U.S. stocks opened lower on Friday as the volatility continued in what has been an extremely turbulent week on Wall Street. The Dow sunk 95 points, or 0.6%, while the S&P 500 slipped 0.4% and the Nasdaq dropped 0.3% during morning trading.
Consumer confidence declined in August to a three-month low as recent stock-market turbulence weighed on Americans' outlook for the U.S.
TORONTO Noel Biderman, the chief executive of infidelity website Ashley Madison's parent company, has left the company effective immediately, Avid Life Media said on Friday.
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. The Pentagon is teaming up with Apple, Boeing, Harvard and others to develop high-tech sensory gear flexible enough to be worn by people or molded onto the outside of a jet.
NEW YORK - Mylan NV's shareholders approved the company's hostile pursuit of Perrigo Co. and the generic drugmaker hopes to push ahead with a formal offer soon.