Jeramy Ewbank

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Federal appeals court rules 3 to 0 against Trump on travel ban

A federal appeals panel has maintained the freeze on President Trump’s controversial immigration order, meaning previously barred refugees and citizens from seven majority-Muslim countries can continue entering the United States.<p>In a unanimous 29-page opinion, three judges from the U.S. Court of …

Trump delivers harsh remarks on Clinton at charity dinner

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump abandoned decades of tradition Thursday night with a tough takedown of Hillary Clinton at an annual charity dinner that prompted booing of the Republican presidential nominee.<p>Clinton's remarks, too, largely lacked the self-deprecating humor that is typical at the Al Smith …

Presidential Debate

7 Tips to Improve Your Memory

Learning ability is probably the most important skill you can have.<p>Take it from Peter Brown, Henry Roediger, and Mark McDaniel, authors of <i>Make It</i> …

Lonely Planet's best places in Europe 2015

Europe is a magical miscellany of peoples and places, and the range of destinations can be overwhelming if you’re planning a trip. To narrow down the choices, we asked our team of Europe-based editors and authors to pick a list of 10 destinations looming large in their travel plans right now.<p>This …

Flex your money muscles: Step 1

Blayne Haggart needs a plan. The 40-year-old academic in St. Catharines, Ont. wants to get serious about investing for retirement. Over the last …

Retirement

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

How to Hire Someone Aligned With the Company's Mission

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s the question that every company seems to be asking: How do you find and keep top talent?<p>One of the biggest mistakes made by growing companies is rushing to hire someone without making certain that he or she is the right cultural fit. …

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China’s poor retail sales are bad for rebalancing but could be good for a stimulus

Retail sales are the biggest drag on the Chinese economy so far this year, according to the latest China Beige Book (CBB) report, a quarterly survey based on responses from about 2,300 business executives and bankers in February and March.<p>The drop-off in spending in China is spreading beyond just …

How Our Smartphones Are Affecting The Way We Shop

Think your smartphone is all about Candy Crush and restaurant reviews? Think again. They're actually having an impact on the way you shop, too.<p>A new study by Interactions Marketing on consumer trends reveals that a whopping 91 percent of women surveyed conduct online research before making any …

10 Reasons to Love Bamboo Floors

Bamboo flooring has won fans both for its look and performance, not to mention its environmental sustainability.<p>Density Matters<p>1/11<p>While bamboo …

Why Retailers Shouldn't Close Underperforming Stores

The logic is simple: as e-commerce becomes more popular, physical stores aren't as profitable.<p>But by shuttering locations, stores are missing out on a big opportunity, Doug Stephens, founder of industry website Retail Prophet and author of "The Retail Revival: Re-Imagining Business for the New Age …

New data suggests "showrooming" on Amazon might not be killing physical retail after all

Early in February, Amazon rolled its ‘Flow’ feature into its main iOS app, allowing shoppers to scan an image with their camera of a product in a …

Amazon’s Prime price hike may signal it finally wants to make money

Amazon’s $20 price hike for Prime, its premium delivery and instant video service, is not as bad is it could have been. In January, the company warned that it could raise the cost of the service, which ensures deliveries of orders within two days, by as much as $40 a month, due to increased fuel …

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FORTUNE — For decades, Canada has remained a top choice for U.S. retailers looking to open stores abroad. Our neighbors to the north speak the same language and run a similar government, making expansion relatively straightforward. They have a similar appetite for shopping, too, as evidenced by the …

Amazon Sees Backlash Among Prime Members

For today's demanding online shopper, free shipping isn't a nice thing to have, it's a must.<p>So when Amazon announced Thursday that it would raise the price of its Prime membership from $79 to $99, a Brand Keys survey found that shopper backlash may have been more severe than expected. According to …