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Uber and Lyft drivers plan to strike ahead of Uber IPO

Mon, 05/06/2019 - 5:52pm
Uber and Lyft drivers are banding together to launch a strike on Wednesday in several major American cities.
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Livestreaming is growing retail sales in China

Mon, 05/06/2019 - 5:32pm
And it looks a little like QVC.
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How a Canadian city "Uberized" its public transportation

Mon, 05/06/2019 - 4:31pm
The ride-hailing company partners with cities, but not without complications.
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British retailers expect royal baby sales bump

Mon, 05/06/2019 - 4:05pm
Baby Sussex is set to add billions to the British royal family's brand and provide a sales boost for retailers.
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Will higher tariffs on Chinese goods lead to inflation?

Mon, 05/06/2019 - 3:32pm
Inflation has been too quiet, according to some economists.
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Remote offices find creative workarounds as more Americans stay home

Mon, 05/06/2019 - 3:31pm
Some companies are completely doing away with the physical office. But that doesn't mean skipping the water cooler chit-chat.
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My Economy: Dealing with trade uncertainty

Mon, 05/06/2019 - 3:26pm
Todd Adams just wants to see an end to trade and tariff volatility between the U.S. and China.
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The bottom line on being born a royal

Mon, 05/06/2019 - 12:33pm
A royal baby can have a very wide-reaching economic impact.
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Nintendo's Game Boy turns 30

Fri, 05/03/2019 - 6:03pm
Can the company keep up in a smartphone world?
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112: What. The. Fed.

Fri, 05/03/2019 - 5:52pm
Seriously ... what's a central bank to do?
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Facebook is reportedly developing its own cryptocurrency

Fri, 05/03/2019 - 5:43pm
The Wall Street Journal reports that Facebook is preparing to launch a cryptocurrency for use across its social media platforms.
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Nations meet to discuss Arctic resources

Fri, 05/03/2019 - 5:05pm
With climate change, the Arctic is warming at twice the rate of the rest of the planet.
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What does "tight labor market" mean? Opportunity!

Fri, 05/03/2019 - 4:22pm
Workers' bargaining power is greater.
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China celebrates centennial of science turning point

Fri, 05/03/2019 - 3:41pm
One hundred years ago this week, protests set China on a path to scientific modernity.
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This 13-year-old chief executive is her dad's boss

Fri, 05/03/2019 - 3:27pm
Alina Morse is the CEO of a multimillion-dollar candy company. Her dad works for her.
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Efforts to ban foam containers pick up steam

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 6:48pm
Maine this week became the first state to ban polystyrene for single-use food and drink containers.
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Here's why teen unemployment is as high as it is

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 6:46pm
The unemployment rate for teenagers in March was 12.8% compared to the national figure of 3.8%.
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Tech highlights its helpful side at "CES on the Hill"

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 6:18pm
Companies showed Congress their gadgets, steering the conversation away from privacy concerns and regulations.
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In Texas, immigrant businesses breathe new life into old units

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 6:04pm
Immigrant business owners in Texas are helping transform brick-and-mortar spaces — long abandoned by regional retailers — into marketplaces that quickly become local community hubs.
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