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Nordstrom Co-President Blake Nordstrom Dead At 58

NEW YORK (AP) — Blake Nordstrom, who led the upscale department store chain Nordstrom as co-president with his brothers Erik and Peter, has died....

U.S. Stocks Suffer Worst Year Since 2008 Financial Crisis

Wall Street closed out a dismal, turbulent year for stocks on a bright note Monday, but still finished 2018 with the worst showing in...

People On Twitter Shred Study Claiming Millennials Are Deciding To Freelance

People on Twitter are eviscerating an article and a tweet accompanying it that claim millennials, “the largest demographic in the American workforce,” are “increasingly deciding...

Retail Sector Enjoys Best Holiday Season In 6 Years As Shoppers...

Despite stock market fluctuations, a partial government shutdown and growing concerns over potentially slowing global growth, consumers in the U.S. reportedly opened their wallets...

‘I Feel Like I’m Failing Them’: How Low-Income Parents Struggle Over...

Jasmine, 32, is looking forward to Christmas, a rare opportunity to spend an entire day with her twin 8-year-old boys. But she’s also anxious...

U.S. Stocks Fall Sharply Ahead Of Christmas Holiday

President Donald Trump’s attack on the Federal Reserve spooked financial markets on Christmas Eve, raising fears about an uncertain future should the White House...

Dow Jones Index Takes Biggest Dive Since 2008 Financial Crash

Ahead of a looming government shutdown, the Dow-Jones Industrial Average experienced its worst week since the 2008 global financial crisis as stocks continued to...

Chipotle’s Mandatory Arbitration Agreements Are Backfiring Spectacularly

A few years ago, the burrito chain Chipotle began requiring employees to sign mandatory arbitration agreements. The idea was to force the workers to...

Women Often Can’t Afford Tampons, Pads In Federal Prisons. That’s About...

While in prison, Topeka K. Sam developed blood clots so severe that when she got her period, she bled through her sanitary pads. Sam...

Facebook Allowed Some Tech Companies To Read And Delete Users’ Private...

Facebook reportedly gave some of the world’s largest tech companies access to users’ personal data, including allowing some firms to read and delete users’...

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