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Halloween. Costumes known for their good taste but backlash against one provocative outfit. Forced to retailer to issue an apology. Online clothing company yet Andy has removed a costume from its lineup of Halloween outfits after social media backlash the outfit references, the Hulu series Handmaid's tale, which depicts a dystopia and future where women are forced to bear children by a male dominated society, the costume which they called brave red maiden included a red Cape, white and read many dress the outfit has recently been used as a political symbol to protest for women's rights. The retailer issued an apology saying they've come to learn that the costume is seen as a symbol of oppression. Rather than empowerment, and that it was not their intention on any level. I'm Michelle Harbin. And now it's time for the business report. It was a mixed day on Wall Street Friday to end the trading week now with the numbers from Bloomberg. Here's Jeff Bellinger. Stocks turned in a mixed Friday performance. The Dow Jones industrials gained eighty six points or three tenths percent and closed at a record high twenty six thousand seven forty three the NASDAQ closed down forty-one points or half a percent, the S and P five hundred fell one point American Airlines has joined jet blue and United continental in hiking. The fee for passengers I checked bag from twenty five to thirty dollars. Walmart surveyed at some place. Asking them to rank workplace perks not currently offered by the giant retailer. It's a sign WalMart maybe looking for new ways to attract workers in a tight labor market. The optional survey asked about things like sign on bonuses and childcare services pay pal has severed ties with Alex Jones. Controversial website, info wars, pay Powell says it made the decision after a review of info. Wars and related sites and found content that ran counter to pay Powell's core values. I'm Jeff Bellinger. Bloomberg business for KYW. Newsradio business reports on KYW NewsRadio at twenty five and fifty five after every hour. Well, there is such a thing as fake news and a British tabloid paying the price for it. Big time. On Elton, John and his husband David furnish have received an apology and significant financial damages over a report in the sun newspaper their dog inflicted. Freddy Krueger like injuries on a five year old girl during a play date at their home. Sarah seems to be the.