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  • Find the best Labor Day deals with these apps Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 9:23 AM ET
    Zoomingo app.

    To help shoppers find the best sales Labor Day, here are mobile apps for iOS and Android devices recommended by Trae Bodge, senior editor for retailmenot.com.

  • Chief Executive Rick Dreiling said Dollar General would not relinquish its pursuit of Family Dollar Stores Inc, even though the No. 1 U.S. deep-discount retailer's bid was rejected in favor of a smaller offer from Dollar Tree Inc.. Dollar General's shares rose 1.8 percent, Family Dollar's were marginally higher and Dollar Tree's were up 1 percent.

  • Aug 28- Dollar General Corp said it remained committed to acquiring rival Family Dollar Stores Inc, pointing to a prolonged battle for dominance of the deep discount retail sector in the United States.

  • Screen-obsessed teens threaten apparel retailers Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 9:42 AM ET
    Nicole Myers, 19, a model, outside of the Apple store in New York, Aug. 25, 2014. For teenage apparel retailers, screen-obsessed teenagers who care less about the latest clothing trend and more about the newest smartphone, computer, gaming and music technology pose a big threat to the still-important back-to-school sales season.

    Many teens say social cachet these days involves waving the latest hand-held technology not wearing the latest fashions, the NYT reports.

  • Aug 28- Dollar General Corp, the No.1 U.S. deep discount retailer, said it remained committed to acquiring rival Family Dollar Stores Inc and that its offer was both superior and achievable than an offer from Dollar Tree Inc.

  • Hold the ice cream: DQ likely data breach victim Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 11:15 AM ET

    Dairy Queen could be the latest victim of a data security breach, highlighting the demand for counterfeit credit cards, KrebsonSecurity reported.

  • Target, Nordstrom make Instagram shoppable Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 1:06 PM ET
    Nordstrom's Instagram page.

    A new platform seamlessly allows Instagram users to make purchases when they see an item they like on their feeds.

  • From broke mom to multimillion-dollar success Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 12:28 PM ET
    PackIt cooler bags.

    Meet single mom turned entrepreneur, Melissa Kieling—founder of cooler maker PackIt, which has attracted the attention of big retailers and Hollywood stars.

  • See Ralph Lauren's tech-infused polo shirt Monday, 25 Aug 2014 | 11:27 AM ET
    Ralph Lauren Polo Tech shirt to premiere at the U.S. Open this year.

    Luxury fashion is making inroads in wearable tech as more designers develop stylish accessories and clothing aimed at tracking performance and health.

  • US travelers headed overseas better bring cash Sunday, 24 Aug 2014 | 9:02 AM ET
    Tourists ride in a pedicab near the Eiffel Tower in Paris.

    Smart chip cards are becoming the standard worldwide, so when you travel expect your 'old' American credit card to be rejected.

  • BOSTON/ WASHINGTON, Aug 22- A cyber attack at a firm that performs background checks for U.S. government employees compromised data of at least 25,000 workers, including some undercover investigators, and that number could rise, agency officials said on Friday.

  • Researchers hack Gmail app with 92% success rate Friday, 22 Aug 2014 | 4:27 PM ET

    Three computer engineers say in a paper they can hack Gmail apps with a 92 percent success rate.

  • Target hacker attacked more than 1K other US firms Friday, 22 Aug 2014 | 2:35 PM ET
    A customer uses a credit card scanner at a Target store in Miami.

    More than 1,000 US businesses were affected by the cyberattack that hit cash register systems at Target, Supervalu and most recently UPS Stores, NYT.

  • Here's how you finally fix Sears, says Cramer Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 12:27 PM ET
    Jim Cramer

    Though Sears has now posted nine straight quarters of losses, CNBC's Jim Cramer has an idea on how to turn things around.

  • The company, controlled by hedge fund manager Eddie Lampert, said quarterly revenue fell 9.7 percent, reflecting the impact of the separation of its Lands' End clothing business, store closures and sales declines at Sears Canada Inc..

  • *Home Depot lifts the Dow; rival Lowe's rebounds. *Target bounces back; American Eagle rallies. NEW YORK, Aug 20- U.S. stocks ended mostly higher on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 just missing a record close, after minutes from the Federal Reserve's July meeting gave investors reason to believe that the central bank is in no rush to raise interest rates.

  • BOSTON, Aug 20- The FBI has warned that healthcare industry companies are being targeted by hackers, publicizing the issue following an attack on U.S. hospital group Community Health Systems Inc that resulted in the theft of millions of patient records.

  • S&P 500 ends near record high after Fed-rate talk Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 4:23 PM ET
    A woman walks down a staircase at the Wall Street subway station, New York City.

    Stocks rose Wednesday after minutes from the Federal Reserve's last meeting.

  • US STOCKS-Wall Street pares gains after Fed minutes Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 2:50 PM ET

    *Lowe's, Target shares rebound; American Eagle rallies. *Hertz tumbles after withdrawing forecast. "I don't think there were really any surprises in the minutes, or that the markets are reacting meaningfully to them," said Carin Pai, executive vice president and director of equity management at Fiduciary Trust in New York.

  • Amazon joins free trade zone in China: Report Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 12:32 PM ET
    An electric bike used by Amazon.com in Beijing.

    Amazon to open an office in China's Shanghai free trade zone, state media says, allowing the firm to sell a wider range of products in the country.