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 2018-06-19 22:11 

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Pizza Hut flaps about eliminating antibiotics from chicken wings, toppings by 2022...

Pizza Hut has pledged to end the use of antibiotics in its chicken. All wings and toppings will be raised without antibiotics by 2022....

 2018-06-19 22:01 

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GE, original member of Dow, booted from index; replaced with Walgreens Boots Alliance...

General Electric, an original member of the Dow, has been removed from the iconic stock index. Drug retail chain Walgreens Boots Alliance will replace it....

 2018-06-19 21:32 

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Can't choose between Sears and Kmart? Now can get two-in-one...

Sears, which has been shuttering dozens of locations, is doubling up at a New York City store where it's putting a small Kmart inside a long-standing Sears....

 2018-06-19 21:28 

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Starbucks pulling the plug on more of its worst-performing cafes...

It's part of a plan to reinvigorate the company, whose seeing growth slow....

 2018-06-19 20:53 

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Q: Pay off debt or Save for Retirement? A: Both...

Many experts suggest getting a start on retirement and then focusing the bulk of your money on high-interest debt....

 2018-06-19 20:11 

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Hardee's, Carl's Jr. chains part ways in fast-food image shakeup...

The parent of the Hardee's and Carl's Jr. chains, CKE, sees them now as distinct brands after spending heavily to co-brand them...

 2018-06-19 17:42 

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Starbucks' newest menu addition: The Mango Dragonfruit Refresher...

The drink is now available in the U.S. and Canada at participating Starbucks locations....

 2018-06-19 17:11 

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Soybean futuress plunge to nine-year low on US-China trade war fears...

Soybean futures for July delivery drop more than 7 percent to a low of $8.415 a bushel, their lowest since March 2009. A war of words between the U.S. and China picked up overnight, following announcements of tit-for-tat tariffs on $34 billion worth of im...

 2018-06-19 15:00 

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Sears will close more stores in 2018 and this mall operator is happy about it...

275 Sears and Kmart stores could close during 2018. As a result, many malls across the U.S. are about to be left with massive amounts of vacant square footage. However, massive mall REIT Simon Property Group is excited to get those blank canvases back to ...

 2018-06-19 14:45 

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Trade Wars: What 401(k) investors, consumers need to know...

How a trade war could affect your 401(k), your job and the prices you pay for products you buy....

 2018-06-19 14:27 

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US housing starts jumped 5 percent in May off pop in Midwest building...

The Commerce Department said Wednesday that housing starts rose to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.35 million, the strongest pace since July 2007. All of May's construction gains came from a 62 percent jump in the Midwest....

 2018-06-19 14:05 

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CVS launches prescription delivery nationwide...

The company also is starting same-day delivery in Boston, Miami, Philadelphia, San Francisco and Washington, D.C. Until now, it was just in New York....

 2018-06-19 14:00 

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Follow the dollar signs: 12 jobs with the highest starting salary...

Want to start off making some serious bucks? Here are 12 positions with strong starting salaries that'll make your entry into the working world far more lucrative....

 2018-06-19 13:27 

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BJ's Wholesale Club hoping to raise as much as $637.5 million in upcoming IPO...

In a regulatory filing Monday, BJ's Wholesale Club expects its initial public offering to be priced between $15 and $17 per share. Offering 37.5 million shares, the company could garner as much as $637.5 million with this move....

 2018-06-19 13:20 

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Elon Musk and Tesla cope with 'sabotage', space crunch for new Model 3 assembly line...

Electric car company Tesla and its CEO Elon Musk are battling reported sabotage and a space crunch for a new assembly line amid efforts to ramp up production of Model 3 vehicles. Tesla is trying to meet a goal of 5,000 cars per week by the end of June....

 2018-06-19 13:00 

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Career wrapping up? 3 moves to make in the year before you retire...

Gearing up to leave your full-time career? Here's what you need to do first. And the better you prepare for that scenario, the easier it'll be to transition into it when you want or need to....

 2018-06-19 12:27 

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New health insurance option from Trump administration would lower cost for fewer benefits...

The Trump administration is close to finalizing a health insurance option for small firms and self-employed people that would cost less but could cover fewer benefits than current plans, congressional officials and business groups said....

