Expats: Finding a bargain house or apartment

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Expats: Finding a bargain house or apartment

Editor’s Note — This article was originally published on May 18, 2011. Dear Ernie, Have you ever rented a place in the US without a deposit? If so, have you ever heard of an…

Beijing approves first autonomous transport testing locations

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Beijing approves first autonomous transport testing locations

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Self-driving shuttle vans in Shanghai cost about £21,000 to buy Self-driving vehicles could soon be taking up residence on public transport in China. The country’s capital Beijing has…

Men injured in fight outside Nationals Park

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Men injured in fight outside Nationals Park

WASHINGTON — Two men were treated for minor injuries after an altercation on the track at Nationals Park on Friday. Police and their canine partners were dispatched to a pit area at Nationals Park…

Why post-mortem investigation must be faster

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Why post-mortem investigation must be faster

Editor’s Note: Dr. Steven Yablonsky, a forensic anthropologist at the University of Virginia, is the author of “The Medical Mirror: Fascination, Conflict, and the Unseen World of Anthropological Research.” (CNN) — Rarely do scientific…

A Reason Why Competing with Amazon Isn't Dead Yet

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A Reason Why Competing with Amazon Isn’t Dead Yet

At a time when many thought new technologies were the harbinger of an unprecedented era of innovation and economic prosperity, one guy helped prevent the greatest tech company in history from becoming a sad…