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‘We need more food’: Al Jazeera’s Stephanie Beil reports from Richmond, Virginia, on a food bank for homeless people

In December, Al Jazeera visited the Richmond County Housing Authority, where homeless people from all over the county sleep.There were no facilities to offer food, but the residents were encouraged to bring their own food, which they often did."We have a lot of homeless people in our community," said Sarah Brown, a housing authority volunteer who has worked with the

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Retailers say they’re ready for grocery store competition

Retailers have been scrambling to stay ahead of grocery store competitors as the retail industry seeks to expand.Here are some of the retailers that are taking the fight to rivals.GEICO • The Minneapolis-based grocery chain said Tuesday it has hired a former assistant manager at a rival grocery store and will open its first store in the Washington, D.C., metro

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