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Philly.com
In latest two developments, Bad Bart (Blatstein) rulesempty lot, next to the High School for the Creative and Performing Arts, is the
In latest two developments, Bad Bart (Blatstein) rules
Philly.com / Posted 10 hours ago
empty lot, next to the High School for the Creative and Performing Arts, is the missing link between expanding Center City and revitalizing South Philadelphia. The development will shape the future of Washington Avenue, another broad... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Daytona International Speedway unveils $400 million makeoverThe multi-year expansion and refurbishing of stock car racing’s most famous spe
Daytona International Speedway unveils $400 million makeover
Detroit Free Press / Posted 17 hours ago
The multi-year expansion and refurbishing of stock car racing’s most famous speedway — long self-identified as the “World Center of Racing” — is complete, and the result has produced a list of positive reviews from motorsports heroes like Foyt to... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Two-thirds of US students are taught climate change badly, study findsto the scientific consensus that climate change is largely the result of the bu
Two-thirds of US students are taught climate change badly, study finds
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
to the scientific consensus that climate change is largely the result of the burning of fossil fuels, the researchers from Pennsylvania State University and the National Centre for Science Education found. Some 30% of teachers spent less than an... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsLocal American Chemical Society Meeting: Wednesday, 7 p.m., room 203, Center fo
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Local American Chemical Society Meeting: Wednesday, 7 p.m., room 203, Center for Natural and Health Sciences, Marywood University. Email grayeski@maryu.marywood.edu. 570-348-6211 ext. 4598. Upcoming Waverly Community House:Lil Spanish Explorers,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, Feb. 9, 2016p.m., 110 Chestnut St., takeouts available, $8/adults and $4/children. Outreac
Community Events Listings, Feb. 9, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
p.m., 110 Chestnut St., takeouts available, $8/adults and $4/children. Outreach visit: Disability Advocate Bob Fox, NEPA Center for Independent Living, at Sen. Lisa Baker’s Hawley office, Wednes­day, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Lake Wallen­paupack Visitors... Read more
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Bluffton Today
Beaufort Art Association presents photography, jewelry exhibitlifetimes of loving and sharing their visions of all things swept from the sea.
Beaufort Art Association presents photography, jewelry exhibit
Bluffton Today / Posted 4 days ago
lifetimes of loving and sharing their visions of all things swept from the sea. Ryzner received his fine arts degree from Penn State, working in oil, watercolor, lithography, photography, and film. His career as an advertising creative director in... Read more
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Philly.com
Shooter in Philly cop's ambush said he did it for ISIS, but friends, relatives wonderthe case as a possible terror attack, FBI Director James Comey said. Investiga
Shooter in Philly cop's ambush said he did it for ISIS, but friends, relatives wonder
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
the case as a possible terror attack, FBI Director James Comey said. Investigators are scouring Archer's Internet activity and phone records and studying his travel history in an effort to learn whether he might have had contact with ISIS... Read more
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TribLIVE
Beekeepers to discuss how to safeguard colonieshow to safeguard colonies at Monroeville seminar Where: DoubleTree by Hilton
Beekeepers to discuss how to safeguard colonies
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
how to safeguard colonies at Monroeville seminar Where: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Pittsburgh-Monroeville Convention Center, 101 Mall Blvd., Monroeville Beekeepers from Pennsylvania and neighboring states will gather in Monroeville to... Read more
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Philly.com
How diabetes can break your heartand obesity. Other factors that can contribute to cardiovascular disease inclu
How diabetes can break your heart
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
and obesity. Other factors that can contribute to cardiovascular disease include smoking and a lack of physical activity. It's this dangerous combination of additional risk factors with diabetes that leads to heart disease, peripheral... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsLegion:Sunday breakfast, Sunday, 8 to 11 a.m., 1234 W. Main St., Susquehanna, $
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Legion:Sunday breakfast, Sunday, 8 to 11 a.m., 1234 W. Main St., Susquehanna, $4/$7. 570-853-3542. Falls Active Adult Center:clay pots/Valentine wreath making, Monday; How to Maintain a Healthy Heart, Monday, 12:15 p.m.; George Rittenhouse,... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Should Soccer Players Wear Head Protection?soccer related injuries. Dr. Ruben Echemendia is a neuropsychologist who served
