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You'll no longer be able to buy flavored Juul e-cigarettes in retail stores because too many teens are vaping
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You'll no longer be able to buy flavored Juul e-cigarettes in retail stores because too many teens are vaping

The Silicon Valley startup Juul announced on Tuesday that it would temporarily stop selling its flavored e-cigarettes in stores. The move comes on...

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Amazon is building a second headquarters in Arlington, Virginia — here's a look at CEO Jeff Bezos' nearby mansion, which is undergoing $12 million in renovations
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Amazon is building a second headquarters in Arlington, Virginia — here's a look at CEO Jeff Bezos' nearby mansion, which is undergoing $12 million in renovations

Amazon announced on Tuesday that it will split its second headquarters project, which it calls HQ2, in two with locations in Queens, New York, and...

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17 high-paying jobs Amazon's HQ2 could bring to Long Island City and Arlington
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17 high-paying jobs Amazon's HQ2 could bring to Long Island City and Arlington

These Amazon jobs all have salaries of more than $90,000. Amazon announced it's splitting its second headquarters between Long Island City, a...

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We went to Alibaba's 24-hour shopping extravaganza that is like nothing in America, featuring a Mariah Carey performance and an online-shopping-themed Cirque du Soleil act. Here's what it reveals about the future of retail. (BABA)
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We went to Alibaba's 24-hour shopping extravaganza that is like nothing in America, featuring a Mariah Carey performance and an online-shopping-themed Cirque du Soleil act. Here's what it reveals about the future of retail. (BABA)

Alibaba's Singles' Day is a massive, 24-hour shopping extravaganza unlike anything else in the world. This year, the event kicked off with a four...

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Creditors urge Sears to shut down all its stores, calling its plan for survival 'wishful thinking' (SHLD)
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Creditors urge Sears to shut down all its stores, calling its plan for survival 'wishful thinking' (SHLD)

Sears' unsecured creditors are urging the company to shut down all of its remaining stores. In a bankruptcy filing, the creditors slammed Sears'...

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These are the 10 highest-paying jobs in tech, according to Glassdoor
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These are the 10 highest-paying jobs in tech, according to Glassdoor

You don't need to be technical to land a job at one of the top tech companies. But for those who develop their technical skills, the rewards can be...

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It's all going dark again in the gambling capital of the world
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It's all going dark again in the gambling capital of the world

Wynn Resorts this week forecasted doom for revenues in the gambling capital of the world, Macau. Some on Wall Street say the casino giant is being...

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Facebook is launching pop-up stores at Macy's in a move that's straight out of Amazon's playbook (FB, M)
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Facebook is launching pop-up stores at Macy's in a move that's straight out of Amazon's playbook (FB, M)

Facebook is partnering with Macy's to bring a selection of brands that are sold on Facebook and Instagram to its stores. These brands will be...

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A cryptocurrency millionaire is buying up land in Nevada’s desert to build a utopian village run on Ethereum — here are the design plans
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A cryptocurrency millionaire is buying up land in Nevada’s desert to build a utopian village run on Ethereum — here are the design plans

A cryptocurrency millionaire has revealed his designs for an utopian community in the Nevada desert run completely on blockchain. The New York...

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From Michigan to Utah: Here are all the states voting on marijuana in the midterms
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From Michigan to Utah: Here are all the states voting on marijuana in the midterms

Marijuana legalization is on the ballot in four states in Tuesday's midterm elections. Michigan and North Dakota are weighing measures to legalize...

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A CEO who sold her beauty company for $210 million wakes up every day at 6 a.m. without an alarm, walks 4 miles, and spends up to 3 hours working from an office in her bathroom
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A CEO who sold her beauty company for $210 million wakes up every day at 6 a.m. without an alarm, walks 4 miles, and spends up to 3 hours working from an office in her bathroom

Marla Beck, the cofounder and CEO of beauty-store chain Bluemercury, has a jam-packed morning routine. Beck said in a column at The Cut that she...

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We visited Amazon and Barnes & Noble bookstores to see who does it better — and the winner is clear (AMZN, BKS)
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We visited Amazon and Barnes & Noble bookstores to see who does it better — and the winner is clear (AMZN, BKS)

The books in Amazon Books feel like window-dressing for Amazon's larger goal: to get consumers to buy into its network of hardware and services....

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Take a look inside the world's largest Lamborghini dealership
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Take a look inside the world's largest Lamborghini dealership

Two Lamborghini Aventadors and a Huracan in the Lamborghini Dubai showroom. Lamborghini Dubai is the Italian supercar maker's largest dealership....

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The 17 most prestigious internships anyone would be lucky to get
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The 17 most prestigious internships anyone would be lucky to get

Internships are increasingly important for college and graduate students. In a survey of 13,000 former and current interns, Google, Apple, and...

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Johnny Depp was embroiled in a massive lawsuit over his 'extravagant and extreme' lifestyle — here's a look at his insane real estate portfolio
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Johnny Depp was embroiled in a massive lawsuit over his 'extravagant and extreme' lifestyle — here's a look at his insane real estate portfolio

In January 2017, Johnny Depp filed a $25 million lawsuit accusing his former business managers of fraud and mismanagement. His managers countersued...

