9. -- Family Dollar (FDO) said it will cut jobs and close about 370 underperforming stores as it tries to reverse sagging sales and earnings. The discount store operator also will permanently lower prices on about 1,000 basic items.

The company didn't provide details on how many jobs it would cut. 

10. -- Samsung's Galaxy S5 smartphone goes on sale Friday around the globe. It will cost about $200 with a two-year service agreement.