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The return of back-to-school shopping

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Family shopping-for-school budgets are likely to get a boost from the recently expanded federal child tax credit. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

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Can college athletes now hire agents to help them navigate name, image and likeness branding?

Patrick Rishe, director of the sports business program at Washington University in St. Louis, has more.

Back-to-school shopping makes a comeback

by Matt Levin Jul 5, 2021
The expanded federal child tax credit could help many parents foot the bill for supplies.

Spotify offers music streaming in more African countries

by ish Mafundikwa Jul 5, 2021
The expansion offers African music lovers another option and makes the landscape more competitive for local streaming services, like Gateway in Zimbabwe.
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Theme parks likely to keep mobile tech put to the test by the pandemic

by Caroline Champlin Jul 5, 2021
Face-to-face service isn't completely gone, but visitors are seeing more mobile options to do things like sign up for rides.

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