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Robinhood sues Massachusetts over regulatory clampdown

 Online brokerage Robinhood on Thursday sued to invalidate Massachusetts’ recently-adopted fiduciary rule and block state regulators from proceeding with charges it encourages inexperienced investors...

Dow crosses 34,000 mark as stocks head to new record highs

The Dow Jones Industrial Average crossed the 34,000 mark Thursday as US stocks rallied toward records after a suite of encouraging data showed how...

Workers at Mashable, PC Mag stage strike over ‘paltry wages’

About 70 editorial workers at three Ziff-Davis publications — Mashable, PC Mag and Ask Men — are staging a 24-hour strike amid complaints of...

Bezos vows to do better by employees in final Amazon letter

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos vowed to do better by his employees in his last letter as chief executive to shareholders — even as he...

Kevin Durant scores huge return on Coinbase investment

Kevin Durant sat out Wednesday night — as his bank account soared. On Wednesday, the Nets star saw his Coinbase investment pay off when the digital...

Veterans included in latest round

The feds just doled out another 2 million stimulus checks — and a large chunk of them went to veterans. The Internal Revenue Service’s fifth...

576,000 filed in new low for COVID crisis

The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits plunged last week to its lowest level since the start of the coronavirus crisis, the feds said...

Businesses are struggling to hire workers — and say Uncle Sam is to blame

Workers are hard to find despite the vaccination rollout and a stubbornly high unemployment rate — and business owners say Uncle Sam is to...

Disney adopts ‘gender inclusive’ costumes for theme park staff

It’s a whole new world at Disney — and tattoos and gender-bending are welcome. The Mouse House is now allowing cast members at its theme...

Blade aims to cut down on noise with new quiet ‘electric vertical aircrafts’

Blade says it’s looking to lower the racket from helicopters and private jets shuttling between the Big Apple and the Hamptons — with the...

Walmart offers workers full-time employment in bid to retain them

Walmart is moving more of its workers full-time, with the goal of having two-thirds of its US store hourly jobs be full-time with more...

Coinbase stock surges, gives crypto exchange $100B valuation

Coinbase’s market value rocketed to nearly $100 billion Wednesday as the cryptocurrency exchange’s stock price soared in its landmark trading debut. Coinbase shares hit the...

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Chicago police union chief says cop who killed boy was ‘100 percent justified’

The president of the Chicago police union said the cop who fatally shot a 13-year-old boy who appeared to have a gun in his...

Rusty Young, of ‘Crazy Love’ rock band Poco, dead at 75

Rusty Young, cofounder of the rock band Poco — and the only original member to last all five decades of its run — died Wednesday...

FedEx examining cellphone policy after Indianapolis shooting: report

FedEx is reportedly examining a policy barring workers from carrying their cellphones on the job after a deadly mass shooting at one of the...