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Landlord illegally evicted people to rent their apartments on Airbnb, lawsuit alleges
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Landlord illegally evicted people to rent their apartments on Airbnb, lawsuit alleges

An L.A. real estate developer allegedly exploited a local legal loophole to turn rent-controlled apartments into temporary hotel rooms through...

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As tariffs soar, retailers wrestle with raising prices
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As tariffs soar, retailers wrestle with raising prices

Shipments of parkas sold by boutique outerwear maker Fera were in the middle of the Pacific ocean this past summer when President Donald Trump...

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Farming the land, in a national park
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Farming the land, in a national park

Ohio's Cuyahoga Valley used to be home to hundreds of family farms, before the land was turned into a national park. Today, farms are thriving here...

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How red tape and black market weed are buzzkills for California's legal marijuana industry
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How red tape and black market weed are buzzkills for California's legal marijuana industry

It's harvest season for California's largest cash crop - marijuana. Valued at more than $11 billion, it's worth more than the states grape and...

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Bed Bath & Beyond pulls jack-o'-lanterns after
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Bed Bath & Beyond pulls jack-o'-lanterns after "blackface" complaints

Bed Bath & Beyond is reportedly no longer selling jack-o'-lanterns decked out in black paint with white mouths after some residents of Nyack, New...

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Is "ugly produce" the key to our food waste problem?

Juan Gonzalez works in the heart of California farm country where about 90% of America's cauliflower is harvested every year. Until recent years,...

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MLB commissioner says Oakland may lose A's franchise over stadium
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MLB commissioner says Oakland may lose A's franchise over stadium

MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred warned that Oakland could lose the Athletics baseball franchise if the city doesn't drop a lawsuit aimed at halting...

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Walgreens and Kroger extinguish e-cigarette sales
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Walgreens and Kroger extinguish e-cigarette sales

Buying e-cigarettes is getting harder as a growing number of major retailers opt out of a market drawing heightened public scrutiny amid vaping...

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A bitter debate rages over the future of Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats
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A bitter debate rages over the future of Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats

Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats have been one of America's most famous speedways for more than 100 years. The salt that stretches for miles and miles...

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Fact checking the president's claims about the whistleblower

President Trump over the last few days has espoused a number of claims and theories as he attempts to refute the whistleblower's complaint...

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News 2 months ago
Lord & Taylor sold for $100 million to clothing-rental company Le Tote

Lord & Taylor, one of the nation's oldest department stores, is being sold for $100 million to a rental clothing company. Le Tote is buying the...

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Target to open Disney sections in some stores before the holidays

Target is hoping to bring the magic of such characters as Mickey Mouse and Elsa to its own customers by opening permanent Disney sections at a...

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Home prices in some Virginia suburbs have shot up $100,000 — thank Amazon
News 2 months ago
Home prices in some Virginia suburbs have shot up $100,000 — thank Amazon

Amazon's Virginia headquarters is years away from becoming a reality, but it's already driving up housing prices. That's the conclusion of real...

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How a Detroit artist used what was left behind to transform his dying neighborhood

In our summer series "American Wonders," "CBS This Morning" is exploring places that make America wonderful. This week, CBS News national...

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News 3 months ago
Stephen Ross' financial empire built on fancy condos, gyms and coffee shops

Stephen Ross, whose Friday fundraiser for Donald Trump has stirred controversy, is more than a mere political donor. The billionaire real estate...

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Luxury retailer Barneys New York files for bankruptcy

Barneys New York on Tuesday said that it's filing for bankruptcy and will close 15 locations. The high-end retailer is the latest retailer to seek...

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High-end shops for the marijuana smoker
News 3 months ago
High-end shops for the marijuana smoker

With recreational marijuana now legal in 11 states and the District of Columbia, it's clear that pot has gone mainstream - and so, too, has pot...

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If you own a piece of property, do you control what happens on your land?
News 4 months ago
If you own a piece of property, do you control what happens on your land?

Many land owners think they control their property, but if you only have surface rights and not underlying mineral rights, what happens on your...

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Walmart filed more drone patents than Amazon last year
News 4 months ago
Walmart filed more drone patents than Amazon last year

Walmart appears to have won the latest round of its delivery war with Amazon. Both retailers were among the most frequent filers of drone...

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News 5 months ago
Three men plan "Straight Pride Parade" in Boston — and celebrities have a lot to say

June is LGBTQ Pride month and cities all over the world are hosting rainbow festivities, festivals and parades to celebrate the community. However,...

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Dollar General is No. 1 retailer for opening stores this year
News 5 months ago
Dollar General is No. 1 retailer for opening stores this year

Even as the so-called retail apocalypse snaps up stores across the country, one seemingly unlikely business has remained standing, and thriving, in...

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China travel warning spells trouble for U.S. luxury retailers
News 5 months ago
China travel warning spells trouble for U.S. luxury retailers

China issued a travel warning Tuesday discouraging its citizens from traveling to the U. S., the result of an increasingly bitter trade dispute...

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Spray cheese would count as food stamp staple under Trump administration proposal

A new policy proposed by the Trump administration would allow foods like spray cheese to be considered "staples" for federal food stamps. Staple...

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Entire community honors beloved mailman on his last day of work
News 5 months ago
Entire community honors beloved mailman on his last day of work

An entire community in Georgia showed up to honor a beloved mailman on his last day of work. For 35 years, Floyd Martin has delivered the mail to...

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News 5 months ago
What's behind the boom in clothing rental services?

Rent the Runway, Ann Taylor, Express and American Eagle are already renting clothing to customers for a monthly subscription price. The online...

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HUD Secretary Ben Carson confuses real estate term REO for
News 5 months ago
HUD Secretary Ben Carson confuses real estate term REO for "Oreos"

During a congressional hearing Tuesday, Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson seemed unfamiliar with the term "REO" or "real estate...

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News 5 months ago
Dressbarn latest in nationwide retail store closure wave

Dressbarn has announced that it will close all of its about 650 store nationwide, meaning thousands could be out of a job. More and more retailers...

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Dressbarn to close all 650 stores as retail decline continues
News 5 months ago
Dressbarn to close all 650 stores as retail decline continues

Nearly 7,000 employees at the chain will likely lose their jobs. Retail store closings have already outpaced closings from last year. Brookings...

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Macy's warns more China tariffs would hit its customers
News 6 months ago
Macy's warns more China tariffs would hit its customers

New York - Macy's customers may finally start to feel the impact of President Donald Trump's trade war with China. Macy's CEO Jeff Gennette told...

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News 6 months ago
Walmart launches free next-day delivery, taking aim at Amazon

Walmart is rolling out free next-day delivery on its most popular items, increasing the stakes in the retail shipping wars. The nation's largest...

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