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08/21/2018 12:12 AM
A Chinese Pharmacist Found Out He Had Cancer. Then He Vanished.
Rather than burden his parents with the expense of his treatment, Tang Gongwei chose to disappear.

08/21/2018 04:52 AM
‘We Cannot Afford This’: Malaysia Pushes Back Against China’s Vision
A country that once courted Chinese investment now fears becoming overly indebted for big projects that are neither viable nor necessary — except to China.

08/20/2018 07:40 PM
Venezuela Agrees to Pay $2 Billion Over Seizure of Oil Projects
The state oil company was under pressure after ConocoPhillips, which had won an arbitration ruling in a decade-long fight, seized cargoes and terminals to force compliance.

08/20/2018 11:09 PM
8 Fast-Food Chains Will End ‘No-Poach’ Policies
The restaurants have pledged to end a practice that prohibited workers from switching jobs within the individual chains.

08/21/2018 02:46 AM
After the Bitcoin Boom: Hard Lessons for Cryptocurrency Investors
The number of people who bought virtual currencies more than doubled last winter. For people who got in late, the bust has been disastrous.

08/20/2018 08:09 PM
India Moves to Take Custody of Accused Jeweler Who Fled to Britain
Indian authorities are seeking the extradition of Nirav Modi, whose designs have been worn by Kate Winslet and Naomi Watts. He is accused of defrauding banks of $2 billion.

08/20/2018 08:49 PM
Company Is Offering ‘Fur-ternity Leave’ for New Pet Owners
After a handful of employees at Nina Hale, a marketing company, had asked to work from home with their new dogs and cats, it became an official benefit.

08/20/2018 08:58 PM
Farfetch, Online Retailer, Plans to Go Public as Luxury E-Commerce Grows
The London-based online luxury marketplace, which has more than a billion active consumers, has turned to Wall Street to fuel its growth.

08/21/2018 01:02 AM
A Candidate Backs Medical Marijuana, and Wells Fargo Closes Her Account
Nikki Fried, a Democrat running for Florida agriculture commissioner, said Wells Fargo had acted after reading about her platform and asking about her donors.

08/20/2018 11:51 PM
PepsiCo to Buy SodaStream for $3.2 Billion, in Push for Healthier Options
The deal for the maker of home-carbonation machines is a late effort by PepsiCo’s departing chief executive to firmly steer the company away from sugary sodas.

08/20/2018 10:23 PM
Netflix Tests Promotional Videos but Users See ‘Commercials’
An experiment by Netflix to highlight some of its shows with promotional videos was met with resistance from viewers who disliked the interruptions.

08/20/2018 12:50 PM
DealBook Briefing: Who Isn’t Worried About Elon Musk?
Tesla shares dropped after the company founder’s emotional interview with The New York Times. Investors, and Arianna Huffington, are concerned.

08/20/2018 11:14 PM
Wall St. Rises on Trade Optimism, Pares Gains After Trump Fed Comments
Wall Street's major indexes rose on Monday on optimism over trade talks between the United States and China, though they fell from session highs after President Donald Trump criticized the Federal Reserve's raising interest rates.

08/21/2018 07:45 AM
Take a Number: You’re Getting Very Sleepy. (So Is Everyone Else.)
Fewer people in industrialized countries are getting adequate sleep.

08/21/2018 07:30 AM
Honeybees Are Hurting. What Else Can Pollinate Our Food?
The dominant pollinator is under siege, straining the business of farming. Now growers are turning to alternative species to help their crops.

08/21/2018 01:21 AM
Do the Asia Argento Allegations Discredit #MeToo? Its Founder Doesn’t Think So
Ms. Argento, a leader of the #MeToo movement, paid off her accuser, documents show.

08/20/2018 02:42 AM
Asia Argento, a #MeToo Leader, Made a Deal With Her Own Accuser
The actress and director Asia Argento, among the first women to publicly accuse Harvey Weinstein, arranged to pay an actor after he said she sexually assaulted him when he was 17, documents show.

08/20/2018 01:52 PM
Tesla Slashes Spending, and May Add to Its Troubles
The electric-car maker’s cash position was closely watched even before its chief executive, Elon Musk, floated the idea of taking the company private.

08/20/2018 12:21 AM
How Sexism Follows Women From the Cradle to the Workplace
New economic research suggests that the attitudes toward a woman when she is born have a lasting impact on how much she works, and earns, as an adult.

08/19/2018 11:35 PM
Greece’s Bailout Is Ending. The Pain Is Far From Over.
As a new era of financial independence beckons, more than a third of the population is in poverty, unemployment remains high and wages have tumbled.

08/20/2018 02:20 AM
Uber’s Vision of Self-Driving Cars Begins to Blur
Since a self-driving Uber killed a pedestrian in March, the company’s executives have been divided over the future of its autonomous vehicle efforts.

08/20/2018 01:56 AM
Advertising: To Reach Men, Advertisers Dial In to Sports Radio
Sports is a niche area in radio over all, but it is increasingly attractive to marketers who want to reach an engaged audience that is primarily male.

08/19/2018 08:29 PM
Interviewing Elon Musk
For our Corner Office columnist, an hour with a deeply emotional Mr. Musk was not just another C.E.O. interview.