Should Soccer Players Wear Head Protection?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
soccer related injuries. Dr. Ruben Echemendia is a neuropsychologist who served as director of the Psychological Clinic at Penn State University for 15 years and now works in full-time independent practice. Dr. Echemendia currently works as a... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Creating the market dynamics for Baltimore redevelopmentof East Baltimore residents to craft a revitalization plan for the community, w
Creating the market dynamics for Baltimore redevelopment
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
of East Baltimore residents to craft a revitalization plan for the community, which encompasses an area stretching from Penn Station in the northwest to Johns Hopkins Medical Center in the southeast. This work identified two initial investment... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
NASA sets its sights on MarsWINDOW SHOULD REMAIN VIGILANT TO THE POSSIBILITY OF FRAUD BY REVIEWING THEIR PA
NASA sets its sights on Mars
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
WINDOW SHOULD REMAIN VIGILANT TO THE POSSIBILITY OF FRAUD BY REVIEWING THEIR PAYMENT CARD STATEMENTS FOR ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACTIVITY. IF YOU'RE CONCERNED AND DON'T WANT TO WAIT FOR A STATEMENT, CALL YOUR BANK OR CREDIT CARD COMPANY AND ASK ABOUT... Read more
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Science Daily
'Gene fusion' mutation uses three-way mechanism to drive childhood brain cancersthrough a more accurate diagnosis," said study co-leader Adam C. Resnick, PhD,
'Gene fusion' mutation uses three-way mechanism to drive childhood brain cancers
Science Daily / Posted 9 days ago
through a more accurate diagnosis," said study co-leader Adam C. Resnick, PhD, an assistant professor of Neurosurgery at Penn Medicine. He expects that the finding also will lead to discoveries of similar tumor-driving mechanisms in other forms... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, Feb. 3, 2016Reilly Street; Mass, 8:30 a.m., St. Anthony’s Church, principal speaker: Capt.
Community Events Listings, Feb. 3, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
Reilly Street; Mass, 8:30 a.m., St. Anthony’s Church, principal speaker: Capt. Christopher L. Paris, commanding officer, Pennsylvania State Police, Troop R, Dunmore, toastmaster: attorney Bruce L. Coyer; tickets, 570-343-6613. Classes scheduled:... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsbut require reservations. 570-342-0204. Marywood University:Pope Francis Encyc
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
but require reservations. 570-342-0204. Marywood University:Pope Francis Encyclical Letter lecture, 6 p.m., Room A, Swartz Center for Spiritual Life, Marywood University. 570-961-4703. Dickson City Neighborhood Watch: meeting, 7 p.m., Dickson City... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New gene cut-and-paste methods help correct disease-causing mutation in animal modelmade them worse, according to a new study by investigators from the Perelman Sc
New gene cut-and-paste methods help correct disease-causing mutation in animal model
News-Medical-Net / Posted 9 days ago
made them worse, according to a new study by investigators from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania The team published their findings this week in Nature Biotechnology. "Correcting a disease-causing mutation... Read more
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University of Pennsylvania Health System
"Gene Fusion" Mutation Uses Three-Way Mechanism To Drive Childhood Brain Cancersgrowth of childhood brain cancers, was discovered by scientists from the Perelm
"Gene Fusion" Mutation Uses Three-Way Mechanism To Drive Childhood Brain Cancers
University of Pennsylvania Health System / Posted 10 days ago
growth of childhood brain cancers, was discovered by scientists from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). The team hopes the discovery will lead to better methods for... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsCosmetic Seminar on laser sculpting: 5 p.m. registration, MilfordMD Cosmetic Su
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
Cosmetic Seminar on laser sculpting: 5 p.m. registration, MilfordMD Cosmetic Surgery & Laser Center, 303 W. Harford St., Milford. 570-296-4000 or www.milfordmd.com Hawley Public Library: story time, ages 2 to 4, Tuesdays and Fridays, 10:30 to 11:30... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
Commercial Real Estate Sectors to Watch | Hotelsshake up the commercial real estate industry? RE Console, a Rokk3r Labs company
Commercial Real Estate Sectors to Watch | Hotels
GlobeSt.com / Posted 11 days ago
shake up the commercial real estate industry? RE Console, a Rokk3r Labs company, believes it will. MIAMI—Can EB-5 regional centers actually help transform communities? Roger A. Bernstein, who co-owns an EB-5 regional center in Miami called... Read more
