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The Topeka Capital-Journal
City council budget committee discusses continued College Hill development costsfor regularly taking advantage of chances to refinance bonds the city issues wh
City council budget committee discusses continued College Hill development costs
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted an hour ago
for regularly taking advantage of chances to refinance bonds the city issues when it borrows money. Bond refinancing moves made in the past five years will enable the city government to save $28.6 million in the next 26 years, it indicated on Twitt... Read more
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HITC Sport
Lionel Messi, forgiveness and the retirement that divided ArgentinaYouth Olympic Games due to be staged in Buenos Aires in 2018, in a deal he made
Lionel Messi, forgiveness and the retirement that divided Argentina
HITC Sport / Posted 2 hours ago
Youth Olympic Games due to be staged in Buenos Aires in 2018, in a deal he made with Macri when the latter was head of the city government, but this is almost an ambassadorial role: a promotion of sport, rather than a political affiliation. Unlike... Read more
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The Hill
Can mass transit survive in the US?lines, long-term contracts for utilities providing electricity for streetcar an
Can mass transit survive in the US?
The Hill / Posted 2 hours ago
lines, long-term contracts for utilities providing electricity for streetcar and light-rail operations, and tying other city government power contract to utilities helping pay for new electric rail systems. Addressing the public transportation... Read more
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International Business Times
Brazil: Police sign tells tourists 'Welcome to Hell' as they enter Rio airport ahead of Olympics more than half a million foreign tourists. Although most of the public funding
Brazil: Police sign tells tourists 'Welcome to Hell' as they enter Rio airport ahead of Olympics
International Business Times / Posted 3 hours ago
more than half a million foreign tourists. Although most of the public funding for the Games is sponsored by the Rio city government and private companies, the state is responsible for funding the day-to-day transport and security services... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Barangay in Davao will project Duterte inauguration on used tarpthe al-fresco tiangge known for its ukay-ukay shoes and apparel. But the number
Barangay in Davao will project Duterte inauguration on used tarp
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 hours ago
the al-fresco tiangge known for its ukay-ukay shoes and apparel. But the number of viewers may be more than expected. The city government yesterday confirmed that there will be no government-initiated public viewing of the swear-in, despite a... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Berke Praises City Budget After City Council Unanimously Approves Itto focus on putting you and your family first. Our city has made strides, but w
Berke Praises City Budget After City Council Unanimously Approves It
The Chattanoogan / Posted 3 hours ago
to focus on putting you and your family first. Our city has made strides, but we have farther to go. All of us, including city government, have a role to play in improving our city. And with tonight's adoption of the 2016/2017 City budget, we are... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
South Korea: Uber CEO delays hearing over illegal taxi service chargesas the company’s UberX service, which allows ordinary drivers to transport payi
South Korea: Uber CEO delays hearing over illegal taxi service charges
Asian Correspondent / Posted 5 hours ago
as the company’s UberX service, which allows ordinary drivers to transport paying customers, breached the law. The Seoul city government then filed a series of complaints with prosecutors and was able to successfully charge Kalanick and around 30... Read more
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The Financial Express
Gurgaon turns to Gurugram, but mini-city stays stuck in gridlockhardly fixed the problems of poorly maintained roads and drainage. (PTI) After
Gurgaon turns to Gurugram, but mini-city stays stuck in gridlock
The Financial Express / Posted 5 hours ago
hardly fixed the problems of poorly maintained roads and drainage. (PTI) After the newly imposed identity was given to the city of flamboyant malls and corporate culture, the image makeover from Gurgaon to Gurugram has not really changed fortunes... Read more
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Rappler
Puerto Princesa mayor, city officials face complaint over biddingSendaydiego. In 2015, the city's Sangguniang Panlungsod passed an ordinance ra
Puerto Princesa mayor, city officials face complaint over bidding
Rappler / Posted 5 hours ago
Sendaydiego. In 2015, the city's Sangguniang Panlungsod passed an ordinance ratifying a loan agreement made between the city government and Land Bank of the Philippines, where P540 million was to be provided to finance various city... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Duterte to formally assume office on Thursday President-elect Rodrigo Duterte bids farewell to City Government of Davao emp
Duterte to formally assume office on Thursday
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 hours ago
President-elect Rodrigo Duterte bids farewell to City Government of Davao employees on Monday morning. Duterte has served as a mayor of the city for 22 years. KEITH BACONGCO After a landslide victory in... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Duterte to formally assumes office on Thursday President-elect Rodrigo Duterte bids farewell to City Government of Davao emp
Duterte to formally assumes office on Thursday
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 hours ago
President-elect Rodrigo Duterte bids farewell to City Government of Davao employees on Monday morning. Duterte has served as a mayor of the city for 22 years. KEITH BACONGCO After a landslide victory... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
Try the Tri: Santa Fe has all the right ingredients for a strong triathlon culture, but still hosts few triathlonsthe competitive nature of it, the tapping into the true potential of your body.
