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Homebuilders' outlook posts unexpected drop for first time this year

4 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

Confidence among the country's homebuilders took an unexpected dip in June amid concerns over rising costs and trade issues. The National Association of Home Builders/Wells...
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Target's Pre-Father's Day Register Outage Cost the Retailer $50 Million, Analyst Says

4 hours ago   |   Fortune

The impact of Target's weekend register glitch won't show up until the retailer discloses quarterly revenue in August, but it could have cost the company about $50 million in...
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Sotheby's Announces Its Biggest Sale - Itself - For $3.7 Billion

Sotheby's Announces Its Biggest Sale - Itself - For $3.7 Billion

4 hours ago   |   NPR

The deal puts the auction house, which was founded in 1744, on a path to becoming a private company again.
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Changing food stamp rules cause drop in sales for some Lexington Market vendors

5 hours ago   |   Baltimore Sun

Mary Mervis Delicatessen used to serve a daily rush of 1,000 customers, who lined up for the Lexington Market stall's meats and cheeses, corned beef sandwiches and shrimp...
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Chick-fil-A is now the third-largest restaurant chain in America, and McDonald's and Starbucks should be terrified

Chick-fil-A is now the third-largest restaurant chain in America, and McDonald's and Starbucks should be terrified

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Chick-fil-A is now the third largest restaurant chain in America by system-wide sales, according to Nation's Restaurant News data. The chicken chain grew sales by 16.7% in...
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Peloton's sales are surging as it gears up for an IPO. Insiders and analysts think it may only be getting started

Peloton's sales are surging as it gears up for an IPO. Insiders and analysts think it may only be getting started

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Business has already been booming for Peloton. But for the maker of smart fitness equipment, the good times may only be starting to roll. That's the word from early investors...
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Microsoft resumes sales of Huawei laptops online

6 hours ago   |   CNBC

The action reflects the evolving dynamic for U.S. companies that have done business with Huawei, which has been caught in the middle of growing U.S.-China trade tension.
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As home sales slow on Long Island, prices and inventory rise

6 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

Across Long Island, pending home sales slowed in May, marking the first retreat of the year after four months of gains. Last month, 3,152 homes were contracted for sale in both...
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Aspyr's game library is shrinking thanks to macOS Catalina

Aspyr's game library is shrinking thanks to macOS Catalina

7 hours ago   |   iMore

Today's news doesn't come as a surprise On Monday, Austin, Texas-based Aspyr announced it would stop sales on most of its 32-bit Mac games after today, June 17. The news comes...
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Best Buy is running a sale on camcorders and action cameras - here are the best deals, including up to $300 off a GoPro

Best Buy is running a sale on camcorders and action cameras - here are the best deals, including up to $300 off a GoPro

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through...
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'Defensive purposes': US sending 1,000 more troops to the Middle East amid...

'Defensive purposes': US sending 1,000 more troops to the Middle East amid tensions with Iran

The move aims to deter Iran and calm allies about the security of key shipping lanes. Read more ...

2 shot, 2 arrested at Raptors rally; celebration continues

2 shot, 2 arrested at Raptors rally; celebration continues

TORONTO - Two people were shot and wounded at a rally Monday for the NBA champion Raptors, and two people were arrested, police said. Read more ...

Supreme Court hands Democrats a win in Virginia racial gerrymander case

Supreme Court hands Democrats a win in Virginia racial gerrymander case

Because the Supreme Court dismissed the challenge on standing grounds, justices did not rule if the maps constitute an unconstitutional racial gerrymander. Read more ...

Socialite fashion designer Gloria Vanderbilt has died at the age of 95

Socialite fashion designer Gloria Vanderbilt has died at the age of 95

Gloria Vanderbilt, the heiress fashion designer, has died at the age of 95. Vanderbilt's son, CNN anchor Anderson Cooper, revealed the news to his network Monday morning. Visit... Read more ...

Gloria Vanderbilt, iconic fashion designer and socialite, dies at age 95

Gloria Vanderbilt, iconic fashion designer and socialite, dies at age 95

The American artist, author, actress, fashion designer, heiress and socialite was born in 1924. Read more ...

The tree thought to have inspired Dr. Seuss' 'The Lorax' has fallen

The tree thought to have inspired Dr. Seuss' 'The Lorax' has fallen

The tree was estimated to be about 80 to 100 years old. Read more ...

Supreme Court sides with Oregon bakery that refused to make cake for...

Supreme Court sides with Oregon bakery that refused to make cake for same-sex wedding

The court's decision puts off a major case for next term and allows the issue to further percolate in the courts below. Read more ...

This Day in History: O.J. Simpson leads police on infamous Bronco chase

This Day in History: O.J. Simpson leads police on infamous Bronco chase

The infamous white Ford Bronco police chase came days after Simpson's ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, was killed along with her friend Ron Goldman. Read more ...

Bodies of missing woman, child found after father's arrest for murder

Bodies of missing woman, child found after father's arrest for murder

The bodies of a missing Oregon woman and her 3-year-old son were discovered in a wooded area over the weekend - weeks after the boy's father was arrested in connection to their... Read more ...

'You're better off getting a job': 11-year-old recounts fighting off...

'You're better off getting a job': 11-year-old recounts fighting off intruder with machete

Braydon Smith was alone in the house and on the phone with his mom when the suspect entered through a window. Read more ...