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Why digital retail darlings Warby Parker and Allbirds are betting big on stores to grow ahead of public debuts

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A Warby Parker’s store in The Standard, Los Angeles, California. Michael Buckner | Getty Images Retail darlings Warby Parker and Allbirds launched on the internet and paved the way for other brands to follow their playbooks and hope for similar......

Student debt can make buying a home feel impossible. Here are your options

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here @canada_by_alexis | iStock | Getty Images Half of people who haven’t yet purchased a home point to their student debt as a reason for the delay. That’s the finding from a new report by the National Association of Realtors, which......

Elon Musk praises Chinese automakers as Tesla works to improve company’s reputation

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Tesla CEO Elon Musk lauded Chinese automakers Friday, calling them the “most competitive in the world,” during pre-recorded question-and-answer stream at the World New Energy Vehicle Congress, which is hosted in China’s Hainan province. Musk was highly complementary of the......

Apple Card owners are having problems ordering their iPhone 13

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here iPhone 13 Pro Source: Apple Inc. Apple‘s new iPhone 13 family went up for pre-order Friday morning at 8 a.m. ET. But since then, shoppers have reported trouble trying to buy the new phones using the Apple Card. Enough customers......

‘Morale is low’: Workers grow weary of ‘The Great Wait’ to return to offices

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here In much of corporate America, January 2022 is the new Labor Day 2021 as the target date for a widespread return-to-office movement. As of late August, 66% of organizations were delaying office reopenings due to Covid variants, according to a Gartner......

Los Angeles Clippers strike $500 million-plus naming rights deal with financial software company Intuit

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here New LA Clippers arena. Source: LA Clippers The Los Angeles Clippers announced on Friday a sponsorship deal with financial software company Intuit, which will hold title rights to the team’s new $1.2 billion arena, scheduled to open in Inglewood in......

Car headlights are becoming more high-tech than ever, and regulators are having trouble keeping up

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Headlights are quietly undergoing a technological revolution, and regulators are trying to catch up. For much of automotive history, innovation came to headlights gradually. But over the last few decades, the pace has quickened. Now, automakers are using LED technology......

Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Manchester United, Invesco, Take-Two and others

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: Manchester United (MANU) – The soccer team operator reported a quarterly loss that was 5.9% narower than what it lost a year ago amid a 15.9% increase in revenue. Manchester United......

A downturn in the global industrial economy is already underway, currency chart confirms

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Zoom In IconArrows pointing outwards “We made that earlier global Industrial downturn call, and that meant that you were going to see this slowdown in industrial materials price inflation, industrial commodity price inflation and the top line of the chart......

New York City is funding college plans for students in the hopes of closing the wealth gap

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Rukiya Zaman, 7, received a $100 in a scholarship 529 college savings plan as part of a New York City pilot program aimed at closing the wealth gap. Her parents have since started saving in their own account. CNBC Rukiya......

A key part of Biden’s plan to combat Covid is at risk as FDA meets to debate booster shots

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A key part of President Joe Biden‘s plan to combat Covid is in jeopardy as a Food and Drug Administration vaccine advisory committee meets Friday to debate and vote on Pfizer and BioNTech‘s application to offer booster shots to the......

Italy makes Covid passports mandatory for all employees

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here In this photo illustration, a digital “green pass” which certifies immunity or the Covid-19. Diego Puletto | Getty Images News | Getty Images LONDON — Italy has become the first European country to make a Covid certificate mandatory for all......

Singapore Exchange could receive its first SPAC listing application in weeks, CEO says

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Auditorium of the Singapore Exchange (SGX). Roslan Rahman | AFP | Getty Images SINGAPORE — The Singapore Exchange could receive its first application for a SPAC listing in “the next couple of weeks,” Chief Executive Loh Boon Chye told CNBC......

Donors pledging billions in aid to Afghanistan face a challenge: Navigating the Taliban

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Taliban forces block the roads around the airport in Kabul, Afghanistan August 27, 2021. Stringer | Reuters One month after the fall of its U.S.-supported government to the Taliban, Afghanistan faces crises of astronomical levels: millions facing starvation, a nationwide......

Russia’s authoritarianism and political crackdown could get worse after weekend vote, experts say

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A bus drives past a United Russia campaign poster put up ahead of the elections to the Russian State Duma of the 8th convocation scheduled for September 17-19. Vladimir Smirnov | TASS | Getty Images Russia will hold elections to......

China’s embattled developer Evergrande is on the brink of default. Here’s why it matters

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The Emerald Bay residential project developed by China Evergrande in the Tuen Mun district of the New Territories in Hong Kong, China, on Friday, July 23, 2021. Lam Yik | Bloomberg | Getty Images Chinese property giant Evergrande is on......

Jay Leno says, ‘the electric car is here to stay,’ despite Chevy Bolt recalls

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Jay Leno gave CNBC’s “The News with Shepard Smith” an optimistic outlook when it comes to the future of electric cars, despite the latest warning from General Motors to owners of some Chevy Bolts, advising them not to park within 50......

A paid family leave policy could be coming to the U.S. Here’s what it would look like

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Halfpoint | iStock | Getty Images Legislation moving through Congress would make 12 weeks of paid family and sick leave available to most workers, and remove the U.S. from the small list of countries that are currently without such a......

His economic agenda on the line, Biden prepares to fight for tax increases on the wealthy

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here WASHINGTON — After a rough summer, President Joe Biden is getting ready to spend the autumn fighting for tax increases on the wealthy and corporations. The surge of the Covid-19 delta variant, the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan, hurricanes, wildfires, evictions......

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