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 2021-10-17 15:20 

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British Police Question Alleged Attacker in Killing of Conservative Lawmaker David Amess...

The suspect is identified as a 25-year-old British citizen of Somali descent, an official said....

 2021-10-17 14:12 

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How to Prevent China From Invading Taiwan...

A change in posture will be necessary....

 2021-10-17 14:11 

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In North Carolina, Let the People Rule...

This power grab would call into question the legitimacy of the state Supreme Court and the electoral process....

 2021-10-17 14:09 

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Tax Competition Will Outlive Yellen's Global Tax Deal...

Countries will still be free to define exclusions....

 2021-10-17 14:08 

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The Abuse of the Patriot Act...

All laws have unintended consequences. Better not to toe the line on individual rights....

 2021-10-17 14:08 

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'The Child Is Not the Mere Creature of the State'...

Parents have rights, even before local school boards....

 2021-10-17 14:00 

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Supply-Chain Bottlenecks, Elevated Inflation to Last Well Into Next Year, Survey Finds...

Economists see supply constraints and labor shortages as bigger risks to economy than Covid-19, WSJ survey finds....

 2021-10-17 13:17 

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Facebook Says AI Can Enforce Its Rules, but the Company's Own Engineers Are Doubtful...

AI has only minimal success in removing hate speech, violent images and other chronic problems from the platform, according to internal company reports. It can't consistently identify first-person shooting videos, racist rants or gruesome car crashes....

 2021-10-17 13:08 

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The Astros Want to Move Past Their Cheating. Then Alex Cora Came Back to Town....

The Red Sox manager was suspended for his role in the Astros' sign-stealing scandal. Now he's back and taking on Houston with a World Series berth at stake....

 2021-10-17 13:03 

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Rising Mortgage Rates Shift Lenders' Focus to Home Buyers...

Mortgage lenders are refocusing on home buyers to drum up business during a slowdown in refinancing....

 2021-10-17 13:00 

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8 Things to Know When Choosing a Medicare Plan...

The choices can be confusing, and the fine print is important. But it's crucial to choose wisely, because it may be hard to change your mind....

 2021-10-17 13:00 

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How to Fix Facebook, Instagram and Social Media? Change the Defaults...

Default settings on Facebook, Instagram and other social-media apps keep you hooked on your feeds and sharing your personal data. A few changes could mean the difference between an addictive social-media experience and a healthy one....

 2021-10-17 11:03 

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Banks Promised to Cut Funding for Arctic Oil Drilling. Money Flowed Anyway....

Some investors say lenders' pledges on Arctic drilling contain loopholes....

 2021-10-17 11:00 

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Democrats Face a Deadline on Safety Net and Climate Bill Consensus...

Party lawmakers are immersed in whittling down a package initially pegged at roughly $3.5 trillion to an amount that centrists can support....

 2021-10-17 09:33 

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Biden's Soft Infrastructure Agenda May Not Boost Growth...

The president has sold soft infrastructure such as in child care, college and health as good for the economy, just like hard infrastructure such as roads and bridges. Some economists are skeptical....

 2021-10-17 09:30 

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U.S. Afghan Resettlements Slowed by Housing Shortage, Old Technology...

The U.S. push to resettle evacuees is set to take months longer than first expected as a measles scare, a nationwide housing shortage and paperwork delays have slowed the process....

 2021-10-17 09:30 

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Alibaba Faces New Threat: an Evolving Chinese Shopper...

The e-commerce company, already under regulatory scrutiny, is losing market share as Chinese consumers shift from targeted product searches to browsing and interaction....

 2021-10-17 09:30 

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India Embraces Stock Investing as Local Market Surges...

Indian stocks have risen more than any other major market in the world this year and that is enticing millions of local investors to put their savings into equities, further buoying the market....

 2021-10-17 09:30 

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Selling Cars in the Era of the Chip Shortage: Online Chats and No More Haggling...

Salespeople who once spent days walking dealership lots offering test drives now scout for online leads and explain the chip shortage to frustrated customers....

 2021-10-17 09:30 

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'Crazy' Bets on $200 Oil Invade the Options Market...

Traders are wagering U.S. crude's rally to a seven-year high is just the beginning, despite a softening global economic expansion....

 2021-10-17 01:31 

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Hollywood Workers Reach Agreement With Studios, Averting Strike...

A union has agreed to a new contract after weeks of talks ahead of a deadline, with a deal outlining changes in working conditions and pay....

 2021-10-17 01:04 

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Deal Maker for Venezuela's Maduro Regime Extradited to U.S....

Businessman Alex Saab is accused by American prosecutors of creating a global network of companies to help Venezuela's government evade U.S. sanctions....

 2021-10-16 16:11 

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Three Years After First 737 MAX Crash, Fallout Continues for Boeing and Victims...

The indictment of a former technical pilot is first time an individual has faced charges related to the accidents. The company previously reached a $2.5 billion settlement with the government....

 2021-10-16 16:00 

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Nigeria's Gangs Raised Millions by Kidnapping Children. Now the Government Can't Stop Them....

In the forests of northwest Nigeria, loosely organized criminal gangs that raised funds kidnapping schoolchildren are now flush with arms and operating beyond the reach of an increasingly fragile state....

 2021-10-16 15:06 

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Jan. 6 Committee Tests Congress's Waning Power to Command Testimony...

A standoff between Trump associates and a congressional committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol Hill riots shows how Congress's powers to conduct investigations in the face of defiant witnesses have eroded sharply in recent years....

 2021-10-16 15:00 

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The Amazing Things You'll Do in the 'Metaverse' and What It Will Take to Get There...

