City Council Votes to Buy 2 Hotels: Will House 400 Homeless in December

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Residence Inn by Marriott at Kearny Mesa will house hundreds of people experiencing homelessness. Image via Google Maps

The San Diego City Council took a major step Tuesday in its fight against homelessness, approving the purchase of two former hotel properties to create 332 permanent units for more than 400 San Diegans currently experiencing homelessness.

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The council, which voted 9-0, approved spending $67 million for a former Residence Inn in the Hotel Circle area and $39.5 million for a former Residence Inn in the Kearny Mesa neighborhood —locations that are expected to be move-in ready by Dec. 31, 2020.

“Allowing people to live unsafely on the streets is not OK,” City Council President Georgette Gomez said. “Today, the council took a huge leap forward by creating 332 new apartments with supportive services for more than 400

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After travel and Covid, now buy car and bike insurance on Walmart’s PhonePe with these benefits



text, whiteboard: PhonePe entered into financial services space back in 2017 with the launch of its digital gold allowing users to buy 24-karat gold on its platform.


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PhonePe entered into financial services space back in 2017 with the launch of its digital gold allowing users to buy 24-karat gold on its platform.

Digital payments platform PhonePe has further strengthened its insurance portfolio. The company has now expanded into car and bike insurance segment in tie-up with Bajaj Allianz General Insurance. PhonePe had forayed into insurance vertical beginning with travel insurance back in January this year followed by Coronavirus insurance in April with Bajaj Allianz General Insurance. Walmart-owned Flipkart had also entered into car and two-wheeler insurance market in May this year after offering life and Covid-19 health insurances. Later in July, Amazon’s payment arm Amazon Pay followed suit by offering two and four-wheeler insurance policies in partnership with car and bike insurance startup Acko General Insurance.

PhonePe, which claimed of over 230 million registered users, said that car and bike insurance

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Best Prime Day Amazon Device Deals And Why You Should Buy

Prime Day is here and, of course, there are plenty of great Prime Day Amazon device deals going on. How could Amazon not discount their own famous products, right? If you’re looking for fantastic Prime Day deals, you’ve come to the right place as we’ve tracked down all of the best prices so you don’t have to.

Today’s best Prime Day Amazon device deals

A look at the different Amazon devices available

Amazon sells plenty of different devices of its own creation from devices including voice assistant, Alexa, to tablets, Kindles, and Fire TV devices. Let’s take a look at just what different Amazon devices are available right now so you can find the best Prime Day Amazon device deals for you.

Amazon now offers a lot of different Amazon Echo devices. With the presence of the all-new Echo Dot, you get to enjoy a cool looking spherical smart speaker

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How Eagles fans can buy tickets, book travel, lodging for game against Pittsburgh Steelers this Sunday

The Philadelphia Eagles travel to the other side of Pennsylvania to Pittsburgh this Sunday to face the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field in NFL Week 5 action.

Their fans can follow along and attend the game.

Eagles fans can buy tickets to the contest at StubHub and book travel to Philadelphia via Trip Advisor, Expedia or Priceline, and lodging via Hotels.com or Choice Hotels.

Heinz Field will allow 5,500 fans in the stands on Sunday. It is the first time this season the Steelers allow fans this season.

Tailgating is prohibited in stadium parking lots and spectators must wear a mask and maintain social distance inside the stadium, per the team.

Here’s what you need to know:

What: NFL, Week 5

Who: Philadelphia Eagles vs. Pittsburgh Steelers

When: Sunday, October 11, 2020

Where: Heinz Field

Time: 1 p.m. ET

Line: Steelers -7 (Get betting

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Some Investors Should Buy Royal Caribbean Stock

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It’s no secret that the novel coronavirus has pummeled the U.S. travel industry, with cruise lines like Royal Caribbean (NYSE:RCL) suffering serious setbacks. RCL stock has rebounded somewhat from the devastating lows it reached earlier this year. And the stock is drawing interest from investors.

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This interest has increased as the pandemic has gone on. The initial news reports weren’t positive for travel companies. Dying passengers stranded along with ailing, fearful travelers aboard their massive floating hotels made for riveting headlines.

Countries wouldn’t let ships dock or if they did permit docking, the passengers had to stay aboard their ships as if they were radioactive or simply unwelcome statistics.

