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Amazon is running into new problems as it builds more brick-and-mortar stores
Landlords are no stranger to the 'retail apocalypse' and could try to keep out Amazon if other business get antsy it could steal their business. Target recently required its landlords to prohibit package pickup centers in its stores Amazon's takeover of Whole Foods stunned many brick-and-mortar retailers, which feared that merging Amazon's e-commerce ecosystem with hundreds of physical stores could render traditional supermarkets and superstores obsolete. Amazon already slashed prices at Whole Foods, started selling Echo speakers instores, and plans to add pickup lockers to some locations and Whole Foods products to Prime Now, its two-hour delivery program.

Nov 7, 2017 11:49PM - Business Insider (
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Medicaid Chief Suggests Feds Are Willing Now To Approve Work Requirements
The Trump administration signaled Tuesday that it would allow states to impose work requirements on some adult Medicaid enrollees, a long-sought goal for conservatives that is strongly opposed by Democrats and advocates for the poor. Such a decision would be a major departure from federal policy. President Barack Obamas administration ruled repeatedly that work requirements were inconsistent with Medicaids mission of providing medical assistance to low-income people.

Nov 7, 2017 2:49PM - Kaiser Health News (
Couple Wishes Granddaughter A Good Day At Work In The Most Adorable Way
It makes me smiles every day seeing them do this for me.

