Article Photos: Stocks sink as US consumer spending worries deepen 1/5

FILE - In  this  Friday, Nov. 22, 2013, file photo, trader Michael Iervoline works on his handheld devices on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stock futures are falling Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, as investors await a raft of economic data this week to gauge when the Federal Reserve will start reducing its economic stimulus. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)