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Realtor groups drop ‘master’ bedroom, bathroom terms from listings

Pixsooz / iStockBy Katie Kindelan via GMA

(HOUSTON) -- At least two realtor groups are now no longer using the word "master" to describe bedrooms and bathrooms in their listings.

The Houston Association of Realtors replaced the phrases "master   ... Read More

Elon Musk poses a ‘serious risk of reputational harm’ to Tesla, advisory firm warn

wellesenterprises/istockBy CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News

(NEW YORK) -- A major advisory firm is urging Tesla shareholders to vote to remove CEO Elon Musk from the company's board, citing "a number of concerns" ranging from his erratic Twitter use, his   ... Read More

Wharton business school’s 1st woman, 1st person of color dean says ‘always bet on yourself’

ABC NewsBy KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News

(PHILADELPHIA) -- The first woman and first person of color to lead the prestigious Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania says she wants young people to see her history-making role as an   ... Read More

Why ratings are being dropped from The Infatuation’s restaurant reviews

The InfatuationBy KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News

(NEW YORK) -- With the restaurant industry rapidly evolving amid the coronavirus pandemic, The Infatuation announced Tuesday that their numbered ratings scale on all reviews are officially a thing of the past.

The   ... Read More

Ulta Beauty launches empowering “Wonder Woman 1984” collection

Ulta BeautyBy JACQUELINE LAUREAN YATES, ABC News

(NEW YORK) -- If you are excited to channel looks from the upcoming film Wonder Woman 1984, Ulta Beauty has a treat for you.

There's now a new beauty collection based   ... Read More

Requiring face masks nationwide could save US economy from 5% hit, Goldman Sachs predicts

Powerofflowers/iStockBy Catherine Thorbecke, ABC News

(NEW YORK) -- A team of analysts at investment bank Goldman Sachs argued that mandatory face masks nationwide could not only improve health outcomes amid the novel coronavirus pandemic, but could also save the   ... Read More

Kim Kardashian West sells 20% of beauty brand for $200M

Talaj/iStockBy Megan Stone and Jacqueline Laurean Yates via GMA(NEW YORK) -- There could possibly be a new billionaire in town and her name is Kim Kardashian West.

On Monday, it was announced that the multi-hyphenate mogul has sold   ... Read More

Why Netflix is investing $100 million in Black financial institutions

stockcam/iStockBy CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News

(NEW YORK) -- Netflix announced it is allocating 2% of its cash holdings going forward -- a sum of up to $100 million initially -- into financial institutions that directly support Black communities in   ... Read More

Lululemon to acquire at-home exercise startup Mirror for $500 million

Althom/iStockBy CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News

(VANCOUVER, British Columbia) -- Lululemon Athletica said it will acquire at-home fitness startup Mirror as it looks to expand its market reach beyond yoga pants and athleisure wear.

The Vancouver-based company is entering into   ... Read More

Congress extends Paycheck Protection Program; billions remain available

Kameleon007/iStockBy SARA KOLINOVSKY and CHEYENNE HASLETT, ABC News

(WASHINGTON) -- Congress has extended the deadline for small businesses to apply for approximately $134 billion in Paycheck Protection Program funds until Aug. 8.

The House of Representatives approved the extension   ... Read More

AMC Theatres delays reopening until July 30

LPETTET/iStockBy GEORGE CONSTANTINO, ABC News

(NEW YORK) --  Just over a week after AMC announced its intentions to reopen 450 of its 600-plus U.S. theaters on July 15, the chain has pushed that date back two weeks to July   ... Read More

How to make a Walt Disney World park reservation for its July 2020 reopening

Manakin/iStockBy GENEVIEVE SHAW BROWN, ABC News

(NEW YORK) -- With Walt Disney World starting its phased reopening of Magic Kingdom and Disney’s Animal Kingdom on July 11 and Epcot and Disney’s Hollywood Studios on July 15, fans are wondering   ... Read More

Broadway will remain closed through 2020 due to COVID-19 pandemic

FernandoAH/iStockBy STEPHEN IERVOLINO, ABC News

(NEW YORK) -- It's no surprise, but now it's official: the Great White Way won't be back for the rest of the year.

Thirty-one Broadway productions had been closed on March 12, when restrictions   ... Read More

Flight testing for Boeing’s 737 Max begins


File photo. BoeingBy Mina Kaji and Gio Benitez, ABC News

Fifteen months after the grounding of the Boeing 737 Max, one of the aircraft departed from Boeing Field in Seattle on Monday morning for the first round of testing   ... Read More

What to know about the new FICO measure of financial resilience

GOCMEN/iStockBy Catherine Thorbecke, ABC News

FICO announced Monday it was launching the pilot version of its new Resilience Index, a tool designed to complement the standard FICO credit score and give lenders an idea of consumers' resilience during an   ... Read More

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Realtor groups drop ‘master’ bedroom, bathroom terms from listings

Pixsooz / iStockBy Katie Kindelan via GMA

(HOUSTON) -- At least two realtor groups are now no longer using the word "master" to describe bedrooms and bathrooms in their listings.