Oct 25, 2017 12:08PM - Good News
Todays election day and in addition to voting, NCDD Sponsor the Jefferson Center recently shared this piecewritten by Annie Pottorff to encourage people to further stretch their civic muscles and get involved with deliberative democracy. We recommend you check out this list theyve compiled [complete with entertaining GIFs!] and find the ways that work for you to tap deeper into deliberative democracy. You can read the post below or find the original version on the Jefferson Centers blog here.
Nov 7, 2017 2:00PM - Public Policy Debate
Gravitational waves ripples in the fabric of space-time are a big deal in the world of science. Here's a video that helps explain how they work.
Nov 7, 2017 8:54PM - NPR-Space
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We visited the Woodloch Pines Resort in the Poconos area of Pennsylvania and share how it's a fun all-weather resort for families with kids of all ages.
Oct 30, 2017 2:40PM - Alpha Mom Advice
People who have Type-1 diabetes would love to be free of insulin injections and pumps. Researchers in San Francisco are now testing in animals an implantable pouch of living, insulin-releasing cells.
Nov 6, 2017 9:16PM - Children's Health
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Nov 7, 2017 11:12PM - Weddings
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When it comes to virtual reality, were in a classic tech-industry moment: lots of chatter but seemingly little movement. We hear future-focused cheerleading from all corners about VRs incredible potential, yet the 6.3 million headsetsshipped last yearis hardly cause for a ticker-tape parade.
Nov 5, 2017 7:01PM - TechCrunch (
Joseph Coughlin, the director of the AgeLab at MIT and author of "The Longevity Economy,' makes it clear it's time to change the definition of "old.
Nov 7, 2017 5:59PM - Socially Aware Business
Brad Harris, best known for his work in sword-and-sandal movies, died Tuesday. He was 84. The actor and stuntman worked in Europe for majority of his career, appearing in over 50 spy films and spaghetti Westerns in the 1960s, including The Fury of Hercules, Pirates of the Mississippi, Black Eagle of Santa Fe, Kiss, Kiss, Kill, Kill, Spy Today, Die Tomorrow, Death Trip, The Mad Butcher and Supermen.
Nov 8, 2017 2:35AM - Variety (
Mr. Hallberg, the American Ballet Theater principal and paragon of classical style, has a new memoir about life, dancing and returning from an injury.
Nov 7, 2017 10:14PM - NYTimes - Arts & Entertainment
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Impress your guests with these Skirt Steak Appetizers served over a fresh Bell Pepper Relish! As humans, our most important and complex concepts exist purely because we say they do. Virtue, morality, tradition, and honor are purely constructs of our over-evolved minds, as if plucked from the ether of the cosmos and applied as invisible barriers within our minds to order and shape our societies. Elegance, too, fits that description.
Nov 6, 2017 3:56PM - Living The Gourmet (
The final six Challenge competitors have crossed the finish line and the race is complete. But which man and woman are the big winners, thus earning $450,000 each? Thanks to TJ Lavin, we have no idea. On tonights big finale, Jordan, Derrick and CT continued to battle through Argentinian ruins (and among a pack of.
Nov 8, 2017 4:00AM - MTV
This luxury safari in Africa is what travel dreams are made of Serengeti National Park is the most popular park in Tanzania. It's home to Africa's big five elephants, rhinos, buffalo, leopards and lions and a place where travelers' bucket-list dreams are fulfilled..
Nov 7, 2017 12:00AM - Best Travel Destinations
Protecting the United States leadership in innovation is a priority Americans can agree upon. As political discussions on
Nov 1, 2017 4:10AM - Small Business Advice
IO Interactive is launching the GOTY Edition of its 2016 Hitman action adventure today, and the independent studio is using this as an opportunity to update fans on the state of franchise. IO left Square Enix this past summer after the publisher announced plans to sell the studio. Now out on its own, IO wants fans to know that more Hitman is on the way.
Nov 7, 2017 8:32PM - VentureBeat (
Amazon Web Services has announced the availability of five new encryption and security features for the Amazon S3 cloud storage service. These include: Default object encryption; Permission Checks; Cross-Region Replication Access Control List Overwrite; Cross-Region Replication with AWS Key Management Service; and A detailed inventory report that can be encrypted, and that includes the encryption status of each object. The Default Encryption option makes it possible to mandate that all objects in a bucket must be stored in encrypted form by installing a bucket encryption configuration.
Nov 7, 2017 11:45AM - Help Net Security (
The first sentence of this article about Twitter was written in 140 characters, so we can show what has long been the top length of a tweet. But Twitter is making a change to the form of a tweet. On Tuesday, the company said nearly all of its 330 million users would now be able to tweet with 280 characters, the exact total in this paragraph.
Nov 7, 2017 9:02PM - (
Remember all the times you snickered when some TV character zoomed in on a photo and said Enhance! turning a blurred mess into a highly detailed, razor-sharp image? Now theres a systeman artificial intelligence-powered image-scaling program called EnhanceNetthat will make that film trope impossible to laugh at, because its now a technological reality. Just look at the images above. Theyre not fake.
Nov 6, 2017 6:12PM - Co.Design (
Depending on who you ask, the Marvel Cinematic Universes Asgardians are either actual gods who periodically descend from the heavens, or merely a race of super long-lived, technologically-advanced aliens. Either way, Thor: Ragnarok has a fair amount of proper magic thanks to a brief Doctor Strange cameo. If youve seen all the Ragnarok trailers, then you know by now that the Odinson crosses paths with Doctor Strange during the film, and the two men discuss how Strange has sensed an important shift in the trajectory of Thors future.
Nov 7, 2017 10:07PM - io9 (
Will Hazell A former diplomat-turned-teacher says her training in 'crisis response' comes in handy in the classroom This weekend, teachers across the country will be preparing to return to school after the October half term. For many of them, stepping back into the classroom will be second nature by now. But spare a thought for 46 very green trainees who will be doing it for the first time no doubt with some trepidation.
Oct 27, 2017 5:02PM - Tes (
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Here's Phoebe Philo's resort 2018 collection for Cline.
Nov 1, 2017 5:16PM - Fashion Shows
New research bolsters the belief that spending time outdoors can contribute to happiness. In fact, if people simply take time to notice the nature around them, it will increase their general happiness and well-being, said Holli-Anne Passmore, a Ph.D.
Nov 4, 2017 12:53PM - (
Allahu akbar is a phrase said by Muslims in prayers and greetings, but has also been yelled by terrorists. Scott Simon speaks with playwright Wajahat Ali about his op-ed, "I Want 'Allahu Akbar' Back.
Nov 4, 2017 12:13PM - NPR-Religion
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