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Watch: Shapiro & Klavan Debate Trump’s Economy

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h4HLkA3TNV0

Toys R Us to make a small comeback with 2 stores this year, one...

The first two new Toys R Us stores — one in Texas, the other in New Jersey — will open in November as part of a small comeback of the defunct iconic...

AMAZON: ‘Prime Day’ sold more items than ‘Black Friday’ and ‘Cyber Monday’ combined

Amazon.com Inc. AMZN, -0.64% said Wednesday that this year's two-day Prime Day shopping event was the biggest shopping event in the company's history, surpassing Black Friday and Cyber Monday combined. More...

Banks warn investors about fed rate cuts

A few of the largest U.S. banks on Tuesday warned investors of the effect multiple interest rate cuts by the Federal Reserve could have on their bottom lines throughout the rest of...

RECORD: S&P 500 hits 3,000 for the first time

Stocks reached record highs Wednesday after testimony from Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell bolstered the case for easier monetary policy in the U.S. The S&P 500 briefly broke above 3,000 for...

Amazon & Microsoft battling for US ‘war cloud’ system

Amazon and Microsoft are battling it out over a $10 billion opportunity to build the U.S. military its first “war cloud” computing system. But Amazon’s early hopes of a shock-and-awe victory may...

$15 an hour not enough: Amazon workers plan to strike on Prime Day

Amazon.com Inc. warehouse workers in Minnesota plan to strike during the online retailer’s summer sales extravaganza, a sign that labor unrest persists even after the company committed to paying all employees at...

Jobs, Jobs, Jobs: Economy added 224,000 jobs in June

A record 157,005,000 people were employed in June, the most since February and the 19th record of Trump's presidency, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported  on Friday. And the...

Alexa saves your voice logs – FOREVER

Last month, Senator Sen. Chris Coons (D-DE) wrote a letter to Amazon pressing the company for detail on its data retention practices. His line of questioning drew from CNET’s reporting that Amazon retains transcripts of all...

Watch: Understanding stocks – why they go up & down

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MAGA: Record Economic Expansion

The U.S. broke its record for time without an economic recession Monday as it began the 121st consecutive month of gross domestic product (GDP) growth since the 2008 recession.

Man who designed iPhone is leaving Apple, Stocks drop 1%

Jony Ive, Apple’s chief design officer, is leaving the company, Apple announced on Thursday. Apple stock dropped 1% on the news in after-hours trading. Ive is considered one...

Consumer confidence falls breaking 3-month streak

The Conference Board’s Consumer Confidence Index tumbled to 121.5 in June, dropping from a downwardly revised reading of 131.3 in May and snapping three consecutive months of improvements. June’s results missed...

Shipping companies in trouble: ‘Uber Freight’ is picking up steam

Two years ago, Uber has announced its launch of 'Uber Freight.' Saying "Uber technology has revolutionized the way people move. Now, we’re doing the same for the freight industry."

Mortgage rates fall below 4%, their lowest point in 92 weeks

The benchmark 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell this week to 3.99 percent from 4.04 percent, according to Bankrate’s weekly survey of large lenders. The downward trend continues as rates slid from 4.70 percent...

Facebook to roll out cryptocurrency, experts call it ‘invasive surveillance’

Facebook unveiled its own cryptocurrency. It will be named ‘Libra’ and is set to be officially rolled out in 2020 So far, Facebook has enlisted 28 firms, including...

Morgan Stanley: Business conditions worst level since ’08

Market watch reports the business environment is deteriorating — fast. That is according to a gauge of business conditions tracked by Morgan Stanley, which said in a recent note...

UP & UP: Stocks near all-time high

CNBC reports the next big test for the stock market will be whether the major indexes can break through all-time highs, just a short distance away. Stocks have rallied...

SICK: Execs of 180 companies sign that abortion is good for business

A letter signed by executives of 180 companies pushes for abortions saying it is good for businesses and the economy. The letter read: “When...

Prime Air: Amazon to start done deliveries ‘within months’

Fox business reports Amazon announced Wednesday at its re:MARS Conferencein Las Vegas that the company will be delivering packages to its customers via drones “within months.” Jeff Wilke, the CEO...