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Job Cuts at Macy's Signal Hard Times Ahead for Retailers

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Macy’s is slashing jobs, a harbinger of hard times for retailers after a holiday season that saw a noticeable shift to online shopping and away from physical stores. The nation’s largest department store chain, which also operates Bloomingdale’s, said late Wednesday it is cutting up to 4,800 jobs and trimming its profit outlook after a […]

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Dakota Johnson Makes Hilarious Save After Leslie Mann Accidentally Unzips Her Dress At The People's Choice Awards

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Actress Dakota Johnson made a pretty dramatic impression at the People’s Choice Awards on Wednesday night. While accepting the awards for Favorite Dramatic Movie Actress, the 26-year-old hugged presenters Leslie Mann and Alison Brie (who star with Johnson in the upcoming movie, “How to Be Single”). During the hug with Mann, it appeared she accidentally […]

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China Grappling With Falling Currency, Stock Prices

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China stopped trading on its stock market Thursday for the second time this week as share prices plunged and the value of the Chinese currency continued to depreciate. Analysts say the situation in both markets could worsen in the coming days. Chinese stocks tumbled 7 percent, prompting the regulator to shut down the market to […]

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OIL AT 14-YEAR LOWS

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The price of oil is still nosediving. After hitting 11-year lows on Wednesday, prices of both UK Brent and US crude tanked to 14-year lows on Thursday. Brent was down 4.15% at $32.89 (£22.49) at 7 a.m. GMT (2 a.m. ET), and US crude was down 3.84% at $32.66 (£22.33). Both reached levels not seen […]

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My AT&T Phone Isn't Insured After All

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Justin Goromaru’s phone is stolen. But no worries — he has insurance. Oh wait, no he doesn’t. Is he out of luck? Question: I recently upgraded my phone with AT&T. When I did, they they offered me insurance through a company called Asurion. I told the representative that I had two insurance claims on my […]

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Pricey baby formula hot item for thieves across U.S.

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The recent arrests in Utah of three people accused of stealing thousands of dollars’ worth of baby formula is the latest example of a problem that officials say is vexing stores and police nationwide as thieves systematically swipe the mixture from shelves and resell it to unsuspecting parents. read more >>> Source : CTVNews.Ca

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'Star Wars' Toys Have A Girl Problem

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WARNING: Some spoilers below for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” A long time ago, back when merchandise for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” hit stores in the fall, a lot of fans started to raise a simple question: Where’s Rey? The female character, played by Daisy Ridley, is without question one of the film’s leads […]