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Science Daily
Viral gene editing system corrects genetic liver disease in newborn mice: Penn study has implications for developing safe therapies for an array of rare diseases via new gene cut-and-paste methodsmedicine," said senior author James Wilson, MD, PhD, a professor of Medicine an
Viral gene editing system corrects genetic liver disease in newborn mice: Penn study has implications for developing safe therapies for an array of rare diseases via new gene cut-and-paste methods
Science Daily / Posted 11 days ago
medicine," said senior author James Wilson, MD, PhD, a professor of Medicine and director of the Orphan Disease Center at Penn. "Nevertheless, my 35-year career in gene therapy has taught me how difficult translating mouse studies to... Read more
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PhysOrg
Viral gene editing system corrects genetic liver disease in newborn miceCRISPR-SaCas9-mediated gene correction as a newborn. Credit: Peter Bell, PhD, P
Viral gene editing system corrects genetic liver disease in newborn mice
PhysOrg / Posted 11 days ago
CRISPR-SaCas9-mediated gene correction as a newborn. Credit: Peter Bell, PhD, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania For the first time, researchers have treated an animal model of a genetic disorder using a viral vector to... Read more
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University of Pennsylvania Health System
Viral Gene Editing System Corrects Genetic Liver Disease in Newborn Micemade them worse, according to a new study by investigators from the Perelman Sc
Viral Gene Editing System Corrects Genetic Liver Disease in Newborn Mice
University of Pennsylvania Health System / Posted 11 days ago
made them worse, according to a new study by investigators from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania The team published their findings this week in Nature Biotechnology. “Correcting a disease-causing mutation... Read more
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TribLIVE
William Penn Hotel remains regal through its 100 years – TribLIVE.com Neighborhoods 1916: The William Penn Hotel opens March 9. B
William Penn Hotel remains regal through its 100 years
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
– TribLIVE.com Neighborhoods 1916: The William Penn Hotel opens March 9. Built by Henry Clay Frick at a cost of $6 million, the hotel... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
You guide to area meetings and eventsRight to Life Prayer Breakfast:9 a.m., St. Mary’s Center, 320 Mifflin Ave. 570-
You guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Right to Life Prayer Breakfast:9 a.m., St. Mary’s Center, 320 Mifflin Ave. 570-343-5099. Waverly Community House:Sign and Sing, today Feb. 6, 13 and 20, 9:30 a.m., $65; Lil Spanish Explorers, 3:45 to 4:30 p.m., March 17, $65/six weeks; Intro to... Read more
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PhysOrg
Discovered: How to unlock inaccessible genestwo distinct nucleosomal architectures (represented by drawings at top and bott
Discovered: How to unlock inaccessible genes
PhysOrg / Posted 14 days ago
two distinct nucleosomal architectures (represented by drawings at top and bottom). Researchers demonstrated that remodeler activity depends on this nucleosome organization: some are more specifically required for expression of genes at... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
GOP debate: Reality Check team inspects the claimsit as attacks that would be unbelievably small. I don't think the United States
GOP debate: Reality Check team inspects the claims
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 14 days ago
it as attacks that would be unbelievably small. I don't think the United States should be engaged in symbolic military activity. It was not against ISIS, it was against Assad." Obama did, in fact, go to Congress in August 2013 to ask for... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
GOP debate: Reality Check team inspects the claimsit as attacks that would be unbelievably small. I don't think the United States
GOP debate: Reality Check team inspects the claims
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 14 days ago
it as attacks that would be unbelievably small. I don't think the United States should be engaged in symbolic military activity. It was not against ISIS, it was against Assad." Obama did, in fact, go to Congress in August 2013 to ask for... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New computational techniques could help researchers to pinpoint anatomical source of seizuresan alternative is to locate the small cluster of neurons that act as the seed o
New computational techniques could help researchers to pinpoint anatomical source of seizures
News-Medical-Net / Posted 14 days ago
an alternative is to locate the small cluster of neurons that act as the seed of a seizure's aberrant electrical activity and surgically remove it. Unfortunately, such surgeries often fail to bring any relief. The ability to reliably... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
GOP debate: Reality Check team inspects the claimsit as attacks that would be unbelievably small. I don't think the United States