Try the Tri: Santa Fe has all the right ingredients for a strong triathlon culture, but still hosts few triathlons
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 6 hours ago
the competitive nature of it, the tapping into the true potential of your body. It’s also got great economic potential. The city government can do a lot more to frame the city’s marketing strategy around outdoor amenities. We’re not just a great... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Echiverri indicted for graft over anomalous drainage projectordinance and approval by the Sangguniang Panlungsod (SP). The auditors in 201
Echiverri indicted for graft over anomalous drainage project
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 hours ago
ordinance and approval by the Sangguniang Panlungsod (SP). The auditors in 2013 issued a notice of disallowance to the city government. Morales said she indicted Echiverri for graft because “without authority from the SP, Echiverri entered... Read more
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Quartz
Days after Disney opened its first theme park in China, it is already planning a secondbe just right. Several Chinese cities are now competing to be the site of the c
Days after Disney opened its first theme park in China, it is already planning a second
Quartz / Posted 9 hours ago
be just right. Several Chinese cities are now competing to be the site of the country’s second Disneyland. The Chongqing city government in southwestern China said Monday (June 27) that it is bidding to host a future Disney theme park. The... Read more
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New York Post
FBI questions woman involved in de Blasio fundraising scandalA Brooklyn woman was questioned by a city corruption-busting FBI agent on Tuesd
FBI questions woman involved in de Blasio fundraising scandal
New York Post / Posted 10 hours ago
A Brooklyn woman was questioned by a city corruption-busting FBI agent on Tuesday — just hours after high-profile cabby advocate Fernando Mateo admitted to The Post that he had used her as a front to funnel campaign contributions to Mayor de... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Agbulos concerned over unsanitary condition in evacuation centerof the rainy season will even bring more problems in the area, he said. Before
Agbulos concerned over unsanitary condition in evacuation center
Zamboanga Today / Posted 10 hours ago
of the rainy season will even bring more problems in the area, he said. Before any disease comes, Agbulos called on the city government to find a suitable place to transfer the fire victims the soonest time possible. (Nonong Santiago) Add... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
City gov’t to welcome drug surrenders but…The city government is going to welcome anyone engaged in illegal trade to volu
City gov’t to welcome drug surrenders but…
Zamboanga Today / Posted 10 hours ago
The city government is going to welcome anyone engaged in illegal trade to voluntarily surrender to the authorities but the rule of law has to be applied just the same. “Anyone can surrender. We welcome the surrender (if there is any) but we have to... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Youth forum takes on LGBT issuesand concerns faced by the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) sector
Youth forum takes on LGBT issues
Zamboanga Today / Posted 10 hours ago
and concerns faced by the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) sector in Zamboanga City. Spearheaded by the City Government of Zamboanga in partnership with the Zamboanga City LGBT Alliance, the youth forum opened up discussions on... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Zambo City to construct central evacuation centerThe city government is eyeing to construct a central evacuation center that wil
Zambo City to construct central evacuation center
Zamboanga Today / Posted 10 hours ago
The city government is eyeing to construct a central evacuation center that will house evacuees during disaster in this city. Dr. Elmeir Jade Apolinario, city disaster risk reduction and management office (CDRRMO) chief, told the Philippines News... Read more
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Sun Star
Cebu City to reopen Inayawan landfill on WednesdayTHE Cebu City Government will be dumping all its garbage at the Inayawan Sanita
Cebu City to reopen Inayawan landfill on Wednesday
Sun Star / Posted 10 hours ago
THE Cebu City Government will be dumping all its garbage at the Inayawan Sanitary Landfill starting Wednesday, June 29, after the Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) 7 approved its application to reopen the facility. The opening of the old dumping... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientallaboratory tests would be useless as the results would come out negative. She
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 11 hours ago
laboratory tests would be useless as the results would come out negative. She said the BFAR has already required the Bais City government to purchase equipment for simple and immediate analysis of a fish kill occurrence. This is due to time... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
