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The Chicago Cubs are in the playoffs.

Jeff Bezos’s space startup Blue Origin to supply engines for ULA’s Vulcan rocket.

The standalone Oculus Quest will ship next spring for $399.

Crypto mining company Bitman files for Hong Kong IPO.

Most of McDonald’s burgers are now preservative free.

Payments startup Stripe has raised $245 million in funding, putting it a valuation of $20 billion.

President Trump accuses China of interfering in U.S. elections.

Amazon is opening a new brick and mortar store in New York City, featuring its best sellers.

The Dow Jones drops 106 points following the Federal Reserve’s decision to raise interest rates the third time this year.

General Electric is a shell of its former self.