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Amazon to hold holiday shopping event in October

Amazon said Monday that next month it will hold a second Prime Day-like shopping event, making it the latest major…

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Execs: US casinos learned some useful lessons from pandemic

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The COVID pandemic forced most U.S. casinos to close for months, causing payrolls, revenue and earnings…

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UK businesses laud energy relief, but costs still a struggle

LONDON — At Sophia Sutton-Jones’ bakery in North London, the electricity bill has more than tripled since the start of…

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Walmart to hire 40,000 mostly seasonal workers for holidays

NEW YORK — Walmart said it will hire 40,000 U.S. workers for the holidays, a majority of them seasonal workers.…

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W.Va. announces $147M opioid settlement with CVS, Walmart

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Walmart and CVS Pharmacy have settled with the state of West Virginia for a combined total of…

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Panel discussion on Atlantic City casino smoking is scrapped

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Whether casinos should continue to allow smoking is a contentious issue in numerous states, particularly New…

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5 doctors plead guilty in West Virginia in pain pill scheme

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Five doctors pleaded guilty in a pain pill prescription scheme involving clinics in West Virginia and Virginia,…

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This Week: Consumer prices, retail sales, quadruple witching

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week: TRACKING INFLATION The Labor Department…

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Burger King investing $400m in U.S. revamp to boost sales

Burger King plans to invest $400 million in its U.S. restaurants over the next two years to update its stores…

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AeroVironment, Asana rise; American Eagle, McCormick fall

Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Thursday: AeroVironment, Asana rise; American Eagle, McCormick fall NEW YORK —…

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