For this week’s look at the best and strangest of Airbnb, we focus on extreme budget accommodations. … More » Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week
From a petite waterfront property in Maple … More » What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week — Nov. 3 edition
Writing an email isn’t so hard, but figuring out how to sign off can be a real challenge.
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Comedian and star of “Community” Ken Jeong has purchased a home in Calabasas, Calif., for $3.95 million.
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd <005930.KS> is sending fireproof boxes and protective … More » Samsung's latest invention: a fireproof box for Note 7 returns
U.S. photo-sharing app Snapchat has chosen Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs Group … More » Snapchat picks Morgan Stanley, Goldman to lead IPO: sources
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The online retailer today launched a service offering tens of millions of songs you … More » Amazon Music Unlimited undercuts Spotify & Apple Music in the streaming music war
In what has to be the best collaboration between equity researchers and a teenage fashion magazine, Goldman Sachs has joined forces with Teen Vogue … More » The 20 brands young women want most
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The young and exciting smartwatch field may finally have its breakthrough device.
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Consumer Reports’ Get It or Forget It series continues with a visit to the Home Depot. More » Home Depot: What you should (and should never) buy
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Zendaya is many things—actress, singer, dancer—and now she’s also a fashion designer, thanks to the release … More » Zendaya’s New Clothing Line Is Here, And We LOVE What We See
Now that Halloween is over and November has officially started, it’s safe to say that the holidays are … More » All Of Our Favorite Starbucks Holiday Lattes Are Back
Sears Holdings has been exploring alternatives — including partnerships for its Kenmore, Craftsman and … More » Eddie Lampert proposes to buy further stake in Sears Hometown
Wal-Mart and lawyers for Jacqueline Cote, the worker who filed the 2015 lawsuit in federal court in Boston, … More » Wal-Mart to settle U.S. lawsuit over benefits for same-sex spouses
Authorities say two of the three people killed when a pickup truck crashed into an Iowa Wal-Mart store … More » 2 employees, 1 shopper killed when truck hit Wal-Mart store
An unannounced Radeon RX 490 graphics card is now listed on an online retail site with a launch window … More » The Radeon RX 490 is listed on an online retailer, and could be revealed soon
We don’t know how anyone survives without a daily dose of java but this year, Starbucks has truly outdone … More » This Starbucks card costs $200 *just* to purchase — but it’s soo pretty
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On Friday, shares of Ascena Retail Group Inc. (ASNA) are soaring, up around 21% in midday trading after … More » Why is Ascena Retail (ASNA) Soaring 21% Today?
Starbucks executives Schultz and Johnson sat down in their first TV interview since the coffee giant … More » Read the full interview with outgoing Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz and incoming CEO Kevin Johnson
Starbucks customers have been enjoying the 2016 holiday cups for nearly a month now – and the coffee … More » Surprise wintery beverage debuts at Starbucks today
Authorities in Pella, Iowa are calling it a tragic accident. More » 3 Killed, 2 Injured When Pickup Truck Barrels Through Walmart Entrance into Produce Section
Just in case you don't have enough Kylie Jenner in your life, you'll now be able to dress like … More » Want To Dress Like Kylie? Check Out The Clothing She'll Be Selling In Her New Shop
Starting today Starbucks, fans can pick up the latest treat, the Snickerdoodle Hot Cocoa:... More » Starbucks' new Snickerdoodle Hot Cocoa arrives along with a major pivot
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazilian labor authorities on Friday called local McDonald's Corp representatives … More » Brazil court calls McDonald's to hearing for alleged labor violations
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Steven Mnuchin, who was nominated by Donald Trump as the next Treasury secretary, is stepping down from … More » Incoming Treasury Sec. Mnuchin steps down from Sears board
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The fatal shootout escalated from an argument between two men. More » New Orleans' Businesses Fear Latest Mass Shooting Will Hurt Tourism
The travel advisory will remain in place until Feb. 20, 2017, according to the State Department. More » State Department Issues Travel Alert For Europe
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For Canada’s smallest province, tourism is an important economic driver, adding over 7,700 direct jobs … More » Tourism is booming in Canada, especially from the U.S.
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In St. Lucia, you have the flora, not the fauna, the gorgeous coastline but not the sandy shoals. You … More » Escaping to the warmth of St. Lucia
From a Mandarin version of “The Lion King” to the use of Chinese choreography, Disney says its new Shanghai … More » Get Your Mickey Mouse Mooncakes At Shanghai Disneyland
Disney’s huge new $5.5 billion Shanghai Disneyland aims to defy China’s slowdown and Beijing’s crackdown … More » Disney’s Great Leap Forward
Kensington, P.E.I.'s Santa Claus parade this Sunday is shorter and is taking a different route. Mayor … More » Kensington prevents Santa from holding up traffic
Move over renters: at least one member of the Victoria hotel industry is joining the chorus of complaints … More » Victoria hotelier calls for fair taxation of Airbnb rentals
After a banner year last season, ski resort operators across B.C. are hoping that the crowds that helped break … More » B.C. ski resorts hope for another record year on the slopes
More cruise ships and passengers will visit Charlottetown next year than ever before, says the port's … More » Ship shape: Charlottetown's 2017 cruise schedule busiest yet
Ski resorts in Alberta and eastern B.C. are either already open or have an opening day scheduled right … More » Let it snow! Alberta, B.C. ski resorts open, or opening soon
Judging by traffic alone, Canadians and Cuba go together like rum and lime in a daiquiri. "They feel … More » Cuba's beaches this winter — what to expect (not Americans)
The Tourism Industry Association (TIA) of the Yukon says so far it's been a good year — tourism operators … More » Lower gas prices, strong marketing, helping Yukon tourism
The national historic site at Cape Spear is looking more like a construction zone these days. Crews … More » Sprucing up Cape Spear: Photos show how work is going
A Virgin Atlantic pilot brought a plane down at the Goose Bay airport on Tuesday, following a "technical … More » Technical issue grounds Virgin Atlantic flight in Goose Bay