Friday, August 15, 2014
(New York, NY) -- Stocks are falling amid fears about the situation in Ukraine. There's a report that Ukrainian forces have engaged a Russian armored column on Ukraine's side of the border. According to the website of the Ukrainian president, he told British authorities that the column crossed the border during the night and was hit by Ukrainian artillery. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is down more than 100 points in early trading. The Nasdaq and S&P 500 are down about half a percent.