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Crain's Detroit Business
Midtown's next act: Opportunities for redevelopment can be had in New Center and beyondfor redevelopment can be had in New Center and beyond Properties near the unde
Midtown's next act: Opportunities for redevelopment can be had in New Center and beyond
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 12 hours ago
for redevelopment can be had in New Center and beyond Properties near the under-construction Little Caesars Arena are of increasing interest. Don't assume opportunities to buy land or redevelop property in Detroit's bustling Midtown are all... Read more
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TribLIVE
Upstate N.Y.’s Fort Ticonderoga offers more bang for buckentertained visitors for decades with exhibits, fife-and-drum performances and
Upstate N.Y.’s Fort Ticonderoga offers more bang for buck
TribLIVE / Posted 23 hours ago
entertained visitors for decades with exhibits, fife-and-drum performances and cannon and musket demonstrations. Now the historic site overlooking Lake Champlain in New York's eastern Adirondack Mountains has two more attractions: a trail along... Read more
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Market Watch
Auto makers shift gears after Brexit votepossibility of production moves and job cuts. While offering few specifics, ca
Auto makers shift gears after Brexit vote
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
possibility of production moves and job cuts. While offering few specifics, car makers sounded pessimistic notes over the historic referendum and signaled they would hold discussions with U.K. officials to ensure their businesses remain... Read more
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The Jackson Herald
Gun control could have unintended consequencesmorning breeze. We drive to the national park here and walk in the sunshine fo
Gun control could have unintended consequences
The Jackson Herald / Posted 2 days ago
morning breeze. We drive to the national park here and walk in the sunshine for a quarter mile to one of the nation’s most historic sites, the Old North Bridge. Two dead British soldiers lie buried here, their graves marked by a stone and plaque.... Read more
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The Herald News
Community Preservation Act preserves the past and futureCommunity Preservation Act, a 16-year-old state law that gives them access to m
Community Preservation Act preserves the past and future
The Herald News / Posted 3 days ago
Community Preservation Act, a 16-year-old state law that gives them access to matching funds for open space preservation, historic preservation, affordable housing and outdoor recreation projects. In cities and towns that adopt the Community... Read more
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Boston Globe
Spooky World-style plans for Southie raise fearsa beloved landmark to a for-profit venture known as Fright Island has sent chil
Spooky World-style plans for Southie raise fears
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
a beloved landmark to a for-profit venture known as Fright Island has sent chills through many long-time residents of South Boston. Amid the standard trepidation about traffic and public safety, there’s a deeper fear: Fright Island’s critics worry... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
00PM Water Coolerrequiring companies to store data within their borders. The new language would
00PM Water Cooler
Naked Capitalism / Posted 6 days ago
requiring companies to store data within their borders. The new language would apply to a separate services trade deal that includes seven TPP countries — Australia, Canada, Chile, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand and Peru. The administration said it... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Cavaliers win NBA championshipWarriors 93-89 in Sunday's deciding Game 7. This is the first major sports cha
Cavaliers win NBA championship
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 days ago
Warriors 93-89 in Sunday's deciding Game 7. This is the first major sports championship that a Cleveland team has won since 1964. In perhaps the biggest game of his career, LeBron James had the game of his life. James was named Finals MVP... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Cavaliers Win NBA ChampionshipWarriors 93-89 in Sunday's deciding Game 7. This is the first major sports cha
Cavaliers Win NBA Championship
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
Warriors 93-89 in Sunday's deciding Game 7. This is the first major sports championship that a Cleveland team has won since 1964. "Cleveland, this is for you!" James, an Akron, Ohio, native, shouted through tears in a post-game interview with... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Cavaliers win NBA championshipWarriors 93-89 in Sunday's deciding Game 7. This is the first major sports cha
Cavaliers win NBA championship
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 days ago
Warriors 93-89 in Sunday's deciding Game 7. This is the first major sports championship that a Cleveland team has won since 1964. In perhaps the biggest game of his career, LeBron James had the game of his life. James was named Finals MVP... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Boston & Maine locomotive next on Steamtown's to-do listThe to-do list runs dozens of pages and contains 1,035 individual tasks. When
Boston & Maine locomotive next on Steamtown's to-do list
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
The to-do list runs dozens of pages and contains 1,035 individual tasks. When Steamtown National Historic Site finally checks off the last one, the fully restored Boston & Maine Railroad 3713 locomotive will be track-worthy for the first time in six... Read more
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TribLIVE
Nation’s oldest lighthouse celebrates 300 years of keeping mariners safe300 years of keeping mariners safe | TribLIVE Nation's oldest lighthouse celeb
Nation’s oldest lighthouse celebrates 300 years of keeping mariners safe
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
300 years of keeping mariners safe | TribLIVE Nation's oldest lighthouse celebrates 300 years of keeping mariners safe Boston Light, the nation's first and oldest lighthouse station, is marking 300 years of warning mariners as they navigate the... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Calligraphy conferencea southeastern U.S. city. To honor this occasion, Grovewood Gallery has invited
