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How about a $6K tiger’s head under the tree?

Holiday shoppers with stacks of cash can buy lavish gifts from the annual Christmas Book by Neiman Marcus.

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Starbucks: More than 1K enrolled in tuition program

More than 1,000 baristas have enrolled at Arizona State University to take advantage of a program that helps pay tuition.

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‘Hairgate’ is the latest iPhone uproar

First there was #Bendgate ... now brace yourself for #Hairgate.

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Love coffee? It’s in your genes

New research shows that your DNA may be linked to your love of java.

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Take a break from smartphones with new apps

Smartphone users feeling overwhelmed can turn to new apps to help them take a break and concentrate on other things.

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Redbox axes instant video service

The service, which combined Redbox DVD rentals with a streaming video, was launched in 2013 to compete against Netflix.

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You really can get everything at Walmart

The big-box retailer is taking its one-stop shopping to another area: health insurance.

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Facebook plots first steps into health care

Facebook already knows who your friends are and what grabs your attention. Soon, it could also know the state of your health.

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Facebook changes real-name policy, allows aliases

Facebook says it will stop requiring users to go by their real names.

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Walking is the ‘superfood’ of fitness

It may not be the trendiest workout, but experts says walking is a fitness super star.

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Obesity research takes high-tech twist

Researchers are turning to high-tech tools, like the Fitbit, to find new ways to combat growing waistlines.

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Cyber experts warn of ‘Bash’ bug

New warnings are emerging of a security flaw that cyber experts say may pose a serious threat to computers.

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Marvel Comics get academic treatment at Baltimore college

The University of Baltimore is making it OK to read comic books in class, and even will give you college credit for it.

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Chicago Lawyer Named to Monitor IDOT Hiring

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Noelle Brennan appointed to monitor hiring practices at IDOT.

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Illinois Quarantine for Those Who Touched Ebola Patients

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IDPH calls for 21 day quarantine for those exposed to Ebola virus.

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Illinois GOP Unhappy About Counting of Absentee Ballots

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State GOP alleges law is not being followed in counting of absentee ballots.

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Jacksonville Police Have “Person of Interest” in Shooting, No One in Custody

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Jacksonville Police say they have someone they want to interview in a shooting death from Friday morning.

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Next Generation of Business Leaders Learn From an Internet Pro

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Dozens of area high school students spent their morning with a top executive in the social media world