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When a business is partially regulated, the part that isn’t performs in uneconomic ways.
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A shopper browses clothing at a Kohl's department store. (Daniel Acker/Bloomberg)
A shopper browses clothing at a Kohl's department store. (Daniel Acker/Bloomberg)
The chains tried to court millennials, alienating their most loyal shoppers in the process.
By some measures, rural America has grown faster than urban areas. Why didn't we notice?

Distorted videos of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, altered to make her sound as if she’s drunkenly slurring her words, are spreading rapidly across social media as Congress and the White House battle over efforts to gain access to Trump's financial records.

If fireworks aren’t removed from the list of tariffs, executives said, their businesses will not be able to absorb the costs.

The gene therapy Zolgensma, priced at $2.1 million, treats infants with spinal muscular atrophy.


Rep. Chip Roy of Texas blocked the legislation, which has bipartisan support and President Trump’s backing.

Fellow trainee should not lecture cellphone user on thoughtless behavior but can ask for the distracting smartphone use to stop.

The vote comes after weeks of fraught negotiations.

Global markets sagged Thursday as uncertainty over trade relations between the United States and China continued to sour investors. The Dow Jones industrial average plunged 448 points at its low befor...

The congresswomen say they are "deeply concerned by the financial engineering" that occurred while the treasury chief served on the retailer’s board.

The space agency says it will help meet the White House mandate to get humans to the lunar surface by 2024.

Kroger and Walgreens are teaming up with UPS and waste management firm TerraCycle on a grocery delivery system.

The 30-year fixed-rate average matched its lowest level of the year, dropping to 4.06 percent.

Should families who didn't benefit from Smith's generous gift of paying off the student loans for the class of 2019 Morehouse graduates feel as though they missed out?

A federal judge sided with the Federal Trade Commission, which sued Qualcomm for charging phone makers excessing licensing fees.

A key chip designer and British telecom companies suspend some dealings with the Chinese tech giant.

Huawei is at the center of an international trade dispute with the Trump administration. But most Americans have never even heard of it. So, what is Huawei and why does the president care so much?

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