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Business

Laid-off Toys R Us workers’ $20M win is just one example of burgeoning retail labor movement http://www2.philly.com/philly/news/black-friday-retail-workers-rights-amazon-walmart-20181123.html

Trump’s tariffs are causing major anxiety for the American boating industry http://www.post-gazette.com/business/pittsburgh-company-news/2018/11/22/Trump-tariffs-anxiety-American-boating-industry/stories/201811010282

Cyber Monday shoppers will see more sites charging sales tax http://www.post-gazette.com/business/2018/11/23/Cyber-Monday-holiday-shopping-online-sales-tax-supreme-court/stories/201811230117

In era of online retail, Black Friday still lures a crowd https://www.tribdem.com/news/in-era-of-online-retail-black-friday-still-lures-a/article_6413521b-586a-5d5a-8f47-16d595e7e91d.html

Home heating oil prices aren’t mirroring falling prices at the pump, suppliers say https://triblive.com/local/allegheny/14328788-74/home-heating-oil-prices-arent-mirroring-falling-prices-at-the-pump-suppliers

Small Business Saturday helps small shops thrive http://www.timesonline.com/news/20181123/small-business-saturday-helps-small-shops-thrive

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Elections/Politics

Super PAC spending could overwhelm candidate cash in next year’s Philadelphia City Council races | Clout http://www2.philly.com/philly/columnists/clout/clout-super-pac-council-races-2019-election-20181123.html

Environment

U.S. Climate Report Warns of Damaged Environment and Shrinking Economy http://www.post-gazette.com/news/environment/2018/11/23/U-S-Climate-Report-Environment-Economy-climate-change/stories/201811250127

Meteorologist: Climate is long-term, not 1 day http://www.phillytrib.com/news/elections/meteorologist-climate-is-long-term-not-day/video_02b973e4-decb-5b09-a0f2-05d3f2029460.html

’The climate has changed and is always changing’: White House responds to dire scientific report https://www.pennlive.com/nation-world/2018/11/the-climate-has-changed-and-is-always-changing-white-house-responds-to-dire-scientific-report.html#incart_river_index

Scientists work to save wild Puerto Rican parrot after Maria https://www.mcall.com/news/nationworld/pennsylvania/mc-nws-puerto-rico-parrot-maria-20181120-story.html

Berks Christmas tree growers spurn spotted lanternfly scare https://www.readingeagle.com/news/article/berks-christmas-tree-growers-spurn-spotted-lanternfly-scare

 

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Security chief tackles man who opened fire — with Airsoft gun — outside Benedum Center http://www.post-gazette.com/news/crime-courts/2018/11/23/andre-freeman-jr-BB-gun-Benedum-Center-pittsburgh-security-guard-tackles/stories/201811230109

Riding the house flipping boom, mortgage lender adding more jobs on North Side http://www.post-gazette.com/business/money/2018/11/23/Riding-the-house-flipping-boom-mortgage-lender-adding-more-jobs-on-North-Side/stories/201811190119

With the goal of one million meals, Amen to Action holds second annual food packing event http://www.post-gazette.com/local/city/2018/11/23/Amen-to-action-food-packing-event-pittsburgh-community-food-bank-donations/stories/201811230123

Polish Sisters of Merciful Jesus opens first U.S. convent in Strip District http://www.post-gazette.com/news/faith-religion/2018/11/23/Pittsburgh-Catholic-diocese-St-Stanislaus-Sisters-of-Merciful-Jesus/stories/201811230133

Pittsburgh native and ex-CIA chief Michael Hayden hospitalized after stroke https://triblive.com/usworld/world/14328233-74/former-cia-chief-michael-hayden-hospitalized-after-stroke

Tree of Life victim moved to rehab unit, 1 officer still hospitalized https://triblive.com/news/adminpage/14327905-74/tree-of-life-victim-moved-to-rehab-unit-1-officer-still-hospitalized

Squirrel Hill synagogue shooting spurs more than $6M in donations https://triblive.com/local/allegheny/14330637-74/squirrel-hill-synagogue-shooting-spurs-more-than-6m-in-donations

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