Tech visionaries foresee a vast, immersive world that mirrors and extends the real one, allowing people to do and be what previously could only be imagined....

 2021-10-16 14:00 

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Aching Backs Equal Big Bucks, but an Adjustment Looms...

Rapidly expanding chiropractic chain The Joint Corp looks like a long shot once you crunch the numbers....

 2021-10-16 14:00 

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Elvis Presley Drove This Car in 'Viva Las Vegas,' Legend Has It...

Modifications found on his rare 1961 Elva Mk VI led Tom Thinesen to believe it was used in the King's campy classic....

 2021-10-16 13:00 

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Teen Girls Are Developing Tics. Doctors Say TikTok Could Be a Factor....

Teenage girls are seeking medical care for the sudden onset of tics, such as jerking motions and verbal outbursts, that specialists in pediatric movement disorders say are linked to watching TikTok videos that purport to show people with Tourette syndrome...

 2021-10-16 12:31 

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As Afghanistan Sinks Into Destitution, Some Sell Children to Survive...

Such is the starkness of deepening poverty in Afghanistan, a humanitarian crisis that is worsening fast after the Taliban seized power and most foreign aid ended....

 2021-10-16 12:02 

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Myanmar's Military Junta Denied a Seat at Asean Summit...

The regional bloc's decision effectively sidelines Myanmar's bid for international legitimacy and increases pressure on the country to cooperate with its neighbors to resolve its political crisis....

 2021-10-16 12:00 

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Maybe Productivity Will Save Investors From Inflation...

Companies are investing again, and higher capital spending can quickly translate into a lift in productivity....

 2021-10-16 11:36 

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British Police Search London Homes in Wake of David Amess Killing...

U.K. authorities said the fatal stabbing of David Amess could be linked with Islamic extremism and that the suspect appeared to have acted alone....

 2021-10-16 11:00 

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'Laurie Anderson: The Weather' Review: Not So Hot...

This exhibition at the Hirschhorn in Washington does the long-established avant-garde artist no favors by highlighting her latest works....

 2021-10-16 10:00 

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Six Exercises to Help Seniors Build Strength, Improve Balance and Prevent Falls...

These functional exercises can be performed at home and incorporated into your daily routine....

 2021-10-16 09:30 

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A Bitcoin ETF Is Almost Here. What Does That Mean for Investors?...

With ProShares preparing for the launch of its exchange-traded fund, others are expected to follow as the Securities and Exchange Commission considers additional proposals....

 2021-10-16 09:30 

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Covid-19 Precautions Prompt Backlash on College Campuses...

College classrooms are open again for the first time since the pandemic, but tensions are simmering on some campuses about restrictions on movement and increased surveillance, with students pushing back against Covid-19 precautions they see as going too f...

 2021-10-16 09:30 

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California Scrambles to Find Electricity to Offset Plant Closures...

The state is contending with the coming loss of gas-fired power plants and its last remaining nuclear facility in a planned transition to renewable energy....

 2021-10-16 09:30 

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Democrats Bet on Raising Taxes on High-Income People, Big Businesses...

Push is viewed broadly within party as political asset, based on opinion polls, but Republicans see it as overreach....

 2021-10-16 04:49 

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Senate Democratic Incumbents Outraise Their Republican Challengers...

Senate incumbents in competitive races hold multimillion-dollar campaign cash advantages more than a year out from the 2022 midterms....

 2021-10-16 04:01 

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A Tomb Not Fit for a President...

When Andrew Jackson refused to be buried in a Roman sarcophagus, he showed the down-to-earth essence of democracy....

 2021-10-16 04:00 

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An Ohio Pension Manager Risks Running Out of Retirement Money. His Answer: Take More Risks....

Pension managers, facing shortfalls, are turning to risky bets on private equity, private loans and real estate to plug gaps in their 'leaking bucket'...

 2021-10-16 04:00 

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Today's Tech Founders Don't Just Own the Company. They're Also Getting Huge Pay Packages....

Startup creators once tended to take little or no remuneration as CEOs. Now, some are getting giant stock awards, making them among America's best-compensated corporate chiefs....

 2021-10-16 04:00 

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How the Search for Extraterrestrial Life Helped Make Your Smartphone's Screen Possible...

To peer deeper than ever into space, NASA needed optics of unprecedented size; the technology to make them was later repurposed to manufacture the display you might be looking at this very moment...

 2021-10-16 03:28 

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What's News: Business & Finance...

What's News: Business & Finance...

 2021-10-16 03:25 

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What's News: World-Wide...

What's News: World-Wide...

 2021-10-16 02:57 

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Democrats Lean Toward Dropping Clean-Electricity Plan From Budget Package...

Sen. Joe Manchin is staunchly opposed to the budget-package proposal, which would push utilities to draw more power from clean-energy sources....

 2021-10-16 02:18 

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U.S. Offers Payments to Families of Afghans Killed in August Drone Strike...

The U.S. has offered payments to the families of Afghans killed in a drone strike in the waning days of the war in Afghanistan and is supporting one family's efforts to relocate to the U.S., the Pentagon said Friday....

 2021-10-16 01:01 

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Ex-Boeing Pilot Charged in Probe of 737 MAX Crashes Is Scapegoat, Lawyer Says...

Prosecutors face challenges in pinning the blame for deception of air-safety regulators on a lone employee, according to legal observers....

 2021-10-16 00:02 

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Biden Says Witnesses Who Defy Jan. 6 Panel's Subpoenas Should Be Prosecuted...

House Democrats are seeking contempt of Congress charge against former Trump aide Steve Bannon....

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