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iol.co.za
‘Star Wars’ fever hits collectorsREUTERSFile photo of George Lucas posing with cast member of Star Wars in Los A
‘Star Wars’ fever hits collectors
iol.co.za / Posted 2 hours ago
REUTERSFile photo of George Lucas posing with cast member of Star Wars in Los Angeles. Los Angeles - Mike Collier watched intently as the “Star Wars” action figure came up for sale on EBay last month at more than $10 000. It was a vinyl-caped Jawa... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Ohio State's greatness and Harbaugh's angry faces: college football questions answeredSchool is back in session and another season of college football is about to be
Ohio State's greatness and Harbaugh's angry faces: college football questions answered
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 5 hours ago
School is back in session and another season of college football is about to begin. While cheating on tests can never be condoned – this means you, North Carolina – here are all the answers to the biggest college football questions of the... Read more
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Weekly Times
New Star Wars merch to draw record salesMOVE over Elsa and Anna, the lightsabers have arrived. STAR Wars could blow Fr
New Star Wars merch to draw record sales
Weekly Times / Posted 8 hours ago
MOVE over Elsa and Anna, the lightsabers have arrived. STAR Wars could blow Frozen off the toy sales charts when the merchandise for the upcoming instalment of the sci-fi phenomenon hits shelves on Friday. Toys"R"Us and Target have even planned... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Pull for Kids teams neededThe local Lung Association branch wants to know who has the strongest lungs in
Pull for Kids teams needed
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 14 hours ago
The local Lung Association branch wants to know who has the strongest lungs in Quinte. Back for the 11th year, organizers of the annual Pull for Kids are gearing up for another display of team strength. The event is a “unique fundraiser” designed to... Read more
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Philly.com
Montco woman arrested for keeping donationsLaura McCrystal, Inquirer Staff Writer Last updated: Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Montco woman arrested for keeping donations
Philly.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Laura McCrystal, Inquirer Staff Writer Last updated: Tuesday, September 1, 2015, 4:26 PM Deven Henson told police she never asked Kratzer to set up a website for her husband and repeatedly asked her for the log-in information. After Kratzer created... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
Keeping your license in your wallet at the counterThe National Retail Federation says 60 percent of major retailers require shopp
Keeping your license in your wallet at the counter
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted yesterday
The National Retail Federation says 60 percent of major retailers require shoppers to show their licenses to cut down on theft and fraudulent returns. But, some shoppers are wary of how much information is stored about them when they hand over their... Read more
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Orange County Register
Disney to start selling 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' merchandise at 12:01 a.m. FridayShops at Anaheim’s Downtown Disney and Walt Disney World will join Walmart, Toy
Disney to start selling 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' merchandise at 12:01 a.m. Friday
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
Shops at Anaheim’s Downtown Disney and Walt Disney World will join Walmart, Toys R Us and Target stores across the country at 12:01 a.m. Friday to begin selling merchandise tied to the upcoming “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” movie. “Outside of... Read more
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News 3 Las Vegas
Declined debit card leads to ID theft ringLAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) – Toys may be more than child's play, according to the
Declined debit card leads to ID theft ring
News 3 Las Vegas / Posted yesterday
LAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) – Toys may be more than child's play, according to the U.S. Postal Service. A purchase at Toys R Us helped to bring down this ID theft ring. “He went to use a fraudulent credit card at a Toys R Us,” said U.S. Postal... Read more
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Times of Malta
US retailers prod China for lower prices after devaluationUS retailers including Toys R Us are starting to negotiate with their Chinese s
US retailers prod China for lower prices after devaluation
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
US retailers including Toys R Us are starting to negotiate with their Chinese suppliers to take advantage of lower manufacturing costs after China devalued the yuan, with many saying they want to be ready if currencies in China and other Asian... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Store scans your license: What do they learn?With so many store security breaches the past two years, many of us are careful
Store scans your license: What do they learn?
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
With so many store security breaches the past two years, many of us are careful how much information we share with retailers. But more and more stores are now scanning our driver's license, especially if you want to return anything. What are they... Read more
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Business Insider
Investors have poured more than $220 million into this man's plan to beat Amazon — are they crazy?That's the most equity funding ever raised in the first 12 months by a US comme
Investors have poured more than $220 million into this man's plan to beat Amazon — are they crazy?
