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  1. In NYC, an unusual task force fights home-as-hotel rentalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WSB-TV

    From an office by the Brooklyn Bridge, a specialized team of investigators tackles a fast-growing concern in the nation's biggest city: apartments being rented like hotel rooms. Building and fire inspectors, police, lawyers, city tax specialists and others combine door-knocking, digital sleuthing and even video surveillance in an uncommon approach to an issue bubbling up around the country.


  2. In NYC, an unusual task force fights home-as-hotel rentalsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | KMIR 6

    Smaltz, who is being pressured to move, is a permanent tenant in the building wher... . Fashion icon Audrey Smaltz stands outside the doorway of her rooftop penthouse at the Branson building, Tuesday, March 24, 2015, in New York.


  3. No way to cover up illegal violent hits from NHL's safety 'police'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    "Everybody knows what a good hit and a bad hit is," Hawks defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson said. "If you see a guy's back along the boards, you can't go in 100 percent and try to hit the guy.


  4. Top 10 hotels in the U.S.: TripadvisorRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Online travel site TripAdvisor culls through millions of reviews and opinions collected in a single year from travelers world-wide to compile its annual list of "Travelers' Choice" awards for hotels. The list takes into account the quality and quantity of traveler reviews and opinions and traveler ratings specific to each award category.


  5. Finch's Beer Company begins distribution in New YorkRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Finch's Beer Company is excited to announce that their brand will now be distributed in New York City boroughs and beyond through S.K.I. Beer. Finch's Beer Company is excited to announce that their brand will now be distributed in New York City boroughs and beyond through S.K.I. Beer.


  6. Collection of leading American businessman Jerome H. Stone to be offered at Sotheby'sRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Art Daily

    Sotheby's will present the collection of noted Chicago businessman and philanthropist, Jerome H. Stone. Assembled by Mr. Stone and his wife, Evelyn, predominantly in the 1950s and '60s, the collection offers important modern works by artists including Fernand Leger, Alberto Giacometti, Joan Miro, Juan Gris and Marc Chagall, among others, which will be offered across a series of auctions this spring.


  7. The Second City's 55th Anniversary Tour Stops in San Diego TonightRead the original story

    11 hrs ago |

    The Second City is known as the world's leading comedy theater and improvisational troupe, delighting audiences for more than five decades. Celebrating their 55th Anniversary this year, The Second City will be opening their vault to share some of their greatest comedy sketches created by the biggest comedic names in the industry.


  8. Midwest travel: Hyatt makes a splash with Shedd packageRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Daily Herald

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  9. City by City, Here's A Look at the Most Popular CocktailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WSJ Media and Advertising

    Love them or lambaste them, cocktails have seen a resurgence in popularity in recent years, as people drink less beer and more hard alcohol . People's choice in cocktails vary greatly and depend on the person, but does it depend on the city they live in? Sure.


  10. Is the Internet giving us all ADHD?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    You get into work. You're feeling productive. You've powered through approximately three emails/order forms/whatever qualifies as progress in your particular industry when -- BAM -- your best friend signs onto Gchat and sends you a video of a dachshund puppy getting pushed around in a tiny shopping cart.


  11. American to join United in grouping flights at O'HareRead the original story

    Thursday | Chicago Tribune

    Passengers wait to board a United Airlines flight March 3, 2015. United changed its flight schedules March 5 and American plans the same on Sunday.


  12. Michigan Avenue south of river coming into its ownRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    The building that housed a Walgreen's at 300 N. Michigan Ave., awaits a new tenant. David's Tea at 151 N. Michigan Ave. The location also houses Lids, Garrett Popcorn and Protein Bar.


  13. Amid lovely peonies, some worry about the future of the Macy's flower showRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Macy's flower show in Minneapolis is a beautiful backdrop for photos, but it's also good for close-ups as Grace Larsen, 13, of Orono can attest. Eileen Jaglo and Patty Hagen of Brooklyn Park have been attending the Macy's flower show since it was the Dayton's flower show in the 1960s.


  14. Streetscapes: Nicollet Mall makeover must honor street's past and presentRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Can Nicollet Mall's $50 million renovation meet its lofty goals? The answer lies in knowing what the Mall really is. Since the 1860s, Nicollet Avenue has been downtown's retail street.


  15. A.M. #74: ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Sports reporter Aaron Portzline has covered the Blue Jackets since they arrived in Columbus as an NHL expansion franchise in 2000-01. Follow him on Twitter: @aportzline Sports reporter Shawn Mitchell previously was on the Columbus Crew beat for six-plus years.


  16. 5 Fun (and Affordable) Family Spring Break VacationsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Fox News

    As I was driving through the snow and slush in Manhattan a couple weeks ago, I noticed a cryptic sign on the roof of the cab in the next lane. That's for sure, I thought.


  17. How Indiana's new anti-LGBT law puts the state and businesses in a bindRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Indiana Gov. Mike Pence may have put his state's growth at risk by signing a pro-discrimination law. The business community's response to an Indiana measure legalizing discrimination against LGBT persons in Indiana under the guise of religious "freedom" has been encouraging, even uplifting.


  18. Why one Ariz. state senator's mandatory church suggestion wouldn't flyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    A Constitutional law scholar at the University of North Carolina says of one Arizona State Senator's suggestion that church attendance be mandated: it "would be immediately struck down by any court as absolutely unconstitutional." During a televised committee debate Tuesday on a proposed concealed weapons bill, State Sen. Sylvia Allen, R-Snowflake , explained her theory that American needs a "moral rebirth" in order to keep people from feeling the need to carry a weapon.


  19. YouTube beauty superstars coming to the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

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  20. Adorable Couple Wins Top Honors In GayCities Kiss Photo Challenge-And A Trip To San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Queerty

    This photo submitted by Jim Williams and Zach Lamm is the winner of the annual GayCities Valentine's Kiss contest , sponsored by our friends at San Francisco Travel. The couple wins a trip to the city on the bay for a two-night stay at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis' 2,000-square-foot Presidential Suite-plus cocktails in the luxuriously remodeled View Lounge.