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“Hunger Games” Sequel Inspires Fashion Collection at Net-a-Porter

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New York/Santa Monica, CA—One of this fall’s most highly anticipated movie sequels, “The Hunger Fames: Catching Fire” will have its own luxury apparel and accessories collection on sale exclusively at Net-a-Porter. The film, the second installment of Lionsgate’s blockbuster “The Hunger Games” franchise, is scheduled to open Nov. 22, but …

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Commerce Dept: July Retail Increases The Largest Since December 2012

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Washington—Retail sales edged up in July helped by increases in clothing and general merchandise stores, the U.S. Department of Commerce reported today. The rise was the biggest since December 2012. Sales in the so-called “core” retail sales—excluding automobiles, gas and building supplies—rose 0.5%, exceeding economists’ estimate for a 0.3% rise. …