Eventually, other aspects of the emerging pandemic commandeered attention, but the sudden halt to travel took a toll on Royal Caribbean and others.

The

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How Giants fans can buy tickets, book travel, lodging for game against Dallas Cowboys this Sunday

The New York Giants travel to Arlington, Texas, this Sunday to face the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium in NFL week 5 action.

Their fans can follow along and attend the game — if they dare.

Giants fans can buy tickets to the contest at StubHub and book travel to Dallas via Trip Advisor, Expedia or Priceline, and lodging via Hotels.com or Choice Hotels.

AT&T Stadium will be at 25% capacity on Sunday, as it was for each of Dallas’ first two home games. Roughly 20,000 fans attended both contests.

Cowboys fans who attended the home opener against the Atlanta Falcons told local media they felt “safe,” but with the coronavirus continuing to spread throughout the United States, any form of travel is risk. Fans can read the Cowboys’ safety protocols at AT&T Stadium here.

Here’s what you need to know:

What: NFL, Week 5

Who: New York

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JPMorgan: 2 Cruise Line Stocks to Buy, and 1 to Watch From the Sidelines

Few industries have been hit by COVID-19 as hard as the cruise industry, but the situation may be turning around. The industry is starting to reopen, partly on customer perceptions that corona is beginning to recede, and partly on business recognition that companies cannot live on credit forever.

The cruise line companies are taking precautions, and measures to improve health and prevent the spread of disease in the close quarters of a cruise ship include better ventilation systems with upgraded air filtration, simplified itineraries, and – where possible – a move toward smaller vessels. For passengers, this will likely mean forgoing buffet lines and finding smaller crowds aboard ship. For the cruise lines, it means the restart is moving slowly.

For investors, of course, there is a different set of questions. Some of these were addressed by JPMorgan analyst Brandt Montour.

“We continue to see value in shares for longer

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Want The Most Luxurious Vacation For Your Bubble? Buy Out A Heli-Ski Lodge

This winter marks North America’s first full cold season in the midst of COVID-19. Where the onset of the pandemic abruptly closed many heliski lodges last March, those same lodges have been working for months to put new health and safety protocols, according to the most updated requirements from medical experts, in place to welcome guests back this winter.

One of the emerging trends in the industry is an option to buy out the entire heliski experience for you and your chosen bubble of people. Where you would normally be sharing a helicopter and the lodge with other groups, and might even be skiing with people outside your party, some operations are now emphasizing full lodge buyouts to give their guests the most comfort and assurance possible. These are some of the once-in-a-lifetime opportunities for the most luxurious ski vacations on offer.           

Mica Heli-Skiing

Mica Heli-Skiing is widely known as

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2 Cruise Line Stocks to Buy, and 1 to Watch From the Sidelines

Few industries have been hit by COVID-19 as hard as the cruise industry, but the situation may be turning around. The industry is starting to reopen, partly on customer perceptions that corona is beginning to recede, and partly on business recognition that companies cannot live on credit forever.

The cruise line companies are taking precautions, and measures to improve health and prevent the spread of disease in the close quarters of a cruise ship include better ventilation systems with upgraded air filtration, simplified itineraries, and – where possible – a move toward smaller vessels. For passengers, this will likely mean forgoing buffet lines and finding smaller crowds aboard ship. For the cruise lines, it means the restart is moving slowly.

For investors, of course, there is a different set of questions. Some of these were addressed by JPMorgan analyst Brandt Montour.

“We continue to see value in shares for longer

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Buy Norwegian Cruise Line Stock Before It Doubles



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It’s been a rough year for Norwegian Cruise Line (NYSE:NCLH) and owners of NCLH stock.



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Coming into the year, the cruise industry was riding high on strong consumer spending and healthy travel appetite. NCLH was trading near all-time highs around $60. Revenues and profits were soaring. Life was good.

Then Covid-19 hit. And everything turned sour overnight for the cruise industry.

Consumer spending dried up. Travel appetite died. Cruise operations were halted. Revenues and profits plunged. So did NCLH, which as of this writing, trades at $16 — a whopping 73% below its late-2019 highs.

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But, for three big reasons, I think NCLH is primed for a huge turnaround in 2021-2022, the likes of which could see the

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