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Camel goes on 'road trip' to PetSmart, post office
News 6 days ago
Camel goes on 'road trip' to PetSmart, post office

Have you ever seen a camel at the post office? Shoppers in Muskegon, Michigan, got the chance to do just that when Jeffrey the camel and his owner,...

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Here’s What IKEA Looked Like When the First Store Opened in 1958
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Here’s What IKEA Looked Like When the First Store Opened in 1958

Slide 1 of 4: Ingvar Kamprad actually started IKEA in 1943 initially selling miscellaneous small trinkets like pens, wallets, picture frames, and...

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Metro seeks developers to ground-lease and redevelop its current headquarters building
News 2 weeks ago
Metro seeks developers to ground-lease and redevelop its current headquarters building

Metro is making its current headquarters building at 600 Fifth Street NW, in Penn Quarter, available for redevelopment through a long-term ground...

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Amazon plans to cut more prices at Whole Foods
News 2 weeks ago
Amazon plans to cut more prices at Whole Foods

Amazon.com Inc. is planning to cut prices on hundreds of items at Whole Foods stores this week, as the e-commerce giant seeks to change the chain's...

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Everything You Can Buy For $2 Or Less At Trader Joe’s
News 2 weeks ago
Everything You Can Buy For $2 Or Less At Trader Joe’s

Slide 1 of 26: Trader Joe's shoppers know one of the best parts of the store is its low prices. But what are the absolute cheapest Trader Joe's...

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I went to the craziest grocery store in America, and this is what I found
News 2 weeks ago
I went to the craziest grocery store in America, and this is what I found

Because I work at a food website, I spend at least 40 hours every week writing about, researching and dreaming about visiting some of the best...

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How to Start Investing in Real Estate With as Little as $500
News 2 weeks ago
How to Start Investing in Real Estate With as Little as $500

One way to diversify your investments beyond stocks and bonds is to buy real estate. Traditionally, you had to have a lot of cash on hand to buy...

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My Prepaid Rental Car Was Unavailable — Reader Mistake Story
News 2 weeks ago
My Prepaid Rental Car Was Unavailable — Reader Mistake Story

I have a Wow Air ticket - what happens now? Today, I want to share a story from TPG reader Jessica, who had trouble with a last-minute booking:...

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These Major Chain Stores Are Dying Off Fast
News 2 weeks ago
These Major Chain Stores Are Dying Off Fast

The retail landscape is on the way to looking even bleaker. We adhere to strict standards of editorial integrity to help you make decisions with...

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Quicken Loans Urges Americans To Switch To A 15-Year Fixed
News 3 weeks ago
Quicken Loans Urges Americans To Switch To A 15-Year Fixed

Adjustable-Rate Mortgage: The initial payment on a 30-year $200,000 5-year Adjustable-Rate Loan at 4.125% and 75.00% loan-to-value (LTV) is $969.3...

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At hip-hop architecture camp, D.C. youth make music video on gentrification, diversity in field
News 3 weeks ago
At hip-hop architecture camp, D.C. youth make music video on gentrification, diversity in field

'I grew up in a place being gentrified / Raised in Chocolate City / Rehabilitized' For five days last month, The Hip Hop Architecture Camp held its...

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Antiques-obsessed Canadian turns a $15,000 hoarder house into a $400,000 profit
News 3 weeks ago
Antiques-obsessed Canadian turns a $15,000 hoarder house into a $400,000 profit

Should I marry my dying friend to collect his Social Security? When Alexander Archbold first toured the derelict house in Provost, Alberta, it was...

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Walmart builds a secret weapon to battle Amazon for retail's future
News 4 weeks ago
Walmart builds a secret weapon to battle Amazon for retail's future

Epiphany Davis arrived at work in lower Manhattan on a recent morning, consulted her cellphone and set off by foot in search of products ordered...

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Yes, You Can Shop at Costco Without a Membership—Here’s How
News 1 month ago
Yes, You Can Shop at Costco Without a Membership—Here’s How

A Costco membership sure has its benefits (like these hidden Costco perks, just to name a few). But those of us who haven't decided to commit to...

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The cheapest apartment rentals available in Ballston-Virginia Square, today
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The cheapest apartment rentals available in Ballston-Virginia Square, today

Ballston-Virginia Square has excellent walkability and is quite bikeable, according to Walk Score's rating system. So what does the low-end pricing...

