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US Stocks Close Lower as Tech Sector Sell-Off Continues
April 29, 2016

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Losses in the tech sector, despite positive earnings from Facebook and Amazon.com, pushed U.S. stocks to close the…

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Rolls-Royce Unveils Six-Piece Luggage Set for $46,000
April 29, 2016

Rolls-Royce(NEW YORK) — Rolls-Royce owners now have the luxury of matching their luggage with their vehicle. The automaker has unveiled the…

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Facebook Reveals How Often Governments Asked For User Data
April 29, 2016

Chris Jackson/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Governments are asking Facebook for more data than ever before, according to the company’s bi-annual Global…

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Starbucks Opens Ferguson Location, Begins Plan to Open Stores in Lower-Income Areas
April 29, 2016

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(FERGUSON, Mo.) — Starbucks has opened its first store in Ferguson, Missouri, as part of a national push to…

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Google Will Stream GOP Convention Despite Backlash From Activists
April 29, 2016

Google(NEW YORK) — Google will once again live-stream the Republican National Convention and provide a host of services, despite pressure from…

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Consumer Spending Ticks Up Slightly in March
April 29, 2016

moodboard/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — American consumers dipped into their pockets a bit more last month. Consumer spending rose 0.1 percent in March,…

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Priceline CEO Darren Huston Resigns
April 28, 2016

Keith Beaty/Toronto Star via Getty Images(NORWALK, Conn.) — The Chief Executive Officer of the Priceline Group Darren Huston has resigned from…

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Profits and Sales Surge for Amazon
April 28, 2016

Amazon.com(NEW YORK) — Amazon has reported a $513 million profit in its first quarter, thanks to an almost 30 percent jump…

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Top 9 Best Wedding Registry Gifts for Engaged Couples
April 28, 2016

Hemera/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Wedding season is upon us, which means it’s time to start thinking about the best gifts for the…

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Dow Has Worst Day in Months, Thanks to Sinking Apple
April 28, 2016

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — U.S. stocks ended mostly in the red Thursday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average having its worst day…

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