Calligraphy conference
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 7 days ago
a southeastern U.S. city. To honor this occasion, Grovewood Gallery has invited a number of world-renowned calligraphers, including several Asheville-area calligraphers, to participate in a special showing of their works, which will be on display... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Boston & Maine locomotive next on Steamtown's to-do listThe to-do list runs dozens of pages and contains 1,035 individual tasks. When
Boston & Maine locomotive next on Steamtown's to-do list
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
The to-do list runs dozens of pages and contains 1,035 individual tasks. When Steamtown National Historic Site finally checks off the last one, the fully restored Boston & Maine Railroad 3713 locomotive will be track-worthy for the first time in six... Read more
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TribLIVE
Rockland, Maine: Coastal scenery, the arts and good foodPhippsburg. For a view of the water from up high, hike or drive up Mt. Battie i
Rockland, Maine: Coastal scenery, the arts and good food
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
Phippsburg. For a view of the water from up high, hike or drive up Mt. Battie in Camden. A poem by Maine native Edna St. Vincent Millay is engraved on a plaque at the summit. But for scenery, the arts and great food all in one spot, there's no... Read more
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TribLIVE
Charleston’s Emanuel A.M.E. Church marks year since mass killingsCharleston's Emanuel A.M.E. Church marks year since mass killings | TribLIVE C
Charleston’s Emanuel A.M.E. Church marks year since mass killings
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
Charleston's Emanuel A.M.E. Church marks year since mass killings | TribLIVE Charleston's Emanuel A.M.E. Church marks year since mass killings CHARLESTON, S.C. — Among the dozen or more steeples punctuating The Holy City's skyline, a tall, dark... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press at 4Public University System. Powell is the university system's executive vice pres
Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press at 4
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 10 days ago
Public University System. Powell is the university system's executive vice president and provost. She replaces Wallace Boston, who will remain CEO of parent company American Public Education Inc. American Public University System offers 90... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston’s seafood business upended by global industry in transitionlaps at the docks outside their doors. After years of struggle in the face of
Boston’s seafood business upended by global industry in transition
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
laps at the docks outside their doors. After years of struggle in the face of a declining local fishery, the Fish Pier in Boston is again bursting with seafood businesses. But with New England fishing stocks tightly managed, the Fish Pier dealers... Read more
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The Washington Times
Civics education could prevent another OrlandoANALYSIS/OPINION: The Boston Marathon, San Bernardino, and now Orlando — it go
Civics education could prevent another Orlando
The Washington Times / Posted 11 days ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: The Boston Marathon, San Bernardino, and now Orlando — it goes on and on, as Donald Trump might say. And it is going to continue to get worse, as Mr. Trump already has said. He is the most prescient campaigner in this race for the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Riverside run ends in PIAA semifinalsends in PIAA semifinals | TribLIVE Top high school sports• Yough softball te
Riverside run ends in PIAA semifinals
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
ends in PIAA semifinals | TribLIVE Top high school sports• Yough softball team gets historic win• Shutout puts Hempfield softball in PIAA Class AAAA title game• Cyterski throws 1-hitter to lead Vincentian to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Highfield Hall and Gardens is a big house with big plansJanet Mendelsohn for the boston globe Annie Dean, Highfield Hall’s director of
Highfield Hall and Gardens is a big house with big plans
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
Janet Mendelsohn for the boston globe Annie Dean, Highfield Hall’s director of programs and exhibitions, inside artist Danielle Krcmar’s sculpture. FALMOUTH — Have you heard of Highfield Hall and Gardens? Maybe not, because although the Falmouth... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
November trial set for Dylann Roofpenalty during the Nov. 7 trial, the Charleston Post Courier reported. Roof, w
November trial set for Dylann Roof
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 19 days ago
penalty during the Nov. 7 trial, the Charleston Post Courier reported. Roof, who is accused of killing nine people at a historic African-American church in Charleston, South Carolina, in July 2015. Roof is charged with 33 federal offenses,... Read more
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My EastText
November trial set for Dylann Roofpenalty during the Nov. 7 trial, the Charleston Post Courier reported. Roof, w
November trial set for Dylann Roof
My EastText / Posted 19 days ago
penalty during the Nov. 7 trial, the Charleston Post Courier reported. Roof, who is accused of killing nine people at a historic African-American church in Charleston, South Carolina, in July 2015. Roof is charged with 33 federal offenses,... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
November trial set for Dylann Roofpenalty during the Nov. 7 trial, the Charleston Post Courier reported. Roof, w
November trial set for Dylann Roof
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 19 days ago
penalty during the Nov. 7 trial, the Charleston Post Courier reported. Roof, who is accused of killing nine people at a historic African-American church in Charleston, South Carolina, in July 2015. Roof is charged with 33 federal offenses,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Likely reduced prices for oil could help keep airline stocks aloftAirlines LUV 59% -1% United Continental Holdings UAL 38% -22% Oscar Munoz, CE
