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Crain's New York Business
Fantasy-sports site moves into bigger Manhattan digsFanDuel will be moving to 300 Park Ave. South this fall. Fantasy-sports site F
Fantasy-sports site moves into bigger Manhattan digs
Crain's New York Business / Posted an hour ago
FanDuel will be moving to 300 Park Ave. South this fall. Fantasy-sports site FanDuel is more than quadrupling its office space in Manhattan. The site has signed a lease for 41,000 square feet at 300 Park Ave. South, according to The Real... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
New York's greatest design icons: from Macy's balloons to the Yankees logoMacy’s Thanksgiving Day balloons What is six storeys tall, nine metres wide an
New York's greatest design icons: from Macy's balloons to the Yankees logo
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 hours ago
Macy’s Thanksgiving Day balloons What is six storeys tall, nine metres wide and 18m long? Any kid at heart in New York City knows the answer: Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade balloons. Of the more than 50 on show each year, the largest, character... Read more
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Japan Today
Shake Shack to open 1st Tokyo location in Meiji-Jingu Gaien this winter ‹ Japan TodayShake Shack will open the first Tokyo Shack in Meiji-Jingu Gaien park. This Sha
Shake Shack to open 1st Tokyo location in Meiji-Jingu Gaien this winter ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 16 hours ago
Shake Shack will open the first Tokyo Shack in Meiji-Jingu Gaien park. This Shack, inspired by the first-ever Shake Shack in New York City’s Madison Square Park, is slated to open this winter where it will sit among the ginkgo trees on Icho Namiki... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Oldest survivor of San Francisco earthquake of 1906 diesPhoto: Courtesy Of The...
Oldest survivor of San Francisco earthquake of 1906 dies
Houston Chronicle / Posted 20 hours ago
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FierceTelecom
Comcast Business lights Gigabit Ethernet service for Hilton San Francisco Union SquareComcast Business (NASDAQ: CMCSA) has built out Ethernet services to the Hilton
Comcast Business lights Gigabit Ethernet service for Hilton San Francisco Union Square
FierceTelecom / Posted 21 hours ago
Comcast Business (NASDAQ: CMCSA) has built out Ethernet services to the Hilton San Francisco Union Square hotel, a win that illustrates the cable MSO's growing presence in the hospitality vertical. The hotel migrated off of two 500 Mbps circuits to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
How to honor those who died in 1906 earthquakeIt was 5:12 a.m. on April 18 when the earth heaved along the San Andreas Fault,
How to honor those who died in 1906 earthquake
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 hours ago
It was 5:12 a.m. on April 18 when the earth heaved along the San Andreas Fault, causing a violent convulsion that jarred San Francisco awake 109 years ago. On Saturday morning, residents will again wake up early — this time on their own accord — to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Oldest survivor of San Francisco earthquake of 1906 diesPhoto: Courtesy Of The...
Oldest survivor of San Francisco earthquake of 1906 dies
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 hours ago
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Stamford Advocate
Oldest survivor of San Francisco earthquake of 1906 diesPhoto: Courtesy Of The...
Oldest survivor of San Francisco earthquake of 1906 dies
Stamford Advocate / Posted 22 hours ago
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Connecticut Post
Oldest survivor of San Francisco earthquake of 1906 diesPhoto: Courtesy Of The...
