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Coming soon to a mall near you...a Facebook store
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Coming soon to a mall near you...a Facebook store

Facebook is stepping over the invisible line dividing the digital and physical worlds with nine new pop-up shops inside of Macy’s stores, just in...

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Amazon surprised America with its HQ2 decision: But how will the new offices look?
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Amazon surprised America with its HQ2 decision: But how will the new offices look?

Amazon surprised America with its HQ2 decision: But how will the new offices look?Going for a high-level splashy look would be a jump away from the...

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Scientists are trying to bottle solar energy and turn it into liquid fuel
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Scientists are trying to bottle solar energy and turn it into liquid fuel

Professor Kasper Moth-Poulsen holding a tube containing the catalyst in front of the ultra-high-vacuum setup that was used to measure the heat...

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Patrons buy doughnuts by the dozen to give owner time with ailing wife
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Patrons buy doughnuts by the dozen to give owner time with ailing wife

The community of Seal Beach is helping a doughnut store owner spend more time with his wife after she had a brain aneurysm. The community wanted to...

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In New York, a former 'Dreamer' runs for office, aware of those who can't
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In New York, a former 'Dreamer' runs for office, aware of those who can't

QUEENS, New York — It’s early evening and Catalina Cruz, the Democratic nominee running for the 39th Assembly District, opens the door at an...

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Toy soldiers: Walmart, Kohl's, and Target battle for Toys R Us holiday market share
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Toy soldiers: Walmart, Kohl's, and Target battle for Toys R Us holiday market share

It may be two full months until holiday season, but the nation’s biggest retailers are already waging an all-out war to woo shoppers — and they're...

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New resource guide aims to help LGBTQ Muslims find community
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New resource guide aims to help LGBTQ Muslims find community

A new resource guide published Thursday by the Muslim Youth Leadership Council hopes to encourage young LGBTQ+ Muslims to share their experiences. ...

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7 products under $20 that will change the way you use your fridge
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7 products under $20 that will change the way you use your fridge

One study found that the healthiest Americans are the most wasteful because of their high consumption of fruits and vegetables, which are...

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Concerns growing over rejection of mail-in ballots in Georgia, other states
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Concerns growing over rejection of mail-in ballots in Georgia, other states

Maureen Heard, of Derry, N. H., chief communications officer for Veterans Affairs New England Healthcare System, in her office at the VA, in...

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California rent control initiative leaves communities of color split
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California rent control initiative leaves communities of color split

Supporters demonstrate as the Yes on 10 "Rent Is Too Damn High" statewide bus tour arrives at City Hall ahead of the San Francisco Board of...

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'All we want is our vote': Native Americans fight fallout of North Dakota's voter ID law
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'All we want is our vote': Native Americans fight fallout of North Dakota's voter ID law

FORT BERTHOLD INDIAN RESERVATION, N. D. — For more than a year, Tiffany Hunts Along has lived in a cherrywood mobile home high on a ridge in...

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A better (and even cheaper) way to shop at IKEA
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A better (and even cheaper) way to shop at IKEA

If you want to make a quick trip and want to avoid the worst of the crowds, Mondays are usually the quietest day. If you want to make a quick trip...

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120 people are now reported sick from salmonella in ground beef
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120 people are now reported sick from salmonella in ground beef

Ground beef sold at stores across the U. S. has been recalled for risk of salmonella contamination. Ground beef sold at stores across the U. S. has...

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CBS names new interim chairman as investigations continue
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CBS names new interim chairman as investigations continue

CBS has appointed Strauss Zelnick as its new interim chairman, the company confirmed in a statement on Sunday. Zelnick, CEO of the video game...

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Millennials have struck again, and the latest victim is American cheese
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Millennials have struck again, and the latest victim is American cheese

In an ongoing series of attacks against the products they grew up on, the millennials have struck again. This time, it’s American cheese they’re...

