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Will A Glass Ceiling Keep A Lid On Microsoft Stock?

A disturbing picture of sexual harassment and discrimination has emerged at Microsoft. Here's why MSFT stock owners ought to be concerned.

Potential for Improvement Seems Already Priced Into Dollar Tree Stock

Dollar Tree has room for improvement but investors have priced at least some of that improvement into DLTR stock.

The Death of Retail Stocks: Consumers Hoard Time and Money

Shopping has become a chore, and stores that don't save consumers time as well as money are doomed.

Amazon Prime to Offer Discounts to Customers on Government Assistance

Amazon Prime is making it easier for customers on a government assistance program complete service membership for $6 a month.

Sears Store Closings 2017: 16 More Locations Added to the List

Sears Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:SHLD) is closing 16 additional Sears stores and 49 Kmart locations, most to be shuttered by September, bringing the total to 180.

Kmart Store Closings 2017: 49 More Locations Added to the List

The list of Kmart stores to be shuttered is getting longer as parent Sears Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:SHLD) has added 49 additional locations to the previously announced list of store closings.

Harvard Rescinds Students’ Admission Offers Over Private Facebook Posts

Harvard College nixed admissions offers to at least 10 prospective freshmen after the students traded sexually explicit memes and offensive in a private Facebook group chat.

5 Quotes to Honor Your Besties on National Best Friends Day 2017

National Best Friends Day is Thursday, June 8, 2017 and InvestorPlace is celebrating with some best friends quotes.

National Donuts Day 2017: How to Get Free Donuts at Krispy Kreme, Dunkin’ Donuts and More

National Doughnut Day is June 2, with freebies available at Dunkin Brands Group Inc (DNKN), Krispy Kreme Doughnuts (KKD) and other outlets.

RadioShack Store Closings 2017: See List of 70 Locations That Will Remain Open

The once-ubiquitous RadioShack stores have been shuttered across America, leaving only 70 company-owned stores remaining.

BP Benefits Increased to Cover Autism Therapy, Transgender Surgery and More

BP’s new benefits for U.S. employees include additional parental leave, special therapy for autistic children and gender reassignment surgery.

Top Gun 2: Here Are 5 Things We Know About the Upcoming Sequel

55-year-old actor Tom Cruise confirmed that a sequel to the 1986 film Top Gun is in the offing.

Winter’s Coming: Watch the New Game of Thrones Season 7 Trailer

As many as five spin-offs could be in the offing, as HBO debuts the official trailer for Game of Thrones seventh season.

Toll Brothers Inc (TOL) Q2 Tops Expectations on New Home Sales and Bottomline

Toll Brothers (TOL) said it's having the best spring selling season in more than a decade as it beat Q2 expectations.

Red Nose Day 2017 is Coming May 25

What is Red Nose Day? The celebrity telethon was first designed to raise money for families living in poverty in numerous parts of the world.

Taco Bell (YUM) Again Readies Taco Give-Away for NBA Road-Team Wins

Taco Bell is offering free tacos in the U.S. if the visiting team wins a game during the NBA Finals next month.

Bob Beckel Fired by Fox News Over ‘Insensitive Remark’ to Black Co-Worker

Liberal pundit and panelist on Fox News' "The Five", Bob Beckel, was fired for making a racially insensitive remark to a black co-worker.

Roger Ailes Dead at 77: 5 Things to Remember About the Fox News Founder

Even his fiercest critics acknowledged that Roger Ailes changed the very nature of cable news. He died today at 77.

Miss USA 2017 Winner: Meet District of Columbia’s Kara McCullough

The District of Columbia has won back-to-back Miss USA titles, as a 25-year-old nuclear scientist was awarded this year's crown.

Homeless In Seattle: Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Takes Aim At Local Need

Amazon.com (AMZN) is combining its support with a Seattle homeless shelter with its own corporate campus expansion.