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Oregon man discovers $8.4 million lottery jackpot win a month late
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Oregon man discovers $8.4 million lottery jackpot win a month late

Check out what's clicking on FoxBusiness.com An Oregon man became a millionaire on Jan. 24 — yet didn't realize it for nearly a full month.  David Schultze, 68, of Milwaukie, Oregon, bought a ticket for the Oregon's Game Megabucks drawing that was held on Jan. 24, 2024, said the Oregon Lottery in a Feb. 27 press release.After the numbers were drawn, Schultze's ticket won him the jackpot of $8.4 million — but he did not actually check his ticket until Feb. 23, the lottery said.  DOUBLE THE LUCK: NORTH CAROLINA MAN WINS BIG IN THE LOTTERY – TWICE Once he realized he'd won, "he spent the whole weekend in shock and claimed his prize on Monday at Oregon Lottery's Wilsonville office," said the Oregon Lottery. Schultze told the Oregon Lottery that he is not a frequent player, but that he ...
Cellphone explodes at DC high school
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Cellphone explodes at DC high school

Check out what's clicking on FoxBusiness.com A person was injured at a D.C. high school on Thursday morning after a cellphone exploded, according to the city’s fire department. The incident happened around 8:30 a.m., at Roosevelt High School in D.C.’s Petworth neighborhood.Fire investigators believe the explosion was related to a failure in the phone’s lithium-ion battery, and stated that they’re still looking into what exactly caused the explosion. "Once again, we dealt with a lithium-ion battery failure. For those who charge their phones in bed or under the pillow, Don’t!," DC Fire and EMS wrote on X, formerly Twitter.  E-BIKE BATTERY EXPLODES, BURNS OUT NYC STORE: VIDEO Investigators believe the explosion was related to a failure in the phone’s lithium-ion battery. (DC Fire ...
Macy’s employees say upcoming closure of historic San Francisco location due to rampant shoplifting
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Macy’s employees say upcoming closure of historic San Francisco location due to rampant shoplifting

UFCW Local 3000 union member Azia Domingo discusses the growing concern of retail theft on 'Maria Bartiromo's Wall Street.' Macy’s will be closing one of its most iconic locations, its 77-year old store in Union Square, San Francisco, and employees are placing the blame at the rampant shoplifting. While many are saddened by the forthcoming closure of the historic department store, known for its vibrant Christmas decorations every year, San Francisco Mayor London Breed argued to ABC7 it has nothing to do with local crime. "We've seen this past holiday season and the end of the year, between November 20 and end of the year, we've seen a significant decline in crime. We know this has nothing to do with that decision, this is part of a larger decision that Macy's has made" she said. Ho...
Chick-fil-A recalls popular Polynesian sauce dipping cups: ‘Please discard’
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Chick-fil-A recalls popular Polynesian sauce dipping cups: ‘Please discard’

Chef Robbie Felice joins Fox News' Stuart Varney with the latest on how he is expanding his businesses as profits thrive despite record high inflation on 'Varney & Co.' Atlanta-based Chick-fil-A announced the recall of its popular Polynesian sauce dipping cups because of concerns they were contaminated with wheat and soy allergens. "Please discard any Polynesian Sauce dipping cups that you may have taken home between February 14-27, 2024," the fast-food chain said on its website. "The Polynesian Sauce dipping cups may contain a different sauce that includes wheat and soy allergens."A spokesperson for Chick-fil-A told Fox News Digital the manufacturer of the Polynesian dipping sauce packed some of the cups with Sriracha sauce, which contains wheat and soy. CHICK-FIL-A LOSES BATT...
Bud Light remains drag on parent company as Dylan Mulvaney hit lingers
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Bud Light remains drag on parent company as Dylan Mulvaney hit lingers

