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Women say sexual misconduct common in hospitality industry - Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 10:42am
CHICAGO (AP) -- One woman recalls how a general manager at a Chicago-area restaurant where she worked told her that if security cameras recorded him reaching between her legs and grabbing her genitals he could simply "edit that out."...
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Las Vegas' overhauled Monte Carlo transforming into Park MGM - Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 10:35am
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- A lifelike network of twisting tree roots emerges from the ceiling and branches out into the lobby featuring green, earthy accents, crystal chandeliers and soon, work from British Pop Art legend David Hockney. Steps away from the check-in desk, Pablo Picasso artwork graces a South of France-inspired restaurant....
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German intelligence warns of increased Chinese cyberspying - Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 10:13am
BERLIN (AP) -- The head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency warned Sunday that China allegedly is using social networks to try to cultivate lawmakers and other officials as sources....
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'Coco' - Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 9:52am
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The animated family film "Coco" has topped the box office for a third time on a quiet, pre "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" weekend in theaters....
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Brexit secretary says a no-deal Brexit now less likely - Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 9:04am
LONDON (AP) -- The likelihood of Britain leaving the European Union without a future trade deal has "dropped dramatically" now that the two sides have reached a preliminary agreement on their divorce terms, the country's Brexit secretary said Sunday....
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AP FACT CHECK: Trump off on black homeownership, trade - Saturday, December 9, 2017 - 12:38pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- In his Alabama-ish rally, President Donald Trump falsely stated that black homeownership has hit a record high under his stewardship and made the dubious claim that he set Canada's prime minister straight on the state of trade between the two countries....
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AP FACT CHECK: Blue high-tax states fund red low-tax states - Saturday, December 9, 2017 - 6:01am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republican leaders have spent months promoting the myth that red low-tax states are subsidizing blue high-tax states because of the deduction for state and local taxes....
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Irish border lives and livelihoods hinge on Brexit outcome - Saturday, December 9, 2017 - 3:27am
FLORENCECOURT, Northern Ireland (AP) -- Farmer John Sheridan drives his mud-caked Land Rover up and down country lanes and roads, back and forth across the snaking border separating Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. There's little sign he is crossing an international frontier....
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2 questions loom over House-Senate talks on GOP tax bill - Saturday, December 9, 2017 - 12:32am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Two looming questions threaten to snag the seemingly smooth trajectory of the Republicans' massive tax legislation now in its final leg in Congress. How to satisfy demands of the rebellious GOP lawmakers from high-tax states who demand concessions over a cherished deduction? And how to pay for those concessions?...
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Jury sides with San Diego in Comic Con trademark battle - Friday, December 8, 2017 - 6:21pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- A jury on Friday sided with San Diego Comic-Con in a court battle with a rival pop-culture convention in Utah over rights to use the phrase "comic con."...
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Drug companies sue to block California drug price law - Friday, December 8, 2017 - 5:41pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Pharmaceutical companies on Friday sued to block a new California law that would require them to give advance notice before big price increases....
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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- California on Friday began accepting applications from businesses that want to operate in the state's legal marijuana industry next year, a milestone for the emerging market....
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NEW YORK (AP) -- News outlets including The Associated Press filed a motion in federal court Friday arguing that a document containing the names of investors in some Kushner Cos. apartment buildings in Maryland should be unsealed and available to the media....
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Former Amazon analyst gets 6 months for insider trading - Friday, December 8, 2017 - 2:03pm
SEATTLE (AP) -- A former Amazon financial analyst has been sentenced to six months in prison and a $2,500 fine after admitting he tipped off a college friend to details about the company's upcoming first-quarter earnings report in spring 2015....
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Accusations of misconduct followed top gossip editor - Friday, December 8, 2017 - 4:35pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Dylan Howard, the top editor at National Enquirer publisher American Media Inc., who previously faced allegations of sexual misconduct at the gossip news giant, was also accused of harassing behavior at another employer, according to interviews and documents obtained by The Associated Press....
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Accusations of misconduct followed top gossip editor - Friday, December 8, 2017 - 1:09pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Gossip editor Dylan Howard faced sexual harassment accusations at another employer after leaving National Enquirer publisher American Media Inc. amid similar allegations 15 months earlier....
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WASHINGTON (AP) -- The U.S. job market is benefiting from an unlikely source: Other countries....
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Patagonia, outdoor retailers fight Trump on US monuments - Friday, December 8, 2017 - 12:32pm
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Outdoor clothing giant Patagonia and other retailers have jumped into a legal and political battle over President Donald Trump's plan to shrink two sprawling Utah national monuments, a fight that would scare off most companies but galvanizes customers of outdoor brands that value environmental activism....
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NEW YORK (AP) -- Net neutrality is a simple concept but a dense and often technical issue normally discussed in tech and telecom circles. Now it's hit the mainstream....
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Trump says fines for Wells Fargo will not be dropped - Friday, December 8, 2017 - 11:35am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump weighed in on an investigation into scandal-plagued Wells Fargo, tweeting Friday that fines and penalties against the bank would not be dropped, and may actually be "substantially increased."...
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Trump signs 2-week spending bill to avoid shutdown - Friday, December 8, 2017 - 2:37pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump on Friday signed a spending bill to avoid a government shutdown and keep the federal government running through Dec. 22....
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Key Brexit advocate says voters can change UK deal with EU - Saturday, December 9, 2017 - 7:23am
LONDON (AP) -- British voters will be able to change the final Brexit agreement with the European Union if they aren't happy with what the British government delivers, a key Brexit supporter claimed Saturday....
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Inman News

Devastating wildfires continue to rip through Southern California with no end in sight, threatening thousands of properties across the region. CoreLogic put the total number of homes at risk from the largest fires -- Thomas (Ventura county), Rye (Sylmar), and Creek (Santa Clarita) -- at 86,242 homes ...
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Why does Compass keep winning? - Friday, December 8, 2017 - 2:55pm
Jeff Lowe, Chicago’s top-producing broker, was finishing a stationary bike workout when the emails started flying in on Thursday morning. News that the SoftBank Vision Fund had agreed to a $450 million investment into real estate brokerage Compass -- claimed to be the largest real estate tech investment in U.S. history -- was sending ripples throughout the industry ...
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"The fires really started a big change – there was a big ripple effect. Anything under $700,000 is moving very quickly whether it's a fixer or a condo..." ...
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The latest from the Southern California wildfires - Friday, December 8, 2017 - 1:38pm
Stay updated with our coverage on the latest from the wildfires sweeping through Southern California and learn how the industry is responding ...
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Connect/Reflect: The domino effect - Friday, December 8, 2017 - 1:26pm
Jacy Riedmann, vice president at Amoura Productions, has had an incredible Inman Connect journey over the years. Closely connected to the Inman Ambassador Program, she’s become an invaluable resource for attendees looking to navigate the week’s worth of activities ...
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HomeSmart International COO Wendy Forsythe shares what she loves most about Connect and what first-time attendees should do to make the most of the event ...
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Here at Inman, we’ve thought a lot about what happens when agents and brokers get back to their office after our events, and we now have something that will help even more. ...
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