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wallstreet-112414_21Jul17.jpg Following the lackluster performance seen in the previous session, stocks saw modest weakness during trading on Friday. Selling pressure was somewhat subdued, however, limiting the downside for the major averages.

Redbox-072117.jpg Video rental company Redbox is planning to add 1,500 kiosks into circulation despite a sluggish market for video rental business. Galen Smith, who took the reins at Redbox in September after Apollo Global Management bought the company for about $1.6 billion, said to Chicago Tribune, "We see real opportunity...

SeanSpicer-072117.jpg Embattled White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer resigned Friday morning after a tumultuous six months in the White House. In a post to Twitter, Spicer said, "It's been an honor & a privilege to serve @POTUS @realDonaldTrump & this amazing country. I will continue my service through August."

Chipotle-outbreak-072117.jpg Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc's (CMG) stock has pummeled to a four-year low after health officials confirmed another outbreak at the beleaguered Mexican-food chain's Virginia location. Shares of Chipotle is currently trading at $347.62, down $8.43 or 2.37%, on the NYSE. According to local health officials,...

Trump-CPAC-072117.jpg Mark Corallo has resigned as the spokesman for President Donald Trump's legal team amid reports of a shakeup of the team of lawyers handling the White House's defense in the investigation of Russian meddling in last year's election. A person who spoke with Corallo told Politico the resignation comes...

Wallstreet-013013_21Jul17.jpg Stocks continue to see modest weakness in mid-day trading on Friday following the lackluster performance seen in the previous session. Selling pressure has remained relatively subdued, however, limiting the downside for the major averages.

JustinBieber-Banned-072117.jpg The Chinese government has banned Canadian pop diva Justin Bieber from performing in the country. The Beijing Municipal Bureau of Culture cited "bad behavior" as the reason to say "no" to the pop star with the biggest fan-following in the world. It was in response to a Chinese Bieber fan's query...

MarkWarner-Adam-072117.jpg Two top Democrats on committees investigating alleged Russian meddling in last year's election have expressed concerns about a report President Donald Trump is considering issuing pardons to individuals involved in the probe. Senator Mark Warner, D-Virg., and Congressman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., both issued statements calling the report "disturbing."

US-NK-Travelban-072117.jpg Two China-based travel agencies that operate tours in North Korea said Friday they have been informed that the US Government will introduce a ban on its citizens from visiting North Korea as tourists. Koryo Tours and Young Pioneer Tours said they were informed by the Swedish embassy in Pyongyang,...

embark-071917.jpg Embark Veterinary Inc., a startup that makes dog DNA-testing kits for pet owners, vets and breeders, said it has raised $4.5 million in funding from investors and relocated its headquarters to Boston. The company intends to use the new funding to expand its canine genetic testing suite for pet owners, breeders, and veterinarians.

wallstreet-111614_21Jul17.jpg Following the lackluster performance seen in the previous session, stocks are seeing modest weakness in morning trading on Friday. The major averages have dipped into negative territory after ending Thursday's trading roughly flat.

Intel-Basis-072117.jpg Intel Corp. has completely shut down its wearables division about two weeks ago, CNBC reported, citing a person familiar with the matter. The company reportedly intends to focus on augmented reality. According to the CNBC report, Intel laid off about 80 percent of the team that made the Basis fitness watch in November 2016 and has now eliminated the division entirely.

DonaldTrump1-072117.jpg With the investigation of alleged Russian meddling in last year's election continuing to create headaches for the White House, reports claim President Donald Trump's legal team is looking for ways to discredit the probe by special counsel Robert Mueller.

Amazon-FTC-072117.jpg The Federal Trade Commission is investigating allegations that Amazon.com Inc. misled consumers about its pricing discounts, Reuters reported, citing a source close to the probe. The FTC probe is reportedly part of the agency's review of Amazon's proposed $13.4 billion deal to buy grocery chain Whole Foods Market Inc.

wallstreet2-121214_21Jul17.jpg After ending the previous session roughly flat, stocks may move to the downside in early trading on Friday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a modestly lower open for the markets, with the Dow futures down by 27 points.

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