Leasing a TV may sound like the type of scheme cooked up by college students and others suffering from cash-strapped fever. But renting to own ordinary household items is expanding to more mainstream consumers. Just ask the folks at Aaron's, the Atlanta-based company with $1.56 billion in sales that leases new and used appliances and furniture to the credit-unworthy.

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Catalonia crisis: Spanish prime minister wants region's leaders removed
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Barcelona, Spain (CNN) The Spanish government aggressively moved to squash Catalonia's growing independence movement Saturday when Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy announced plans to dissolve the regional government, remove elected leaders as ...
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Ex-Presidents and Trump Show Unity at Hurricane Benefit Concert
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The five living former United States presidents, from left, Jimmy Carter, George Bush, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton and Barack Obama, appeared onstage at a benefit concert in College Station, Tex. Credit LM Otero/Associated Press. In a rare show of ...
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Washington Post
Trump plans to release JFK assassination documents despite concerns from federal agencies
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President Trump announced Saturday morning that he planned to release the tens of thousands of never-before-seen documents left in the files related to President John F. Kennedy's assassination held by the National Archives and Records Administration.
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Led by Jose Altuve, Astros' journey to World Series shows the heart of a champion
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HOUSTON -- Manager A.J. Hinch loves to poke fun at the perception of his Houston Astros as an "analytical" organization. He's a Stanford graduate, general manager Jeff Luhnow is an Ivy Leaguer with roots in the managerial consulting world and their ...
Astros Shove Aside the Yankees and Head to the World SeriesNew York Times
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Carter volunteers to help solve tensions with North Korea
The Hill
Former President Jimmy Carter says he is open to working with President Trump to solve the growing tensions between the U.S. and North Korea. In an interview with The New York Times' Maureen Dowd, Carter said he would go to the country to work on ...
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Funeral held for Sgt. La David Johnson, fallen soldier caught in Trump call controversy
Washington Post
Sgt. La David Johnson, one of four U.S. soldiers who died in Niger earlier this month when Islamic State militants attacked them, was remembered Saturday in a funeral in Florida that drew hundreds of mourners. Before dawn Saturday, an electronic road ...
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Murder-suicide of missing couple in Joshua Tree brings grief, questions from family and friends
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Japanese voters brave typhoon to cast ballots in snap election
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TOKYO ? Despite the typhoon due to hit late in the evening, Japanese voters headed out on a rainy and windy Sunday to vote for their next government. Recent polls suggest Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling coalition will win decisively in the vote. If ...
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Trump: 'End of the ISIS caliphate is in sight'
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Notre Dame makes quick, easy work of USC
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