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C-Store News on Twitter

#SundayMorning: This is the future of shopping.

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Target’s CEO is visiting customers’ homes to succeed where Walmart failed

AP Photo/Matt RourkeTarget is doubling down on efforts to woo urban city dwellers. Target CEO Brian Cornell and other top executives are traveling to major cities across the country to visit customers in their homes and learn more about how they shop, live, and consume.

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The planet got so hot in 2015 that Bolivia’s second-largest lake disappeared

During the planet’s hottest year ever, the second-largest lake in Bolivia has “disappeared.”
Climate change expert Dirk Hoffman told the Associated Press that the jarring images of the dried out lake serve as “a picture of the future of climate change.

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El Chapo Shirts Are the Latest Fashion Craze

If 9/11 couldn’t kill irony, nothing can.

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El Chapo’s Shirts Are Flying Off the Shelves

Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman bragged to Rolling Stone about his prowess in selling heroin, methamphetamine, cocaine and marijuana—we can now add men’s apparel to that list, with sales of the shirts El Chapo was photographed in flying off the shelves.

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GEORGE SOROS: It’s like the 2008 financial crisis all over again

Markets are approaching a meltdown similar to the global financial crisis in 2008, George Soros, one of the world’s most successful investors, said. Soros on Thursday said China had “a major adjustment problem,” according to a Bloomberg News report.

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Someone figured out how much money we’ve spent rescuing Matt Damon

Ever noticed that a ton of Matt Damon movies center around having to rescue him? Scientific researcher Kynan Eng published a post on Quora that advances the discussion on a very important topic: How much money has the fictional universe spent rescuing Matt Damon?

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