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Retail

Retail Small Businesses Facing Slower Economic Recovery, Regulations

Unions counter that the benefits of raising the minimum wage and expanding overtime pay outweigh the costs for workers.

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Lee brand's Modern Series Dream Jean Skinny launches in the fall.

The Markets

With Fall Launch, Lee Keys Into Consumer Demand for Comfort and Style

The fall collection includes a Modern Series Bootcut and Dream Jean Midrise Fit Skinny Leg for women.

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Carson Street, New York.

Men's

Carson Street to Close Store

The New York City men’s wear store will close its doors on June 30th.

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Kohl's Chaps print campaign.

Retail

Wal-Mart, Kohl’s Among Top Retailers in ABX’s Ad Effectiveness Index

The analysis by ABX involved a consumer panel rating retailers’ ads across six platforms using 14 variables.

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Saoirse Ronan Met Gala 2016 After Party

Eye

The Crush Outside Boom Boom Room for the 2016 Met Gala After Party

Despite the downpour, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, Nick Jonas, Jared Leto, Sarah Jessica Parker and more came out to the Boom Boom Room.

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Business

U.S. Trade Representative Pushes for TPP Passage in Congress

Despite uncertainty from a presidential race and Americans’ anxiety about jobs, U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman at the Milken Institute Global Conference said “It’ll get done this year.”

– 10:43 AM, EST

Gisele's photo of Cuba from her Instagram account.

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Is Gisele Returning to the Runway?

Gisele, who retired from the runway in 2015, teased on Instagram she may make an appearance on Chanel’s catwalk tonight.

– 10:41 AM, EST

Focusing on the shopper's experience is key.

Retail

Think Tank: Three Ways Retailing Is Failing — And How to Fix It

Omnichannel approaches and personalization are a couple of ways that can help improve the shopping experience.

– 10:00 AM, EST

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

Business

Coty, Estée Lauder Shares Decline as Overall U.S. Stock Market Falls

Earnings from Coty and Estee Lauder disappointed investors as the broader market fell on rising fears about China’s economy.

– 9:59 AM, EST

Phillipa Soo in a scene from "Hamilton."

Eye

Tony Awards Nominations 2016

“Hamilton” unsurprisingly dominates the 2016 Tony Award nominations, with a record-breaking 16 nominations.

– 9:18 AM, EST