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23% of Americans Are Worse Off Now Than Before the Great Recession

Though it’s been roughly a decade since the Great Recession plagued Americans and turned their finances upside down, a large number of U.S. adults are still struggling to recover. One in four Americans say that their financial situation hasn’t changed since the Great Recession, according to Bankrate, while 23% say they’re worse off now financially…

Toronto Raptors fans less than thrilled after Pierce picks team to win title

TORONTO—Even when Paul Pierce says something good about the Raptors, Toronto fans just can’t get behind the former NBA all-star. Pierce, who caused plenty of controversy with some off-court antics before and after helping the Washington Wizards sweep the Raptors in the first round of the 2015 playoffs, is now working for ESPN and picked…

Instagram Stories Will Generate More Ad Revenue Than All of Snap This Year

Instagram only introduced ads in Stories about two years ago, but it could generate over $ 2 billion in revenue for Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) this year, according to an estimate from Nomura analyst Mark Kelley. Kelley sees the format — which Instagram unabashedly stole from Snap (NYSE:SNAP) — generating $ 7.5 billion in ad revenue for…