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· Airplanes slow down and save fuel costs, look for longer flights [TreeHugger]
· Bicycles with automatic transmissions [LAT]
· Beauty companies being sued for falsely advertising as organic [Pretty by Nature]
· Home Depots closing stores and not opening new ones as planned [Retail Wire]
· Buy Barack in acrylic of oil (pictured) [W]
· $1.2 million prefab going up for auction, proceeds to charity [TreeHugger]
· Topshop.com gets Pay Pal [Topshop Blog]