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Canada

Watch: Small moose rescued from Fredericton uptown shopping district | CBC News

A small female moose got lost in Fredericton’s uptown Wednesday morning.  The animal, which appeared to be a juvenile, drew spectators out into the rain as it wandered through traffic circles and along sidewalks on Prospect Street.  Fredericton police followed the animal as it passed restaurants and grocery stores on the street. Prospect is a […]

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Business

Peloton sweetens employee pay incentives as it fights to boost morale and stage a turnaround

In this photo illustration the Peloton Interactive logo seen displayed on a smartphone screen. Rafael Henrique | LightRocket | Getty Images Peloton sweetened incentives for its workers with one-time cash bonuses and changes to its stock compensation plan as it fights to hold onto employees and fix its struggling business, according to internal memos seen […]

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US

Inflation-time shopping at the gas pump: Less gas, bigger bags of chips, lots of frozen pizza & cheap coffee

Gas station convenience stores typically serve as an ideal substitute to a grocery store when all that’s needed is a case of water, a couple bags of chips, a carton of milk or a late-day coffee grab on the way home from work. This impulse buying behavior is a good barometer of the health of […]

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US

Forrester report – current immersive shopping experiences are not the metaverse — Retail Technology Innovation Hub

A new Forrester report breaks down how consumers’ shopping experience will likely evolve in the metaverse over the next decade.  Shopping experiences aren’t happening in the metaverse yet, despite the buzz about retailers selling digital clothing on Roblox or offering non-fungible tokens (NFTs). These moves offer immersive 3D experiences, but they do not allow consumers […]

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Celebrities

Heartthrob Harry Styles cancels Copenhagen concert amid nearby shopping centre shooting

Harry announced on his Snapchat about his show’s cancellation: “My team and I pray for everyone involved in the Copenhagen shopping mall shooting. I am shocked. Love H.” The PA news agency initially reported the show was still going ahead. However, the show was due to begin at 7pm UK time, leading to delays then […]

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World

Copenhagen shooting: Gunman opens fire in shopping centre – Police confirm several injured

Officers were sent to the mall after reports of a shooting, according to Copenhagen Police. Several were killed in what a police chief said could not be ruled out as an act of terrorism. PM Breaking News said this was located near a pop concert that was set to take place this evening. It reported […]

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Pets

BBB CONSUMER TIPS: Lost pet scams: Are you at risk?

A lost pet is a devastating experience, but the BBB warns pet owners to be wary of scammers that defraud heartbroken pet owners who have publicly advertised the loss of a pet. The advertisement can help you get your pet returned but it can also open you up to potential scams. Below are some of […]

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Gaming

The Sims 4’s Newest Expansion Adds “Promposals,” Thrift Shopping, Boba, And All Kinds Of Teenage Shenanigans

While The Sims 4’s most recent DLC pack offered players a more supernatural experience, its upcoming expansion is a return to the series’ more normal content as well as the most tumultuous part of a young sim’s life: high school. The Sims 4: High School Years hits PC, Mac, and consoles on July 28 and […]

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Business

Former Apple, JC Penney exec Ron Johnson’s Enjoy Technology files for bankruptcy months after it went public

Ron Johnson during a panel discussion at the CNBC Evolve New York event on June 19, 2019. Astrid Stawiarz | CNBC Enjoy Technology, a retail startup founded by former Apple and J.C. Penney exec Ron Johnson, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Thursday, mere months after it made its stock market debut. The company’s […]

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Business

Kohl’s says a real estate sale is on the table after scrapping deal talks

People walk near a Kohl’s department store entranceway on June 07, 2022 in Doral, Florida. Joe Raedle | Getty Images Kohl’s might not be selling its business after all. But it’s now looking to sell some of its real estate, reversing its prior stance. The retailer on Friday announced it terminated deal talks with The […]