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Airbnb unveils new category of rentals rated by inspectors

Feb 22, 2018

Airbnb is dispatching inspectors to rate a new category of properties listed on its home-rental service in an effort to reassure travelers they're booking nice places to stay

Forgot about that joint? Vegas airport lets people dump pot

Feb 22, 2018

Tourists catching a flight out of Las Vegas can now dump their leftover legal marijuana in metal containers set up at the airport

Farm beloved for goat yoga offers reward over slain animal

Feb 22, 2018

A popular Maine farm that invites the public to come cuddle or do yoga with its goats says one of the animals was found shot to death

Runaway cow in Poland dies 'from stress' after recapture

Feb 22, 2018

A local official in Poland says a runaway cow that avoided captivity for weeks has died after it was caught and put on a truck to be taken to a farm

Book Trump? Interest groups press case at his properties

Feb 22, 2018

Quid pro Trump? Special interests are holding meetings at properties owned by President Trump, putting money in his pockets as they seek to influence his administration

Police advocacy group says it opposes arming teachers

Feb 22, 2018

An advocacy group for police officers assigned to secure the nation's schools has a simple message about arming teachers: Don't do it

Ford names Lincoln chief to replace ousted N. American head

Feb 22, 2018

Ford Motor Co. has appointed the head of the Lincoln brand to replace the president for North America who was ousted Wednesday over allegations of inappropriate behavior

NPR adopts new measures after sex harassment investigation

Feb 22, 2018

National Public Radio's board of directors has adopted a series of measures to improve its workplace culture, following an independent investigation into sex harassment issues stemming from the ouster of a top executive

Leading liberal policy group unveils 'coverage for all' plan

Feb 22, 2018

New plan from liberal policy group calls for 'Medicare Extra' to guarantee coverage for all, but keeps role for employers and private insurance

The Latest: Hawaii concert scam sentencing postponed

Feb 22, 2018

A man who admitted to defrauding the University of Hawaii of $200,000 by lying about being able to produce a Stevie Wonder fundraiser concert now wants to take back his guilty plea

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