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7 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

Suisun break ground on Walmart

Suisun City on Thursday entered the bell lap of its eight-year quest to bring a Walmart to a field near Walters and Petersen roads.


Related Topix: Suisun City, CA

21 hrs ago |

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When it comes to race in America, the last thing IA d want is to be considered a coward.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Immigration Reform, Tornado, Natural Disasters

Wed Apr 23, 2014

RH Line calls printed April 24, 2014

"Now that the weather is getting nice, I've noticed more kids walking or riding bikes to Namaqua school.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Opinion

The Motley Fool

The Amazon Tax Problem: What Collecting Sales Tax Costs the Online Retail Giant

The study also showed that the effect is "more pronounced" for larger purchases and that Amazon's loss becomes a 2% increase in purchases at local brick-and-mortar retailers and a 19.8% increase in purchases at competing online retailers.


Related Topix: Marketing

Tue Apr 22, 2014

National Public Radio

Online Sales Taxes Shift Consumer Behavior, Study Shows

Congress is considering a bill called the Marketplace Fairness Act that would force many online sellers to collect sales taxes for the first time.



PANKs, pics and gimmicks: Lessons from PR boot camp

In the spirit of Hemingway, where "all are apprentices in a craft where no one ever becomes a master," many PR agencies recently sent their senior communicators to the Fourth Annual PR Agency Boot Camp, hosted by the Canadian Council of Public Relations Firms and the Canadian Public Relations Society.


Related Topix: Public Relations, Marketing

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Cape Cod Times

Cape Cod Commission and the battle of Cape Cod

To borrow from a union song Pete Seeger used to sing, in the battle of Cape Cod, which side are you on? The perennially embattled Cape Cod Commission makes a game attempt in its mission statement to be all things to all constituents.


The Hill

NLRB election hearing reveals right wing's true colors

Last week, the National Labor Relations Board held two days of hearings to allow public comment on its new election rules, which are designed to eliminate the worst cases of deliberate and unjustified pre-election delay.


Sid Salter: Amazon collects online sales taxes from Floridians

Online retail giant this month began collecting sales tax for online purchases made by Floridians.


Related Topix: Florida, Florida Government, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Mike Enzi, Opinion

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Detroit News

Is Land the answer in Michigan?

Robert Griffin, now 90, who rose to be second in the Republican U.S. Senate leadership, was defeated in 1978.


Related Topix: US News, Michigan, Michigan Government, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Georgetown University, Opinion

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Free prescription drug samples ultimately more expensive to consumers

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.


Related Topix: Medicine, Dermatology

The Motley Fool

3 Winners in Discount Retail: Costco, TJX, and

The retail business has become remarkably competitive lately, especially for companies operating in the low end of the pricing spectrum.


Related Topix: Amazon

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Is Wal-Mart the Welfare Queen of Corporate America?

The U.S. tax code and corporate America are infamously known as a duo surrounded by political rhetoric and controversy.


Related Topix: Retail, Wal Mart Stores

County zoning hearings scheduled for April 29

The years-long battle between Costco and a coalition of residents, civic associations and environmental groups over whether the retail giant can open a 16-pump gas station at Westfield Wheaton mall rages on.


Related Topix: Montgomery County, MD

The Motley Fool

The Power of Dividend Investing: Procter & Gamble, Apple, and Lowe's

Investing in dividend stocks can be one of the most simple and effective ways to achieve superior returns over time.


Related Topix: Procter and Gamble, Household Products, Financial Markets

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Bellevue Reporter

Bellevue makes final offer for Fourth Street properties

The Bellevue City Council put its best offer on the table Monday night to acquire contentious property rights needed to extend Northeast Fourth Street to 120th Avenue Northeast.


Related Topix: Bellevue, WA

Naples Daily News

New Fort Myers Beach park and ride approved

Sun worshippers looking to avoid driving in bridge traffic on the way to Fort Myers Beach will soon have a new place to park and hop on a LeeTran trolley.


Related Topix: Fort Myers Beach, FL, Lee County, FL

National Review Online

April 15, 2014

John Bolton's political action committees are pulling in big bucks. Together, the former United Nations ambassador's groups, a PAC and a Super PAC that will back candidates who share Bolton's belief in a muscular foreign policy, raised nearly $2 million since their launch in November, sources say.


Related Topix: Walter Jones, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives


Janney Ups Visa, MasterCard To Buy After Selloff

It's been a good week for Visa and MasterCard -two days in and they've enjoyed two rounds of upgrades .


Cape Cod Times

The Battle of Cape Cod

To borrow from a union song Pete Seeger used to sing, in the Battle of Cape Cod, which side are you on? The perennially embattled Cape Cod Commission makes a game attempt in its mission statement to be all things to all constituents.


Related Topix: Opinion