TIGHT ROPE WITH MODESTO P. SA-ONOYothers not so, but jammed nevertheless by illegal structures and parking. It w
TIGHT ROPE WITH MODESTO P. SA-ONOY
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 11 hours ago
others not so, but jammed nevertheless by illegal structures and parking. It would seem that the priority of the incoming city government under Mayor Evelio Leonardia is easing the snarls that cause stressed nerves and loss of time, and therefore... Read more
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Rappler
Rody Duterte: The man, the mayor, the presidentDUTERTES. A young Rody Duterte (second from left) poses for a photo with his pa
Rody Duterte: The man, the mayor, the president
Rappler / Posted 12 hours ago
DUTERTES. A young Rody Duterte (second from left) poses for a photo with his parents and siblings. Photo from Davao City government His father Vicente comes from Danao, Cebu, and his mother Soledad is a Maranao born in Agusan del... Read more
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Rappler
Cable cars 'not the answer' for Metro Manila mass transit needspassengers from the city of La Paz to the neighboring El Alto. How feasible is
Cable cars 'not the answer' for Metro Manila mass transit needs
Rappler / Posted 12 hours ago
passengers from the city of La Paz to the neighboring El Alto. How feasible is it? Bellwether's Santiago said the Pasig City government last year asked his consultancy firm to do a feasibility study on a cable car system. "The study is yet to... Read more
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New York Post
De Blasio’s latest bid to turn city government into his personal favor banka court ruling against the Water Board for abusing its powers to serve his poli
De Blasio’s latest bid to turn city government into his personal favor bank
New York Post / Posted 13 hours ago
a court ruling against the Water Board for abusing its powers to serve his political agenda. Believe it or not, Mr. Mayor, city government isn’t a giant favor bank that you can use to buy votes and donations — not without buying a whole lot of... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Backers turn in signatures to put City Council term limits on Boulder ballotBoulder. "It's a very modest term limit, but we feel it's an important step in
Backers turn in signatures to put City Council term limits on Boulder ballot
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 13 hours ago
Boulder. "It's a very modest term limit, but we feel it's an important step in terms of opening things up to more people in city government." Open Boulder began circulating the petition in early May, and handed its signatures in on Tuesday — one... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Proposed capital improvement budget focuses on streets, water, wastewater@CallerCrow IF YOU GO What: Planning Commission hearing When: 5:30 p.m. Wedn
Proposed capital improvement budget focuses on streets, water, wastewater
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 13 hours ago
@CallerCrow IF YOU GO What: Planning Commission hearing When: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday Where: Council chambers at City Hall, 1201 Leopard St. Kirsten Crow is an enterprise reporter for the Caller-Times and co... Read more
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The Advocate
Candidates will insist otherwise, but there's little a Baton Rouge mayor can do for schoolsand private; a mayor has some political heft and thus can be useful in supporti
Candidates will insist otherwise, but there's little a Baton Rouge mayor can do for schools
The Advocate / Posted 14 hours ago
and private; a mayor has some political heft and thus can be useful in supporting taxes for education. One can imagine city government having something to say about physical surroundings of schools — say, in enhancing police protection around a... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Brockton City Council weighs in on Tent City takedownCouncilor-at-large Shaynah Barnes applauded Carpenter for making the decision t
Brockton City Council weighs in on Tent City takedown
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 15 hours ago
Councilor-at-large Shaynah Barnes applauded Carpenter for making the decision to clear out Tent City, and said that the city government needs to continue the pressure on the local homeless population, sending squatters on their way in an... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Newspaper sues city of Memphis over documents from new police director searchuncomfortable sometimes. But it's hard to imagine anyone applying for police di
Newspaper sues city of Memphis over documents from new police director search
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 16 hours ago
uncomfortable sometimes. But it's hard to imagine anyone applying for police director, arguably the most important job in city government, could reasonably expect confidentiality. We believe state law gives us the right to know who has applied.... Read more
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Bullard Banner News
