What's Happening in Hong Kong?

What's Happening in Hong Kong?

Cheddar's Hope King explains what is really driving the demonstrations that have been underway in Hong Kong for more than two months.
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NYC to Track Storefront Vacancies to Save 'Soul of the City'

NYC to Track Storefront Vacancies to Save 'Soul of the City'

Recently passed legislation in New York City will track commercial storefronts, giving the city a comprehensive database on building vacancies for the first time ever.
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The VOID Expansion Brings a 'Great Pairing' of Virtual Reality and Shopping, Says Co-Founder

The VOID Expansion Brings a 'Great Pairing' of Virtual Reality and Shopping, Says Co-Founder

The Utah-based virtual reality startup expanding its "add-on" for retail centers in a bid to draw shoppers back to malls and into the worlds of Hollywood's most popular franchises through its virtual reality experiences.
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Hickenlooper Shuts Down Presidential Campaign, Leaves Door Open for Senate Run

Hickenlooper Shuts Down Presidential Campaign, Leaves Door Open for Senate Run

Former two-term Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper has officially dropped out of the 2020 race, slimming the Democratic field to just over two-dozen.
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Canopy Tanks on First Earnings Report After Departure of CEO Bruce Linton

Canopy Tanks on First Earnings Report After Departure of CEO Bruce Linton

Canopy executives said weak cannabis oil and soft gel demand was partially to blame for slowing domestic sales, as consumers instead opted to buy lower-priced cannabis flower products.
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Need 2 Know: Recession Fears, Officers Shot

Need 2 Know: Recession Fears, Officers Shot

These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019.
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Markets Rebound. Thank Walmart.

Markets Rebound. Thank Walmart.

The retail giant reported quarterly earnings, and futures turned on a dime. Walmart beat consensus estimates on earnings and revenue and boosted its full-year outlook for same-store sales.
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Portland Mayor to Hate Groups: 'We Don’t Want You Here'

Portland Mayor to Hate Groups: 'We Don’t Want You Here'

An unofficial coalition of far-right extremist groups are set to descend on Portland, Oregon this weekend and the city’s mayor has a clear message for them: you are not welcome.
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WTF Is a Yield Curve?

WTF Is a Yield Curve?

Cheddar's Nora Ali explains the yield curve for treasury bonds, the figures that had traders spooked during the big stock selloff on Wednesday.
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Dow Drops Big, Blame the Fed?

Dow Drops Big, Blame the Fed?

As markets melted down Wednesday, President Donald Trump took to Twitter to blame the Federal Reserve's interest rate policy for recent slides.
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ViacomCBS a Good Plan but Questions About Strategy Remain

ViacomCBS a Good Plan but Questions About Strategy Remain

While the combined media giants will be able to produce more content, the jury is still out on whether or not ViacomCBS will be able to compete with other streaming behemoths.
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Greenbox Robotics' CBD-Dispensing Robot Makes Its New York City Debut

Greenbox Robotics' CBD-Dispensing Robot Makes Its New York City Debut

Greenbox Robotics' artificial intelligence-powered robots at CBD and wellness shop Come Back Daily. Founder Zack Johnson hopes machine will not only boost business and speed up sales, but also educate customers about hemp compound CBD.
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Nike Steps Into the Subscription Service Business

Nike Steps Into the Subscription Service Business

Parents can subscribe for kids ages 2 to 10 and receive Nike shoes delivered to their door. The boxed service boasts over 100 different styles of kicks ranging from performance to street wear options.
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Nike Steps Into the Subscription Service Business

Nike Steps Into the Subscription Service Business

Parents can subscribe for kids ages 2 to 10 and receive Nike shoes delivered to their door. The boxed service boasts over 100 different styles of kicks ranging from performance to street wear options.
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Need2Know: NFL Hires Jay-Z, Flying Private

Need2Know: NFL Hires Jay-Z, Flying Private

These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019.
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WeWork Parent Company's Financials Raise Concerns in IPO Filing

WeWork Parent Company's Financials Raise Concerns in IPO Filing

The S-1 filing reports that the We Company grew revenues to more than $1.8 billion in 2018. But it also detailed growing net losses, which were under half a billion in 2016, and grew to $1.9 billion by the end of 2018.
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Bond Yields Flash Ominous Warning Sign for Economy

