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01/22/2018 07:12 PM
Morgan Stanley Says Harold Ford Jr. Wasn’t Fired for Sexual Misconduct
Six weeks after firing the former congressman, Morgan Stanley said the dismissal wasn’t due to sexual misconduct. Mr. Ford had been a polarizing figure at the bank.

01/22/2018 08:27 PM
Montana Governor Signs Order to Force Net Neutrality
An executive order forbids broadband providers with new or renewed state contracts to block or charge higher fees for faster delivery of websites.

01/22/2018 07:46 PM
China’s Housing Market Is Like a Casino. Can a Property Tax Tame It?
Officials appear to be warming to the idea of imposing the country’s first national tax on homes to cool a market subject to wild booms and busts.

01/22/2018 06:30 PM
The Shift: What if a Healthier Facebook Is Just … Instagram?
As Facebook undergoes a renovation focused on improving its users’ well-being, the company could take inspiration from an app it already owns.

01/22/2018 08:13 PM
At Davos, 6 Feet of Snow Brings Limousines to a Crawl
A weekend blizzard was still filling the mountain valley with more snow on Monday night as heads of state and C.E.O.s tried to gather for the World Economic Forum.

01/21/2018 03:00 PM
Inside Amazon Go, a Store of the Future
The technology inside Amazon’s new convenience store, opening Monday in downtown Seattle, enables a shopping experience like no other — including no checkout lines.

01/22/2018 03:45 AM
After #OscarsSoWhite, Hispanics Seek Their Hollywood Moment
The last time a Hispanic actor was nominated for an Academy Award was 2012 and, according to a study, only 3 percent of speaking characters in films are Latino.

01/22/2018 07:16 PM
Fox in the Globalist Henhouse? Davos Awaits Trump’s Arrival
How will President Trump’s protectionism go over at the elite World Economic Forum meeting in Davos, Switzerland, which draws leaders who believe in globalism and free trade?

01/21/2018 10:32 PM
There Is Nothing Virtual About Bitcoin’s Energy Appetite
Creating a single token requires as much electricity as two years’ worth of consumption by an average American home. Some enthusiasts believe that’s a problem.

01/22/2018 12:32 AM
Sundance, Steeped in Weinstein Mystique, Enters a New Era
Harvey Weinstein helped put the Sundance Film Festival on the map. But organizers say this year’s slate, which puts women front and center, shows the festival has moved on.

01/22/2018 09:32 PM
Richemont, Doubling Down on Online Luxury, May Buy Yoox Net-a-Porter
The Swiss conglomerate made a surprise $3.4 billion offer nearly three years after Yoox and Net-a-Porter merged in an all-share deal.

01/22/2018 09:14 PM
What Will Trump Do in Davos: DealBook Briefing
He is a populist president, but if he attends the World Economic Forum (a big if, given the government shutdown), will he provoke division or stress unity?

01/22/2018 12:43 PM
Sanofi, Facing Threat From Generics, Moves to Buy Hemophilia Drug Maker
The $11.6 billion deal for Bioverativ would bolster the French pharmaceutical giant’s portfolio as it faces falling sales for its diabetes drug, Lantus.

01/22/2018 09:08 PM
Energy and Technology Companies Lead US Stocks Higher
Energy and technology companies are rising Monday, putting major indexes on track for more record high closes. Smaller companies reversed some early losses after the Senate reached a short-term deal to end the government shutdown. High-dividend stocks are also up as bond yields hold steady. Yields had climbed to their highest level in more than three years last week.

01/22/2018 08:44 PM
White Collar Watch: Who Should Pay for Financial Transparency? Banks or Government?
The issue is taking on added urgency with new regulations to fight money laundering and foreign corruption set to take effect in May.

01/22/2018 08:19 PM
U.S. Accuses Accountants of Trying to Game Reviews of KPMG Audits
Prosecutors have charged five former KPMG employees and a former government accountant with plotting to help the auditing firm get a leg up in a regulatory review.

01/22/2018 07:20 PM
Megyn Kelly Fuels Her On-Air Feud With Jane Fonda
Giving NBC’s morning audience a glimpse of her Fox News persona, Ms. Kelly said Ms. Fonda “has no business lecturing anyone on what qualifies as offensive.”

01/22/2018 07:08 PM
Camila Cabello’s Solo Debut Opens at No. 1
The former Fifth Harmony member’s new album, “Camila,” had the equivalent of 119,000 sales. “The Greatest Showman” soundtrack slid to No. 2.

01/22/2018 07:52 PM
SpaceX’s Big Rocket, the Falcon Heavy, Finally Reaches the Launchpad
After years of delay, the Falcon Heavy — a beefed-up version of SpaceX’s workhorse Falcon 9 — could launch in the weeks ahead.

01/22/2018 03:28 PM
No Passport or Ticket: How a Woman Evaded Airport Security and Flew to London
Marilyn Hartman has successfully sneaked onto three flights since 2014 and attempted to breach airport security at least a dozen times.

01/22/2018 10:00 AM
News Analysis: Populism Is Waning, Which Is Reason to Party in Davos
As the World Economic Forum convenes in Davos, the powerful are feeling optimistic because of waning worries about populism and global economic growth.

01/22/2018 02:00 AM
Nafta Talks Resume and Trump Plans to Speak at Davos Economic Forum
Mexico and Canada are expected to offer their own proposals in the Nafta talks. The government will estimate U.S. economic growth in the fourth quarter.

