By Reuters FILE PHOTO: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu adjusts his protective face mask after receiving a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine at Sheba Medical Center in Ramat Gan, Israel December 19, 2020. REUTERS/Amir Cohen REUTERS JERUSALEM…

By Nivedita Balu, Melissa Fares, Lisa Baertlein NEW YORK (Reuters) - As shoppers tuck their final Christmas presents under the tree, U.S. retailers are bracing for a record-setting flood of returns of online gifts bought during the deadly…

By Reuters Staff (Reuters) -U.S. retail sales rose 3% during this year’s expanded holiday shopping season from Oct. 11 to Dec. 24, a report by Mastercard Inc said on Saturday, powered by a pandemic-driven shift…

By Lauren Thomas | https://www.cnbc.com/ This year, Neiman Marcus and J.C. Penney joined the ranks of some of the biggest retail bankruptcies on record, including Sears, Toys R Us and Circuit City. About 60% of the…

by Joseph Simonson, Political Reporter | Washington Examiner Mayors from around the country are facing a common threat that isn't just the coronavirus: spiking violent crime. Across virtually every large urban area, a wave of violent crime has plagued residents as they…

By Charles Creitz | Fox News President Trump doubled down on his demand Friday for increased coronavirus-related stimulus checks to working-class Americans. Trump again tweeted his demand for $2,000 checks rather than the $600 proposed in the…