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 2021-08-01 19:00 

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Economy Week Ahead: Factories, Trade, Employment...

The U.S. employment report for July is the focus of this week's economic indicators....

 2021-08-01 18:37 

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Ruth Pearl Found a Mission After the Execution of Her Son...

Daniel Pearl's mother, who has died at age 85, ran a foundation promoting understanding between cultures and hosted Muslim journalists in her home....

 2021-08-01 17:54 

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Senators Push to Wrap Up Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill This Week...

The $1 trillion measure's fate in the House will be tied to that of a much larger package of Democratic climate and anti-poverty priorities that Republicans oppose....

 2021-08-01 17:39 

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Fauci Warns on Covid-19 That 'Things Are Going to Get Worse'...

The chief medical adviser points to the more contagious Delta variant and a surge of new cases....

 2021-08-01 17:34 

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'Jungle Cruise' Tops a Middling Weekend Box Office...

The movie's opening draws $34.2 million in U.S. and Canada, making path to profitability look hard....

 2021-08-01 17:00 

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For Black and Latino Workers, Equity Rewards Are Elusive...

As a result, they lose a chance to build wealth in a life-changing way....

 2021-08-01 15:58 

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August Is Full of Surprises...

The month they mock as lazy gave us color TV sports, the Berlin Wall and the web....

 2021-08-01 15:58 

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Simone Biles Is an Example for Your Teen...

Social media has made the pathologies of fame ubiquitous....

 2021-08-01 15:38 

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Chile Workers at World's Biggest Copper Mine Vote to Strike...

The move potentially risks supply disruptions of a key metal as the world's economy continues to recover from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic....

 2021-08-01 15:37 

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Sale of Marlboro Ranch Snuffs Out Smokers' Vacation Dreams...

Cigarette maker Philip Morris USA sold the Montana property and some are disappointed; "I decided now's a good time to try to quit."...

 2021-08-01 15:28 

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Myanmar Rulers Extend State of Emergency...

Junta leader pledges to hold democratic elections within two years....

 2021-08-01 15:16 

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Belarus Tries to Send Olympic Sprinter Home After Criticism...

Krystsina Tsimanouskaya asks for help in preventing Belarus Olympic Committee from removing her from Japan against her will....

 2021-08-01 15:13 

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How to Fight Critical Race Theory's New Hegemony...

CRT opponents must also wage a 'war of position.'...

 2021-08-01 15:12 

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Iran's Gift to President Biden...

A new demand opens the door to a new nuclear deal....

 2021-08-01 15:12 

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Fauci and U.S. Funding for the Wuhan Lab...

Money is fungible and its provision to any adversary is wrong....

 2021-08-01 15:11 

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My Cultural-Sensitivity Trainer Didn't Get the Joke...

Several years ago, I made the wittiest comment in the 2,500-year history of organized medicine....

 2021-08-01 15:00 

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The U.S. National Team's Reluctant Specialist in Drama...

U.S. goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher's heroics against penalties are quietly shaping this era for the most successful squad in women's soccer....

 2021-08-01 15:00 

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Ford's Utility Man Drives Its Commercial-Vehicle Strategy...

Ted Cannis applies a diverse background to a new strategic imperative: expanding services to those customers buying work trucks and vans....

 2021-08-01 15:00 

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Ohio Race Highlights Rift Between Sanders, Clyburn Wings of Democratic Party...

A House special election primary in Cleveland is shaping up as a proxy war over the direction of the Democratic Party, with the top two candidates—Nina Turner and Shontel Brown—drawing millions in donations....

 2021-08-01 14:55 

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Trump vs. Obama-Biden Is No Contest on Russia Policy...

Can't John Bolton see that?...

 2021-08-01 14:25 

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They Were Battling for Olympic Gold. They Called It a Draw Instead....

Facing a jump-off for first place, high-jumpers Gianmarco Tamberi and Mutaz Barshim fell back on an obscure rule to share the title....

 2021-08-01 14:00 

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Reduction in Fed's Asset Purchases Might Not Spark 'Taper Tantrum'...

Research suggests the pace of asset purchases matters less than the ultimate size of Fed's bond portfolio....

 2021-08-01 14:00 

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Heavyweight Companies Enjoy Outsize Rewards as Economy Rebounds...

Corporate titans raced ahead during the Covid-19 pandemic, and they are extending that lead over smaller rivals as the rich world bounces back....

 2021-08-01 13:35 

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Italy's Lamont Marcell Jacobs Wins Tokyo Olympics 100 Meters, Becomes Nation's First 'Fastest Man'...

Lamont Marcell Jacobs won a closely contested Tokyo Olympics men's 100 meters on Sunday, becoming the first Italian to capture the title of world's fastest man....

 2021-08-01 13:00 

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Should There Be a Mandatory Retirement Age for Senior Executives?...

Proponents say it can protect shareholders from incompetent leaders. Opponents say it is a solution in search of a problem....

 2021-08-01 13:00 

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Our 2021 Laptop Buying Guide: How to Choose the Best for You...

Now is a great time to buy a new laptop: The surge in sales and usage during the past 18 months finally got manufacturers to improve what had been fairly stagnant offerings. Here's how to picking the right one....

 2021-08-01 13:00 

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Tech Startup Financing Hits Records as Giant Funds Dwarf Venture Capitalists...

Hedge funds, mutual funds and pension funds are investing heavily in startups, leading to higher valuations and more leverage for company founders....

 2021-08-01 12:35 

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China's #MeToo Advocates Laud Police Detention of Pop Star Kris Wu...

