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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

US home prices reach record high for 6th straight month

U.S. home prices reached a new high in May for the sixth straight month, which may raise fears of another housing bubble roughly a decade after a previous one burst.

Yes, you can buy happiness – if you spend it to...

People who dole out cash to save time on things like housekeeping, delivery services and taxis are a little bit happier than those who don’t, new research finds.

In Google vs. the EU, a $2.7B fine could just be...

Google’s parent company Alphabet can easily afford the $2.7 billion write-down it’s taking to cover a big antitrust fine in Europe. But it might find it harder to shrug off the rest of the European regulatory assault that’s headed its way.

How smugglers use trucks with sometimes deadly results

Previous cases of smugglers using similar trucks to move human cargo shed light on the dangerous method of human trafficking — and how it can quickly turn fatal.

US stocks dip with energy prices; European stocks sink

U.S. stocks finished barely lower Friday as energy companies fell with oil prices and a 10-day rally for technology companies came to an end.

McDonald’s adds Big Mac onesie, sweatsuit to delivery items

WOULD YOU WEAR ANY OF THESE? With McDonald’s now offering a delivery service, the fast-food giant is looking to make customers comfortable eating at home with a new clothing line that includes an adult-size Big Mac onesie.

What drug-dealing ‘darknet’ sites have in common with eBay

How wild is this? Not only did this illegal drug site work hard to match buyers and sellers and to stamp out fraud, it offered dispute-resolution services when things went awry and kept a public-relations manager to promote the site to new users.

Layoffs begin at Carrier plant that drew Trump’s criticism

More than 300 Carrier Corp. workers were being laid off Thursday from the company’s Indianapolis factory as part of an outsourcing of jobs to Mexico that drew criticism last year from then-presidential candidate Donald Trump.

Panel approves bill to boost testing of self-driving cars

legislation has been approved to allow automakers to increase the testing of self-driving cars on U.S. roads.

Ready-to-cook meals from Amazon in bid to expand groceries

WOULD YOU BUY?? Amazon-branded meal kits come with raw ingredients needed to prepare such meals as chicken tikka masala and falafel patties.
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