GOP debate: Reality Check team inspects the claims
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 14 days ago
it as attacks that would be unbelievably small. I don't think the United States should be engaged in symbolic military activity. It was not against ISIS, it was against Assad." Obama did, in fact, go to Congress in August 2013 to ask for... Read more
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My EastText
GOP debate: Reality Check team inspects the claimsit as attacks that would be unbelievably small. I don't think the United States
GOP debate: Reality Check team inspects the claims
My EastText / Posted 14 days ago
it as attacks that would be unbelievably small. I don't think the United States should be engaged in symbolic military activity. It was not against ISIS, it was against Assad." Obama did, in fact, go to Congress in August 2013 to ask for... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
GOP debate: Reality Check team inspects the claimsit as attacks that would be unbelievably small. I don't think the United States
GOP debate: Reality Check team inspects the claims
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 14 days ago
it as attacks that would be unbelievably small. I don't think the United States should be engaged in symbolic military activity. It was not against ISIS, it was against Assad." Obama did, in fact, go to Congress in August 2013 to ask for... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Republican debate: CNN's Reality Check team inspects the claimsthat they are not going to accept compensation for this anymore." Over the sum
Republican debate: CNN's Reality Check team inspects the claims
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 14 days ago
that they are not going to accept compensation for this anymore." Over the summer, a conservative group called the Center for Medical Progress released undercover videos and accused Planned Parenthood of performing partial birth abortions... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Republican debate: CNN's Reality Check team inspects the claimsthat they are not going to accept compensation for this anymore." Over the sum
Republican debate: CNN's Reality Check team inspects the claims
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 14 days ago
that they are not going to accept compensation for this anymore." Over the summer, a conservative group called the Center for Medical Progress released undercover videos and accused Planned Parenthood of performing partial birth abortions... Read more
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The New Yorker
Haiti Since the Earthquakestrolled past the injured, smiling broadly, with the CNN doctor Sanjay Gupta at
Haiti Since the Earthquake
The New Yorker / Posted 16 days ago
strolled past the injured, smiling broadly, with the CNN doctor Sanjay Gupta at his side. Yet all this well-intentioned activity barely diminished the tragedy. Victims lay trapped under rubble, and survivors walked wordlessly around the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, Jan. 26, 2016Presentation of “John Mitchell: An American Hero” featuring local writer and ac
Community Events Listings, Jan. 26, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
Presentation of “John Mitchell: An American Hero” featuring local writer and actor Robert Thomas Hughes, Wednesday, Dunmore Activity Hub for Seniors, 1414 Monroe Ave., lunch catered by Metz Culinary Management, available by reservation at 1:30 p.m.,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsUpcoming Dunmore Activity Hub for Seniors:“John Mitchell: An American Hero,” W
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
Upcoming Dunmore Activity Hub for Seniors:“John Mitchell: An American Hero,” Wednesday, 2 p.m., $10/$15;bingo and pastries, Mondays, 9:30 a.m.; ballroom dance, Mondays, noon; drawing, Mondays, noon; sketching andoil painting, Mondays, 1:30 p.m.;... Read more
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The Express-Times
Patience requested as cleanup continues in Bethlehem, Allentown areasto continue Tuesday and asked that all vehicles be removed from the following s
Patience requested as cleanup continues in Bethlehem, Allentown areas
The Express-Times / Posted 17 days ago
to continue Tuesday and asked that all vehicles be removed from the following streets: Constitution, East and West High, Penn, Durham, East Depot, Magnolia and Willow. Hartranft, too, thanked residents for their cooperation and patience. In... Read more
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CBS Sports
Impatience leads top QBs to move around college football at record rate2017, more than a year from now. Never mind that commitment is to Texas A&M wh
Impatience leads top QBs to move around college football at record rate
CBS Sports / Posted 18 days ago
2017, more than a year from now. Never mind that commitment is to Texas A&M which is, at least, a curiosity -- if not the center -- regarding what is wrong with college quarterback development these days. The most important position in football... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsand Saturdays, 11:30 a.m., $55, 1115 N. Abington Road, Waverly. 570-586-8191.