 2018-06-19 12:00 

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Does it pay to host the World Cup?...

In February, the United Bid published a press release with dazzling figures: $5 billion in short-term economic activity for the continent; 40,000 new jobs; myriad new tourists....

 2018-06-19 11:40 

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Roche paying $2.4B to acquire the rest of US-based Foundation Medicine...

Swiss drugmaker Roche's $2.4 billion deal for U.S.-based Foundation Medicine represents an increased bet on gene-guided treatments to combat cancers. The agreement representa a 29 percent premium over the June 18 value of Foundation Medicine's sha...

 2018-06-19 11:30 

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Ask HR: What can you do about workplace vulgarity? And how many work hours is too many?...

At the end of the day, you should assess whether management tolerates this kind of behavior and doesn't "walk the talk." If you continue to witness such actions, you might consider changing employers....

 2018-06-19 10:00 

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What's the most popular age to take Social Security? A Foolish Take...

Despite the prospects of getting larger payments from Social Security, 62 is still by far the most popular age for people to claim their Social Security, according to the government's most recent data....

 2018-06-19 10:00 

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What are the world's 5 biggest video-game companies? A Foolish Take...

The world's top 25 gaming companies generated $94.1 billion in combined software revenue last year, according to Newzoo, marking a 29 jump from 2016....

 2018-06-19 07:15 

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Asian stocks tumble after new Trump tariff threat...

U.S. stocks finished mixed in trading that ended before Trump issued his tariff threat. Household goods companies took some of the worst losses as the Standard & Poor's 500 index fell for the third time in four days....

 2018-06-19 06:12 

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Sam's Club is testing a new, smaller-format stores in select markets...

Sam's Club plans to open a small-format store in a Dallas neighborhood. The new location will be 32,000 square feet, about a third the size of the chain's typical warehouse....

 2018-06-19 06:00 

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Wealth of millionaires surges more than 10% to top $70 trillion for the first time...

The combined wealth of the world's millionaires rose for a sixth straight year and grew 10.6 percent to a record $70.2 trillion....

 2018-06-19 04:56 

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What the Frylus? McDonald's giving away free 'Frylus' selfie accessories Thursday...

With the purchase of a Quarter Pounder Thursday, get a free...

 2018-06-18 18:00 

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You can't afford to believe these three Social Security myths...

There's a lot of misinformation circulating with regard to Social Security, and if you don't learn to recognize fact from fiction, you won't make the most of those benefits. With that in mind, here are three glaring myths it pays to get to the...

 2018-06-18 17:50 

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Sears, Kmart stores ailing as CEO Eddie Lampert's hedge fund gets hundreds of millions...

As many Sears and Kmart stores appear to be on life support, CEO Edward Lampert's hedge fund, ESL Investments, is getting $200 million to $220 million in annual loan payments while Sears has steadily lowered spending on its struggling stores. At the s...

 2018-06-18 17:40 

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After nearly 35 years, HED Cycling continues to spin out innovation and growth...

HED Cycling has grown from a two-person operation in a garage into a 50 employee manufacturing facility in the last 30+ years....

 2018-06-18 17:11 

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The kind of plastic surgery people get depends on where they live -- study...

Check out what are the most popular plastic surgery procedures in your region....

 2018-06-18 15:49 

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Small businesses vulnerable to cyberattacks, then don't act, new survey finds...

Small businesses suffered a barrage of computer invasions last year but most took no action to shore up their security afterward. The survey found that 47 percent of small businesses reported that they had one attack in 2017, and 44 percent said they had ...

 2018-06-18 15:30 

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Real estate alternatives: 8 reasons millennials are choosing tiny homes...

Tiny homes offer an exciting living option somewhere between renting and buying and ever-practical young professionals are biting. Here are 8 reasons millennials are choosing tiny homes....

 2018-06-18 14:46 

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Tips for investing: How to play rising interest rates based on your age...

News that the Federal Reserve is continuing to raise short-term interest rates will change what you pay on your debts and earn on your savings. Whether you are about to retire or just starting out, here are some key considerations you want to think about ...

 2018-06-18 14:01 

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5 ways to build customer loyalty...

