Archive: 02/08/18: Thursday
Stocks Tumble, As Dow Ends More Than 1,000 Points Lower
U.S. stocks tumbled on Thursday amid jitters over volatility prompted by huge swings earlier this week in the Dow Jones Industrial Average. After starting the day just below the 25,000 level, the Dow went on to crack below 24,000, collapsing as the close approached. It lost 1,032 points, or 4.2 percent, to end the day at 23,860.
OK AG Asking Trump To Pardon Court-Martialed Soldier
Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter has asked President Donald Trump to pardon Michael Behenna. In 2009, a military court convicted the former Army Ranger Platoon Leader of the execution-style gunshot murder of a suspected Iraqi informant in Iraq.