Bond Yields Flash Ominous Warning Sign for Economy

The spread between the 2-year and 10-year Treasury yields flipped for the first time since 2007, with the 2-year moving higher than the benchmark 10-year. A flattening of the yield curve has been a reliable predictor of a recession for the last ha...
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Greenbox Robotics's CBD-Dispensing Robot Makes Its New York City Debut

Greenbox Robotics's CBD-Dispensing Robot Makes Its New York City Debut

Greenbox Robotics' artificial intelligence-powered robots at CBD and wellness shop Come Back Daily. Founder Zack Johnson hopes machine will not only boost business and speed up sales, but also educate customers about hemp compound CBD.
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Critics Fight Back After Trump Administration Weakens Endangered Species Act

Critics Fight Back After Trump Administration Weakens Endangered Species Act

The Trump administration significantly weakened the Endangered Species Act (ESA) this week, largely gutting its implementation mechanisms to allow for greater economic development in protected habitats. The decision — announced by the U.S. Secreta...
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Startup Sunday Bringing 'Hyper-Custom' Lawn Care to American Yards

Startup Sunday Bringing 'Hyper-Custom' Lawn Care to American Yards

Founder and CEO Coulter Lewis told Cheddar that Sunday aims to distinguish itself within the industry by focusing on the strength of grass, rather than on killing weeds and pests.
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Media Landscape Shrinks as CBS and Viacom Merge

Media Landscape Shrinks as CBS and Viacom Merge

CBS ($CBS) and Viacom ($VIA) have reached an agreement to merge, with Viacom shareholders receiving nearly 0.6 CBS shares for each Viacom share they own.
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Argentina's Economy Implodes After Primary Election: 'Every Election Is a Message' Says President

Argentina's Economy Implodes After Primary Election: 'Every Election Is a Message' Says President

Argentina’s stock market and currency value plummeted this week following a shocking electoral defeat on Sunday for President Mauricio Macri, the nation’s conservative leader.
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VineSight Uses AI to Take on Fake News in 2020 Election

VineSight Uses AI to Take on Fake News in 2020 Election

VineSight, an AI-based start-up, is working to detect misinformation attacks against candidates like Joe Biden or Kamala Harris early during their campaigns.
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Why Skyscraper Cemeteries Are On The Rise

Why Skyscraper Cemeteries Are On The Rise

Imagine a tower of the dead, looming over your downtown. Creepy? Or a good reminder that life is fleeting? Cheddar Explains why vertical cemeteries are on the rise.
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Viral Video: Slip 'N Slide for Fish

Viral Video: Slip 'N Slide for Fish

This salmon cannon was developed to help fish pass over dams in seconds, rather than days.
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Climate Change Is Now Part of Medical Education

Climate Change Is Now Part of Medical Education

Dr. Mona Sarfaty, the director of the Medical Society's consortium on climate and health, details how the changing climate requires a change in the way future doctors are taught about public health.
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Need 2 Know: Epstein’s Island Raided, Ebola Cure

Need 2 Know: Epstein’s Island Raided, Ebola Cure

These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019.
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Media Landscape Gets Smaller as CBS, Viacom Set to Merge

Media Landscape Gets Smaller as CBS, Viacom Set to Merge

Reports indicated Tuesday morning that CBS ($CBS) and Viacom ($VIA) have reached an agreement in principle to merge, with Viacom shareholders receiving nearly 0.6 CBS shares for each Viacom share they own.
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Need 2 Know: Epstein Suicide, Simone Biles Makes History

Need 2 Know: Epstein Suicide, Simone Biles Makes History

These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Monday, Aug. 12, 2019.
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Thousands of Travelers Wait on 'Seriously Disrupted' Hong Kong Airport as Protests Continue

Thousands of Travelers Wait on 'Seriously Disrupted' Hong Kong Airport as Protests Continue

Hong Kong International Airport came to crippling halt on Monday with thousands of anti-government protesters occupying the airport’s main terminals. Authorities said operations have “been seriously disrupted” and cancelled all flights in and out ...
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Virgin Hyperloop Goes on Tour to Show Off Future of Fast Travel

