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Amazon took over the $176 billion market for cloud computing. Now it’s using the same playbook in logistics.

A slew of industry experts say Amazon is prepping itself to take over FedEx and UPS.
A fan holds an American flag as paper falls from buildings above during the ticker tape parade for the U.S. women's soccer team to celebrate their World Cup final win over Japan, in New York, July 10, 2015.

After weeks of worry, Americans’ tax refunds are finally trending up

After three weeks of data showing the average tax refund was smaller than last year, the IRS announced Thursday that refunds are up 1.3% on average.

The US national debt just pushed past $22 trillion — here’s how Trump’s $2 trillion in debt compares with Obama, Bush, and Clinton

The US national debt has topped $22 trillion for the first time, but the debt addition under President Donald Trump is not quite historic.
A paycheck calculator reveals your take-home pay, or what you get after taxes.

How much money you take home from a $75,000 salary after taxes, depending on where you live

SmartAsset used its paycheck calculator to find the take-home pay for a $75,000 salary — or what you bring home after taxes — in 25 big cities.
FAANG stocks since feb 5 2013

It’s time to break up the FAANGs

FAANGs cannot be viewed as a group anymore and investors need to differentiate the risks associated with their business models, an analyst said.
7 out of 10 of the year's hottest neighborhoods have a median home sale price above $1 million.

7 of the 10 hottest neighborhoods in America have a median sale price over $1 million — here’s a look at the full list

Real estate brokerage Redfin announced its annual list of hottest neighborhoods for 2019. Expensive, coastal markets dominated the list.
Workers prepare orders for customers at the Amazon Fulfillment Center in Tracy, California, November 29, 2015.

Silicon Valley believes driverless trucks and drones will quickly transform how we get things — but truckers and warehouse workers disagree

While Amazon fulfillment centers and other warehouses are full of technology, not all logistics executives and managers are gung-ho about automation.
How much you earn can depend on where you live.

The average household income in the 30 biggest US cities, ranked

Salaries are determined not just by age or by job, but by geography. See the average income workers earn in America's 30 biggest cities.

The stock market’s ‘death cross’ is particularly bad news this time around, Bank of America says

A death cross forming in the S&P 500 is never a welcome development. But the current death cross is notably negative, the bank says.

Teachers across America are obsessed with Google products — here’s how Apple and Microsoft plan to win them back

The education technology market is expected to hit $43 billion in value by 2019. Google, Apple, and Microsoft are keen to get their piece of the pie.