Sept 29 U.S. stocks opened lower on Thursday as investors assessed a set of economic data and comments from Federal Reserve officials ahead of Fed Chair Janet Yellen's speech.
The Dow Jones industrial average was down 8.49 points, or 0.05 percent, at 18,330.75, the S&P 500 was down 1.85 points, or 0.09 percent, at 2,169.52 and the Nasdaq composite was down 5.42 points, or 0.1 percent, at 5,313.13. (Reporting by Yashaswini Swamynathan in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil D'Silva)
UPDATE 1-Corruption charges against Brazil's Temer expected to come in waves -source
June 23 Brazil's top federal prosecutor will level corruption charges against President Michel Temer one at a time instead of making all the accusations at once, a strategy aimed at weakening his defense, a source with direct knowledge of the process told Reuters on Friday.
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WASHINGTON/MOSCOW, June 23 Western technology companies, including Cisco, IBM and SAP , are acceding to demands by Moscow for access to closely guarded product security secrets, at a time when Russia has been accused of a growing number of cyber attacks on the West, a Reuters investigation has found.