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Ford CEO Jim Hackett reveals details about how he's reinventing the 114-year-old car company (F)
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Ford CEO Jim Hackett reveals details about how he's reinventing the 114-year-old car company (F)

Ford has developed a massive development plan for a new-mobility corridor stretching from Detroit through its revamped headquarters in Dearborn to...

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City living is notoriously expensive — but you can find the most affordable neighborhoods in 9 major US cities using this interactive map
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City living is notoriously expensive — but you can find the most affordable neighborhoods in 9 major US cities using this interactive map

Using data from RENTCafé, we found the most expensive and most affordable neighborhoods in nine major US cities. The findings show a sharp contrast...

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Canada Goose soars after posting a surprise profit (GOOS)
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Canada Goose soars after posting a surprise profit (GOOS)

Canada Goose posted a surprise profit of $0.09 a share on Friday. Shares of the retailer surged more than 27% in early trading following the...

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30 AND UNDER: These are the rising stars in tech who are driving innovation
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30 AND UNDER: These are the rising stars in tech who are driving innovation

Changing the world takes vision, grit, and hard work. And it takes just enough crazy to believe you might actually pull it off. That's what makes...

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A minimum-wage worker needs 2.5 full-time jobs to afford a one-bedroom apartment in most of the US
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A minimum-wage worker needs 2.5 full-time jobs to afford a one-bedroom apartment in most of the US

Many minimum-wage workers can't even afford a modest one-bedroom apartment, according to the National Low Income Housing Coalition's annual report....

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‘I ultimately am not afraid to get fired': Leaked audio captures Whole Foods CEO John Mackey describing clashes with Amazon (AMZN)
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‘I ultimately am not afraid to get fired': Leaked audio captures Whole Foods CEO John Mackey describing clashes with Amazon (AMZN)

Whole Foods CEO John Mackey says the grocery chain's same-store sales are growing again under Amazon, but that the two companies have had "many,...

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From affordable housing to money transfers for immigrants — a $1 billion impact investor explains how she makes money while making the world a better place
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From affordable housing to money transfers for immigrants — a $1 billion impact investor explains how she makes money while making the world a better place

Rekha Unnithan leads Nuveen's impact investing team which oversees nearly $1 billion in assets.  Unnithan says her investments include affordable...

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New York is the most influential city of today, but it's only the second most important city of the future
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New York is the most influential city of today, but it's only the second most important city of the future

New York is the most influential city in the world today, according to a new report from global business-consulting firm AT Kearney. That might...

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Amazon has been quietly evolving Prime's look, and it signifies massive changes to the service (AMZN)
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Amazon has been quietly evolving Prime's look, and it signifies massive changes to the service (AMZN)

Amazon quietly updated the logos for all of its Prime services earlier this year, dropping the word Amazon. Prime is now a brand in its own right....

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The income needed to afford a median-priced home in every San Francisco Bay Area county
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The income needed to afford a median-priced home in every San Francisco Bay Area county

A new report details the minimum income needed to qualify for a loan to buy a median-priced home across the San Francisco Bay Area's nine counties....

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Homes in America are selling at a record pace, and the implications for buyers and sellers are significantly different
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Homes in America are selling at a record pace, and the implications for buyers and sellers are significantly different

Homes are spending the shortest time on the market in the eight years Trulia has been keeping track.  That's great for sellers who want to close...

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One of New York City's most famous department stores will close after selling to WeWork. Here's what it looked like during a recent visit.
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One of New York City's most famous department stores will close after selling to WeWork. Here's what it looked like during a recent visit.

Lord & Taylor's flagship store in Manhattan was sold to WeWork for $850 million in October. The retailer said it would rent around 25% of the space...

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The San Francisco Bay Area’s housing crisis is so out of control, a median-priced home costs $820,000 — here are 5 ways to help fix the problem
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The San Francisco Bay Area’s housing crisis is so out of control, a median-priced home costs $820,000 — here are 5 ways to help fix the problem

 The San Francisco Bay Area is one of the most unaffordable places to live in the US. A new report explores several solutions that could alleviate...

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The 24 most expensive cities around the world to rent a 2-bedroom apartment
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The 24 most expensive cities around the world to rent a 2-bedroom apartment

Hong Kong is the most expensive city in the world to rent a two-bedroom apartment, according to a report from Deutsche Bank.  Average rent prices...

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We visited the controversial, award-winning Trump Winery in Charlottesville — and it was a shockingly good experience
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We visited the controversial, award-winning Trump Winery in Charlottesville — and it was a shockingly good experience

President Donald Trump's son Eric runs a vineyard and winery in Charlottesville, Virginia. The Trumps bought it in 2011, but a legal disclaimer on...

