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Ben's Original
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AP News
September 23, 2020 - 6:21 am
The Uncle Ben's rice brand is getting a new name: Ben's Original.
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Live stream makeup products
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Joe Connolly
September 23, 2020 - 5:30 am
Livestreaming e-commerce is the new hot trend that is changing the way retailers sell now and it's leading to profitability for some business owners who had been struggling to survive.
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FILE - A federal judge has approved a request from a group of WeChat users to delay looming U.S. government restrictions that could effectively make the popular app nearly impossible to use. In a ruling dated Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, Magistrate Judge Laurel Beeler in California said the government’s actions would affect users’ First Amendment rights as an effective ban on the app removes their platform for communication. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File)
Associated Press
September 21, 2020 - 10:23 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A judge has approved a request from a group of U.S. WeChat users to delay looming federal government restrictions that could effectively make the popular app nearly impossible to use. In a ruling dated Saturday, Magistrate Judge Laurel Beeler in California said the government's...
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New York City outdoor dining
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Mack Rosenberg
September 17, 2020 - 3:20 pm
Dining out in New York City is getting more expensive as lawmakers step in to help restaurants financially during these trying times.
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Lizzy Buczak
September 15, 2020 - 5:00 pm
Apple has unveiled a host of new products during its highly-anticipated event on September 15 including a new apple watch with a fitness service, the most powerful iPad Air, and a subscription service called Apple One. Get the full details.
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In an image provided by Lego, colorful toy Lego bricks are seen. Lego said Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020, that it will stop using plastic bags inside its boxed sets and replace them with paper ones. (Allan Ringgaard/Courtesy of Lego via AP)
Associated Press
September 15, 2020 - 7:00 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Lego said Tuesday that it will stop using plastic bags inside its boxed sets and replace them with paper ones. The Danish toymaker said it will start making the switch next year and expects plastic bags to be completely phased out in the next five years. The bags are used to hold...
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FILE - In this Feb. 7, 2013 photo, a man walks past a shuttered New York Sports Club on Water St. in New York. Town Sports International Holdings Inc., the owner of New York Sports Club and Lucille Roberts filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, as gym operators struggle to keep afloat amid nationwide shutdowns. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
Associated Press
September 14, 2020 - 12:10 pm
The company that runs New York Sports Club and Lucille Roberts gyms filed for bankruptcy protection with COVID-19, still prevalent in man parts of the U.S., gutting membership rolls at fitness companies nationwide. Gold’s Gym sought bankruptcy protection in May and 24 Hour Fitness Worldwide filed...
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David Rancken
September 10, 2020 - 2:29 pm
Amazon Hosting Job Fair for New Corporate Office Jobs…
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David Rancken
September 10, 2020 - 2:29 pm
Amazon needs to fill a lot of jobs in the corporate offices. The company announced that it’s holding a hiring fair to find 33,000 people to work there, as well as tech workers.
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Century 21 in Lower Manhattan
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Associated Press
September 10, 2020 - 10:59 am
Century 21 Stores has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and is winding down its business, shutting all 13 stores across New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Florida.
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