Building customer loyalty is a skill that can be learned. In fact, there are specific tactics and techniques your business can use that should keep customers coming back for more. Look to Facebook, Amazon and Netflix for examples....

 2018-06-18 13:01 

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Rent-A-Center goes private in $800 million sale to Vintage Capital...

Furniture and electronics rent-to-own company Rent-A-Center agreed to sell itself for more than $800 million to investment firm Vintage Capital....

 2018-06-18 13:00 

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Employment opportunities: Best US cities for job seekers in 2018...

According to a recent study, there are particular U.S. cities that are most benefiting from the current unemployment low. Here are the 10 best cities for job seekers in 2018 so far....

 2018-06-18 12:37 

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Who is missing out on economic recovery? America’s 30 poorest towns...

To determine America's poorest towns, 24/7 Wall Street reviewed household income data from the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey in every American town with a population between 1,000 and 25,000....

 2018-06-18 12:33 

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Actress Mary McCormack says husband's Tesla car shot flames in traffic...

The 'West Wing' star shared video of her husband's Tesla car shooting flames while in Southern California traffic. McCormack said in an accompanying tweet Friday that there was...

 2018-06-18 12:31 

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Bill Ford stands behind Ford CEO Jim Hackett: 'I love having him here'...

Ford CEO Jim Hackett is the right man for the job during these changing times in the car business, Bill Ford, the company's executive chairman, said in an interview. After about a year on the job, Hackett has been both praised as a visionary and criti...

 2018-06-18 12:27 

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What are America’s richest towns? New study lists the top 30...

To determine America's richest towns, 24/7 Wall Street reviewed household income data from the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey in every American town with a population between 1,000 and 25,000....

 2018-06-18 12:04 

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Planning a move? By 2021, these 8 states will have no income tax...

Hate paying tax? These 7 states (soon to be 8) will let you keep more of your hard-earned income....

 2018-06-18 11:50 

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Audi CEO Rupert Stadler arrested in Germany as Volkswagen emissions scandal lingers...

The CEO of Audi was arrested in Germany on suspicion of his involvement in the Volkswagen emissions scandal. Audi boss Rupert Stadler, accused of collusion, had so far survived the fallout from the scandal despite questions over the VW luxury brand's ...

 2018-06-18 10:00 

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Did home sales, housing starts bounce back in May? Upcoming reports should offer clues...

A batch of reports on housing -- builder sentiment, housing starts and existing home sales -- highlights a light week of economic news this week....

 2018-06-18 09:14 

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Google to invest $550 million in Alibaba rival JD.com...

Under the partnership, JD.com products will appear on Google's shopping service, giving JD.com access to consumers outside Asia, while Google can apply the Chinese e-commerce company's supply chain and logistics expertise to its technology....

 2018-06-18 06:00 

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Millennials are the worst when it comes to tipping...

Nearly two-thirds of Millennials tip below the standard 20 percent suggestion at restaurants. Many don't tip Uber and Lyft drivers at all, according to a Creditcards.com study....

 2018-06-18 06:00 

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3 reasons your Social Security payments could rise in retirement...

For the most part, what you get from Social Security is defined largely by the decisions that you make both during your career and when you retire. Earnings history plays a key role in determining the size of your benefit, as does the age at which you sta...

 2018-06-18 04:01 

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Trump's insults, tariffs inspire Canadians to organize boycott of U.S. goods...

Canadians are boycotting U.S. goods but history shows that the results of economic boycotts are mixed. Among the most successful was the Montgomery Bus Boycott....

 2018-06-17 21:12 

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Too rich to use a regular IRA? Try this workaround...

There's plenty of upside to being wealthy, and at least one downside: At higher incomes, the IRS shuts you out of some of the biggest benefits of individual retirement accounts....

 2018-06-17 20:00 

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3 things to consider before starting a business...

Owning a small business is in some ways a lifestyle choice. It can offer tremendous flexibility that you have to balance with increased responsibility. If you're out on your own, you have the ultimate responsibility for whether you get a paycheck or n...

 2018-06-17 19:35 

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Warner Bros. crackdown puts Dark Mark over Harry Potter festivals...

Harry Potter fans are upset with Warner Bros., as the Hollywood studio has stepped in to halt unofficial festivals celebrating the book and movie franchise....

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