Last updated Thursday, September 22, 2011 - 4:06pm
NEW YORK -- Investors on Wall Street and around the world sold stocks with abandon Thursday, more convinced than ever that a global recession is under way. The Dow Jones industrial average lost almost 400 points.
NEW YORK -- Stocks cut the day's steep losses by nearly half after Greece's finance minister said a conference call with debt inspectors was "productive and substantive." That gave investors some hope that Europe can contain its debt woes.