Prashant Jeloka and Meenal Bagla in their Boston apartment. They say they are happier with the freedom and flexibility of renting. Jess Bidgood/WBUR hide caption

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Empty Shelves? Under a new program in Baltimore, patrons can buy groceries online, and pick them up at one of two libraries in the city. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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