Former Anheuser-Busch President of Operations Anson Frericks reacts to Bud Light's Super Bowl commercial. Anheuser-Busch InBev beat sales estimates in its fourth quarter and full year 2023 results released Thursday. But the global beer giant continues to suffer in the U.S. from the boycott against its Bud Light brand nearly a year after entering its controversial partnership with transgender influencer Dylan Mulvaney. A-B reported revenue increased 7.8% last fiscal year, hitting an all-time high, but acknowledged its "full growth potential was constrained by the performance of our U.S. business." Cans of Bud Light sit in a cooler on the concourse at Oriole Park at Camden Yards during a Baltimore Orioles-Minnesota Twins game June 30, 2023, in Baltimore.  (Rob Carr/Getty Images /...
UnitedHealth hackers identified as ‘Blackcat’ ransomware group: report
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UnitedHealth hackers identified as ‘Blackcat’ ransomware group: report

Landsberg Bennett Private Wealth Management's CIO on why his three top stock picks are worth investing in. Hackers that allegedly caused the UnitedHealth Group cyberattack reportedly posted on the dark web that they stole personal data and the records of "millions" of patients. In a now-deleted post, the Blackcat ransomware group – also known as ALPHV or Noberus – said it stole several terabytes of data from UnitedHealth, which includes medical insurance and health data, Reuters reported, citing screenshots of the post.The group has been behind several other ransomware attacks.  PHARMACIES SCRAMBLE TO SERVE SICK CUSTOMERS AS 'NATION-STATE' BLAMED FOR ONGOING CYBERATTACK OUTAGE The group said it stole information from the company's partners, including Medicare, the U.S. military med...
This week’s personal loan rates lower for 3-year loans
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This week’s personal loan rates lower for 3-year loans

Our goal here at Credible Operations, Inc., NMLS Number 1681276, referred to as "Credible" below, is to give you the tools and confidence you need to improve your finances. Although we do promote products from our partner lenders who compensate us for our services, all opinions are our own. The latest trends in interest rates for personal loans from the Credible marketplace, updated weekly. (iStock) Borrowers with good credit seeking personal loans during the past seven days prequalified for rates that were lower for 3-year loans and higher for 5-year loans when compared to fixed-rate loans for the seven days before. For borrowers with credit scores of 720 or higher who used the Credible marketplace to select a lender between February 22 and February 28:Rates on 3-year fixed-rate...
AMC gives Taylor Swift, Beyonce credit for ‘literally all’ of its quarterly growth
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AMC gives Taylor Swift, Beyonce credit for ‘literally all’ of its quarterly growth

Actor Neal McDonough discusses how faith-based movies are increasing in popularity on ‘The Bottom Line.’ AMC Entertainment’s chief executive gave pop stars Taylor Swift and Beyoncé credit for the movie theater operator reporting fourth-quarter gains in its top and bottom lines. CEO Adam Aron said, "literally all of that increase in AMC’s revenue and all of that increase in AMC’s adjusted EBITDA is attributable to our having shown [Swift and Beyoncé’s] two concert movies in our theaters in the U.S. and internationally."The movie theater operator said its fourth-quarter revenue rose 11.5% year over year to hit $1.1 billion. Meanwhile, its adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) came in at $42.5 million, 193% higher than the same three-month pe...
Mortgage rates are rising again. See how much money they’re costing you
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Mortgage rates are rising again. See how much money they’re costing you

Real estate agent Mauricio Umansky says high mortgage rates, high prices and low supply are creating difficulties for homebuyers, on 'The Claman Countdown.' Mortgage rates jumped to the highest level in two months ahead of the pivotal spring home-buying season, throttling demand among would-be buyers. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said Thursday that the average rate on a 30-year loan this week rose to 6.94% from 6.9% – the highest level since mid-December. While that is down from a peak of 7.79% in the fall, it remains sharply higher than the pandemic-era lows of just 3%."Mortgage rates continued their ascent this week, reaching a two-month high and flirting with seven percent yet again," said Sam Khater, Freddie Mac’s chief economist. "The recent boomerang in rates has dampened alrea...
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