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
That's the most equity funding ever raised in the first 12 months by a US commerce company, ranking Jet atop a list that's otherwise entirely composed of startups from the late 90s tech boom. Only one month into its public launch, it's looking to... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Jefferson City girl creates award-winning board gameKaitlyn Chiles, an 11-year-old Jefferson City girl, has accomplished something
Jefferson City girl creates award-winning board game
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Kaitlyn Chiles, an 11-year-old Jefferson City girl, has accomplished something rare at any age: She’s created an award-winning board game. The Lewis and Clark Middle School seventh-grader recently won a national contest by San Francisco-based... Read more
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The Columbian
Disney aims nerf crossbows in global push for ‘Star Wars’ toysFor “Star Wars” fans, Christmas is coming early this year: on Sept. 4, when the
Disney aims nerf crossbows in global push for ‘Star Wars’ toys
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
For “Star Wars” fans, Christmas is coming early this year: on Sept. 4, when the toys tied to Walt Disney Co.’s first film in the space-adventure series go on sale. Three months before “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” opens in theaters, the company is... Read more
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IGN
Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain PS4 Collector's Edition Missing DLCIf you pre-ordered the Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain Collector's Edition
Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain PS4 Collector's Edition Missing DLC
IGN / Posted 4 days ago
If you pre-ordered the Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain Collector's Edition for PlayStation 4, you'll find that your purchase will be lacking a few codes for some key DLC content. "Please be aware, the PS4 Collector's Edition of Metal Gear Solid... Read more
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FOX 11 Reno
NYPD to Disney and Marvel: Get Minnie Mouse and Spider-Man out of Times SquareNEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- New York's police chief is asking Disney and Marvel to c
NYPD to Disney and Marvel: Get Minnie Mouse and Spider-Man out of Times Square
FOX 11 Reno / Posted 4 days ago
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- New York's police chief is asking Disney and Marvel to crack down on the costumed hustlers of Times Square, but the companies aren't responding. Times Square is populated by a variety of rogue characters plying tourists for... Read more
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News 4 Reno
NYPD to Disney and Marvel: Get Minnie Mouse and Spider Man out of Times SquareNEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- New York's police chief is asking Disney and Marvel to c
NYPD to Disney and Marvel: Get Minnie Mouse and Spider Man out of Times Square
News 4 Reno / Posted 4 days ago
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- New York's police chief is asking Disney and Marvel to crack down on the costumed hustlers of Times Square, but the companies aren't responding. Times Square is populated by a variety of rogue characters plying tourists for... Read more
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Local 12 Cincinnati
ID theft alertsUpdated: Fri, Aug 28 2015, 09:02 PM CINCINNATI (Howard Ain) -- A stupid mistak
ID theft alerts
Local 12 Cincinnati / Posted 4 days ago
Updated: Fri, Aug 28 2015, 09:02 PM CINCINNATI (Howard Ain) -- A stupid mistake at a toy store brings down a sophisticated identity theft ring. Dozens of victims had their accounts compromised by an identity theft ring. Fortunately, one of the... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Boil water notice in Websterville after major mechanical issue at plantFriday marks four years since Tropical Storm Irene hit VermontFriday marks four
Boil water notice in Websterville after major mechanical issue at plant
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 5 days ago
Friday marks four years since Tropical Storm Irene hit VermontFriday marks four years since Tropical Storm Irene hit Vermont Friday marks a somber anniversary in Vermont. Four years ago, Tropical Storm Irene hit the Green Mountains. Friday marks a... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Rumblings: Urban Meyer’s words indicate he thinks highly of Ohio State football teamBob Hunter commentary | Bob Hunter Commentary Beyond the playful give-and-ta
Rumblings: Urban Meyer’s words indicate he thinks highly of Ohio State football team
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
Bob Hunter commentary | Bob Hunter Commentary Beyond the playful give-and-take conversations between Cardale Jones and J.T. Barrett, and Jones and Tyvis Powell,... Read more
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The Star
Top foreign and local stories at 3pmEnergy Brent crude was up 1.05% to US$48.06per barrel at 2.267pm Forex Ringgit
Top foreign and local stories at 3pm
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
Energy Brent crude was up 1.05% to US$48.06per barrel at 2.267pm Forex Ringgit was up 0.89% to 4.1940 versus the US dollar at 2.50pm. Top foreign newsChina jitters, globalisation bode ill for Fed's inflation goal: Wild swings in world financial... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US retailers prod China for lower prices after devaluationCHICAGO: U.S. retailers including Toys R Us are starting to negotiate with thei
US retailers prod China for lower prices after devaluation
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
