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McDonald's Hits All-Time High as Wall Street Cheers Replacement of Cashiers with Kiosks

Cowen believes McDonald’s digital ordering upgrades will drive the fast-food chain’s sales higher.

McDonald’s shares hit an all-time high on Tuesday as Wall Street expects sales to increase from new digital ordering kiosks that will replace cashiers in 2,500 restaurants. 252 more words

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IOC says Calgary 2026 Olympic Games could cost under $4.6 billion

The International Olympic Committee believes the $4.6-billion price tag revealed earlier this week for a 2026 Olympic Games in Calgary could be significantly lowered.

The IOC has been in regular contact with the group studying a potential Calgary Olympic bid, including a visit to Calgary in February, and the organization recently released a statement in response to… 376 more words

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From venues to the $4.6 billion price tag, five things about a Calgary 2026 Olympics

With a month to go before the committee studying a 2026 Olympic bid makes a final recommendation to council, the group provided Calgarians with an update on its work to date. 1,087 more words

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Former Women's World Cup Coach DiCicco, Wethersfield Native, Dies At 68

CHICAGO (AP) – Tony DiCicco, who coached the U.S. to the 1999 Women’s World Cup title, has died. He was 68.

Son Anthony DiCicco says on Twitter his father died Monday at home with his family there. 135 more words

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2026 Calgary Olympics would need $2.4 billion in funding, says bid exploration committee

Hosting the 2026 Olympic Winter Games would require more than $2 billion in public funding and risks running a massive operating deficit, Calgary city council learned Monday. 651 more words

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