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Renters Call On Congress For Protection

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In the backyard of the four-unit building, a year's worth of trash attacks cockroaches and flies. As the property's titleholder, IndyMac Federal Bank is required to haul away the trash for a building of this size.
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In the backyard of the four-unit building, a year's worth of trash attacks cockroaches and flies. As the property's titleholder, IndyMac Federal Bank is required to haul away the trash for a building of this size.
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Not My Job: Sharon Jones Gets Quizzed On Handshakes

We've invited the lead singer of Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings to play a game called "Let's shake on it."
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Salvage Supperclub: A High-End Dinner In A Dumpster To Fight Food Waste

The ingredients — think wilted basil, bruised plums, garbanzo bean water — sound less than appetizing. Whipped together, they're a tasty meal that show how home cooks can use often-tossed foods.
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Pitching A 'Clintonville' Protest During The Democratic Convention

Anti-poverty activists organized a tent city in one of Philadelphia's poorest neighborhoods to protest the Democratic National Convention.
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How Your Health Data Lead A Not-So-Secret Life Online

Apps can make managing health care a lot easier, but most don't have the privacy protections required of doctors and hospitals. And a simple Web search can clue in advertisers to health concerns.

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