San Francisco Chronicle
Stocks slide on Syria fears; worst month for losses since May '12
Stocks dropped on the final trading day of August on Friday, with the Dow and S&P 500 posting their worst monthly declines since May 2012, as investors held off making large bets ahead of the Labor Day weekend amid escalating worries over Syria.
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