What company is Macy's suing to block it from taking over a three-story billboard on its flagship store in New York City?

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Macy's has for 60 years paid rent for the billboard, which is highly visible during its annual Thanksgiving Day parade, but Amazon wants it.

The city of Miami has raised $7.1 million this year from what unusual source?

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The "MiamiCoin" program keeps 30 percent of the value of digital currency that citizens "mine" by running software on their personal computers.

A 96-year-old German woman who fled instead of facing criminal charges is now on trial for her involvement in what?

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Irmgard Furchner is accused of typing up Nazi concentration camp orders for the executions of 11,412 people when she was an 18-year-old secretary at the Stutthof concentration camp.

Which champion athlete has announced his retirement at age 42?

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Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao is finished brawling in the ring, and will now fight for the presidency of his home country, the Philippines.

Which online giant has Russia’s state censor threatened to block nationwide?

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Russia retaliated after YouTube deleted two channels belonging to the Kremlin-funded broadcaster "RT" for spreading what YouTube said is COVID-19 misinformation.

Who will replace former “The Bachelor” host Chris Harrison next season?

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Jesse Palmer is a former "Bachelor” contestant, ESPN college football analyst and "DailyMailTV" host.

What kind of company settled a workplace discrimination suit for $18 million?

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Videogame maker Activision Blizzard reached a deal with the U.S. government to create an $18 million fund for employees who were victims of harassment and discrimination.

Who earned the most Latin Grammy Awards nominations this year?

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Camilo was nominated for 10 Latin Grammys, including "song of the year" and "album of the year."

A former president of what country was convicted of illegal campaign financing and could serve 1 year in prison?

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Nicolas Sarkozy was found guilty on Thursday in a trial related to his failed 2012 re-election bid. It's his second conviction this year.

Which shopping chain has finally launched an online store after 39 years in business?

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HomeGoods.com launched in 1979 but never had an e-commerce website before now.

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