Women's-rights activists see the detention of pop star Kris Wu, one of China's best-known celebrities, on suspected rape as a breakthrough after years of resistance from authorities....

 2021-08-01 12:31 

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U.S. Swimming Tops the Medal Table, but With Fewer Golds...

American swimmers won 30 medals in Tokyo, but had fewer first-place finishes than in Rio....

 2021-08-01 12:03 

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The Amazing Adventure of the Overnight Olympian...

Matt Ludwig was the odd pole vaulter out at Team USA. Then he was told to get on a plane, fast....

 2021-08-01 12:00 

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Two U.S. Companies Seek Continued Tariffs on Imported Solar Panels...

Auxin Solar and Suniva plan to ask the U.S. International Trade Commission to extend the solar tariffs for four years, reigniting a fight that has split the industry—and could force the White House to choose sides....

 2021-08-01 12:00 

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She Ditched Her Career in Media to Become a Jewelry Designer...

Marla Aaron was climbing the corporate ladder in the media world, until the day when she'd had enough—and stepped into the unknown to become a jewelry designer and entrepreneur; she hasn't looked back....

 2021-08-01 11:03 

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American Xander Schauffele Wins Olympic Golf, With Lessons from Japan and Germany...

Xander Schauffele's 18-under par win here at Kasumigaseki Country Club solidified a distinctly American journey that traces its roots through Germany, San Diego and Japan....

 2021-08-01 11:00 

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A Cash-Strapped Corner of China Finds a Financial Tonic—Hard Liquor...

The rise of China's biggest liquor company, Kweichow Moutai, has been a gift for the indebted province that is the company's majority shareholder. "There is a lot of pressure to share the joy in Guizhou," says one analyst....

 2021-08-01 11:00 

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Delta Variant Spreads to Indonesia's Remote, Vulnerable Islands...

For 18 months, a town in a remote, heavily forested part of eastern Borneo island had avoided the worst of Indonesia's Covid-19 pandemic. Then, in early July, doctors in Tanah Grogot started seeing what they had long feared....

 2021-08-01 10:00 

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Samsung Takes Intel's Chip-Seller Crown, but Bigger Showdown Looms...

Intel, knocked off its perch as the biggest-revenue chip maker by Samsung, is looking to battle its South Korean rival in one of the business world's costliest endeavors: contract manufacturing of the most-advanced chips....

 2021-08-01 10:00 

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These New Hires Made Fast Friends Working From Home...

Making connections when starting a new remote job can be hard, but many younger workers have overcome the awkwardness of the digital chat box to initiate meaningful friendships....

 2021-08-01 09:54 

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The Crazy Seven-Man Playoff for an Olympic Bronze Medal in Golf...

Seven players competed in a highly unusual playoff for third-place, a tiebreaker that wouldn't normally happen on tour but was needed to settle who gets on the podium....

 2021-08-01 09:40 

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Eviction Ban's Expiration Leaves Renters in South Appearing Most Vulnerable...

Laws and procedures to evict tenants in some Southern states are among the most landlord-friendly in the U.S....

 2021-08-01 09:33 

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Inflation Is Hot Now, but Investors Are Betting That Won't Last...

Inflation has vexed money managers this year, yet markets are starting to signal that investors may be growing less fearful of price trends....

 2021-08-01 09:33 

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Fired Executive Says Deutsche Bank's DWS Overstated Sustainable-Investing Efforts...

The bank's asset-management arm has struggled to define and implement an ESG strategy, according to its former sustainability chief and internal emails and presentations....

 2021-08-01 09:30 

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Companies Pay New Workers Higher Wages, and Current Employees Ask, 'What About Us?'...

Companies across the U.S. are raising the pay floor for new employees in a difficult hiring market, prompting longtime workers to reassess their own compensation and get more....

 2021-08-01 09:30 

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FDA Under Pressure to Grant Full Approval to Covid-19 Vaccines...

Some schools, hospitals and employers are hesitant to mandate vaccines while shots are still only authorized for emergency use....

 2021-08-01 09:00 

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You Can Go to a Game In Tokyo. Just Not an Olympic Game....

Many daily activities continue with some semblance of normalcy—including the country's national high school baseball championship....

 2021-08-01 08:29 

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The Uneven Bars at the Tokyo Olympics Are Uneven...

At Tokyo, the apparatus is unusually bouncy, prompting a scramble for some countries to get their hands on a set....

 2021-08-01 08:15 

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Hong Kong Cuts Ties With Teachers Union, Saying It Incited Protests...

The city's education bureau said it would no longer meet with representatives or hear its concerns after two of China's state-media outlets called for an investigation into the group....

 2021-08-01 08:00 

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Russian Gymnast's 'Miracle' Recovery From Injury Powers Russia's Gymnastics Resurgence...

Doctors said Artur Dalaloyan would take a year to recover from an Achilles tendon tear in April. He won team gold in Tokyo....

 2021-08-01 03:16 

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Simone Biles Says She's Out of the Olympic Floor Exercise Final...

Simone Biles's last opportunity to compete in the Games will come Tuesday, with the balance beam final for which she has qualified but hasn't decided whether she will compete....

 2021-08-01 00:46 

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Trump Has $102 Million in Political Cash as GOP Eyes Midterm Elections...

Former President Donald Trump already has $102 million in political cash that he can wield as the GOP eyes retaking majorities in Congress next year, according to a Trump aide....

 2021-07-31 21:41 

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Robinhood Sold IPO Shares to More Than 300,000 of Its Customers...

Users representing about 1.3% of the company's funded accounts participated in Robinhood's initial public offering earlier this week, according to numbers provided by the online brokerage....

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