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As Their Anchors Sink, Malls Try To Present Retail 'Experience'

With more department stores closing, some owners are trying to make malls "more experiential," adding gyms and theaters. One developer is targeting Hispanics with regular concerts and festivities.

Officer Edward Nero (center) arrives at court in Baltimore on Monday. Nero has been found not guilty of multiple misdemeanor charges in the Freddie Gray case. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Baltimore Police Officer Found Not Guilty In Freddie Gray Case

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This prototype built by MIT researchers can be reconfigured to manufacture different types of pharmaceuticals. Courtesy of the Allan Myerson lab hide caption

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Inventing A Machine That Spits Out Drugs In A Whole New Way

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A shop owner waits for customers in a market in the resort town of Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt. Over the past nine months, tourism has plummeted in the country after a series of deadly attacks. Chris McGrath/Getty Images hide caption

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People Aren't Coming To See The Pyramids Or Snorkel In The Red Sea

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Hopelessness is Anohni's first solo album. It combines dance beats with a hard look at global issues. Alice O'Malley/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Anohni's 'Hopelessness' And The Power Of Speaking Out

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In a 7-1 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court sided with a Georgia death-row inmate appealing his murder conviction, citing efforts by prosecutors to exclude blacks from the jury panel. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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Supreme Court Orders New Trial For Black Death Row Inmate Convicted By All-White Jury

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A woman rides an escalator past closed storefronts inside the largely empty White Flint Mall, in Bethesda, Md., in 2014. The mall closed last year. Patrick Semansky/AP hide caption

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As Their Anchors Sink, Malls Try To Present Retail 'Experience'

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