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Here’s how those Halloween pop-up stores work

Oct 30, 2015
It's a symbiotic relationship between landlords and specialty retailers.
Posted In: Halloween, pop-up stores, commercial real estate

Candy prices are up — and Halloween spending is, too

Oct 30, 2015
Plus, candy buying as an economic indicator.
Posted In: Halloween, candy

90s queen Lisa Loeb on the business behind the ABC song

Oct 30, 2015
Loeb talks about her transition into kid's music.
Posted In: lisa loeb, 1994, nursery rhymes, reality bites
The U.S. Federal Reserve building.

Weekly Wrap: Interest rates, tax reform and big banks

Oct 30, 2015
David Gura and Catherine Rampell join Kai Ryssdal to recap the week that was.
Posted In: Taxes, Federal Reserve, interest rates
Reince Priebus, chairman of the Republican National Committee, speaks to the media after the CNBC Republican presidential debate Wednesday.

RNC retreating from NBC

Oct 30, 2015
Plus, ESPN is shutting down Grantland.
Posted In: Grantland, Republican National Committee

An earnings shock as Big Oil adjusts to low oil prices

Oct 30, 2015
Multinationals are built for the long haul, but low oil prices are making them pull back.
Posted In: Shell, big oil, oil prices

Nintendo goes mobile

Oct 29, 2015
Gaming giant Nintendo announces its first smartphone game.
Posted In: nintendo, smartphones, gaming
A B-2 stealth bomber lands in Palmdale, California. Northrop Grumman, the maker of the stealth bomber, has just won an $80 billion contract with the Pentagon.

How big a stimulus is a stealth bomber contract?

Oct 28, 2015
Northrop Grumman's contract will fuel economies, but not like in the past.
Posted In: Northrop Grumman, stealth bomber, Pentagon

Walgreens buys Rite Aid as industry consolidates

Oct 28, 2015
The pharmacy industry thinks bigger is better to find cost savings.
Posted In: Walgreen's, Rite Aid, pharmacy
An American flag waves outside the United States Capitol building.

Room in Capitol to now be called 'Freedom Foyer'

Oct 27, 2015
It's all a part of the budget deal.
Posted In: white house, budget