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    Capital One Cafe, where coffee is encouraged and banking is optional

    (AROUND THE WEB) — “The last thing neighborhoods want is another bank. So it was important to create something that doesn’t feel like a bank,” said Capital One’s market manager, Mike Friedman. Chinatown, in Washington DC, just became home to another bank, but this one promotes coffee over banking. That’s […]

  • Pedestrians walk near Trump International Hotel & Tower in Chicago. (Joshua Lott/For The Washington Post)
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    The Decline of Trump Hotels

    (AROUND THE WEB) — “We’re the ones that are paying the price for his ridiculous ego,” said Howard Finkelstein, an investor in Trump International Hotel & Tower in New York. The investors in Trump hotels in New York and Chicago have been taking a hit due to Trump’s political rise. […]

  • Sunrise reflection of the St Louis skyline along the Mississippi River
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    Property management company removes social media accounts after firing employee

    (AROUND THE WEB, ST. LOUIS, MO) — Social media serves a great deal of justice to those who go on rants rooted in anger and hate. We saw earlier this month a taste of justice from the digital world, when Hillary Brooke Mueller, a former property manager at Tribeca-STL, refused […]