CHICAGO: U.S. retailers including Toys R Us are starting to negotiate with their Chinese suppliers to take advantage of lower manufacturing costs after China devalued the yuan, with many saying they want to be ready if currencies in China and other... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. retailers prod China for lower prices after devaluationWomen make their way though Times Square with bags of purchases from Toys R Us
U.S. retailers prod China for lower prices after devaluation
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
Women make their way though Times Square with bags of purchases from Toys R Us in New York November 27, 2014. CHICAGO U.S. retailers including Toys R Us are starting to negotiate with their Chinese suppliers to take advantage of lower manufacturing... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
New businesses filling vacant spaces along Dixie HighwayLOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A lot of vacant retail space on Dixie Highway has the c
New businesses filling vacant spaces along Dixie Highway
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A lot of vacant retail space on Dixie Highway has the community wondering what is next to come. Communities in Shively, Pleasure Ridge Park and Valley Station will soon have new businesses, and Councilman Rick Blackwell,... Read more
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Strathmore Standard
Summer reading funThe children of Strathmore went on many adventures over the summer months. Or a
Summer reading fun
Strathmore Standard / Posted 5 days ago
The children of Strathmore went on many adventures over the summer months. Or at least the books they read took them on different adventures. On August 21, the Strathmore Municipal Library hosted their annual end of the summer reading program... Read more
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ABC News
Christmas in August: Walmart to Launch Layaway PlanWith Labor Day more than a week away, the world's largest retailer is scheduled
Christmas in August: Walmart to Launch Layaway Plan
ABC News / Posted 5 days ago
With Labor Day more than a week away, the world's largest retailer is scheduled to launch its holiday season layaway plan four months before Dec. 25. "Toy Week and the kick-off of our layaway program is about being there for those customers who are... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Tips help Williston police ID shoplifting suspectsPolice in Williston say tips from the public helped them identify a pair of sho
Tips help Williston police ID shoplifting suspects
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 5 days ago
Police in Williston say tips from the public helped them identify a pair of shoplifting suspects who made off with a haul of items from Toys R Us. Surveillance cameras captured video of the suspects in the store near Taft Corners Aug. 13. Police... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
First battle in holiday toy wars: the Star Wars campaignsThe nation's three biggest toy sellers are counting on light sabers, Jedis and
First battle in holiday toy wars: the Star Wars campaigns
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 days ago
The nation's three biggest toy sellers are counting on light sabers, Jedis and galactic storm troopers as they prepare to launch a particularly intense holiday sales battle this year. Walmart, Target and Wayne-based Toys "R" Us all will launch... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Sydney to lead Force Awakens live toy eventThe Force is strong with these toys. Star Wars fans in Sydney will kick off a
Sydney to lead Force Awakens live toy event
Sky News Australia / Posted 6 days ago
The Force is strong with these toys. Star Wars fans in Sydney will kick off a worldwide event to launch a new range of toys for upcoming film The Force Awakens. The September 3 event, which will be livestreamed on YouTube, will cover 15 cities in... Read more
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NJ Biz
Top 100 Privately Held Companies, Nos. 50-150. Foremost Groups Inc.; $166 million Bathroom, kitchen and commercial furnis
Top 100 Privately Held Companies, Nos. 50-1
NJ Biz / Posted 6 days ago
50. Foremost Groups Inc.; $166 million Bathroom, kitchen and commercial furnishings and fixtures, East Hanover 49. Doherty Enterprises Inc; $174 million Restaurant/pub, Allendale 48. Datapipe Inc.; $176 million IT services, Jersey City 47. SOS... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Disney using the force of unboxing videos to hype Star Wars merchandiseLong ago in a galaxy not so far away, selling toys was a lot simpler. Put a com
Disney using the force of unboxing videos to hype Star Wars merchandise
The Fremont Argus / Posted 6 days ago
Long ago in a galaxy not so far away, selling toys was a lot simpler. Put a commercial on TV. Lure shoppers to Toys R Us. Today, it's not so easy to attract the attention of digital-savvy kids and their parents, who are watching less television and... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Disney using the force of unboxing videos to hype Star Wars merchandiseLong ago in a galaxy not so far away, selling toys was a lot simpler. Put a com
Disney using the force of unboxing videos to hype Star Wars merchandise
Silicon Valley / Posted 6 days ago
Long ago in a galaxy not so far away, selling toys was a lot simpler. Put a commercial on TV. Lure shoppers to Toys R Us. Today, it's not so easy to attract the attention of digital-savvy kids and their parents, who are watching less television and... Read more
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KSHB-TV Kansas City
Store scans your driver's license: What do they learn?With so many store security breaches the past two years, many of us are careful
Store scans your driver's license: What do they learn?