Likely reduced prices for oil could help keep airline stocks aloft
TribLIVE / Posted 19 days ago
Airlines LUV 59% -1% United Continental Holdings UAL 38% -22% Oscar Munoz, CEO of United Continental Holdings Inc. (UAL), had a heart attack in October. He came back to work in March and in April bought $1 million of UAL stock. Munoz... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Peeling back ‘layers of history’ at the Winterport Union Meeting Housedig. “Really, it’s like peeling back the layers of an onion,” said Ann Ronco,
Peeling back ‘layers of history’ at the Winterport Union Meeting House
Bangor Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
dig. “Really, it’s like peeling back the layers of an onion,” said Ann Ronco, treasurer for Union Meeting House, Inc., the nonprofit tasked with maintaining the former church. “There’s layers and layers of history here that you have to... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Warriors blast Cavs 104-89 in Game 1 of NBA Finalspoints to a 15-point run bridging the third and fourth quarters Thursday night,
Warriors blast Cavs 104-89 in Game 1 of NBA Finals
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 23 days ago
points to a 15-point run bridging the third and fourth quarters Thursday night, propelling the defending champions to a convincing 104-89 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1 of the NBA Finals. Game 2 in the best-of-seven series is... Read more
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My EastText
Warriors blast Cavs 104-89 in Game 1 of NBA Finalspoints to a 15-point run bridging the third and fourth quarters Thursday night,
Warriors blast Cavs 104-89 in Game 1 of NBA Finals
My EastText / Posted 23 days ago
points to a 15-point run bridging the third and fourth quarters Thursday night, propelling the defending champions to a convincing 104-89 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1 of the NBA Finals. Game 2 in the best-of-seven series is... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Warriors blast Cavs 104-89 in Game 1 of NBA Finalspoints to a 15-point run bridging the third and fourth quarters Thursday night,
Warriors blast Cavs 104-89 in Game 1 of NBA Finals
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 23 days ago
points to a 15-point run bridging the third and fourth quarters Thursday night, propelling the defending champions to a convincing 104-89 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1 of the NBA Finals. Game 2 in the best-of-seven series is... Read more
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USA Today
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panelbrand by USA TODAY's Road Warriors panel of frequent travelers. (Photo: Don Rid
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panel
USA Today / Posted 26 days ago
brand by USA TODAY's Road Warriors panel of frequent travelers. (Photo: Don Riddle, Ritz-Carlton) These days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, smartphones are serving as keys, and tablets are controlling the room... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panelThese days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, s
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panel
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 27 days ago
These days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, smartphones are serving as keys, and tablets are controlling the room temperature. But for USA TODAY Road Warriors who have the budget to stay at upscale hotels, human... Read more
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examiner.com
MOAR on the North Shoreand drug problems in general is MOAR. The Massachusetts Organization for Addict
MOAR on the North Shore
examiner.com / Posted 27 days ago
and drug problems in general is MOAR. The Massachusetts Organization for AddictionRecovery began in 1993 and has been led since 1999 by MaryAnn Frangules, a tireless advocate for alcohol, other drug and addiction services. MOAR, based in Boston,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Reporters’ Notebook (May 30)BEACONS – Guest speaker Joe Jakubik from International Chimney will talk about
Reporters’ Notebook (May 30)
The Buffalo News / Posted 27 days ago
BEACONS – Guest speaker Joe Jakubik from International Chimney will talk about how his company is involved in moving historic lighthouses at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Steel Plant Museum of Western New York in the Heritage Discovery Center,... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panelThese days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, s
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panel
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 28 days ago
These days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, smartphones are serving as keys, and tablets are controlling the room temperature. But for USA TODAY Road Warriors who have the budget to stay at upscale hotels, human... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panelThese days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, s
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panel
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 28 days ago
These days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, smartphones are serving as keys, and tablets are controlling the room temperature. But for USA TODAY Road Warriors who have the budget to stay at upscale hotels, human... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panelThese days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, s
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panel
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 28 days ago
These days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, smartphones are serving as keys, and tablets are controlling the room temperature. But for USA TODAY Road Warriors who have the budget to stay at upscale hotels, human... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panelThese days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, s
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panel
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 28 days ago