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15 maps that show how much things cost around the world
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15 maps that show how much things cost around the world

Deutsche Bank has released its annual "Mapping the world's prices" report, highlighting the cost of living in 50 global cities. We mapped the...

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Foot Locker beats big on earnings (FL)
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Foot Locker beats big on earnings (FL)

Foot Locker beat on both the top and bottom lines. Its gross margin fell and expenses rose as it built out its digital operations. Shares were up...

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The top 10 cities in America where you're most likely to live next door to a millionaire
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The top 10 cities in America where you're most likely to live next door to a millionaire

  Millionaires make up nearly one-sixth of the American population. Looking at cities with more than 50,000 residents, Kiplinger revealed the 10...

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The average millennial will spend over $200,000 on rent before buying a house — but Gen Z will spend even more
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The average millennial will spend over $200,000 on rent before buying a house — but Gen Z will spend even more

Generation Z renters will spend more money on rent before they buy a home than any previous generation, according to a report from HotPads. Gen Z...

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Salesforce moved into a new $1 billion skyscraper in San Francisco, and the offices are unlike anything we've seen (CRM)
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Salesforce moved into a new $1 billion skyscraper in San Francisco, and the offices are unlike anything we've seen (CRM)

There's no place like home. That is, unless you work in the newly opened Salesforce Tower in San Francisco, where employees at Salesforce's new...

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Nobody wants to buy the 'Versailles in Manhattan,' a $19.75 million Upper East Side townhouse that has been on and off the market for 15 years
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Nobody wants to buy the 'Versailles in Manhattan,' a $19.75 million Upper East Side townhouse that has been on and off the market for 15 years

The "Versailles in Manhattan," an Upper East Side townhouse, has been on and off the New York real estate market since 2003. Its highest asking...

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The mayors of 2 major US cities blame 2 big factors for Americans' low wages
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The mayors of 2 major US cities blame 2 big factors for Americans' low wages

When asked about the slow growth of the US economy, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Newark Mayor Ras Baraka both said that urban inequality and a...

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Kohl's jumps after beating across the board and raising guidance (KSS)
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Kohl's jumps after beating across the board and raising guidance (KSS)

Kohl's first-quarter earnings beat on both the top and bottom lines.  Comparable sales increased 3.6%, surpassing the 2.7% estimate.  Kohl's raised...

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JC Penney tumbles as its CEO heads to Lowe’s (JCP, LOW)
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JC Penney tumbles as its CEO heads to Lowe’s (JCP, LOW)

JC Penney chief executive Marvin Ellison will be the new CEO of Lowe's.  Shares of the embattled chain sank as much as 8%.  Follow JCP stock in...

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Victoria's Secret can't pin its struggles on the retail apocalypse (LB)
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Victoria's Secret can't pin its struggles on the retail apocalypse (LB)

Victoria's Secret and PINK, owned by L Brands, have been struggling with growth. April marked the second month of declining sales for the two...

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How much it costs to rent in 28 Manhattan neighborhoods, ranked from the least expensive to the most
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How much it costs to rent in 28 Manhattan neighborhoods, ranked from the least expensive to the most

The cost of living in Manhattan is more than double the US average. The NYC cost of living is so high partly due to its exorbitant housing market —...

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What a $500,000 home looks like in 25 major cities across America
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What a $500,000 home looks like in 25 major cities across America

The cost per square foot for homes can vary drastically from city to city. You can get a lot more space in Dallas or Chicago than in New York or...

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Housing prices are soaring in America — here's where they've climbed the most since the housing crisis
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Housing prices are soaring in America — here's where they've climbed the most since the housing crisis

The average home value has risen 16% since the 2008 housing crisis. Prices have risen by as much as 75% in the hottest markets. Data from...

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Jeff Bezos is spending $12 million to renovate his Washington, DC mansion — here's what it will look like when it's done
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Jeff Bezos is spending $12 million to renovate his Washington, DC mansion — here's what it will look like when it's done

Jeff Bezos bought a residential property in the Kalamora neighborhood of Washington, DC, for $23 million in 2016. The two structures on the...

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Nordstrom beats and raises guidance — but shares are down 6% as comp sales miss (JWN)
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Nordstrom beats and raises guidance — but shares are down 6% as comp sales miss (JWN)

  Nordstrom beat on both the top and bottom lines. The retailer also raised its full year guidance. But shares are falling 6% after comparable...

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