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President Obama, the gun salesman

Jun 24, 2015
Here are the numbers we're watching and stories we're reading Wednesday.

Niagara recalls bottled spring water

Jun 23, 2015
Here are the numbers we're reading and watching for Tuesday.
Instacart, an online company that delivers groceries to shoppers, wants to categorize its employees as part-timers.

Reversing a trend, Instacart checks out part-timers

Jun 22, 2015
The company is reclassifying some of its independent contractors.
Posted In: sharing economy, Instacart, contractors
Home sales experienced an almost 5 percent increase in May.

Existing home sales on the rise

Jun 22, 2015
More first-time buyers leaped into the housing market in May, Realtors say.
Posted In: Housing, buyers, first-time home buyer
"We are never, ever, ever getting back together." - Taylor Swift to Spotify

We are never, ever, ever ... giving away free music

Jun 22, 2015
These are the numbers we're reading and watching for Monday.

Why egg prices have been climbing while chicken prices are falling

Jun 18, 2015
Farms that produce chickens for meat are seeing exports drop, pushing prices down.
Posted In: bird flu, chicken prices, avian flu
An uncut sheet of $10 bills.

Why the $10 bill, not $20, will get a woman's portrait

Jun 18, 2015
The original campaign was for a woman on the $20 bill, but the $10 bill won out.

The best part of waking up ... is caffeine

Jun 18, 2015
Here are the numbers we're reading and watching for Thursday.

The last time the Fed raised interest rates

Jun 17, 2015
2006 was a very different time... but not too different.
Posted In: Federal Reserve