Mayor educates third graders about local government during city hall tourfrom The Brook Hill Lower School Tuesday, May 3. During the tour, the students
Mayor educates third graders about local government during city hall tour
Bullard Banner News / Posted 16 hours ago
from The Brook Hill Lower School Tuesday, May 3. During the tour, the students learned about the important aspects of city government, and even received the chance to meet several Bullard leaders. PHOTO BY MICAH MCCARTNEY Third grade students... Read more
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The Hindu
Smart Cities Mission: Flaws in a flagship programmeThe Smart Cities Mission not only prioritises parts of a city over the whole bu
Smart Cities Mission: Flaws in a flagship programme
The Hindu / Posted 17 hours ago
The Smart Cities Mission not only prioritises parts of a city over the whole but also truncates the role of local city governments. The Narendra Modi government would be celebrating a year of the launch of its flagship urban programme, the Smart... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Assembly shoots down grocery sales-tax exemption questionvoters. Come October, voters will be asked whether to extend the temporary 3 p
Assembly shoots down grocery sales-tax exemption question
Juneau Empire / Posted 18 hours ago
voters. Come October, voters will be asked whether to extend the temporary 3 percent sales tax, which helps run the city government, for another five years; whether to extend that 3 percent sales tax permanently; and whether to raise the... Read more
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Deseret News
Millcreek set to narrow candidates for its first city leadersI can go back to suing animal abusers," he stated in a mailer. "I promise to be
Millcreek set to narrow candidates for its first city leaders
Deseret News / Posted 19 hours ago
I can go back to suing animal abusers," he stated in a mailer. "I promise to be a fierce watchdog to make sure that the new city government does not waste precious resources." Cook said he would urge the City Council to hold widespread public... Read more
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Daily Mail
Airbnb sues over registration of San Francisco homesat $25.5 billion, filed in the U.S. District Court of Northern California. 'Fo
Airbnb sues over registration of San Francisco homes
Daily Mail / Posted 21 hours ago
at $25.5 billion, filed in the U.S. District Court of Northern California. 'For over five years, we have worked with City government to create fair rules for home sharing,' the company said. 'Unfortunately, the rules do not work. There is... Read more
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Sun Star
4 houses razed, 3 damaged in morning fire in LabangonCebu City Fire Station received the alarm at 9:44 a.m. and firefighters contain
4 houses razed, 3 damaged in morning fire in Labangon
Sun Star / Posted 21 hours ago
Cebu City Fire Station received the alarm at 9:44 a.m. and firefighters contained the flames 18 minutes later. The City Government will give financial and emergency assistance to fire survivors. Acting Mayor Margarita Osmeña, in a news... Read more
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Sun Star
First-ever Integrated Public Safety Complex unveiledbusiness, political and social scene. “We at Alsons Development and Investment
First-ever Integrated Public Safety Complex unveiled
Sun Star / Posted 21 hours ago
business, political and social scene. “We at Alsons Development and Investment Corporation are pleased to present to the city government this 2,000 square meter integrated public safety facility comprised of 911, fire, and police stations that... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Pushers give up en massenot as suspects, who can change,” Arcinas said. Aida Concepcion, acting head o
Pushers give up en masse
Inquirier.net / Posted 21 hours ago
not as suspects, who can change,” Arcinas said. Aida Concepcion, acting head of the Pasig Antidrug Abuse Council, said the city government would try to shoulder the rehabilitation of the suspected users. Admission fee for an eight-month program... Read more
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Daily Journal
Millville needs independent leadershipexpect more costly lawsuits, the early departure of longtime and dedicated city
Millville needs independent leadership
Daily Journal / Posted 23 hours ago
expect more costly lawsuits, the early departure of longtime and dedicated city employees and an even more dysfunctional city government. The Porrecanistas have done little but cause trouble since they were elected. If they gain total control,... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.comthe city or the LGU concerned what are their on-going projects and not let it s
NegrosChronicle.com
Negros Chronicle / Posted 23 hours ago
the city or the LGU concerned what are their on-going projects and not let it start without the LGU coordinating. The city government planning office did not know completely about this P20- Millioin bridge in Candauay-Candawinonan until it... Read more
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New Kerala
