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  1. Airbnb holiday ends with Montreal family facing claim for damage they deny causing

    Cbc.ca - Quebec 09.22 / 02:48 www.cbc.ca
    Airbnb backed down after being contacted by CBC about a Montreal woman who was charged $2,000 for damages to a rental property that she says her family didn't…
  2. Mooncakes stars of Chinese holiday

    Timesunion.com-NY 09.22 / 02:38 www.timesunion.com
    Colonie Shu Lam Chan's mooncakes bear the images of Chinese letters, dragons and vines twined into the fragile golden crust. When cut into four pieces, the purple or indigo lotus seed and bean paste fillings resemble a night sky. A yellow duck egg yolk baked near the top is the moon. The chef and owner of Hong Kong Bakery and Bistro learned to bake the labor-intensive mooncakes in China as a baker's apprentice at age 14. Over the next week, he will bake hundreds of mooncakes for the Oct.…
  3. iPhone X may be in short supply for holiday season

    NYPost-Tech 09.22 / 02:33 nypost.com
    Even Santa Claus might have trouble getting his hands on the iPhone X this Christmas. The production delays facing Apple’s hotly anticipated handset may be worse than previous believed, according to an investor note from a chip analyst who recently toured Asian production facilities used by the tech titan. Production of the $1,000 iPhone X…
  4. Gun charge CF sufferer loses fight for bail as he 'had a holiday booked'

    Herald.ie - Ireland 09.22 / 02:19 herald.ie
    A cystic fibrosis sufferer has been charged with having a gun, ammunition, drugs and a stolen motorbike at his home following a raid by gardai investigating organised crime in west…
  5. Bankrupt Toys R Us Is Hiring For The Holidays

    Just because you're bankrupt doesn't mean you don't need a hand during the holiday…
  6. Harry Potter shopping experience coming to Shops at South Town this holiday season

    Ksl.com-UT 09.22 / 00:47 www.ksl.com
    Warner Bros. Consumer Products announced Shops at South Town will be home to a unique Harry Potter-themed retail experience this holiday…
  7. Virginia Beach man sentenced to nine years in prison for holiday burglaries

    Wtkr.com -  Roads and Northeast 09.22 / 00:22 wtkr.com
    A Virginia Beach man was sentenced to nine years in prison Thursday for robberies that occurred around the holiday season last…
  8. Toys R Us hiring for holidays including in Cleveland

    Fox8.com-OH 09.21 / 23:48 fox8.com
    Toys R Us may have filed for Chapter 11 reorganization, but the toy chain is revving up its holiday hiring. The Wayne, New Jersey-based chain said Thursday it will be accepting job applications for part-time holiday positions at stores and distribution centers in the U.S. That includes a new position called a toy demonstrator, who will help kids test out toys. Toys R Us plans to hire more than 12,500 for the top six markets, including Groveport, Ohio, where it…
  9. Hate graffiti fails to mar Jewish High Holidays at Oakland temple

    Sfgate.com. - San Francisco, Bay Area 09.21 / 23:33 sfgate.com.
    An Oakland synagogue was vandalized with anti-Semitic graffiti early on the first day of the Jewish High Holidays, prompting police to boost security at other temples in the city and the mayor to condemn the incident as a vulgar act of hate. Security guards at Temple Sinai in the 2800 block of Summit Street discovered black spray-painted graffiti on the west side of the building around 4:45 a.m. Wednesday. The Oakland Police Department is investigating…
  10. Bankrupt Toys R Us is hiring for the holidays

    Wtkr.com -  Roads and Northeast 09.21 / 23:24 wtkr.com
    Toys R Us, which filed for bankruptcy on Monday night, announced Thursday that it is looking to fill at least 13,000 positions in top markets for the upcoming holiday s…
  11. School Breaks and Holidays: What’s a Working Mom to Do?

    Workingmother.com - Lifestyle 09.21 / 23:16 workingmother.com
    Lifestyle Emily's Tips and Quips These are tips to help you get through the school breaks your kids will…
  12. Holiday units in line for approval despite concerns

    Plans for new holiday units on the north Northumberland coast are recommended to get the go-ahead, despite key…
  13. Heineken Holiday Program Includes Magnum Bottle

    Beveragedynamics.com - Food 09.21 / 22:57 beveragedynamics.com
    This November and December, Heineken’s “Spread Holiday Cheer” program will give drinkers a chance to win up to $5,000, and includes a limited-edition Magnum bottle (50.7 fl. oz.). Fully integrated with the brand’s ‘There’s More Behind the Star’ campaign featuring actor Benicio del Toro, the holiday program focuses on “product quality, rich heritage, and the joys of giving big throughout the season,” the company reports. Beginning in November, TV, onli…
  14. Paul Pogba told to 'take holiday' by United boss Jose Mourinho to boost chances of quick recovery

    Ibtimes.co.uk -UK 09.21 / 22:55 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    Pogba will undergo a second scan to assess the extent of the hamstring injury he picked up last…
  15. Rihanna Previews Fenty Beauty 'Galaxy' Holiday Collection

    Billboard.com - Music 09.21 / 22:52 billboard.com
    That Rihanna reign just won’t let up! After a wildly successful initial launch of her new cosmetic line, Fenty Beauty, just 2 weeks ago,…
  16. Forrester: Online holiday spending to increase by double digits over last year

    Chainstoreage.com - Business 09.21 / 22:52 chainstoreage.com
    Marianne Wilson Overall positive economic conditions will propel retail sales online as well as of offline this coming holiday season.   read…
  17. Historic Holidays annual greenery sale now open for 2017

    Contributed by Historic Columbia Historic Columbia is pleased to team up with the Palmetto Garden Club for the Annual Holiday Greenery Sale.read…
  18. UPS hiring more 1,600 seasonal employees for holiday season

    Fox59.com - Indiana 09.21 / 22:46 fox59.com
    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.  – UPS announced Thursday that they plan to hire more than 1,600 seasonal employees in Indianapolis and Plainfield for the 2017 holiday season. The move is in response to the anticipating increase in package volume that begins in November and concludes in January. UPS expects to hire around 95,000 seasonal employees across the country this year. The full and part-time seasonal positions will mostly consist of package handlers, drivers and driver-helpers. …
  19. Bankrupt Toys R Us is hiring for the holidays

    Fox5sandiego.com - California 09.21 / 22:45 fox5sandiego.com
    Just because you're bankrupt doesn't mean you don't need a hand during the holiday…
  20. Despite bankruptcy, Toys R Us is still hiring holiday workers

    DetroitFreePress-Business 09.21 / 22:42 freep.com
    The iconic toy retailer filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Sept. 18. It plans to operate all of its stores through the holiday…