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Surprises could be in store at Winter Meetings

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — If you’ve ever been to Disney World, you already know we live in a small, small world. Monday, the baseball community will gather from all around North America for the start of the game’s annual Winter Meetings, a four-day event that could go a long way toward shaping the upcoming season.

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A look at what's in store for the New England ski season

MONTPELIER, Vermont (AP) The ground may be bare now but there’s snow in the hills as New England ski resorts kick off the season with ever more high-efficiency snowmaking guns. New offerings include snowcat skiing at Sugarloaf in Maine, in which a snowcat grooming machine with a cabin transports visitors to backcountry areas. And say goodbye to the paper lift ...

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Anne Frank Halloween Costume Pulled From Online Store After Complaints

An online retailer has pulled a costume from its website that depicted Holocaust victim Anne Frank. Screenshots of the costume for sale at HalloweenCostumes.com posted to social media show a smiling girl wearing World War II-era clothing and a beret. The costume was quickly criticized on Twitter. Carlos Galindo-Elvira, who leads the Anti-Defence League’s Arizona office said on Twitter that ...

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Sears Store Closures To Leave Void In Small Cities And Their Malls

VANCOUVER — At Heritage Place Mall in Owen Sound, Ont., an empty Sears department store would leave a mammoth void. The insolvent retailer is one of the mall’s largest occupants. More than 60 people work in the anchor tenant’s roughly 6,500 square metres, a space big enough to fit 14 basketball courts. If the court approves Sears Canada’s bid to ...

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Hudson's Bay To Open First International Store In The Netherlands

TORONTO — Hudson’s Bay Co. chief executive Jerry Storch says bringing the iconic department store brand to the Netherlands wasn’t his original plan, but feedback from local shoppers suggested the country could use more Canadiana — and a few of those Bay blankets. When the retailer opens its doors on Tuesday in Amsterdam it marks the first time in i… ...

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