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  1. Warriors-Cavaliers NBA Finals Tickets Most Expensive On Secondary Market Since 2011Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    NEW YORK -- Games won't be played for almost another week, but anticipation is high for the 2015 NBA Finals. The Golden State Warriors will take on the Cleveland Cavaliers in what will easily be the most expensive Finals on the secondary market since at least 2011.

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  2. Bull Chart of the Day -- Why eBay Is Getting More AttentionRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    NEW YORK -- I might be a day late and a dollar short on this one, but there's no denying eBay I'll admit, I don't know what it is; however, the stock has been very strong for two days now coupled with strong action in the underlying call options. Bulls, for whatever reason, are persistently buying right now.

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  3. Could McDonald's and Wal-Mart Survive a $15-An-Hour Minimum Wage?Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    It's a question being asked now as several major U.S. cities, including San Francisco and Seattle, have approved just such a jump, while others, such as New York City and Washington D.C., are considering them. Los Angeles, the second-largest city in the country, recently approved a jump in the city's minimum wage from $9 an hour to $15 an hour by 2020.

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  4. Chipotle Customers -- and Investors -- Get Some Good NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    And for Chipotle investors, more pork stuffed into burritos and bowls could lead to even meatier sales at the red-hot chain very soon. "We have not started receiving pork from the new supplier yet, but should start to see that in the system in the coming weeks -- that should allow us to start rebuilding and get us back to having pork everywhere this fall," said Chipotle spokesman Chris Arnold via email.

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  5. Nearly every product release or update from Amazon can be tied back to Prime.Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    Amazon's most recent move is producing its own grocery products such as milk and household cleaners, according to The Wall Street Journal . One of the possible implications of such a move would be that Amazon would have more control over the production and fulfillment of products, a key priority for Prime.

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  6. GameStop Is Shooting Up, Buy Now Before It Moves to the Next LevelRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    Its shares were up more than 20% on the year as of Thursday's close, dominating not only the broader averages, but also besting the 2.74% gains in SPDR S&P Retail ETF GameStop, the largest pure-play video game retailer in the U.S., delivered fiscal first-quarter revenue and earnings Thursday that beat Wall Street estimates, sending its shares higher by another 6%. Investors placed the right bet.

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  7. Phil GusmanRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    Your browser is not supported. Please upgrade to one of the following browsers: Google Chrome Mozilla Firefox Apple Safari Microsoft Internet Explorer 9+ You may proceed to the site by clicking here , however some pages might not work correctly.

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  8. Use stops and a partial buy approach for protection.Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    Many market players have a difficult time buying stocks that make huge moves to new all-time highs. They learned in their early days of investing that we are supposed to "buy low and sell high", so they figure they have already missed the move and it is now too late to participate.

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  9. Completing Our Income Portfolio: I Don't Know About You, but I'm Feeling 22Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    In the last week or so we have managed to find 19 income stocks that also have "safe and cheap" characteristics. In a 1976 interview, Benjamin Graham suggested that 30 stocks was about the right size for an individual investor's portfolio, so we have been working towards that level.

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  10. FCC OKs robo-blocking to stem wave of sales callsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Business Journal

    For those of a certain age it might seem like a never-ending battle that goes back long before cell phones, but the government is vowing to take new steps to stem the tide of sales calls to personal phones, The Associated Press reports . The head of the Federal Communications Commission released a new proposal Wednesday designed to strengthen current rules and encourage wireless and landline companies to do more to fight unwanted telemarketing calls and spam text messages.

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  11. The Rise And Fall (And Rise) Of Lilly PulitzerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I formed Flatiron Communications LLC in 2005 after years in senior media leadership positions at several highly respected global PR firms - including Hill & Knowlton, Burson-Marsteller and Edelman Worldwide. Flatiron helps established and emerging companies capitalize on the latest communications technologies and strategies.

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  12. Subsidized Broadband: FCC ChairmanPlans to Expand - Obama Phone'Program to InternetRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler announced on Thursday that he intends to expand Lifeline, popularly known as the "Obama Phone" program, to the Internet. "I am circulating new proposals to "reboot" Lifeline for the Internet age," Wheeler wrote in a blog post on the FCC's Website.

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  13. LocaLoop Offers to "Bridge" the Licensing Gap Created by FCC Broadband RulingRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Business Wire

    "The FCC release of the new Part 96 rules is clearly a better way to do business for our customers in the long run," said Carl-Johan Torarp, LocaLoop founder and CEO. "But until the regulations are fully implemented, it has stalled a number of operators who did not have pre-existing licenses in this spectrum as well as manufacturers from moving forward with new deployments."

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  14. Why Boycotting FIFA Would Be A Blunder Of Epic ProportionsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    Soccer Analyst for Fox Soccer Report and Fox Soccer News 24/7 from 2001 to 2013 and I can now be seen on Soccer Central in Canada. I have been a soccer writer and broadcaster for over 20 years and I have followed the world's game for as long as I care to remember.

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  15. Top Five Startup Tips From Jessica Alba, Millennial MogulRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I'm a staff writer at Forbes, where until recently I chased the super-rich for our Forbes 400 and World's Billionaires lists. Now I'm covering the consumer economy, writing about the big personalities reinventing retail.

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  16. BEPS Rears Its Head In Amazon European Tax Policy ShiftRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I'm the head of the Corporate Market for the Tax & Accounting business at Thomson Reuters - we build the corporate tax software used by many of the world's largest multinationals, as well as the Big 4 accounting firms. I work closely with global business leaders to set up their tax technology, so I have visibility into how they handle financial reporting and the challenges they face.

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  17. How to save your brain for work: Wear the same outfit every dayRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    Amy Zinck, 47, vice president at the Terra Foundation for American Art, puts the finishing touches on her "uniform" -- black pantsuit with scarf. Amy Zinck, 47, vice president at the Terra Foundation for American Art, puts the finishing touches on her "uniform" -- black pantsuit with scarf.

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  18. FCC's proposal to crack down on robocalls is a good moveRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Consumer Reports

    Are you hounded by automated phone calls with recorded pitches for things like medical alert devices or home security systems? Do you get texts telling you to call now for a free cruise or vacation? You're not alone. Robocalls , robotexts, and telemarketing calls are the number-one source of consumer complaints at the Federal Communications Commission.

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  19. Why one couple took out a mortgage on a $150,000 boat instead...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | SFGate

    Three years ago, Sam Train, a naval officer stationed in Newport, Rhode Island, asked his wife, Francesca Spidalieri, if she'd be willing to live on a boat. They ended up buying a pre-owned 40' Catalina cruiser for $150,000, with mortgage payments of about $800 a month.

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  20. Stocks are lowerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | SFGate

    Stocks are lower after a second estimate showed that the US economy shrank by 0.7% in the first quarter. Near 10:52 a.m. ET, the Dow was down 148 points, the S&P 500 was down 15 points, and the Nasdaq was down 39 points.

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