The Houston Association of Realtors replaced the phrases "master   ... Read More

Elon Musk poses a ‘serious risk of reputational harm’ to Tesla, advisory firm warn

wellesenterprises/istockBy CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News

(NEW YORK) -- A major advisory firm is urging Tesla shareholders to vote to remove CEO Elon Musk from the company's board, citing "a number of concerns" ranging from his erratic Twitter use, his   ... Read More

Wharton business school’s 1st woman, 1st person of color dean says ‘always bet on yourself’

ABC NewsBy KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News

(PHILADELPHIA) -- The first woman and first person of color to lead the prestigious Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania says she wants young people to see her history-making role as an   ... Read More

Why ratings are being dropped from The Infatuation’s restaurant reviews

The InfatuationBy KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News

(NEW YORK) -- With the restaurant industry rapidly evolving amid the coronavirus pandemic, The Infatuation announced Tuesday that their numbered ratings scale on all reviews are officially a thing of the past.

The   ... Read More

Ulta Beauty launches empowering “Wonder Woman 1984” collection

Ulta BeautyBy JACQUELINE LAUREAN YATES, ABC News

(NEW YORK) -- If you are excited to channel looks from the upcoming film Wonder Woman 1984, Ulta Beauty has a treat for you.

There's now a new beauty collection based   ... Read More

Requiring face masks nationwide could save US economy from 5% hit, Goldman Sachs predicts

Powerofflowers/iStockBy Catherine Thorbecke, ABC News

(NEW YORK) -- A team of analysts at investment bank Goldman Sachs argued that mandatory face masks nationwide could not only improve health outcomes amid the novel coronavirus pandemic, but could also save the   ... Read More

Kim Kardashian West sells 20% of beauty brand for $200M

Talaj/iStockBy Megan Stone and Jacqueline Laurean Yates via GMA(NEW YORK) -- There could possibly be a new billionaire in town and her name is Kim Kardashian West.

On Monday, it was announced that the multi-hyphenate mogul has sold   ... Read More

Why Netflix is investing $100 million in Black financial institutions

stockcam/iStockBy CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News

(NEW YORK) -- Netflix announced it is allocating 2% of its cash holdings going forward -- a sum of up to $100 million initially -- into financial institutions that directly support Black communities in   ... Read More

Lululemon to acquire at-home exercise startup Mirror for $500 million

Althom/iStockBy CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News

(VANCOUVER, British Columbia) -- Lululemon Athletica said it will acquire at-home fitness startup Mirror as it looks to expand its market reach beyond yoga pants and athleisure wear.

The Vancouver-based company is entering into   ... Read More

Congress extends Paycheck Protection Program; billions remain available

Kameleon007/iStockBy SARA KOLINOVSKY and CHEYENNE HASLETT, ABC News

(WASHINGTON) -- Congress has extended the deadline for small businesses to apply for approximately $134 billion in Paycheck Protection Program funds until Aug. 8.

The House of Representatives approved the extension   ... Read More

AMC Theatres delays reopening until July 30

LPETTET/iStockBy GEORGE CONSTANTINO, ABC News

(NEW YORK) --  Just over a week after AMC announced its intentions to reopen 450 of its 600-plus U.S. theaters on July 15, the chain has pushed that date back two weeks to July   ... Read More

How to make a Walt Disney World park reservation for its July 2020 reopening

Manakin/iStockBy GENEVIEVE SHAW BROWN, ABC News

(NEW YORK) -- With Walt Disney World starting its phased reopening of Magic Kingdom and Disney’s Animal Kingdom on July 11 and Epcot and Disney’s Hollywood Studios on July 15, fans are wondering   ... Read More

Broadway will remain closed through 2020 due to COVID-19 pandemic

FernandoAH/iStockBy STEPHEN IERVOLINO, ABC News

(NEW YORK) -- It's no surprise, but now it's official: the Great White Way won't be back for the rest of the year.

Thirty-one Broadway productions had been closed on March 12, when restrictions   ... Read More

Flight testing for Boeing’s 737 Max begins


File photo. BoeingBy Mina Kaji and Gio Benitez, ABC News

Fifteen months after the grounding of the Boeing 737 Max, one of the aircraft departed from Boeing Field in Seattle on Monday morning for the first round of testing   ... Read More

What to know about the new FICO measure of financial resilience

GOCMEN/iStockBy Catherine Thorbecke, ABC News

FICO announced Monday it was launching the pilot version of its new Resilience Index, a tool designed to complement the standard FICO credit score and give lenders an idea of consumers' resilience during an   ... Read More

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