01/21/2018 11:07 PM
John Coleman, Co-Founder of the Weather Channel, Dies at 83
The first weather forecaster on “Good Morning America,” Mr. Coleman started the Weather Channel in 1981, but was forced out after a year.

01/22/2018 04:16 AM
Advertising: As Facebook Changes Its Feed, Advertisers See Video Ambitions
The changes the social network recently made to its news feed has some advertisers thinking there will be opportunities for growth in video.

01/21/2018 06:21 PM
‘Greatest Showman’ Becomes a Sleeper Hit as Disrespected Films Flourish
Movies dismissed by most of Hollywood are dominating the box office, including “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle,” which was No. 1 for a third week.

01/21/2018 10:32 PM
Peterborough Journal: This City Once Made Much of What Canada Bought. But No More.
With the closing of plants like a 126-year-old G.E. factory, many in Peterborough, Ontario, scoff at the idea that Nafta benefits only Canada and Mexico.

01/21/2018 01:40 PM
Hedi Slimane Taking the Reins at Céline
The designer, who reinvigorated Yves Saint Laurent with a hard rock look, now will be directing a brand that has emphasized clothes for working women.

01/22/2018 01:31 PM
World Economic Forum: At Davos, Pioneering Women Are Chosen to Lead Again
The seven chairwomen of the World Economic Forum are pushing boundaries around the globe.

01/22/2018 04:04 PM
Isabelle Kocher Breaks the Corporate Mold
The chief executive of the French company Engie is one of the seven chairwomen leading the World Economic Forum this year.

01/21/2018 11:00 AM
Nations Seek the Elusive Cure for Cyberattacks
Securing the world from these types of attacks will be on the agenda when many of the world’s top leaders gather at the World Economic Forum in Davos this week.

01/20/2018 09:51 PM
Resolving Who Owns What Land Lies at Heart of Zimbabwe’s Future
Even as villagers in land coveted by Grace Mugabe celebrated the end of an era, determining who has title to farms is a critical step in Zimbabwe’s development and democratization.

01/22/2018 07:48 AM
How Corruption and Cronyism in Banking Fueled Iran’s Protests
Thousands lost their savings in the collapse of shady banks, part of a broader economic system plagued by insider dealing, mismanagement and inefficiency.

01/20/2018 08:59 PM
The Longer It Lasts, the More a Shutdown Could Hurt the Economy
The early days of the federal government shutdown won’t slow the American economy much, but that could change if the impasse drags out.

01/20/2018 04:26 PM
Yes, People Really Are Eating Tide Pods. No, It’s Not Safe.
An improbable and dangerous idea promoted on the internet has become a cause for genuine concern, the authorities said.

01/22/2018 07:54 PM
Retiring: There’s Community and Consensus. But It’s No Commune.
A small movement with an ungainly name, cohousing, is appealing to more people of retirement age — and younger — who no longer want to be isolated.

01/20/2018 12:00 PM
T. Boone Pickens, a Texas-Size Businessman, Calls It Quits
A cantankerous self-made tycoon, Mr. Pickens shook up the oil business, promoted the concept of shareholder value and evangelized for renewable energy.

01/20/2018 11:00 AM
World Economic Forum: With Davos Approaching, the Global Economy Is Surging, but Growth Could Stall
A robust and ‘synchronized’ recovery has been slow in coming, and some fear growth will peak next year.

01/20/2018 11:00 AM
Keeping Alaïa Alive: A Designer Died, but His Brand Did Not
Two months after Azzedine Alaïa’s death, his company plots a course for the future.

01/20/2018 10:00 AM
Nicolle Wallace’s Road From the White House to 30 Rock
How a former aide to George W. Bush and campaign strategist for John McCain’s 2008 presidential run has became a somewhat unlikely TV star at MSNBC.

01/20/2018 01:44 AM
Herbert Schmertz, Innovative Public-Relations Man, Dies at 87
Mr. Schmertz promoted “advertorials” for Mobil Oil during the 1970s oil shortages and was instrumental in arranging its sponsorship of PBS programs.

01/20/2018 05:16 AM
Joe Frank, Spinner of Strange Radio Tales, Is Dead at 79
Delivered in a measured baritone, Mr. Frank’s monologues trod the line between fact and fiction and brought listeners into unusual territory.

01/20/2018 12:28 AM
Breakingviews: Trump’s Win on Tax Cuts Could End Up a Rare One
Slashing corporate taxes last month was a Republican success. But the wrangling over a shutdown is indicative of the partisan deadlock to come.

01/19/2018 11:59 PM
Christine Beshar, Trailblazing Lawyer, Dies at 88
She was one of the first female partners at a Wall Street law firm and, in another first, persuaded it to provide on-site emergency child-care.

01/22/2018 04:16 AM
Delta Air Lines Tightens Rules for Service and Support Animals
The carrier will require more preflight documentation as a surge in animals used to aid disabled travelers and offer emotional support has raised safety concerns.

01/19/2018 10:54 PM
Bank of America Executive Departs After Misconduct Claim
The executive, Omeed Malik, was accused of inappropriate sexual conduct with a young woman, according to people briefed on the bank’s investigation.

01/19/2018 10:59 PM
The 747 Had a Great Run. But Farewell Doesn’t Mean the End.
The final Boeing 747 flight by any commercial United States airline took to the sky recently, with some tears and farewells. But a new life for the plane beckons.

01/19/2018 09:55 PM
Airliners Have Become China’s Newest Means of Pressuring Taiwan
China has opened a new air route for civilian airliners through the tense Taiwan Strait, at a time when it is also sending bombers and warships near Taiwan.

 

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