Oldest survivor of San Francisco earthquake of 1906 dies
Connecticut Post / Posted 22 hours ago
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Reuters UK Edition
Uber drivers granted class action status in lawsuit over tipsThe Uber logo is seen on a vehicle near Union Square in San Francisco, Californ
Uber drivers granted class action status in lawsuit over tips
Reuters UK Edition / Posted yesterday
The Uber logo is seen on a vehicle near Union Square in San Francisco, California May 7, 2015. SAN FRANCISCO Uber drivers are entitled to class action status in litigation over whether they are independent contractors or employees, a U.S. judge said... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. judge gives Uber drivers class action statusThe Uber logo is seen on a vehicle near Union Square in San Francisco, Californ
U.S. judge gives Uber drivers class action status
Reuters / Posted yesterday
The Uber logo is seen on a vehicle near Union Square in San Francisco, California May 7, 2015. SAN FRANCISCO A U.S. judge said on Tuesday Uber drivers are entitled to class action status in litigation over whether they are independent contractors or... Read more
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Business Wire
Hajimemashite, Tokyo! Shake Shack® to Open First Tokyo Location in Meiji-Jingu Gaien This WinterNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(NYSE:SHAK)--From New York to Tokyo! Shake Shack®is
Hajimemashite, Tokyo! Shake Shack® to Open First Tokyo Location in Meiji-Jingu Gaien This Winter
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(NYSE:SHAK)--From New York to Tokyo! Shake Shack®is thrilled to announce it will open the first Tokyo Shack in the esteemed Meiji-Jingu Gaien park. This Shack, inspired by the first-ever Shake Shack in New York City’s... Read more
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TribLIVE
ModCloth gets physicalModCloth's first brick-and-mortar shop, near San Francisco's Union Square, is f
ModCloth gets physical
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
ModCloth's first brick-and-mortar shop, near San Francisco's Union Square, is filled with the whimsical tops and dresses shoppers have come to expect from the 13-year-old website started in a Carnegie Mellon University dorm room. The clothes inside... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
APL hosting adoption events throughout SeptemberSPRINGFIELD - Animal Protective League officials have announced several pet ado
APL hosting adoption events throughout September
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 2 days ago
SPRINGFIELD - Animal Protective League officials have announced several pet adoption event that will be held throughout the month of September. APL officials say all animals that are up for adoption have received all vaccinations, have been spayed... Read more
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Business Wire
macys.com Today Launches Exclusive Alliance with nineteenthamendment.com That Will Give Its Customers the Opportunity to Discover and Support Independent DesignersNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Macy’s (NYSE:M) today announced the launch of a coll
macys.com Today Launches Exclusive Alliance with nineteenthamendment.com That Will Give Its Customers the Opportunity to Discover and Support Independent Designers
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Macy’s (NYSE:M) today announced the launch of a collaboration with online fashion tech start-up company Nineteenth Amendment on macys.com. The exclusive partnership will expose Nineteenth Amendment’s stable of up-and-coming... Read more
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Quartz
Some of Brooklyn’s hippest restaurateurs rely on business tips from Goldman Sachs - Quartz Foodie culture may be easy to ridicule, but it demands more than j
Some of Brooklyn’s hippest restaurateurs rely on business tips from Goldman Sachs
Quartz / Posted 3 days ago
- Quartz Foodie culture may be easy to ridicule, but it demands more than just a... Read more
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Washington Post
Some roads closed around U.S. Capitol because of helicopter exercisesSome roads around the U.S. Capitol will be closed Monday and Tuesday during the
Some roads closed around U.S. Capitol because of helicopter exercises
Washington Post / Posted 3 days ago
Some roads around the U.S. Capitol will be closed Monday and Tuesday during the morning and evening rush hours as experts conduct helicopter exercises. The exercises involve using helicopters to practice medical evacuations, according to... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Entrepreneurs team up for back to school event: "To be a blessing to as many parents as we can"MILWAUKEE — School starts for most students in southeastern Wisconsin on Tuesda
Entrepreneurs team up for back to school event: "To be a blessing to as many parents as we can"
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 3 days ago
MILWAUKEE — School starts for most students in southeastern Wisconsin on Tuesday, September 1st, and on Sunday, August 30th, some local entrepreneurs stepped up in a big way for the kids — helping to get them ready to head back into the classroom as... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Discoveries: S.F.’s Tenderloin Museum presents neighborhood in perspectiveTake a walk down Eddy Street. Resist the urge to walk fast with head down. Take
Discoveries: S.F.’s Tenderloin Museum presents neighborhood in perspective
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
Take a walk down Eddy Street. Resist the urge to walk fast with head down. Take in the acute, sometimes acrid, sensory details of these city blocks, the beating, arrhythmic heart of the Tenderloin. Be vigilant and streetwise, but don’t succumb to... Read more
