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Macau Recovery Picks Up Steam in May

Gaming revenue in the world’s largest gambling hub rose 23.7 percent year-over-year in May, according to the latest report from the Macau Gaming and Coordination Bureau. The May revenue number handily beat industry analysts’ expectation of 16.5 percent growth and sent the stocks of Macau casino operators soaring.

Musk Threatens to Dump Trump Over Paris Withdrawal

Tesla Inc (ticker: TSLA) CEO Elon Musk’s tenure on President Donald Trump’s advisory council may be short-lived. Roughly five months into Trump’s term, Musk is threatening to resign from his position on the advisory council if the president follows through with his pledge to withdraw the U.S. from the Paris climate accords.

The Future of Retail Is AI and Robotics

First-quarter struggles from most large U.S. retailers underscore the ongoing shift in the retail business toward a more technology-driven model. Amazon.com (ticker: AMZN) and other e-commerce retailers will certainly play a major part in the future of retail, but even brick-and-mortar stores may be in for a major overhaul in the coming years.