Giant, Peaceful Protest Clogs New York Streets, Siphons Retail Sales
Over 100,000 protesters marched through Manhattan Sunday, the eve of the Republican National Convention, decrying the policies of the Bush Administration and slowing retail sales to a trickle in one of the city’s major shopping districts.
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NO PLACE LIKE HOME: Former President George H. Bush and some of his kin are said to be staying at the Union League Club. Within walking distance of Madison Square Garden, the Murray Hill spot is crawling with Secret Service. A Union…
Brian Collie to Retire at BAA
LONDON — Brian Collie, group retail director of BAA, which runs the major U.K. airports and operates related retail space, will retire at the end of the year, the company stated Friday.