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Visiting from France, Meyer Joseph, center, smokes a cigarette in front of luxury shops while talking with Lily Levy Tuesday, May 7, 2019, in Beverly Hills, Calif. Beverly Hills is considering outlawing the sale of tobacco products, a move that would make the glamorous California city the first in the nation to enact such a ban. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
May 08, 2019 - 3:36 am
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — A fiery debate is breaking out across Beverly Hills as people at tony hair salons, gas stations and stores weigh in on whether the city of the rich and famous should become the first in the U.S. to outlaw the sale of tobacco products everywhere except a few cigar...
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A customer carries his shopping bag as she walks out of a newly-opened Amazon Go store, Tuesday, May 7, 2019 in New York. The store will be the first Amazon Go store to accept cash. At its other shops, customers can only enter with an app that links to a credit card or an Amazon account.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
May 07, 2019 - 6:17 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon launched its high-tech Go convenience store a year ago, where shoppers can pull items off the shelf and walk out. Now it's adding a decidedly low-tech feature: accepting cash. Its new store that opened in New York City Tuesday is the first Amazon Go store to do so. At its...
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FILE - In this April 11, 2019, file photo trader John Panin works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, May 7. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
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May 07, 2019 - 3:02 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- Stocks are falling sharply on Wall Street as the U.S. and China move closer to an escalation of their trade fight -- in fact, it's been the worst 2 days for the Dow Jones Industrial Average since January. The Dow spent most of the afternoon above 550 points, nearing 600...
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FILE - In this June 6, 2018, file photo the Lord & Taylor logo is seen next to a mannequin in a window display at their flagship store on Fifth Avenue in New York. Lord & Taylor, one of the country’s oldest department stores, may be sold as its owner considers its options. Hudson's Bay Co., which also owns Saks Fifth Avenue, says it hired a financial adviser to review Lord & Taylor’s business and that the process may lead to a sale or merger. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
May 06, 2019 - 11:58 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Lord & Taylor, one of the country's oldest department stores, may be put up for sale. Hudson's Bay, which owns Lord & Taylor and Saks Fifth Avenue, said Monday that it hired a financial adviser to review Lord & Taylor's business and that the process may lead to a sale or...
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Bud Light
David Caplan
May 03, 2019 - 2:20 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The countdown to World Pride is on! New York City is hosting World Pride this year, in June, which coincides with New York Pride and the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising. And Bud Light is getting into the spirit of LGBTQ+ Pride by partnering with GLAAD to launch...
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Burger King
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May 03, 2019 - 9:23 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- McDonald's has its Happy Meals and now Burger King is offering menu items geared towards other feelings. "Not everybody wakes up happy, sometimes you feel sad, scared, crappy," says a man in one advertisement. Video of Burger King | #FeelYourWay The Burger King 'Real Meals'...
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This combination of file photo shows minister Louis Farrakhan, the leader of the Nation of Islam, in Tehran, Iran, on Nov. 8, 2018, left, and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones in Washington on Sept. 5, 2018, right. Facebook has banned Louis Farrakhan, Alex Jones and others from its platform and from Instagram saying they violated its ban against hate and violence. The company said Thursday it has also banned extreme right-wing figures Paul Nehlen, Milo Yiannopoulos, Paul Joseph Watson, Laura Loomer and the conservative conspiracy site Infowars. Jones was already banned from Facebook but not from Instagram. (AP Photo)
May 03, 2019 - 9:09 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — After years of pressure to crack down on hate and bigotry, Facebook has banned Louis Farrakhan, Alex Jones and other extremists, saying they violated its ban on "dangerous individuals." The company also removed right-wing personalities Paul Nehlen, Milo Yiannopoulos, Paul...
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FILE - This Tuesday, June 12, 2018, file photo shows the Uber app on a phone in New York. Uber on Thursday, April 18, 2019, said that it is releasing a new feature to help riders ensure they’re getting into the right vehicles. The development comes several weeks after a University of South Carolina student was killed after getting into a car she had mistaken for the Uber ride she hailed. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
April 26, 2019 - 1:03 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Ride-hailing giant Uber is aiming to raise $9 billion in its mammoth initial public stock offering that, while smaller than initially expected, still dwarfs most stock market debuts. The San Francisco-based company expects to be valued at $80.5 billion to $91.5 billion, falling well...
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FILE - In this Oct. 18, 2010, file photo, an Amazon.com package awaits delivery from UPS in Palo Alto, Calif. Amazon, which hooked shoppers on getting just about anything delivered in two days, announced Thursday, April 25, 2019, that it will soon promise one-day delivery for its Prime members on most items. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File)
April 26, 2019 - 12:36 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Two-day delivery is going out of style. Amazon, which hooked shoppers on getting just about anything shipped in two days, said this week that it will soon promise one-day delivery for its U.S. Prime members on most items. The company hopes that cutting delivery times in half will...
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FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2017, file photo, people are reflected on a wall of the Sony showroom building at Ginza shopping district in Tokyo. Sony has reverted to profitability for the quarter through March, boosted by robust demand for game software and network services, as well as gains from Spotify, according to its report released by Friday, April 26, 2019. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi, File)
April 26, 2019 - 4:09 am
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese entertainment and electronics company Sony Corp. has reverted to profitability for the quarter through March, boosted by robust demand for game software and network services, as well as gains from Spotify. Sony reported an 87.9 billion yen ($787 million) January-March profit...
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