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13 things you probably didn’t know about ‘2-buck Chuck,’ Trader Joe’s notoriously cheap wine

Trader Joe's private-label Charles Shaw wine, more commonly known as "two-buck Chuck," has a surprisingly complicated history. Find out more about the famous $2 wine.

A 3 a.m. bankruptcy filing, unpaid millions, and IHOb burgers: Inside the $23 million battle raging within Applebee’s

Applebee's parent company, Dine Brands, and its second-largest franchisee, RMH Holdings, are battling in court, with Dine Brands attempting to take control of dozens of the franchisee's restaurants.

We drove a $54,000 Audi A4 and a $46,000 Acura TLX to see which luxury sedan we liked better — here’s the verdict

The Audi A4 2.0T quattro takes on the Acura TLX A-Spec SH-AWD in a battle of the compact luxury sedans. The Audi A4 starts at $36,000 while the top spec A4 Prestige starts at $45,000. The Acura TLX starts at $33,000 while the sporty TLX A-Spec costs $46,000.

Samsung’s long-awaited foldable phone is ‘not far away’ — here are 7 things to expect from the Galaxy X

Here are some educated guesses as to what we can expect from the so-called Samsung Galaxy X, the electronics giant's foldable smartphone design — which could be coming in 2019.

The $1,000 smartphone showdown: Samsung’s new Galaxy Note 9 vs. Apple’s iPhone X

Samsung announced the Galaxy Note 9 on Thursday with the same price tag as the iPhone X. But that four-figured price tag might be slightly more justifiable on the Galaxy Note 9.
State Senate candidate Jessica Ramos in Corona, Queens.

How Trump and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez energized a group of women looking to reshape New York politics

In New York State, progressive insurgents are challenging eight Democratic incumbents who spent years voting with Republicans in the state Senate — and the group could reset the state's politics.

We drove a $175,000 Panamera Turbo to see if it’s really a Porsche sports car for the whole family — here’s the verdict

The 2018 Porsche Panamera Turbo Sport Turismo has room for five passengers and their stuff. It's powered by a 550 horsepower, twin-turbo V8 and can do 60 mph in just 3.6 seconds with a top speed of 188 mph.

We tried Sonic’s bizarre pickle juice slush, and it sparked an existential crisis

Sonic sparked debate and outrage when the chain added the pickle juice slush to its menu earlier this summer. The process of drinking the plutonium-green Sonic slush began with bafflement and ended in the loss of one's faith in one's own judgement.

2 Wall Street banks made millions selling the collapsing shares of MoviePass’ parent company, as their analysts kept ‘buy’ ratings o...

As investors in MoviePass' parent company — the Nasdaq-listed Helios and Matheson Analytics — have seen the value of their stakes nosedive as much as 99.99% in recent months, two Wall Street banks have made millions in fees selling the stock.
At the end of the day, the experiment entailed a lot of boxes.

I ordered the same items from Amazon and Walmart to see which site does it better — and they both had major flaws

Amazon and Walmart are battling for retail dominance. I tested online shopping with both companies to see which one does it better, and each had downsides.