Business

Wall Street in New York
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September 20, 2018 - 12:06 pm
By Matt Egan (CNN Money) -- What trade war? The Dow just soared to its first record high since late January. The milestone shows that Wall Street is mostly unfazed by the escalating trade clash between the United States and China. The S&P 500 also notched an all-time high on Thursday. The Dow...
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Jian Ghomeshi inside the studio at the Canada for Haiti Benefit on January 22, 2010 in Toronto, Canada.
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September 19, 2018 - 9:16 pm
By Tom Kludt (CNN Money) -- The top editor of the New York Review of Books has left the magazine less than a week after publishing a highly controversial essay by a former radio host accused of sexual assault. Ian Buruma is no longer with the publication, a spokesperson for New York Review...
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Journalist Bob Woodward is seen in the lobby of Trump Tower in New York, NY, USA on January 3, 2017.
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September 19, 2018 - 9:00 pm
By Brian Stelter (CNN Money) -- Bob Woodward's book about the Trump White House, "Fear," has debuted at No. 1 on the coveted New York Times best sellers list. The rankings came out on Wednesday. "Fear" is No. 1 on both the hardcover nonfiction list and the combined print and e-book list. The real...
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Cleveland Browns linebacker Mychal Kendricks (54) leaves the field after minicamp at the Cleveland Browns training facility.
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Mark Abrams
September 19, 2018 - 5:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Damilare Sonoiki, the investment banker who passed along insider information to former Eagles linebacker Mychal Kendricks, pleaded guilty to charges of securities fraud and conspiracy before U.S. District Court Judge Gene Pratter on Wednesday. Assistant U.S. Attorney...
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Kim Glovas
September 17, 2018 - 8:24 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Approximately 4.5 million cigarette butts are thrown out each year. But now, one New Jersey company has created a way to recycle them into plastic. TerraCycle has been at the forefront of recycling post-consumer trash for decades. Recently, the Trenton-based firm has...
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Jefferson CEO Dr. Steve Klasko and Einstein CEO Barry Freedman
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Mike Dougherty
September 14, 2018 - 1:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After officials from the two health care giants signed on the line, Einstein Healthcare Network and Jefferson Health were engaged. It’s official! ---- #engaged pic.twitter.com/BYJrCX4x88 — Jefferson (@JeffersonUniv) September 14, 2018 Jefferson CEO Dr. Steve Klasko...
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Christmas trees
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September 12, 2018 - 9:13 pm
By Jordan Valinsky (CNN Money) - - Amazon wants to sell everything for Christmas -- right down to a giant, live tree. This year the online retailer will sell a wide selection of living Christmas trees ranging from two to seven feet tall. The collection includes Fraser Fir, Balsam Fir, Black Hills...
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Lincoln Square celebrated its opening at Broad and Washington streets in South Philadelphia with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday.
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John McDevitt
September 12, 2018 - 5:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A new residential and business complex celebrated its opening at Broad and Washington streets in South Philadelphia with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday. The leasing office for the more than 300 apartment units at Lincoln Square is finally open. Target, PetSmart,...
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Kristen Johanson
September 12, 2018 - 4:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An iconic Philadelphia music venue is changing hands and changing names. Electric Factory, the long-time venue under by Live Nation, has been sold to concert promoter The Bowery Presents. Because Electric Factory was a trademark owned by Live Nation, it will...
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This foldable metal straw raised nearly $2 million on Kickstarter. Disgusted by finding discarded plastic straws on beaches, Emma Cohen helped bring an environmentally-friendly alternative to the market.
Courtesy Emma Cohen
September 12, 2018 - 2:34 pm
By Parija Kavilanz (CNN Money) -- Well before Starbucks got around to banning them, Emma Cohen was on a mission to rid the planet of plastic straws. Throughout her childhood, she had shown an early interest in protecting the environment. As an undergrad at the University of California, Santa...
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