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Amazon partners with luxury clothing merchant in ‘click and collect’ model

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 23:00

Amazon is teaming up with luxury clothing merchant Moda Operandi to create a seamless shopping experience that starts at Moda’s Web store and finishes at its New York or London emporiums, with customers using their Amazon accounts to order, pay and more.
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Millennials want to buy a home, but costs a shock

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 23:00

Millennials in about half of large metropolitan areas are underestimating how much they’ll need for a down payment on their first home and are not saving at a fast enough pace.
Categories: Sports Center

AmazonBasics house brand flatters competitors, but they’re not fans

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 23:00

From pencils to patio heaters, dog cages to office chairs, Amazon’s house brand is part of a private-label juggernaut that utilizes the company’s treasure trove of data to spot opportunities to compete with merchants that sell through the site.
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Consolidating portfolio should be an easy task

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 23:00

In most cases, investors can simplify their lives by dumping funds and consolidating holdings into a small number of high-conviction picks, eliminating portfolio overlap and streamlining their choices
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Money & Markets weekly review

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 23:00

A weekly roundup of stock market data

FundTracker

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 23:00

Weekly spotlight on mutual funds

Microsoft reinforces its core business of software

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 23:00

With the technology pendulum now firmly in software rather than hardware, Microsoft affirms that its future lies in its software roots.

25-year wait for Sound Transit to finish light rail? Here’s why

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 23:00

To complete such an ambitious light-rail project, it would take years for Sound Transit to collect the taxes, absorb citizen demands and deal with engineering challenges.

Seahawks’ recent NFL drafts fail to measure up to wildly successful early years under John Schneider, Pete Carroll

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 23:00

As the Seahawks gear up for another draft — the seventh of the Carroll-Schneider era — here are three thoughts about where they’ve been and where they need to go.

Seattle’s growing pains have many root causes

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 23:00

The challenges of this boom can’t be reduced to a simple morality play. Powerful outside forces and trends are some of the biggest drivers of the transformation we’re witnessing.

Amazon partners with luxury clothing merchant in ‘click and collect’ model

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 23:00

Amazon is teaming up with luxury clothing merchant Moda Operandi to create a seamless shopping experience that starts at Moda’s Web store and finishes at its New York or London emporiums, with customers using their Amazon accounts to order, pay and more.

Millennials want to buy a home, but costs a shock

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 23:00

Millennials in about half of large metropolitan areas are underestimating how much they’ll need for a down payment on their first home and are not saving at a fast enough pace.

AmazonBasics house brand flatters competitors, but they’re not fans

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 23:00

From pencils to patio heaters, dog cages to office chairs, Amazon’s house brand is part of a private-label juggernaut that utilizes the company’s treasure trove of data to spot opportunities to compete with merchants that sell through the site.

Consolidating portfolio should be an easy task

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 23:00

In most cases, investors can simplify their lives by dumping funds and consolidating holdings into a small number of high-conviction picks, eliminating portfolio overlap and streamlining their choices

Yolanda Adams Morning Show comes to an End

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 22:50

Yolanda Adams Morning Show comes to an EndReach Media, the syndication arm of Radio One, has decided to end "The Yolanda Adams Morning Show" after more than nine years.


Yolanda Adams Morning Show comes to an End

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 22:50

Yolanda Adams Morning Show comes to an EndReach Media, the syndication arm of Radio One, has decided to end "The Yolanda Adams Morning Show" after more than nine years.


Judge: Building owner can charge rent based on gold prices

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 22:49

A woman enters the downtown Commerce Building on Thursday, April 21, 2016, in Columbus Ohio. A federal judge ruled in March that property owners can collect rent for the building based on the price of gold as part of a century-old agreement. The decision means rent could jump from $6,000 annually to nearly $350,000. (AP Photo/Andrew Welsh-Huggins)COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A downtown office building is worth its weight in gold, according to a federal judge who upheld a nearly century-old lease that tied rent to the current price of the metal.


Donald Trump expected to campaign in Washington state - MyNorthwest.com

Washington State News Wire - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 22:41

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Donald Trump expected to campaign in Washington state
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Donald Trump is expected to be campaigning in Washington state in early May ahead of the state's primary. The specifics of his campaign have not been released, KIRO 7 reports. A reporter for The Columbian posted a video to her Twitter account of Donald ...
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Bangladesh professor hacked to death

BBC World News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 22:23
A professor in western Bangladesh is hacked to death on his way to work, in an attack police say is similar to the killings of a number of secular bloggers.
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Fish hatchery hit with flood-borne 'rock snot' to reopen

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 22:21
BETHEL, Vt. (AP) — Almost five years after raging flood waters heavily damaged the White River National Fish Hatchery in the Vermont town of Bethel, contaminating tens of thousands of surviving trout and salmon with an invasive algae known as rock snot, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is ready to start raising fish there again.