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Study: 30% of U.S. shrimp is mislabeled


  • CBS News
  • Atlantic online, The

Some 30% of 143 shrimp products sold at 111 U.S. stores and restaurants were incorrectly labeled, including farmed species labeled "wild" and aquarium animals included in bags of salad shrimp, accordi… Read More

ICSC praises former Boston mayor who passed away


  • SCT Newswire

Former Boston Mayor Thomas Menino, who is credited with revitalizing business in the city, including its retail sector, died Thursday. Menino was a longtime ally of ICSC, having spoken at several asso… Read More

Negative rate sparks collateral question


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Negative interest rates in Europe have prompted the question of whether collateral posters should pay interest. Many traders think they should, but some lawyers think otherwise. Read More

N.J. borough is seeking more aid to protect against major storms



Sea Bright, N.J., has been pursuing grants to strengthen the protection of its shores against another big storm after being hit by Hurricane Sandy in 2012. "My greatest fear is the next one comes and … Read More

Opinion: Why Clinton is embracing the left and Elizabeth Warren


  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

The liberal rhetoric of Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., seems to have caught the attention of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, who is embracing the far left as she eyes a run for president, … Read More