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zellproperty.jpgAbode Issue Doesn’t Bode Well: New Tribune Co. owner Sam Zell calls himself a “vulture investor” who apparently delights in raising the rents of mobile home residents.

fb.jpgSound Check: EMI is ending its copying constraints on songs sold on iTunes for all its artists — except the Beatles. So if you want to hear the Ballad of John and Yoko, you’re still going to have to settle for the cover by Frenchy Burrito.

itch.jpgItching For Better Stories: Every week we read it, and every week we wonder: Didn’t this use to be a health section?

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Travel Writing

Travel WritingStarting September 23, learn how to turn your travel stories into published essays and articles! Taught by a former Vanity Fair staff writer, James Sturz will teach you how to report, interview, and find sources, discover story ideas and pitch them successfully, and understand what travel editors look for in a story. Register now!