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Amazon May Buy Robo-taxi Startup Zoox: WSJ

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Amazon and Zoox are in advanced negotiations of a deal that would value the startup at less than the $3.2 billion. Read more

Consumer Confidence Rises Unexpectedly In May As Economy Reopens

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Consumer confidence unexpectedly improved in May as the U.S. economy slowly restarted, according to data from the Confer... Read more

New Home Sales Rose Slightly In April, Defying Expectations Of A Huge 22% Drop, As Prices Fall

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In perhaps one of the brightest economic readings since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, sales of newly built home... Read more

Home Prices Gained Strength As Coronavirus Shut Down Economy In March, S&P Case-Shiller Says

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Home prices were still gaining steam in March, as the country began shutting down in the face of the coronavirus pandemi... Read more

Macau Casino Tycoon Stanley Ho Dies Aged 98

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Family members said Ho passed away shortly after 1.00 pm local time in hospital. Read more

Kylie Jenner's Kylie Skin Releases In Europe On Her Brand's First Anniversary

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Kylie Jenner is the youngest self-made billionaire and is worth an estimated $1 billion. Read more

May Unemployment Looks Worse Than Expected, Signaling Another Bad Jobs Report Could Be Coming

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So far, state reopenings have not helped stem the rise in unemployment, which is expected to show another big jump in th... Read more

Mitch McConnell Says Next Coronavirus Bill Will Not Extend Enhanced Unemployment Benefits

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House Democrats passed a bill last week to extend the enhanced $600 per week unemployment benefit through January. Read more

Second Wave Of Coronavirus Infections Could Cause A Worse Economic Disaster, Experts Warn

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States across the country began reopening parts of their economies as early as April 24. Guidelines for reopening differ... Read more

Home Sales Dropped Nearly 18% In April, While Decline In Inventory Pushed Prices To A Record High

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The economic fallout from the coronavirus hit the housing market hard in April. Read more

More Than Half Of Small Businesses Are Looking To Have PPP Funds Forgiven, Survey Says

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Frustrations are mounting on Main Street due to a lack of guidance from the Small Business Administration on PPP loan fo... Read more

Jobless Claims Total 2.4 Million, Still Elevated Levels But A Declining Pace From Previous Weeks

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The total, while still well above anything the nation had seen in pre-coronavirus America, represents the seventh straig... Read more

Fed Minutes Show Fears Of 'extraordinary Amount Of Uncertainty And Considerable Risks' Because Of Coronavirus

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The meeting, which ended April 29, concluded with the central bank's policymaking arm holding steady on interest rates a... Read more

Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan Says More Fiscal Help Will Be Needed, Including Aid To States

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More help will be needed from the Federal Reserve and Congress to get the U.S. economy through its current slump, Dallas... Read more

As States Reopen, It's A Race Against The Clock For Small Businesses To Pay Bills And Stay Solvent

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As states reopen, the focus has turned to whether smaller companies can find enough business to survive, preventing a wa... Read more