Drop in stocks caps market's worst month since May '12

In this Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013 photo, trader Timothy Pastina, left, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.  Stock futures rose on an improving employment landscape and new figures released Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, that show that U.S. economic growth has been stronger than was once thought.  (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
In this Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013 photo, trader Timothy Pastina, left, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Stock futures rose on an improving employment landscape and new figures released Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, that show that U.S. economic growth has been stronger than was once thought. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
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