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Are You Missing Out By Shopping A Retailer's Mobile Site Instead Of Desktop?
Last year's holiday season was a hands-down winner for mobile shopping. Traffic and sales both hit all-time highs during Holiday 2017. In my own company's examination of retailers' eCommerce strategies (to be released August 25th), we found that 90% of ...

NBC New York

Case of Human Head Found in Shopping Cart in the Bronx Takes Unusual Turn
NBC New York
Police say the human head found inside a folding shopping cart in the Bronx belongs to a woman, not a man, and a man who knew the victim has been arrested and charged in connection with the grisly discovery, officials say. Police originally said the ...
Man arrested after woman's body is found in shopping cart in the BronxNew York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV
Bronx man who hid woman's body in shopping cart arrested, NYPD saysamNY
Man arrested after woman's remains found in shopping cartNews 12 Bronx (registration)

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CBS News

Human remains found dumped in shopping cart in NYC
CBS News
Two people who were collecting bottles reportedly found the remains in the city's Bronx borough, inside a cardboard box that was covered with a plastic bag and placed inside a folding shopping cart. The Medical Examiner will determine the man's ...
Cops trying to ID body found naked and stuffed into shopping cart in the BronxNew York Daily News
A Human Head in a Shopping Cart Was Found by Men Collecting CansTIME
Human Head Found in Box in Trash Bag in Shopping Cart in the BronxNBC New York
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Valley Roadrunner

Back-to-School Shopping Quiz and Reminder β€” Check Receipts!
Valley Roadrunner
It's back-to-school time again, which means that soon wallets will be stretched, credit and debit cards will be scanned and lots of money will be spent. The last thing anybody wants during shopping season is to be overcharged by faulty cash register ...

PBS NewsHour

Can online shopping absorb traditional retail workers? | PBS ...
PBS NewsHour
The growth of e-commerce continues to wreak havoc on traditional retail and its workforce, with 5300 store closings announced in the first half of 2017 and ...

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Chicago Tribune

The unlikely reason Americans are shopping at Target again
Chicago Tribune
In this Monday, June 27, 2016, photo, customers walk with their purchases from a Target store, in Methuen, Mass. Target Corp. reports earnings, Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017. (Elise Amendola / AP). Abha BhattaraiWashington Post. Shoppers are heading back ...
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Police: Truck driver shopping online on Thruway when truck hit car, killing car driver
The driver of this truck was shopping online when his truck crashed into the back of a Honda on the state Thruway on June 8, 2017 in Lancaster, according to State Police. The truck driver, Kristofer M. Gregorek, 27, of Ballston Spa, was charged Aug. 17 ...
Troopers: Trucker was shopping online before fatal Thruway collisionRochester Democrat and Chronicle
Trucker accused of shopping online before fatal crashWGRZ-TV
Troopers: Fatal crash caused by Ballston Spa driver shopping on cellphoneAlbany Times Union
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Woman banned from Fred Meyer for shopping with unleashed service dogs files lawsuit
A woman who suffers from fibromyalgia and degenerative disc disease says she took her two service dogs along when she went grocery shopping at a Fred Meyer in Warrenton and was told she needed to put the dogs on a leash or leave the store.

Co.Design (blog)

Be Careful, Shopping On Your Smartphone Influences What You Buy
Co.Design (blog)
Dr. Ying Zhu gives her bootstrapping grad students a piece of advice: β€œDon't look at chocolate ice cream on your phone.” The advice does sound a bit strange. But as an assistant professor at the University of British Columbia with a specialty in ...

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Editorial: Lesson from closing stores is to keep shopping locally
Longmont Times-Call
The loss of clothing retailers doesn't mean Longmont residents aren't buying clothing. They're just buying them somewhere else. Other brick-and-mortar, discount retailers have filled some of the gap. Online and out-of-town shopping have filled in the rest.

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