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This Is the Proper Etiquette for Leaving a Hotel Room
News 1 month ago
This Is the Proper Etiquette for Leaving a Hotel Room

During your vacation, a hotel room is your home away from home, but it's much better than your actual home because you have fresh sheets every day....

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How to Save Big When You Rent a Car
News 1 month ago
How to Save Big When You Rent a Car

These days, travelers have more options than ever for getting around, including ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft as well as short-term...

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Son saves dad’s doughnut shop dream when viral tweet draws crowd
News 1 month ago
Son saves dad’s doughnut shop dream when viral tweet draws crowd

The son of a new doughnut shop owner tweeted a photo of his dad’s treats along with an empty store counter and deserted parking lot. The tweet went...

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What's the cheapest rental available in Foggy Bottom, right now?
News 1 month ago
What's the cheapest rental available in Foggy Bottom, right now?

Foggy Bottom has excellent walkability, is quite bikeable and boasts excellent transit options, according to Walk Score's rating system. So what...

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The Grocery Store with the Worst Reputation in America
News 1 month ago
The Grocery Store with the Worst Reputation in America

We tried 10 bags of frozen French fries-and this was our favorite Not all grocery stores are created equal. And according to a recent survey from...

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14 Swanky New Hotels That Might Just Change Your 2019 Travel Plans
News 1 month ago
14 Swanky New Hotels That Might Just Change Your 2019 Travel Plans

Slide 1 of 14: For a health-centric getaway, look no further than Quinta Da Comporta. Designed by Portuguese architect Miguel Câncio Martins, this...

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Charlotte Russe will close all of its stores and start liquidation
News 1 month ago
Charlotte Russe will close all of its stores and start liquidation

Charlotte Russe will close all of its stores and is in negotiations to sell its intellectual property, the company confirmed Wednesday. "We are...

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Tesla Swerves on Strategy, Trailed by Growing Doubts
News 1 month ago
Tesla Swerves on Strategy, Trailed by Growing Doubts

Tesla's sleek stores embodied its green vision for upending the transportation and energy business: a one-stop shop for electric cars, solar panels...

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Philadelphia Is First U.S. City to Ban Cashless Stores
News 1 month ago
Philadelphia Is First U.S. City to Ban Cashless Stores

Philadelphia is the first major U. S. city to ban cashless stores, placing it at the forefront of a debate that pits retail innovation against...

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JPMorgan Leads Banks’ Flight from Poor Neighborhoods
News 1 month ago
JPMorgan Leads Banks’ Flight from Poor Neighborhoods

Dow falls as Wall Street looks for more clues on US-China trade Now the bank is planning to depart the rainy timber town that gave the world Kurt...

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Legal? Illegal? Some players still work both sides of state marijuana industry
News 1 month ago
Legal? Illegal? Some players still work both sides of state marijuana industry

Boeing troubles could be an opportunity for made-in-China planes Technically, the marijuana shops in Santa Ana and Costa Mesa are on opposite sides...

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Here's How to Get a Tour of Walt Disney's Private Apartment at Disneyland
News 1 month ago
Here's How to Get a Tour of Walt Disney's Private Apartment at Disneyland

"To all who come to this happy place, welcome! Disneyland is your land." Walt Disney said this at the opening ceremony of his original park,...

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Battle over massive Solar Energy Plant planned in Virginia soon to be decided
News 1 month ago
Battle over massive Solar Energy Plant planned in Virginia soon to be decided

Spotsylvania County, Va. could become home to the largest solar energy plant on the East Coast, but the plan is highly controversial with dozens of...

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Refinance Mortgage, Refinancing Rates, Mortgage Rates
News 1 month ago
Refinance Mortgage, Refinancing Rates, Mortgage Rates

Adjustable-Rate Mortgage: The initial payment on a 30-year $200,000 5-year Adjustable-Rate Loan at 4.125% and 75.00% loan-to-value (LTV) is $969.3...

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Shoppers Are Obsessed With This Nordstrom Outlet That’s Even Cheaper Than the Rack
News 1 month ago
Shoppers Are Obsessed With This Nordstrom Outlet That’s Even Cheaper Than the Rack

In what might be Arizona and Illinois' best-kept secret, the Last Chance store is a place where items from Nordstrom go on sale for as much as 95...

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