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Eyeing Toys R Us' Future, Analyst Suggests Hands-On Displays

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A strengthening global economy is among the most important forces putting downward pressure on the dollar. agcuesta/Getty Images/iStockphoto hide caption

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The Dollar Is Weaker, But That Might Not Be A Bad Thing

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The Toys R Us Times Square Holiday Shop held its grand opening last month in New York City. The largest U.S. toy store chain filed for bankruptcy protection late Monday, but most stores are operating as usual. Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for Toys R Us hide caption

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Nikol Szymul staffs a reception desk at Amazon offices in downtown Seattle. Online retail powerhouse Amazon is searching for a second headquarters location, which an official from Toronto has called "the Olympics of the corporate world." Glenn Chapman/Getty Images hide caption

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Cities Try Convincing Amazon They're Ready For Its New Headquarters

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Houston's Tight Rental Market Makes It Tough For Low-Income Hurricane Victims

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Millennials were the largest group of homebuyers for the fourth consecutive year, according to the National Association of Realtors. Ikon Images/Getty Images hide caption

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As Millennials Get Older, Many Are Buying SUVs To Drive To Their Suburban Homes

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Hurricane Irma Recovery Highlights Stark Divide Between Rich And Poor

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No NAFTA Deal Will Be Reached In 2017, Castaneda Speculates

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FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb says the agency will close a loophole that lets drug manufacturers skip pediatric testing in some drugs intended for children. Zach Gibson/Getty Images hide caption

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White House Takes An Aggressive Approach On Tax Overhaul

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How The Minimum Wage Affects Restaurant Hygiene

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Why The Government Sells Flood Insurance Despite Losing Money

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Job candidates take a tour of the Amazon fulfillment center in Robbinsville, N.J., during a job fair last month. The Census Bureau says increased employment is what's driving higher income numbers. Julio Cortez/AP hide caption

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A person visits a Miami store that doesn't have electricity on Tuesday. Much of Florida was without power two days after Hurricane Irma battered the state. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Florida Businesses Struggle To Reopen Without Power After Irma

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Fallen fruit sits on the ground below orange trees in Frostproof, Fla., U.S. Hurricane Irma destroyed almost half of the citrus crop in some areas. Daniel Acker/Bloomberg/Getty Images hide caption

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Empty pumps are surrounded by tape at a Mobil gas station in Miami on Friday. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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With Power Out, Many Florida Gas Stations Remain Closed

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U.S. Census Bureau Records Improvements In Income, Poverty And Health Coverage

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