KSHB-TV Kansas City / Posted 6 days ago
With so many store security breaches the past two years, many of us are careful how much information we share with retailers. But more and more stores are now scanning our driver's license, especially if you want to return anything. What are they... Read more
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News.com.au
10 Melbourne shops gone but not forgotten Ken Bruce has gone completely mad THERE is no shortage of shops in Melbourne
10 Melbourne shops gone but not forgotten
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
Ken Bruce has gone completely mad THERE is no shortage of shops in Melbourne, and everyone has their favourites. But some of our best loved have sadly disappeared or changed for good over the years. From... Read more
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The Irish Times
Battle stations for Disney as ‘Star Wars’ toys ready to blast off Merchandise from new instalment of the space epic to be unveiled shortly Luke
Battle stations for Disney as ‘Star Wars’ toys ready to blast off
The Irish Times / Posted 6 days ago
Merchandise from new instalment of the space epic to be unveiled shortly Luke Skywalker. Disney is set to release new Star Wars merchandise shortly. For Star Wars fans, Christmas is... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Disney using the force of unboxing videos to hype Star Wars merchandiseLong ago in a galaxy not so far away, selling toys was a lot simpler. Put a com
Disney using the force of unboxing videos to hype Star Wars merchandise
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Long ago in a galaxy not so far away, selling toys was a lot simpler. Put a commercial on TV. Lure shoppers to Toys R Us. Today, it's not so easy to attract the attention of digital-savvy kids and their parents, who are watching less television and... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Land next to Burger King at Copdock to be sold off for developmentLand next to Burger King is for sale Tesco, Mothercare and Toys R Us could soo
Land next to Burger King at Copdock to be sold off for development
Ipswich Star / Posted 6 days ago
Land next to Burger King is for sale Tesco, Mothercare and Toys R Us could soon a new neighbour at Copdock Mill To send a link to this page to a friend, you must be logged... Read more
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Providence Business News
Disney aims Nerf crossbows in global push for ‘Star Wars’ toysLOS ANGELES - For “Star Wars” fans, Christmas is coming early this year: on Sep
Disney aims Nerf crossbows in global push for ‘Star Wars’ toys
Providence Business News / Posted 7 days ago
LOS ANGELES - For “Star Wars” fans, Christmas is coming early this year: on Sept. 4, when the toys tied to Walt Disney Co.’s first film in the space-adventure series go on sale. Three months before “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” opens in theaters,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Britney Spears shows off her toned legs in white hot pants paired with a clingy pink vest as she runs errands Her Las Vegas residency ha
Britney Spears shows off her toned legs in white hot pants
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
paired with a clingy pink vest as she runs errands Her Las Vegas residency has seen her flaunt her figure in all variety of show-stopping outfits. But Britney Spears embraced the... Read more
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WA Today
Disney aims nerf crossbows in global push for 'Star Wars' toysDarth Vader stands amongst other Star-Wars figures on display in the Hasbro sho
Disney aims nerf crossbows in global push for 'Star Wars' toys
WA Today / Posted 7 days ago
Darth Vader stands amongst other Star-Wars figures on display in the Hasbro showroom during the International Toy Fair. Photo: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News. For "Star Wars" fans, Christmas is coming early this year: on September 4, when the toys... Read more
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The Age
Disney aims nerf crossbows in global push for 'Star Wars' toysDarth Vader stands amongst other Star-Wars figures on display in the Hasbro sho
Disney aims nerf crossbows in global push for 'Star Wars' toys
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
Darth Vader stands amongst other Star-Wars figures on display in the Hasbro showroom during the International Toy Fair. Photo: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News. For "Star Wars" fans, Christmas is coming early this year: on September 4, when the toys... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Disney aims nerf crossbows in global push for 'Star Wars' toysDarth Vader stands amongst other Star-Wars figures on display in the Hasbro sho
Disney aims nerf crossbows in global push for 'Star Wars' toys
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Darth Vader stands amongst other Star-Wars figures on display in the Hasbro showroom during the International Toy Fair. Photo: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News. For "Star Wars" fans, Christmas is coming early this year: on September 4, when the toys... Read more