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The Harvard affirmative action suit won't change things for most Asian-Americans
News 3 months ago
The Harvard affirmative action suit won't change things for most Asian-Americans

Ryan Liu is a graduate student in the Master of Science in Higher Education program at the University of Oxford. He’s a graduate of Pasadena City...

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Woman in viral St. Louis apartment building video says she was in the right
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Woman in viral St. Louis apartment building video says she was in the right

A white woman who tried to block a black man from entering his St. Louis apartment building last week said she doesn't believe she did anything...

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Thanks to Sears, the musicians who gave us the Blues had an ax to grind
News 3 months ago
Thanks to Sears, the musicians who gave us the Blues had an ax to grind

Sears is currently singing the bankruptcy blues — but it's a little-known fact that the retail giant also helped nurture the musical genre spawned...

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The fall of Sears through the eyes of some of its retired workers
News 3 months ago
The fall of Sears through the eyes of some of its retired workers

Back in the day, their slogan said it all: "Sears, where America shops." But on the day that Sears Holdings declared bankruptcy, Jon White, who...

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Scarred by 2017 wildfire, Santa Rosa is still measuring long-term impact
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Scarred by 2017 wildfire, Santa Rosa is still measuring long-term impact

In October 2017, a series of fast-moving wildfires spread across Northern California. More than $10 billion in property was destroyed. Seven...

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Money saving secrets to steal from savvy Costco shoppers
News 3 months ago
Money saving secrets to steal from savvy Costco shoppers

Do you remember when you were indoctrinated into the cult of Costco? I do. Friends were visiting from out of town last summer and the topic of the...

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For decades a dividing line, Troost Avenue in Kansas City, Mo., sees new hope
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For decades a dividing line, Troost Avenue in Kansas City, Mo., sees new hope

“This boundary between the haves and the have-nots,” said the college professor who studies urban geography. “A division,” said the neighborhood...

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Feds charge 5 New York docs with overprescribing millions of opioid pills
News 3 months ago
Feds charge 5 New York docs with overprescribing millions of opioid pills

Five New York doctors were charged Thursday with running illegal prescription drug mills that flooded the state with more than 8.5 million...

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CBS names new head of human resources as company shift continues
News 3 months ago
CBS names new head of human resources as company shift continues

Joseph Ianniello, the president and acting CEO of CBS, is wasting no time putting his imprint on the company. Ianniello has appointed Laurie...

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Sears, once the world's biggest retailer, now faces bankruptcy
News 3 months ago
Sears, once the world's biggest retailer, now faces bankruptcy

Sears, which was once the largest retailer in the world, is now reportedly facing bankruptcy. The company, which hasn’t turned a profit since 2010...

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Romania’s constitutional ban on gay marriage fails due to low voter turnout
News 3 months ago
Romania’s constitutional ban on gay marriage fails due to low voter turnout

A member of the LGBT community in a club as community members wait for the results of a referendum in Bucharest, Romania on Oct. 7, 2018. A member...

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Some veterans are going into debt waiting for overdue GI bill benefits
News 3 months ago
Some veterans are going into debt waiting for overdue GI bill benefits

VA owes veterans housing allowances under the GI Bill, forcing some into debt “You can count on us to serve, but we can’t count on the VA to make a...

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First-time homebuyer? Here's what you need to know
News 3 months ago
First-time homebuyer? Here's what you need to know

First-time homebuyer? Here's what you need to know A step-by-step guide to making the biggest purchase of your life. by Nicole Spector / Oct.06...

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Mattress Firm mulls bankruptcy — 3,000 locations at risk
News 3 months ago
Mattress Firm mulls bankruptcy — 3,000 locations at risk

Amid competition from Amazon and Casper, Mattress Firm may close some of its 3,000 stores The brand suffered after it purchased and rebranded...

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How to score the best deals at Target
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How to score the best deals at Target

How to save time and money while shopping at Target The 'Target effect' is real — all those great deals add up. Here are some insider hacks that...

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