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Denny's surges 25% after saying it will sell company-operated stores to franchisees (DENN)
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Denny's surges 25% after saying it will sell company-operated stores to franchisees (DENN)

Denny's on Tuesday said it will sell some of its company-operated restaurants to franchisees as part of its refranchising and development strategy....

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Walmart wants to win over millennials, but it might have to acquire '40 to 50' brands to do so (WMT)
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Walmart wants to win over millennials, but it might have to acquire '40 to 50' brands to do so (WMT)

Walmart is focusing on acquiring more specialty brands like Bonobos and Modcloth. According to analysis from financial services firm Cowen and...

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'Halloween' easily wins the box office for a second-straight weekend, and has already brought in over $100 million domestically (CMCSA)
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'Halloween' easily wins the box office for a second-straight weekend, and has already brought in over $100 million domestically (CMCSA)

"Halloween" won the box office for a second consecutive weekend, earning $32 million. That puts the movie's domestic total to an incredible $126.7...

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Bed Bath & Beyond's stores have been slammed as 'devoid of inspiration' and 'a mess.' We went shopping there and found it completely overwhelming. (BBBY)
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Bed Bath & Beyond's stores have been slammed as 'devoid of inspiration' and 'a mess.' We went shopping there and found it completely overwhelming. (BBBY)

We visited a Bed Bath & Beyond in Downtown Manhattan. Bed Bath & Beyond is struggling to keep up with its competition. Credit-ratings agency...

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You can take time off work to vote in 30 US states — but you're out of luck in the rest
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You can take time off work to vote in 30 US states — but you're out of luck in the rest

If you're wondering whether you can come in late or leave work early to cast your vote in the 2018 midterm elections on November 6, the short...

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Snap just hired 2 execs from Amazon and The Huffington Post after its chief strategy officer quit (SNAP)
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Snap just hired 2 execs from Amazon and The Huffington Post after its chief strategy officer quit (SNAP)

Snapchat parent company Snap has announced two new executive hires following the departure of its chief strategy officer. Jeremi Gorman joins from...

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Mall owners want to bar Sears from hanging 'going out of business' signs outside closing stores as the industry weathers a crisis (SHLD)
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Mall owners want to bar Sears from hanging 'going out of business' signs outside closing stores as the industry weathers a crisis (SHLD)

A group of Sears' landlords laid out in a court filing a set of requests for the retailer's upcoming store closures, asking the bankruptcy court to...

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A Palestinian-American billionaire built a $1.4 billion luxury city from scratch in the desert to be a 'Marshall Plan' for Palestine's economy
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A Palestinian-American billionaire built a $1.4 billion luxury city from scratch in the desert to be a 'Marshall Plan' for Palestine's economy

Rawabi is the first planned city in the West Bank built by and for Palestinians. The $1.4 billion project is the brainchild of Bashar al-Masri, a...

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How much it costs to rent a 2-bedroom apartment in the 25 biggest US cities right now, ranked
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How much it costs to rent a 2-bedroom apartment in the 25 biggest US cities right now, ranked

Old newspaper column from Brett Kavanaugh's high school called Christine Blasey Ford's school 'home of the most worthless excuses for human females...

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Here's how to buy a discounted car through Costco (COST)
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Here's how to buy a discounted car through Costco (COST)

Costco members can get discounted vehicles, service, parts, and accessories through the Costco Auto Program. The Costco Auto Program allows Costco...

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Sears is reportedly betting on a lifeline from its controversial former CEO to keep it from liquidating in the next few weeks (SHLD)
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Sears is reportedly betting on a lifeline from its controversial former CEO to keep it from liquidating in the next few weeks (SHLD)

Sears is about to find itself in a dire cash situation, according to court filings reported by Bloomberg. The company is relying on a $300 million...

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`None of us wants to be Sears:' A Walmart exec explains why the retailer will be making more `aggressive' strides into healthcare (WMT)
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`None of us wants to be Sears:' A Walmart exec explains why the retailer will be making more `aggressive' strides into healthcare (WMT)

Walmart's VP of health and wellness transformation said the retailer will be making more aggressive strides into healthcare. Marcus Osborne...

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Sears has filed for bankruptcy and announced it would close more than 140 stores, but it isn't the only department store that has struggled recently — here's why (SHLD)
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Sears has filed for bankruptcy and announced it would close more than 140 stores, but it isn't the only department store that has struggled recently — here's why (SHLD)

Sears filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday, announcing it would be closing 142 Sears and Kmart stores and beginning liquidation...

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An inside look at Winton, the $27 billion British hedge fund that's decked out with fossils, statues of Paddington Bear, and a chart-filled room that's basically paradise for finance nerds
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An inside look at Winton, the $27 billion British hedge fund that's decked out with fossils, statues of Paddington Bear, and a chart-filled room that's basically paradise for finance nerds

Just a few of the multitude of items from financial history held in Winton's chart room. Data rules everything in financial markets. While this...

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Here's where you can legally consume marijuana in the US in 2018
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Here's where you can legally consume marijuana in the US in 2018

On April 20, marijuana enthusiasts in some US states will light up legally in celebration of "420," an unofficial marijuana holiday. The United...

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