Correction: Debt Rating-Markets

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Posted: Aug 09, 2011 9:19 AM
Correction: Debt Rating-Markets

In an Aug. 7 story about the expected impact on markets of the downgrade of the U.S. credit rating, The Associated Press erroneously said Spain was forced to accept a bailout because of its debt burden. Greece, Portugal and Ireland are the countries that have accepted bailouts.