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The housing market is currently facing a challenging situation with previously owned home sales hitting a 30-year low. In May, existing home sales remained stagnant, falling by 0.7% from April, resulting in a seasonally adjusted, annualized rate of 4.11 million units. This decline represents a 2.8% drop compared to the same period last year. The
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Darden Restaurants recently reported a mixed quarterly performance, with Olive Garden experiencing a decline in same-store sales for the second consecutive quarter. This trend is concerning for the company, as it indicates a potential struggle to attract customers and drive revenue growth. With only a forecasted 1% to 2% increase in same-store sales for fiscal
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One of the main factors that have been missing from the box office in recent years has been the presence of family-friendly films. While there have been a few successful kid-friendly hits, such as Universal's “Super Mario Bros.,” most family features have either opted for streaming platforms or had their releases spaced too far apart
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The Food and Drug Administration recently approved Merck's new vaccine, Capvaxive, which is specifically designed to protect adults from pneumococcus, a bacteria that can lead to serious illnesses such as pneumonia. This approval marks a significant milestone in providing broader protection against pneumococcal disease, particularly for older patients and those with chronic health conditions who
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Boeing's Starliner capsule, named “Calypso,” is set to remain at the International Space Station for twice as long as originally planned, NASA announced on Friday. This extended stay is part of the developmental mission known as Boeing's crew flight test, which involves a series of tests being conducted on the Starliner while it is docked
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The United Auto Workers President, Shawn Fain, is currently under investigation by a federal court-appointed watchdog, Neil Barofsky. The investigation is focused on determining whether Fain misused his power as the union president. Additionally, union leaders, including Fain, are being accused of obstructing the investigation and impeding the watchdog's access to crucial information. These actions
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Moderna, a leading biotech company, announced on Monday that its combination vaccine targeting both Covid-19 and the flu has shown to be more effective than standalone shots for these viruses in a late-stage trial. This groundbreaking development has the potential to revolutionize the way we approach vaccination against respiratory viruses. The concept of combination vaccines
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The Covid-19 pandemic has revealed both strengths and weaknesses in the American economy, and one sector that has been particularly affected is child care. As day cares closed their doors and schools shifted to virtual learning, parents were left struggling to balance work and childcare responsibilities. Although the employment levels in the child care sector
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