What's Happening in Hong Kong?

What's Happening in Hong Kong?

Cheddar's Hope King explains what is really driving the demonstrations that have been underway in Hong Kong for more than two months.
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NYC to Track Storefront Vacancies to Save 'Soul of the City'

NYC to Track Storefront Vacancies to Save 'Soul of the City'

Recently passed legislation in New York City will track commercial storefronts, giving the city a comprehensive database on building vacancies for the first time ever.
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The VOID Expansion Brings a 'Great Pairing' of Virtual Reality and Shopping, Says Co-Founder

The VOID Expansion Brings a 'Great Pairing' of Virtual Reality and Shopping, Says Co-Founder

The Utah-based virtual reality startup expanding its "add-on" for retail centers in a bid to draw shoppers back to malls and into the worlds of Hollywood's most popular franchises through its virtual reality experiences.
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Hickenlooper Shuts Down Presidential Campaign, Leaves Door Open for Senate Run

Hickenlooper Shuts Down Presidential Campaign, Leaves Door Open for Senate Run

Former two-term Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper has officially dropped out of the 2020 race, slimming the Democratic field to just over two-dozen.
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Canopy Tanks on First Earnings Report After Departure of CEO Bruce Linton

Canopy Tanks on First Earnings Report After Departure of CEO Bruce Linton

Canopy executives said weak cannabis oil and soft gel demand was partially to blame for slowing domestic sales, as consumers instead opted to buy lower-priced cannabis flower products.
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Need 2 Know: Recession Fears, Officers Shot

Need 2 Know: Recession Fears, Officers Shot

These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019.
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Markets Rebound. Thank Walmart.

Markets Rebound. Thank Walmart.

The retail giant reported quarterly earnings, and futures turned on a dime. Walmart beat consensus estimates on earnings and revenue and boosted its full-year outlook for same-store sales.
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Portland Mayor to Hate Groups: 'We Don’t Want You Here'

Portland Mayor to Hate Groups: 'We Don’t Want You Here'

An unofficial coalition of far-right extremist groups are set to descend on Portland, Oregon this weekend and the city’s mayor has a clear message for them: you are not welcome.
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WTF Is a Yield Curve?

WTF Is a Yield Curve?

Cheddar's Nora Ali explains the yield curve for treasury bonds, the figures that had traders spooked during the big stock selloff on Wednesday.
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Dow Drops Big, Blame the Fed?

Dow Drops Big, Blame the Fed?

As markets melted down Wednesday, President Donald Trump took to Twitter to blame the Federal Reserve's interest rate policy for recent slides.
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ViacomCBS a Good Plan but Questions About Strategy Remain

ViacomCBS a Good Plan but Questions About Strategy Remain

While the combined media giants will be able to produce more content, the jury is still out on whether or not ViacomCBS will be able to compete with other streaming behemoths.
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Greenbox Robotics' CBD-Dispensing Robot Makes Its New York City Debut

Greenbox Robotics' CBD-Dispensing Robot Makes Its New York City Debut

Greenbox Robotics' artificial intelligence-powered robots at CBD and wellness shop Come Back Daily. Founder Zack Johnson hopes machine will not only boost business and speed up sales, but also educate customers about hemp compound CBD.
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