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  • Woman in NYC counts getting more than 100 unwanted catcalls in one day

    Britney Spears is getting her own holiday. Nov. 5 has been declared Britney Day on the Las Vegas Strip. [People] Catcalls are still a hazard for women walking around New York. To prove the point, a woman walked the streets of the city for 10 hours,...
  • Zulily shopping experience: pros and cons

    Zulily shopping experience: pros and cons
    I love scoring a good bargain. But like many moms, I don't have time to compare prices at dozens of stores and websites, hunting for the best deals. We recently wrote about Zulily, the online megastore, which plans to open a huge warehouse in...
  • Less is more on Internet rules

    Less is more on Internet rules
    "Subject: Do you like the Internet? Sign this petition:" — Organizing for Action email Makes it sound so easy, doesn't it? On Monday, President Barack Obama tried to squeeze the Federal Communications Commission to solve a problem that doesn't...
  • Travel letters: Passports are needed for Canada, Mexico

    Travel letters: Passports are needed for Canada, Mexico
    Regarding the Sept. 21 "On the Spot" column on passports by Catharine Hamm: She neglected to mention that passports are now required for travel to Canada or Mexico. This is undoubtedly a factor in the dramatic increase in the number of passport holders...
  • To truly interact, try it offline

    To truly interact, try it offline
    The benefits of the digital age have been oversold. Or to put it another way: There is plenty of life left in face-to-face, human interaction. That is the message emerging from an entertaining new book, "The Village Effect: How Face-to-Face Contact...
  • Weekend Escape: Downtown Las Vegas is on a winning streak these days

    The fortunes of downtown Sin City have waxed and waned, but now, thanks largely to a shoe salesman, Old Las Vegas is on a hot streak. Zappos Chief Executive Tony Hsieh is not only leading the Downtown Project to transform the area, he's also moved his...
  • Amazon offers employees up to $5,000 to quit

    Amazon offers employees up to $5,000 to quit
    Amazon warehouse workers who hate their job and are eyeing the exit now have a lucrative payout offer. Online retail giant Amazon.com is offering its employees up to $5,000 if they quit, Chief Executive Jeffrey Bezos wrote in a letter to shareholders....
  • Amazon is paying unhappy workers to quit

    Quitters wanted: Unhappy with your job? Feeling unproductive? Take $5,000 and go. At least, that's what Amazon.com Inc. is offering its warehouse employees. In a letter to shareholders this week, Chief Executive Jeffrey Bezos outlined the details of a...
  • For the record

    Particle Fever" review: A review of the documentary film "Particle Fever" in the March 7 Calendar section said that the Large Hadron Collider was constructed near Lucerne, Switzerland. The location is near Geneva. Downtown Las Vegas: An article in the...
  • BlackBerry's John Chen, Google's Eric Schmidt to speak in Santa Monica

    BlackBerry's John Chen, Google's Eric Schmidt to speak in Santa Monica
    Top tech executives, including BlackBerry Chief Executive John Chen and Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt are in town this week for a two-day technology and media conference. Oasis: The Montgomery Summit -- for a decade known as the Montgomery...
  • Five Questions for business author Richie Frieman

    Five Questions for business author Richie Frieman
    Business author Richie Frieman has studied fine arts at the University of Maryland, launched a music-focused Internet magazine, written children's books, invented a device that keeps shirt collars crisp and created a pop culture-inspired children's...