08/19/2018 11:42 PM
The Week Ahead: China Trade Talks Resume, and the Fed Chairman Will Speak
Reports will show whether the housing market continued to slow in July, and Greece officially ends its reliance on financial bailouts.

08/20/2018 06:13 PM
‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Tops Box Office, Proving Power of Diversity (Again)
With $25 million in weekend ticket sales, “Crazy Rich Asians” gave Hollywood its best-selling comedy since “Girls Trip,” another unusually inclusive film.

08/19/2018 01:30 PM
News Analysis: The West Hoped for Democracy in Turkey. Erdogan Had Other Ideas.
Turkey’s descent into authoritarianism and crisis has destroyed whatever hopes remained that the country’s president might serve as a force for moderation.

08/18/2018 08:55 PM
Elon Musk’s Highs and Lows
Serial entrepreneur Elon Musk wants to fundamentally change the way we live. But his path to success has been characterized by both great accomplishments and flirtations with failure.

08/18/2018 12:00 PM
Retiring: Helping Banks Flag Fraud Against Seniors
A new law gives banks and their workers greater protection against liability in order to report suspicious activity — as long as they receive training to help them recognize it.

08/18/2018 11:00 AM
‘Lit’ Is Over, and Other Things You Can Pay Teens to Teach You
Consulting firms like JÜV are helping grown-up brands talk to young people without condescending to them.

08/19/2018 03:45 PM
Elon Musk’s No Good, Very Bad Year: A Tesla Timeline
“This past year has been the most difficult and painful year of my career,” said Mr. Musk, the head of Tesla. “It was excruciating.”

08/18/2018 10:00 AM
Vitamin D, the Sunshine Supplement, Has Shadowy Money Behind It
The doctor most responsible for creating a billion-dollar juggernaut has received hundreds of thousands of dollars from the vitamin D industry.

08/18/2018 01:14 AM
How Aretha Franklin’s ‘Respect’ Became a Battle Cry for Musicians Seeking Royalties
The song “Respect” helped Aretha Franklin soar to fame and became an anthem for the women’s rights movement. But radio royalties for the song went to its writer, Otis Redding.

08/18/2018 02:12 AM
Investors Betting Against Tesla Made $1 Billion on Friday
Tesla’s stock tumbled 10 percent Friday, generating more than $1 billion in profits for investors betting on a fall in the electric-car maker’s shares.

08/18/2018 04:23 PM
Trump’s Plan for Coal Emissions: Let Coal States Regulate Them
President Trump is planning an overhaul of climate regulations that lets states set their own rules, according to people who have seen the proposal. Environmentalists say emissions could rise.

08/18/2018 01:18 AM
Weekend at Elon’s: A Tesla Subplot With Azealia Banks
The rapper’s account of an encounter with Elon Musk set social media on fire. But that wasn’t the last word. Not by a long shot.

08/18/2018 12:01 AM
Booming Economy May Be Little Felt as Voters Decide
Republicans say the economy will help them in November. Democrats say it won’t. New data says the full story is more complicated.

08/17/2018 11:26 PM
Trade War Worries Iowa Republicans in a Close House Race
In a region where farm troubles can ripple through the economy, even backers of President Trump are wary of the damage a tariff battle could cause.

08/18/2018 12:44 AM
Canada on the Sidelines as U.S. and Mexico Near an Agreement on Nafta
The United States and Mexico are making progress, but the trade talks still exclude America’s closer political and economic partner.

08/17/2018 09:05 PM
The Workologist: You’re Ready to Quit. How Much Notice Do You Owe?
An employee worries that she has promised to give four weeks’ notice to her current boss if she leaves for a new job, but that may be too long for a future employer. Here’s how to finesse the issue.

08/17/2018 08:55 PM
Workspace: Life at Vans, Where Surfboards and Skateboards, Art and Music Rule
Vans’ global brand president works in a space that is steeped in art, music, action sports and punk rock.

08/17/2018 08:40 PM
Wealth Matters: When a $1,000 Gift Is Better Than $1 Million
With KentPresents, Benjamin Rosen, the former chairman of Compaq, is following a trend in philanthropy that focuses on the benefits of smaller gifts.

08/17/2018 08:30 PM
Vocations: The Challenge of Fighting California Wildfires
A firefighter marvels at the power of the natural forces he must face.

08/18/2018 12:01 AM
A Family Lives in Limbo After an Amusement Park Accident
A family’s tragedy at a Michigan amusement park highlights how parks have kept free of federal oversight.

08/17/2018 09:58 PM
Your Money Adviser: What You Need to Know About Safe Deposit Boxes
More bank customers are going digital. Still, safe deposit boxes are good for documents and valuables that you usually don’t need on short notice.

08/18/2018 12:30 AM
Erdogan to Turkey: The West Is Waging ‘Economic War’
Turkey’s president turns American actions against Turkey to his advantage, appealing to national pride and deflecting responsibility for the lira’s collapse.

08/18/2018 04:28 AM
Trump Asks S.E.C. to Study Quarterly Earnings Requirements for Public Firms
The president said he wanted the Securities and Exchange Commission to weigh letting companies report results just twice a year.

08/17/2018 02:00 PM
They’re Falsely Accused of Shoplifting, but Retailers Demand Penalties
Walmart and other companies are using aggressive legal tactics to get the money back, demanding payments even when people haven’t been convicted of wrongdoing.

 

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