Business

Amazon
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September 04, 2018 - 11:06 am
By Lydia DePillis (CNN Money) -- Amazon has become America's second $1 trillion company. Amazon's total value passed $1 trillion on Tuesday, following Apple's ascent into 13-digit territory at the beginning of August. Amazon and Apple now make up more than 8% of the entire value of the S&P 500...
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Harvey Weinstein
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September 04, 2018 - 10:56 am
By Oliver Darcy (CNN Money) -- Ronan Farrow, the journalist who won a Pulitzer Prize for his reporting on Harvey Weinstein, released an extraordinary statement Monday night that accused NBC News of having blocked his reporting on Weinstein and having misled the public about doing so. "I've avoided...
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Colin Kaepernick
Colin Kaepernick/Nike via CNN
Tim Jimenez
September 04, 2018 - 8:54 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio, CNN) — Nike has tapped one of the most polarizing figures in sports to be one of the faces of its “Just Do It” ad campaign, which turns 30 this year. “Believe in something, even if it means sacrificing everything.” Those are the words superimposed on a black-and-white...
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Crowds down the shore are known to start dwindling after Labor Day.
Andrew Kramer | KYW Newsradio
Andrew Kramer
September 03, 2018 - 8:42 pm
OCEAN CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Crowds down the shore are known to start dwindling after Labor Day. But businesses by the beach may not be impacted as much as expected — at least not right now. Marty Saul, who owns Marty's Beach Wear, was quick to note that the summer season is still here. "The...
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Labor day parade
Pat Loeb/KYW Newsradio
Pat Loeb
September 03, 2018 - 2:04 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia unions celebrated Labor Day in their traditional fashion: gathering at the Sheet Metal Workers hall on Columbus Avenue and marching down Columbus Boulevard to a picnic at Penn's Landing. But the festivities could not conceal the challenges unions are...
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Made in America festival 2018
Andrew Kramer | KYW Newsradio
Andrew Kramer
September 02, 2018 - 2:12 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Music lovers have taken over the Benjamin Franklin Parkway again Sunday, with tens of thousands of them filtering throughout the weekend for the annual Made in America festival . But not everyone is enjoying those massive crowds. Standing outside St. Francis Xavier...
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Google Home Max
Google
September 02, 2018 - 8:48 am
By Heather Kelly (CNN Money) - - Google Assistant has a new trick. El Asistente de Google tiene un nuevo truco. Starting today, the voice assistant can speak two languages simultaneously. That means bilingual families can request music, check the weather, control a smart lightbulb and do myriad...
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President Donald Trump waves to members of the media after arriving on Air Force One, Friday, Aug. 31, 2018 at Andrews Air Force Base in Md. Watching is Air Force Col. Samuel Chesnut.
AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais
September 01, 2018 - 12:54 pm
By Luis Alonso Lugo, Paul Wiseman and Rob Gillies, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump warned Canada on Saturday that it "will be out" of a revised North American trade agreement unless it's "fair" to the United States, and he threatened to scrap the current deal should...
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In this Nov. 27, 2013 photo, plastic newspaper boxes for The Village Voice stand along a Manhattan sidewalk in New York.
AP Photo/Mark Lennihan
August 31, 2018 - 4:25 pm
By Karen Matthews, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — The Village Voice, the Pulitzer Prize-winning alternative weekly known for its muckraking investigations, brash political reporting, exhaustive arts criticism and anxiety-laden cartoons, is going out of business after 63 years. The paper's...
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President Donald Trump gestures while speaking at the Harris Conference Center in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, Aug. 31, 2018.
AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais
August 31, 2018 - 4:18 pm
By Zeke Miller, Associated Press CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday directed the Labor and Treasury departments to work to make it easier for small businesses to band together to offer retirement plans to their workers. Trump signed an executive order requiring that the...
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