Virgin Hyperloop Goes on Tour to Show Off Future of Fast Travel

Virgin Hyperloop One has taken its show on the road. The Los Angeles-based company is currently visiting multiple cities across the country to showcase its XP-1 hyperloop pod, which completed the world's first full-system hyperloop test in 2017.
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Smokey Bear Adapts to New Tech as He Turns 75

Smokey Bear Adapts to New Tech as He Turns 75

Smokey the Bear was born in the 1940s as part of a Forest Service poster campaign to raise awareness for wildfire prevention, but today he's active on Instagram and Twitter as well.
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How the Iowa State Fair Became a Key Campaign Stop

How the Iowa State Fair Became a Key Campaign Stop

Cheddar's JD Durkin explains how the Iowa State Fair became a crucial campaign stop for Presidential candidates.
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‘Digital Native’ Millennials Invest In ‘Brands That They Believe in,’ Survey Finds

‘Digital Native’ Millennials Invest In ‘Brands That They Believe in,’ Survey Finds

Millennials are largely forgoing traditional manufacturing sectors and instead investing in digital technology companies that they’re familiar with, according to a new survey.
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Need 2 Know: Shift in Gun Debate, Uber's $5 Billion Loss

Need 2 Know: Shift in Gun Debate, Uber's $5 Billion Loss

These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Friday, Aug. 9, 2019.
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Facebook Offers Millions to License News Content

Facebook Offers Millions to License News Content

Facebook is offering millions to news outlets to license content.
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Uber Veers Off Course in Q2 Earnings Report

Uber Veers Off Course in Q2 Earnings Report

Uber posted $2.87 billion in revenues, compared to the $3.36 billion that analysts had expected. The company also reported $4.72 in losses per share, more than a dollar off of analysts’ expectations of just $3.12.
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California is Facing a Weed Delivery Debate

California is Facing a Weed Delivery Debate

Cheddar's Alyssa Julya Smith investigates the California weed delivery service issue that continues to divide the state.
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Altice Launches New Smart Speaker Powered by Alexa

Altice Launches New Smart Speaker Powered by Alexa

Altice USA, the parent company of Cheddar, announced the Altice Amplify smart speaker which can power the connected home. It costs $399 for Optimum customers, and Altice One subscribers can rent a device for $10 a month.
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Mike Tyson is the Newest Owner of an FCFL Team

Mike Tyson is the Newest Owner of an FCFL Team

Mike Tyson has ventured into football as the owner and captain of a team in the Fan Controlled Football League.
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Breakfast of Champions

Breakfast of Champions

Burger King's Impossible Whopper is here! Cheddar's anchors tried it...for breakfast.
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Calls for SoulCycle and Equinox Boycott over Trump Fundraiser

Calls for SoulCycle and Equinox Boycott over Trump Fundraiser

Should anti-Trump patrons boycott SoulCylce and Equinox in light of owner Stephen Ross' fundraiser?
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Need 2 Know: Trump Visits Victims, Food Supply Dwindling

Need 2 Know: Trump Visits Victims, Food Supply Dwindling

These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019.
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Need 2 Know: Debate Takeaways, Royal Baby Plans

Need 2 Know: Debate Takeaways, Royal Baby Plans

These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Wednesday, July 31, 2019.
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College Pulse CEO Reveals University Student's Favorite 2020 Democrats

College Pulse CEO Reveals University Student's Favorite 2020 Democrats

Terren Klein, the CEO of College Pulse, discusses university student’s favorite 2020 hopefuls following night two of the second Democratic presidential debates.
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Need 2 Know: Mass Shootings

Need 2 Know: Mass Shootings

These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Monday, Aug. 5, 2019.
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Need 2 Know: Shooting Reactions, Tom Brady Contract

Need 2 Know: Shooting Reactions, Tom Brady Contract

These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019.
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Need 2 Know: Massive Data Breach, Sharing with you Delivery Driver

Need 2 Know: Massive Data Breach, Sharing with you Delivery Driver

These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Tuesday, July 30, 2019.
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