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JazzTimes Magazine
The Cult of the TelecasterThe high wall that stretches along the left side of the Guitar Center near Manh
The Cult of the Telecaster
JazzTimes Magazine / Posted 4 days ago
The high wall that stretches along the left side of the Guitar Center near Manhattan’s Union Square is an excellent place to survey the current market of mass-produced electric guitars. I do this on a semi-regular basis, because I love electric... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
To regulate or not to regulate? EU to launch study on UberThe Uber logo is seen on a vehicle near Union Square in San Francisco, Californ
To regulate or not to regulate? EU to launch study on Uber
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 5 days ago
The Uber logo is seen on a vehicle near Union Square in San Francisco, California May 7, 2015. Brussels The European Commission will launch a study in September of the ride-hailing app Uber in an effort to settle legal disputes that have pitched the... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
To regulate or not to regulate? EU to launch study on UberThe Uber logo is seen on a vehicle near Union Square in San Francisco, Californ
To regulate or not to regulate? EU to launch study on Uber
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 5 days ago
The Uber logo is seen on a vehicle near Union Square in San Francisco, California May 7, 2015. , Brussels - The European Commission will launch a study in September of the ride-hailing app Uber in an effort to settle legal disputes that have pitched... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Mobile technology spurs on-demand deliveries to consumers at homeBonnie McCurry just wants to relax after work. The 24-year old tech designer at
Mobile technology spurs on-demand deliveries to consumers at home
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Bonnie McCurry just wants to relax after work. The 24-year old tech designer at Under Armour might pick up groceries on her way to her Federal Hill home but then can avoid another stop for beer or wine by ordering on her iPhone using the Drizly app,... Read more
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Reuters
Uber hiring two security researchers to improve technologyThe Uber logo is seen on a vehicle near Union Square in San Francisco, Californ
Uber hiring two security researchers to improve technology
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
The Uber logo is seen on a vehicle near Union Square in San Francisco, California May 7, 2015. SAN FRANCISCO Private ride service Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] is hiring two top vehicle security researchers as it ramps up its work on technology... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Uber hiring two security researchers to improve technologyThe Uber logo is seen on a vehicle near Union Square in San Francisco, Californ
Uber hiring two security researchers to improve technology
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 5 days ago
The Uber logo is seen on a vehicle near Union Square in San Francisco, California May 7, 2015. SAN FRANCISCO Private ride service Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] is hiring two top vehicle security researchers as it ramps up its work on technology... Read more
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Denver Post
Denver's EPS Doublet makes off-the-wall ideas come to lifeBRECKENRIDGE — They are invisible, operating in darkness. But their work is una
Denver's EPS Doublet makes off-the-wall ideas come to life
Denver Post / Posted 5 days ago
BRECKENRIDGE — They are invisible, operating in darkness. But their work is unavoidable. "We are ghosts. We execute and disappear," said Grant Leasia, whose family owns Denver-based EPS Doublet. The company does more than design, build, install and... Read more
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Boston Globe
Green Line extension now to cost $900 million-plus, may be shorterBy Noah Bierman, Globe Staff The Green Line extension to Somerville and Medfor
Green Line extension now to cost $900 million-plus, may be shorter
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
By Noah Bierman, Globe Staff The Green Line extension to Somerville and Medford is getting more expensive and potentially shorter. Work on a $1.5 billion bus tunnel underneath Boston Common has been put on hold indefinitely. Seventeen highway... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston.com / News / Local / Mass. / $770m transit plans announcedState officials announced yesterday that Somerville's Union Square would get a
Boston.com / News / Local / Mass. / $770m transit plans announced
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
State officials announced yesterday that Somerville's Union Square would get a separate branch of the Green Line extension, adding $100 million to the cost of transit projects promised to offset the environmental impact of the Big Dig. The list of... Read more
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Boston Globe
The long, depressing history of Green Line extension cost increasesHere’s a quick look back at Green Line extension price points since 2005. $438
The long, depressing history of Green Line extension cost increases
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
Here’s a quick look back at Green Line extension price points since 2005. $438 million-$600 million According to a state report looking into the project, $438 million was the early projected cost of extending the Green Line to both Union Square in... Read more
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Washington Post
Grant Memorial gets a facelift as story of its tormented sculptor is retoldThe bronze face looks etched with worry, the brow creased, the eyes sunken from