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
and Saturdays, 11:30 a.m., $55, 1115 N. Abington Road, Waverly. 570-586-8191. Knox Mine Disaster commemoration: 2 p.m., Pennsylvania Anthracite Heritage Museum, McDade Park, 1 Bald Mountain Road. 570-963-4804. Upcoming Dunmore Activity Hub for... Read more
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Daily Mail
Philadelphia officer wounded in shooting leaves the hospitalhas had multiple surgeries. Honor: Philadelphia police officers salute as Offi
Philadelphia officer wounded in shooting leaves the hospital
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
has had multiple surgeries. Honor: Philadelphia police officers salute as Officer Jesse Hartnett is discharged from Penn Presbyterian Medical Center on Friday in Philadelphia Philadelphia Police Department spokeswoman Officer Tanya Little... Read more
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iol.co.za
He froze to death - but he livedsearching for a sign of his son. "I looked over and there was Justin laying th
He froze to death - but he lived
iol.co.za / Posted 21 days ago
searching for a sign of his son. "I looked over and there was Justin laying there," Smith recalled on Monday to Pennsylvania TV station WNEP. His voice was tight at the memory of it. "He was blue. His face - he was lifeless. I checked... Read more
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Yahoo News
14 Ridiculously Easy Ways to Increase Metabolismbecause your body now assumes that you're starving." So how many calories shou
14 Ridiculously Easy Ways to Increase Metabolism
Yahoo News / Posted 22 days ago
because your body now assumes that you're starving." So how many calories should you consume? Depending on your level of activity, you can safely lose anywhere from half a pound to two pounds a week if you multiply your current weight by 11, says... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Study finds professional landlords earn more than one-third of Airbnb rentsturning housing stock into quasi-hotels. A new study of data captured from Air
Study finds professional landlords earn more than one-third of Airbnb rents
Crain's New York Business / Posted 22 days ago
turning housing stock into quasi-hotels. A new study of data captured from Airbnb's website, conducted by researchers at Pennsylvania State University with funding from a hotel industry trade group that is critical of Airbnb, suggests that much... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Report Slams Airbnb's 'Illegal Hotels' in Major U.S. Citieshundreds of thousands of dollars on the side. The independent report by Dr. Jo
Report Slams Airbnb's 'Illegal Hotels' in Major U.S. Cities
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 22 days ago
hundreds of thousands of dollars on the side. The independent report by Dr. John O’Neil, professor and director of the Center for Hospitality Real Estate Strategy at Penn State University, looks at AirBnB activity in 12 major U.S. cities,... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Study: Airbnb landlords rent out properties full timeAirbnb landlords are making millions by essentially turning their properties in
Study: Airbnb landlords rent out properties full time
Inside Bay Area / Posted 22 days ago
Airbnb landlords are making millions by essentially turning their properties into illegal hotels. The report, authored by Pennsylvania State University's hospitality school and backed by Airbnb's opponents in the hotel industry, targets Airbnb... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Study: Airbnb landlords rent out properties full timeAirbnb landlords are making millions by essentially turning their properties in
Study: Airbnb landlords rent out properties full time
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 22 days ago
Airbnb landlords are making millions by essentially turning their properties into illegal hotels. The report, authored by Pennsylvania State University's hospitality school and backed by Airbnb's opponents in the hotel industry, targets Airbnb... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Study: Airbnb landlords rent out properties full timeAirbnb landlords are making millions by essentially turning their properties in
Study: Airbnb landlords rent out properties full time
Silicon Valley / Posted 22 days ago
Airbnb landlords are making millions by essentially turning their properties into illegal hotels. The report, authored by Pennsylvania State University's hospitality school and backed by Airbnb's opponents in the hotel industry, targets Airbnb... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Report Slams Airbnb's 'Illegal Hotels' in Major U.S. Citieshundreds of thousands of dollars on the side. The independent report by Dr. Jo
Report Slams Airbnb's 'Illegal Hotels' in Major U.S. Cities
NBC San Diego / Posted 22 days ago
hundreds of thousands of dollars on the side. The independent report by Dr. John O’Neil, professor and director of the Center for Hospitality Real Estate Strategy at Penn State University, looks at AirBnB activity in 12 major U.S. cities,... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Study: Airbnb landlords rent out properties full timeAirbnb landlords are making millions by essentially turning their properties in
Study: Airbnb landlords rent out properties full time
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
Airbnb landlords are making millions by essentially turning their properties into illegal hotels. The report, authored by Pennsylvania State University’s hospitality school and backed by Airbnb’s opponents in the hotel industry, targets Airbnb... Read more
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