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At Unstaffed Coffee Shop, You're on Your Honor

You check yourself out, pay on the honor system

(Newser) - At The Vault coffee shop in North Dakota, you can get a cup of joe, a cup of tea, a pastry. But you get it yourself and you ring yourself up—and when you do, you're on your honor at what The Vault's owner thinks is the only... More »

Honor System Holds at Unmanned DC Store

Shoppers found Safeway unlocked, left cash for supplies

(Newser) - If you’re among those who’ve lost faith in humanity, a story from snowbound Washington might cheer you: After employees evidently left a Safeway grocery store unlocked, customers who salvaged items from the mainly gutted shelves actually left cash for them. A Safeway rep can’t confirm that’s... More »

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