Bimbo Bakeries is recalling packages of certain bread products across 11 states, after it received three consumer-reports of small pieces of glass found on the outside of the bread.
Potentially reflecting the recent sell-off on Wall Street, the University of Michigan released a report on Friday showing a bigger than previously estimated drop in U.S. consumer sentiment in the month of August.
Facing some criticism for his lack of foreign policy credentials, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker delivered an aggressive speech as part of his campaign for the Republican presidential nomination on Friday.
Following the volatility seen over the past several sessions, stocks turned in a lackluster performance during trading on Friday. The major averages spent much of the day bouncing back and forth across the unchanged line before closing roughly flat.