These days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, smartphones are serving as keys, and tablets are controlling the room temperature. But for USA TODAY Road Warriors who have the budget to stay at upscale hotels, human... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panelThese days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, s
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panel
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 28 days ago
These days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, smartphones are serving as keys, and tablets are controlling the room temperature. But for USA TODAY Road Warriors who have the budget to stay at upscale hotels, human... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panelThese days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, s
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panel
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 28 days ago
These days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, smartphones are serving as keys, and tablets are controlling the room temperature. But for USA TODAY Road Warriors who have the budget to stay at upscale hotels, human... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panelThese days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, s
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panel
KING5 Seattle / Posted 28 days ago
These days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, smartphones are serving as keys, and tablets are controlling the room temperature. But for USA TODAY Road Warriors who have the budget to stay at upscale hotels, human... Read more
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First Coast News
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panelThese days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, s
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panel
First Coast News / Posted 28 days ago
These days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, smartphones are serving as keys, and tablets are controlling the room temperature. But for USA TODAY Road Warriors who have the budget to stay at upscale hotels, human... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panelThese days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, s
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panel
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 28 days ago
These days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, smartphones are serving as keys, and tablets are controlling the room temperature. But for USA TODAY Road Warriors who have the budget to stay at upscale hotels, human... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panelThese days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, s
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panel
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 28 days ago
These days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, smartphones are serving as keys, and tablets are controlling the room temperature. But for USA TODAY Road Warriors who have the budget to stay at upscale hotels, human... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panelThese days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, s
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panel
KTVB Boise / Posted 28 days ago
These days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, smartphones are serving as keys, and tablets are controlling the room temperature. But for USA TODAY Road Warriors who have the budget to stay at upscale hotels, human... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panelThese days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, s
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panel
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 28 days ago
These days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, smartphones are serving as keys, and tablets are controlling the room temperature. But for USA TODAY Road Warriors who have the budget to stay at upscale hotels, human... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panelThese days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, s
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panel
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 28 days ago
These days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, smartphones are serving as keys, and tablets are controlling the room temperature. But for USA TODAY Road Warriors who have the budget to stay at upscale hotels, human... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panelThese days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, s
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panel
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 28 days ago
These days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, smartphones are serving as keys, and tablets are controlling the room temperature. But for USA TODAY Road Warriors who have the budget to stay at upscale hotels, human... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panelThese days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, s
Favorite upscale hotels: Top picks from our travel panel
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 28 days ago
These days, robots are increasingly appearing with hotel room service orders, smartphones are serving as keys, and tablets are controlling the room temperature. But for USA TODAY Road Warriors who have the budget to stay at upscale hotels, human... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
How metro Detroit banks are investing in digital ageanalyzed our data and saw such a decline in traffic, we closed two of our four
How metro Detroit banks are investing in digital age
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 28 days ago
analyzed our data and saw such a decline in traffic, we closed two of our four branches a year ago," he said. That closing included what had been the bank's headquarters building, a stately historic stone structure on Main Street in Clarkston. It... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma City-area fine arts notesservice to the nonprofit arts organization. For more than 30 years, he has ser
Oklahoma City-area fine arts notes
The Oklahoman / Posted 28 days ago
service to the nonprofit arts organization. For more than 30 years, he has served the organization in numerous capacities including board member, vice president of long-range planning and treasurer. He and his wife, Shirley, have served on and... Read more
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