Billionaire Paul Allen's foundation is funding a new type of evacuation "cocoon" to help fly sick medical workers from West Africa
If you can't beat them, avoid them.
The Pentagon commits to planning for higher temperatures, and retired generals line up to help
Mobile food startups are moving beyond delivery into food prep
Cities relax or abandon purchasing restrictions in a bid to avoid more serious downturn
Ministry of Supply’s Aviator jacket combines the structure of a tailored garment with the functionality of a windbreaker
The Department of Education may double the number of debt collectors who go after defaulted federal student loans
This year's must-have Silicon Valley office accessory: a $199 bear costume
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"Joe, my favorite coffee shop in New York, recently expanded and opened up a new branch just down the street from me. Who is expanding in this economy? That place is always humming. Joe puts out a personal newsletter written by the owner, conducts a weekly running club, and holds coffee-making classes—not to mention having a tasty brew. That simple combination has loyalists coming back economic downturn or no economic downturn."
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