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Canberra Times
Disney aims nerf crossbows in global push for 'Star Wars' toysDarth Vader stands amongst other Star-Wars figures on display in the Hasbro sho
Disney aims nerf crossbows in global push for 'Star Wars' toys
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
Darth Vader stands amongst other Star-Wars figures on display in the Hasbro showroom during the International Toy Fair. Photo: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News. For "Star Wars" fans, Christmas is coming early this year: on September 4, when the toys... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Disney aims nerf crossbows in global push for 'Star Wars' toysDarth Vader stands amongst other Star-Wars figures on display in the Hasbro sho
Disney aims nerf crossbows in global push for 'Star Wars' toys
Brisbane Times / Posted 7 days ago
Darth Vader stands amongst other Star-Wars figures on display in the Hasbro showroom during the International Toy Fair. Photo: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News. For "Star Wars" fans, Christmas is coming early this year: on September 4, when the toys... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Disney using the force of unboxing videos to hype Star Wars merchandiseLong ago in a galaxy not so far away, selling toys was a lot simpler. Put a com
Disney using the force of unboxing videos to hype Star Wars merchandise
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 days ago
Long ago in a galaxy not so far away, selling toys was a lot simpler. Put a commercial on TV. Lure shoppers to Toys R Us. Today, it's not so easy to attract the attention of digital-savvy kids and their parents, who are watching less television and... Read more
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The Irish Times
Toys R Us leases shops in Dublin and Limerick Store takes over vacant retail spaces at Westend Retail Park and Parkway Reta
Toys R Us leases shops in Dublin and Limerick
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
Store takes over vacant retail spaces at Westend Retail Park and Parkway Retail Park Toys R Us plans to open 10 outlets in Ireland The Irish property investment company, Green REIT, yesterday announced... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Topless women draw ire in Times SquareHow do you solve a problem like Elmo? Or, for that matter, of a body-painted to
Topless women draw ire in Times Square
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 7 days ago
How do you solve a problem like Elmo? Or, for that matter, of a body-painted topless woman? A task force created by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and police is attempting to answer those questions. Over the past few years, New York's famed... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Topless women draw ire in Times SquareHow do you solve a problem like Elmo? Or, for that matter, of a body-painted to
Topless women draw ire in Times Square
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
How do you solve a problem like Elmo? Or, for that matter, of a body-painted topless woman? A task force created by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and police is attempting to answer those questions. Over the past few years, New York's famed... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Topless women draw ire in Times SquareHow do you solve a problem like Elmo? Or, for that matter, of a body-painted to
Topless women draw ire in Times Square
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 7 days ago
How do you solve a problem like Elmo? Or, for that matter, of a body-painted topless woman? A task force created by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and police is attempting to answer those questions. Over the past few years, New York's famed... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Topless women draw ire in Times SquareHow do you solve a problem like Elmo? Or, for that matter, of a body-painted to
Topless women draw ire in Times Square
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 7 days ago
How do you solve a problem like Elmo? Or, for that matter, of a body-painted topless woman? A task force created by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and police is attempting to answer those questions. Over the past few years, New York's famed... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Topless women draw ire in Times SquareHow do you solve a problem like Elmo? Or, for that matter, of a body-painted to
Topless women draw ire in Times Square
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 7 days ago
How do you solve a problem like Elmo? Or, for that matter, of a body-painted topless woman? A task force created by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and police is attempting to answer those questions. Over the past few years, New York's famed... Read more
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