Grant Memorial gets a facelift as story of its tormented sculptor is retold
Washington Post / Posted 6 days ago
The bronze face looks etched with worry, the brow creased, the eyes sunken from overwork. It is not the face of a soldier about to be trampled by charging cavalry horses. But that is how the sculptor, Henry Merwin Shrady, chose to depict himself in... Read more
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Business Wire
Jason Derulo Joins “Macy’s Presents Fashion’s Front Row” the Hottest Fashion and Music Spectacle During New York Fashion WeekNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Macy’s Presents Fashion’s Front Row adds internation
Jason Derulo Joins “Macy’s Presents Fashion’s Front Row” the Hottest Fashion and Music Spectacle During New York Fashion Week
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Macy’s Presents Fashion’s Front Row adds international superstar Jason Derulo to the fall season’s biggest fashion, dance and music event. Set to close out New York Fashion Week with a massive celebration, Macy’s Presents... Read more
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Salon.com
What some of the richest people in America say about the poor when they think no one is listeningThis article originally appeared on The photo shows a tiny blonde woman sittin
What some of the richest people in America say about the poor when they think no one is listening
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
This article originally appeared on The photo shows a tiny blonde woman sitting on the sidewalk in front of a newsstand, wearing combat boots and striped blue-and-white socks pulled over her ankles. A dog is sleeping beside her, partly obscuring a... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Lincoln Presidential Library Showcases White House PetsSPRINGFIELD – The Lincoln Presidential Library invites families and their pets
Lincoln Presidential Library Showcases White House Pets
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 7 days ago
SPRINGFIELD – The Lincoln Presidential Library invites families and their pets to show off their furry friends while learning about pets that have lived in the White House. This event includes a patriotic-themed pet parade with a prize package worth... Read more
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Boston Globe
These are the U.S. cities Bostonians come from — and move toSource: American Community Survey 2009-2013, via The Washington Post Source: A
These are the U.S. cities Bostonians come from — and move to
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
Source: American Community Survey 2009-2013, via The Washington Post Source: American Community Survey 2009-2013, via The Washington Post Whether you’re from Boston or not, there are annual events and activities that define the city and the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Home buyers along the Green Line extension aren’t happyRob Day bought a condo near Union Square in December, hoping to use the Green L
Home buyers along the Green Line extension aren’t happy
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
Rob Day bought a condo near Union Square in December, hoping to use the Green Line extension to Somerville and Medford to commute to his job in Boston. When he saw the news that the project may be delayed or cancelled due to higher-than-expected... Read more
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Boston Globe
Home buyers along the Green Line extension aren’t happyRob Day bought a condo near Union Square in December, banking on the Green Line
Home buyers along the Green Line extension aren’t happy
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
Rob Day bought a condo near Union Square in December, banking on the Green Line extension to Somerville and Medford to commute to his new job in Boston. When he saw the news that the project may be delayed or cancelled due to higher-than-expected... Read more
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Business Wire
This Fall, My Stylist@Macy’s Helps Shoppers Find the Perfect Look and Gift for Every OccasionNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This month, Macy’s (NYSE:M) is expanding the persona
This Fall, My Stylist@Macy’s Helps Shoppers Find the Perfect Look and Gift for Every Occasion
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This month, Macy’s (NYSE:M) is expanding the personal shopping experience with the launch of My Stylist@Macy’s, a free service at select Macy’s stores nationwide, dedicated to finding the perfect fashions for every customer... Read more
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DNA Info
Noah Hurowitz is a reporter/producer covering Midtown East, Murray Hill, Gramercy Park, an
Noah Hurowitz
DNA Info / Posted 8 days ago
is a reporter/producer covering Midtown East, Murray Hill, Gramercy Park, and Union Square. Noah worked as a reporter for The Brooklyn Paper before coming to DNAinfo New York, covering several beats spanning from... Read more
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The Express-Times
Progress is slow on Phillipsburg building wrecked by SUV last yearA Phillipsburg building wrecked last year when an SUV slammed into it is being
Progress is slow on Phillipsburg building wrecked by SUV last year
The Express-Times / Posted 8 days ago
A Phillipsburg building wrecked last year when an SUV slammed into it is being prepared for another winter without an occupant. Fences are up around 11 Union Square, and scaffolding is inside the structure, half of which is roofless. An SUV slammed... Read more
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Boston Globe
Who even ‘pahks the cah in Hahvahd Yahd?’Whether you’re from Boston or not, there are annual events and activities that
Who even ‘pahks the cah in Hahvahd Yahd?’
