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A Key Inflation Gauge Rose 5.8% In 2021, Most In 39 Years

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A measure of prices that is closely tracked by the Federal Reserve rose 5.8% last year, the sharpest increase since 1982, as brisk consumer spending collided with...

Lowe’s Teams Up With Petco To Offer Pet Supplies, Services

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Lowe’s is teaming up with Petco to offer pet departments within its stores, betting that customers want cans of dog food along with their cans of paint. The first Lowe’s with a ...

THE FALLOUT CONTINUES: Unilever Fires 1,500 Workers, Splits Ice Cream From Food Division

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NEW YORK (JNS) - The multinational firm Unilever, which owns Ben & Jerry’s, announced on Tuesday that in the wake of severe losses, it will fire 1,500 workers around the world ...

ADAMS’ NEW YORK: Despite Rampant Shoplifting, Store Workers Told To Do Nothing But Watch (SEE THE VIDEO)

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NEW YORK (VINnews) — Two shocking videos have been published on the New York Post website, depicting rampant shoplifting in the city, with no consequences for the criminals. Bra...

‘Sold By Amazon’ Program Ends Following State Investigation

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SEATTLE (AP) — Amazon will end its “Sold by Amazon” program after an investigation by Washington state's attorney general found it was anticompetitive and violated antitrust laws, ...

Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla, Son Of Holocaust Survivors, Is Working To Preserve Jewish History

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WASHINGTON (JTA) - From the halls of the United States Capitol to the streets of Europe, politicians and activists protesting against vaccine requirements have increasingly invoked...

Fed Plans To Raise Rates As Soon As March To Cool Inflation

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve signaled Wednesday that it plans to begin raising its benchmark interest rate as soon as March, a key step in reversing its pandemic-era low-r...

Traded Cryptocurrency In 2021? Here’s How To Approach Taxes

Professionals have a major piece of advice for those who traded cryptocurrency for the first time last year: Take your tax prep seriously. The IRS has been zooming in on cryptoc...

Boeing Posts $4 Billion Loss Tied To Problems With 787 Jet

Boeing reported a $4.16 billion loss for the fourth quarter as the financial fallout of production flaws in one of its best-selling planes, the 787 Dreamliner, grew much worse. ...

US Warns That Chip Shortage Could Shut Down Factories

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. supply of computer chips has fallen to alarmingly low levels, raising the prospect of factory shutdowns, the Commerce Department reported Tuesday. Com...

Buffett’s Berkshire Plans In-Person Shareholders Meeting

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett's company plans to hold its annual shareholders meeting that used to routinely attract more than 40,000 people in person this spring for the first...

Walmart Invests In Indoor Vertical Farming Startup Plenty

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NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart said Tuesday it has taken a stake in agriculture startup Plenty, becoming the first large U.S. retailer to significantly invest in indoor vertical farming a...

Ex-NSO Chairman Says Departure Unrelated To Company Turmoil

JERUSALEM (AP) — The former chairman of the NSO Group on Tuesday confirmed that he has left the Israeli spyware company but said his departure was planned months ago and was unconn...

China Was Israel’s Largest Source Of Imports In 2021, Surpassing US

BEJING (JTA) - China became Israel’s largest source of imports in 2021, surpassing the United States, according to data released by Israel’s National Bureau of Statistics on Thursd...

Dow Drops 1,000 Points As Markets Extend Slide In 2022

NEW YORK (AP) — The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped more than 1,000 points Monday as financial markets buckled in anticipation of inflation-fighting measures from the Federal ...

WATCH: Interview With Dov Hikind On Amazon’s Hate-For-Profit Scheme

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NEW YORK (VINnews) — Very few if any would believe that less than 80 years since the end of the Holocaust a U.S. company would become the number one distributor of evil Nazi propag...

CBS Retools Streaming Service To Better Resemble TV Network

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS News says it is retooling its streaming service to better incorporate programs and personalities from the television network. The CBS service is debuting a n...

Taxpayers Face Overloaded IRS As Filing Season Opens Monday

WASHINGTON (AP) — Count 30-year-old Ethan Miller among that subset of Americans who are actually eager to file their taxes once income tax filing season opens on Monday. The fin...

Intel Building $20B Ohio Chip Facility Amid Global Shortage

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Intel will invest $20 billion in a new computer chip facility in Ohio amid a global shortage of microprocessors used in everything from phones and cars to vid...

Report: Peloton Pauses Production On Bikes, Treadmills

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NEW YORK (AP) — Peloton's shares tumbled on Thursday after a media report said the exercise and treadmill company was temporarily halting production of its connected fitness produc...