‘Revenge’ buying vs. rational consumption: How China is spending after coronavirus lockdowns

On May 5, Shanghai city officials launched the “Double Five” shopping festival, offering hefty discounts and extended store hours for the next two months in an attempt to boost spending and make up for the losses caused by the coronavirus … Read more…

German court says the European Central Bank now needs to prove its bond buying is needed

The German court said the decision does not concern any financial assistance measures taken by the European Union or the ECB in the context of the current coronavirus crisis. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to … Read more…

4.14.20 Google & Apple working together on contact tracing; Grocery workers at higher risk; Car buying in Covid-19 era; Lending standards are tightening

Google & Apple are working together on a contact tracing app. This could help as we seek to remain safe as businesses reopen around the country. We will still need to up our abilities to test people for the virus. … Read more…

Panic buying goes beyond toilet paper—gun and ammo sales are spiking too

Subscribe to Fortune’s Outbreak newsletter for a daily roundup of stories on the coronavirus outbreak and its impact on global business. U.S. sales of guns and ammunition have increased during the coronavirus outbreak as more people, including many first-time gun owners, are … Read more…

Grocers limit food purchases, urge shoppers not to hoard as panic buying continues. Kroger ramps up hiring

Food purchase limits and increased hiring are grocers’ latest response to a surge in grocery shopping and panic-buying as the number of confirmed coronavirus cases rises in the U.S. US Top News and Analysis COMMUNITY NEWS UPDATE: Click today to … Read more…

Investors are buying ‘out of fear,’ economist says as Treasury yields hit record lows

Market participants are not making “rational” decisions when trading on the back of the coronavirus outbreak, an economist told CNBC’s “Squawk Box Europe” Friday. Europe News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

Coronavirus travel restrictions make buying tickets for plays, concerts and sporting events a tough call

Travel restrictions aimed at stemming the spread of coronavirus are sparking worries about lower attendance and ticket sales at sporting events and concerts, members of the ticketing industry said. Travel BEST TRAVEL DEAL: Find Great Deals At Radisson’s Official Site. … Read more…

How Gold House Uses Social Media, Ticket Buying to Support Diverse Stories in Film

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Google snaps up chief medical officer of health device maker AliveCor, weeks after buying Fitbit

Dr. Jacqueline Shreibati will join Google’s health clinical team and report to the chief health officer, Dr. Karen DeSalvo. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

ICYMI: Fall Bridal Trends, What the Buyers Are Buying & The Brands Coming For Forever 21’s Throne

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The stock market would be much lower if it weren’t for companies buying back their own shares

Buybacks have gotten a bad rap from both Republicans and Democrats. But stocks would be trading at a massive discount without them. Top News & Analysis COMMUNITY NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and … Read more…

ICYMI: What We’re Buying This Season, Victoria’s Secret Doesn’t Get It & Seoul Street Style

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Rachel Hollis Has Sold More Than a Million Self-Help Books. But Not Everyone Is Buying Her Advice

Kara Kading wishes she weren’t crying, but there it is. The mother of three from Racine, Wisconsin, is overwhelmed. She’s working two jobs so her kids can go to a private Lutheran school. She has just sat through a day … Read more…

Sex Workers Aren’t Buying Kamala Harris’ New Tune: She ‘Put Our Country Many Years Behind’

Noah Berger/Getty During a Thursday night event at The Wing titled “Unpacking Sex Work Stigma & Intersectional Feminism,” a panel of sex workers and activists talked about the deadly aftermath of FOSTA/SESTA and recent pushes toward decriminalizing sex work. Sen. … Read more…

Billionaire collector shares his secret to buying great art that turns into even better investment

Billionaire hedge fund manager J. Tomilson Hill has a keen eye for great art that's also made for some incredible investments. Hill shared some of his personal rules for buying art with CNBC.  Wealth BEST DEAL UPDATE: The Street SPECIAL … Read more…