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Bottoms Up! Booze Buying Surges During COVID Crisis

(CNN) - Americans are drinking their way through the coronavirus pandemic. According to Nielsen, sales of booze jumped 55% in the third week of March compared to the same time last year. That was the week several states issued…

New Home Sales Highest In 13 Years

(CNN) - America just had its best month for new home construction in 13 years. The Census Bureau released the data Friday. New home construction reached an annual rate of 1.6 million homes in December. That's nearly 17% higher…

Original "Bullitt" Mustang Sales For Record Price

(CNN) - The car featured in one of the most famous movie car chases is now the most expensive Mustang ever. It's a green Ford Mustang GT driven by Steve McQueen in the 1968 movie, 'Bullitt'. The Mustang is…

Tesla Meets 2019 Sales Goal/Stock Record High

(CNN) - Tesla motors says it met the ambitious annual sales forecast issued by chief executive Elon Musk. Some analysts believed the automaker was in danger of missing the mark. But on Friday, the company said it sold more…

iPhone Sales In Major Slump, AirPods, iPad Help Growth

(CNN) - iPhone sales are in a slump, but Apple's other products and services are helping the company grow. Sales of iPhones plunged 9%t last quarter. But sales of services were up 18%. Those services include Apple Music, Apple…

McDonald's Cheap, Classic Food Driving Sales

(CNN) - "I'm lovin' it." McDonalds' slogan is proving itself true. Sales are up. On Friday, McDonald's said sales in U.S. went up nearly 6% in the second quarter. Wall Street only expected to see a 4.5% jump. The…

Global Cannabis Sales Could Hit $15B This Year

Green Bay-Appleton, WI (WLUK) - Cannabis sales are going up on a global scale. This, due in part to Canada's recent legalization of marijuana. The world's cannabis market could hit $15 billion this year, according to industry insiders, up…

Video Game Sales Killing Gamestop

Lake Charles, LA (KPLC) - With the click of a button, you can download free and pay-to-play video games on a PC or phone. But that's causing trouble for brick-and-mortar stores like Gamestop. The company's first quarter sales have…

Apple's iPhone Sales Down 17% In 1st Quarter

(CNN) - Apple's bottom line is taking a big hit, after a drop in iPhone sales in China. The company says sales tanked 17% in the first quarter of the year. That dragged Apple's revenues down 5% compared to…