 15:30 GYT

* NYSE resumes trade after three-hour halt

* Wall St maintains losses after Fed minutes

* Stock were already lower on China fears

* United Airlines shares fall after computer glitch halts flights

* Indexes down: Dow 1.17 pct, S&P 1.35 pct, Nasdaq 1.53 pct (Updates with resumption of NYSE trading)

By Noel Randewich

July 8 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks fell more than 1 percent in afternoon trading on Wednesday as market turmoil in China eclipsed Greece's debt crisis, while trading on the New York Stock Exchange resumed after a three-hour halt.

Wall Street maintained its losses after the release of minutes of a June Federal Reserve policy meeting in which officials cited Greece's debt crisis as a serious concern and said they needed to see more signs of a strengthening U.S. economy before raising interest rates.

The NYSE, a unit of Intercontinental Exchange Inc, resumed trade at 3:10 p.m. EDT after technical problem forced a suspension for more than three hours in the biggest outage to strike a U.S. financial market in nearly two years.   Continuación...