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The Most Valuable Brands in the World

The 2019 BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands ranking, which looks at the brands that contribute the most value to their respective parent companies, revealed a big jump in ...
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31 Worst Food Recalls of All Time

Food recalls have become very common. So far in 2019 almost every other day a new item is listed on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s recalls, market withdrawals, and ...
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How Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Complicate Top Financial ETFs

At the start of every earnings season, the investing community gets to see how the strength of the banking industry has been since the prior reports. This is where the ...
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Will Gap Close All Its Stores?

Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) has disappointed investors again, and they have paid the price. Revenue for its most recent quarter was down 2% to $3.7 billion. That does not tell ...
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Car Import Tariffs Delayed to See If US Can Strike a Deal With EU, Japan

One day before a decision was due on whether to impose tariffs on automobile imports, the Trump administration on Friday said it would delay a decision for up to six ...
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This Is How Google Shapes People’s Attention to the News

Nearly as many Americans (43%) get their news online as from television (50%), and nearly a quarter (24%) get their news through search engines. Google search dominates U.S. search queries ...
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11 Medical Conditions Aspirin Can Treat

More than half of all Americans between the ages of 45 and 75 use aspirin, according to a study published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine. The drug’s popularity is attributable ...
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18 Reasons to Drink Coffee for Your Health

Often, the foods and beverages people love the most are unhealthy -- soda, for example, can be killing you in at least 10 different ways -- and should be consumed only ...
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This Is How Amazon Could Be Broken Into 3 Pieces

Senator Elizabeth Warren, who is one of the leaders in polls about who may get the Democratic party nomination for president, wants Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) broken into pieces. Amazon ...
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Where Your Car Is Most Likely to Be Stolen in Every State

Motor vehicle theft in the United States in 2017 remained effectively unchanged from 2016, when the rate increased by nearly 7%. Last year, there were 773,139 motor vehicle thefts across ...
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How Many People Were Born the Year You Were Born

The United States has the world’s third-largest population, behind China and India, with about 328.7 million people as of April 9, 2019. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, in the ...
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These 6 States Pay the Highest Minimum Wage, and It’s More Than Double the National Rate

More than half the states (29) and the District of Columbia have enacted minimum wage legislation setting workers' pay above the federal minimum of $7.25 an hour. Washington, D.C., currently ...
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Most Religious County in Every State

As guaranteed by the First Amendment to the Constitution, the United States government was founded on the principle of separation of church and state. The First Amendment also protects the ...
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How Long Do American Presidents Live?

In late March, Jimmy Carter became the longest-living former president in U.S. history. Carter, 94, passed President George H.W. Bush, who, at the time of his death, was the longest ...
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25 Highest Paying Jobs

Americans entering the workforce can have a number of different reasons for pursuing one career over another. Some look for an occupation that allows them to utilize their natural gifts, ...
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