Dow falls 832 points in third-worst day by points ever
NEW YORK -- The Dow plunged nearly 832 points on Wednesday, the third-worst point decline in history. All 30 Dow stocks were in the red, sending the index below 26,000 points for the first time in a month. The index fell by more than 3 percent. The S&P 500 posted its fifth straight decline, plummeting nearly 3.3 percent. And tech stocks got hit particularly hard. The Nasdaq dropped more than 4 percent in the worst percentage decline since June 2016.