NEW YORK Aug 28 (Reuters) - The dollar got a lift from better-than-expected U.S. growth data on Thursday as the euro fell amid reawakened investors' worries about a serious escalation in tensions between Ukraine and Russia.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 97 points, or 0.6%, to 17022 in early trading, on pace for its first decline of the week. The S&P 500 declined nine points, or 0.5%, to 1990, while the Nasdaq Composite dropped 21 points, or 0.5%, to 4547.
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(Reuters) - Dollar General Corp (DG.N) said it remained committed to acquiring rival Family Dollar Stores Inc (FDO.N), pointing to a prolonged battle for dominance of the deep discount retail sector in the United States.
Russian hackers attacked JPMorgan Chase & Co. and at least four other banks this month in a coordinated assault that resulted in the loss of gigabytes of customer data, according to two people familiar with the investigation.