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Safety stories after Indiana State Fair stage collapse

The “that can’t really be happening” video of the tragic Saturday-night stage collapse in Indiana –

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Covering retailing: A reporters’ toolbox

There are several techniques you can use to inspire story ideas and get the information you

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Covering retail: Themes and key issues on the beat

Our popular business beat basics series is now available all in one place in ebook form

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Covering retailing: What the economic data means

There are several sets of data released each month that attempt to provide a window into

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Covering retailing: Glossary of terms to know

Retail is as rife with jargon as any other business beat. If you want a formal

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Covering retailing: An introduction

The good news about covering retail is that it’s one of the most accessible beats in

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Morbid tourism sites make lively business features

    Well, it had to happen sooner or later. Perusing news reports about the Casey

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Who’s afraid of Friday the 13th? Businesses can be

Friggatriskaidekaphobia. It sounds like a muttered epithet but it’s the technical terms for fear of Friday

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Prom, graduation spending indicators of economic health

Two big elements of the spring consumer spending season – proms and graduations – are worth

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It’s hard not to wake up to a daily coffee story

What is it about coffee? The bitter liquid brew of the mountain bean – reportedly discovered

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