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
Whether you’re from Boston or not, there are annual events and activities that define the city and the surrounding area. So drop your R's, grab your iced regular from Dunk’s, and head to these quintessential Boston events that make this city... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Hilton Worldwide Opens First Focused Service Hotel in San FranciscoThe City by the Bay Diversifies Hotel Offerings with New Hampton Inn by Hilton
Hilton Worldwide Opens First Focused Service Hotel in San Francisco
Hospitality Net / Posted 9 days ago
The City by the Bay Diversifies Hotel Offerings with New Hampton Inn by Hilton Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) announced the opening of Hampton Inn by Hilton San Francisco... Read more
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Boston Herald
Green Line project could go $1B over budgetThe head of the newly formed MBTA control board said he has “deep reservations”
Green Line project could go $1B over budget
Boston Herald / Posted 9 days ago
The head of the newly formed MBTA control board said he has “deep reservations” about the survival of the state’s suddenly beleaguered Green Line expansion after officials revealed it could soar to $1 billion over budget. The news came as a blow to... Read more
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WBUR Boston
Ballooning Cost Throws Future Of Green Line Extension Into QuestionAn MBTA Green Line train enters Lechmere Station in Cambridge. The cost set by
Ballooning Cost Throws Future Of Green Line Extension Into Question
WBUR Boston / Posted 9 days ago
An MBTA Green Line train enters Lechmere Station in Cambridge. The cost set by the Green Line Extension contractor for the first three stations is more than double the amount state and federal transit officials recently estimated, officials revealed... Read more
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Boston Herald
Green Line extension $1B over budget, in danger of cancellationThe state’s Green Line extension project — long-heralded as key to development
Green Line extension $1B over budget, in danger of cancellation
Boston Herald / Posted 9 days ago
The state’s Green Line extension project — long-heralded as key to development in Cambridge, Somerville and Medford — is facing a “fundamental budget shortfall” of up to $1 billion and state officials say scrapping the project is on the... Read more
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Slate
Is It OK to Shop While Your Cart Is in Line at the Grocery Store?What to eat. What not to eat. The Six Rules of Line-Shopping at Trader Joe’sA
Is It OK to Shop While Your Cart Is in Line at the Grocery Store?
Slate / Posted 10 days ago
What to eat. What not to eat. The Six Rules of Line-Shopping at Trader Joe’sA philosophical and practical guide to reducing your time at the grocery store without infuriating everyone around you. If you live in a big city, and there’s a Trader... Read more
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Business Wire
Macy’s Hosts 10th Annual “Shop for a Cause” on Saturday, August 29 and Customers Save StorewideMIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Macy’s invites customers to participate in its 10th ann
Macy’s Hosts 10th Annual “Shop for a Cause” on Saturday, August 29 and Customers Save Storewide
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Macy’s invites customers to participate in its 10th annual national “Shop For A Cause” charity event on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015. Macy’s “Shop For A Cause” is a unique, one-day-only shopping event created to support local... Read more
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CNET
Tech money drives San Francisco building boom, pushes others outSAN FRANCISCO -- In 2013, Kathy Ko Chin looked at her business neighbors and sa
Tech money drives San Francisco building boom, pushes others out
CNET / Posted 10 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO -- In 2013, Kathy Ko Chin looked at her business neighbors and saw change. Entire floors were packing up into moving trucks around the medical building at 450 Sutter Street, a few blocks away from the city's downtown Union Square... Read more
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Boston Globe
Playboy thinks Boston is America’s sixth-sexiest cityWhether you’re from Boston or not, there are annual events and activities that
Playboy thinks Boston is America’s sixth-sexiest city
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
Whether you’re from Boston or not, there are annual events and activities that define the city and the surrounding area. So drop your R's, grab your iced regular from Dunk’s, and head to these quintessential Boston events that make this city... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Times Square pol would restrict topless women to special zonesThese ladies are raising eyebrows in City Hall. City Councilman Corey Johnson,
Times Square pol would restrict topless women to special zones
Crain's New York Business / Posted 12 days ago
These ladies are raising eyebrows in City Hall. City Councilman Corey Johnson, whose district includes Times Square, has a solution for the topless women who have outraged tabloids and spurred top officials into action. Rather than rip out the... Read more
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DNA Info
16 Lines Affected by Subway Service Changes This WeekendThe 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, A, C, D, E, F, L, N, Q and R are scheduled for service
16 Lines Affected by Subway Service Changes This Weekend
DNA Info / Posted 13 days ago
The 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, A, C, D, E, F, L, N, Q and R are scheduled for service changes this weekend. View Full Caption Make sure to tack some extra travel time onto your plans for weekend adventures. A total of 16 lines will have service changes... Read more
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