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Dick's Sporting Goods Gives Workers Raise

(CNN) - It’s been a tough year for many retailers and their employees due to the pandemic. One bright spot for people working at Dick’s Sporting Goods is having their premium-pay extended through the end of the year. Dick's…

Peloton Fitness Startup Seeks To Raise $1 Billion

(CNN) - Indoor cycling startup Peloton is looking to raise about $1.1 billion  as part of its initial public offering. According to a new regulatory filing, the company will offer 40-million shares, between $26.00 and $29.00 each. Peloton offers…

Trump, RNC Raise $105M In Second Quarter

(CNN) - President Trump's re-election campaign has raised over $100 million in the second quarter. Trump and his committees raised $54 million and the RNC raised $51 million. By comparison in 2011, during the same period, Barack Obama's re-election…

FedEx Raising Shipping Rates

(CNN) - FedEx rates are going up again. The Memphis-based company announced it will raise rates in January. Prices will increase by an average of 4.9%. It matches the increase FedEx put in place at the start of this…

Hershey to Raise Chocolate Prices Next Year

(CNN) - Kisses may cost you more, if you're looking for Hershey's chocolate version. The candy company says it is planning to raise the prices of a fifth of its products. No word on which products will see the…

JetBlue Raises Baggage Fee

(CNN) - Your luggage may cost you more money than you expected on JetBlue airways. JetBlue is the first major airline to increase its baggage fees. The current charges for most major airlines are $25.00 for the first bag…

O'rourke Raises $6M in Bid to Unseat Cruz

(CNN) - Ted Cruz could have a significant fight ahead of him. Democratic Congressman Beto O'Rourke wants to unseat the incumbent Republican senator. His campaign announced Tuesday they raised more than $6.7 million in the first three months of 2018.…

Sears CEO Gets Raise As Retailer Struggles

(CNN) - Despite its struggles, the CEO of Sears got a raise last year. A company filing on Thursday shows Eddie Lampert's stock bonus for 2017 increased by $850,000, giving him a 24% raise. The stock bonus he received came…

Target Raising Minimum Wage, Again

(CNN)- Some Target employees will soon see a bump in pay. The retail giant says it is raising its minimum wage to $12 this spring. That's a dollar increase from its current level. Officials with the company say seasonal job…

Walmart Raising Wages, Giving Bonus,Expanding Leave

(CNN) - Walmart is upping its game! It says the new Republican tax law is the reason why. The retail giant says the new minimum wage, which rolls out next month, is $11.00 an hour. In addition, workers will get…