ACB trying to arrest me, says Delhi minister - newkerala.com #83051to use this report politically." He alleged the ACB was targeting the minister
ACB trying to arrest me, says Delhi minister - newkerala.com #83051
New Kerala / Posted 23 hours ago
to use this report politically." He alleged the ACB was targeting the ministers and officers of only the Aam Aadmi Party city government. "We had filed three FIRs against Sheila Dikshit in different matters but the ACB did not take any action... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ex-drug addicts hold first PH ‘recovery’ summitDrugs Board (DDB), the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) and the Depart
Ex-drug addicts hold first PH ‘recovery’ summit
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Drugs Board (DDB), the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) and the Department of Health in partnership with the Naga City government and the Center for Christian Recovery. To former drug addicts, who had been rehabilitated and continue to... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Airbnb Has Sued Its Hometown of San Franciscosaid it believes “it’s the best way to protect our community of hosts and guest
Airbnb Has Sued Its Hometown of San Francisco
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted yesterday
said it believes “it’s the best way to protect our community of hosts and guests.” Representatives of the San Francisco city government were not immediately available for comment. Critics of Airbnb have long claimed that services like Airbnb... Read more
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International Business Times
Rio Olympics: Governor fears security and mobility may be 'incapacitated' by lack of funds to security and mobility during the games. Although most of the public funding
Rio Olympics: Governor fears security and mobility may be 'incapacitated' by lack of funds
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
to security and mobility during the games. Although most of the public funding for the Games is sponsored by the Rio city government and private companies, the state is responsible for funding the day-to-day transport and security services... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -president of World Medical Relief, Inc (WMRI) is recipient of Outstanding Manil
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted yesterday
president of World Medical Relief, Inc (WMRI) is recipient of Outstanding Manilan Award conferred Thursday here by the City Government. Manila City Mayor Joseph Ejercito Estrada conferred the award during the celebration of the 445th... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Airbnb sues its hometown of San Franciscosaid it believes "it's the best way to protect our community of hosts and guest
Airbnb sues its hometown of San Francisco
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
said it believes "it's the best way to protect our community of hosts and guests." Representatives of the San Francisco city government were not immediately available for comment. Critics of Airbnb have long claimed that services like Airbnb... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Airbnb sues its hometown of San Franciscosaid it believes "it's the best way to protect our community of hosts and guest
Airbnb sues its hometown of San Francisco
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
said it believes "it's the best way to protect our community of hosts and guests." Representatives of the San Francisco city government were not immediately available for comment. Critics of Airbnb have long claimed that services like Airbnb... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Airbnb sues its hometown of San Franciscosaid it believes "it's the best way to protect our community of hosts and guest
Airbnb sues its hometown of San Francisco
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted yesterday
said it believes "it's the best way to protect our community of hosts and guests." Representatives of the San Francisco city government were not immediately available for comment. Critics of Airbnb have long claimed that services like Airbnb... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Airbnb sues its hometown of San Franciscosaid it believes "it's the best way to protect our community of hosts and guest
Airbnb sues its hometown of San Francisco
KTVZ Bend / Posted yesterday
said it believes "it's the best way to protect our community of hosts and guests." Representatives of the San Francisco city government were not immediately available for comment. Critics of Airbnb have long claimed that services like Airbnb... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Airbnb sues its hometown of San Franciscosaid it believes "it's the best way to protect our community of hosts and guest
Airbnb sues its hometown of San Francisco
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted yesterday
said it believes "it's the best way to protect our community of hosts and guests." Representatives of the San Francisco city government were not immediately available for comment. Critics of Airbnb have long claimed that services like Airbnb... Read more
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