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 2021-10-27 16:04 

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Shiba Inu Coin Price Jumps, Could Overtake Meme Cryptocurrency Dogecoin...

The meme coin, which brands itself as the "dogecoin killer," jumped 35% on Wednesday and is now the 11th-largest cryptocurrency by market value....

 2021-10-27 15:42 

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American Appetites Power Through Inflation...

Strong earnings from McDonald's, Kraft Heinz and Coca-Cola show America's food and beverage giants have what it takes to overcome inflationary pressures....

 2021-10-27 15:39 

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Third Point Has Big Shell Stake, Urges Energy Giant to Break Up...

The activist hedge fund, with a stake worth well over $500 million, is pushing the oil giant to separate into two companies to attract investors as many flee stocks seen as environmentally unfriendly....

 2021-10-27 15:32 

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The Columbia River Gorge's Best Food and Drinks This Fall...

East of Portland lies beautiful scenery, outdoor excursions and, most importantly, gastronomy right from the surrounding farms...

 2021-10-27 15:32 

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Elon Musk's Net Worth Approaches $300 Billion...

The billionaire's wealth has soared as Tesla's market cap recently surpassed $1 trillion....

 2021-10-27 15:30 

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Iran to Return to Nuclear Deal Talks in Vienna Next Month...

Tehran will return by the end of November to negotiations on reviving the 2015 nuclear deal, its chief negotiator, Ali Bagheri, said on Wednesday....

 2021-10-27 15:22 

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Chinese Workers Say They Are Lured Abroad and Exploited for Belt and Road Jobs...

Five laborers tried to sneak into Malaysia to escape low-paying work in Indonesia, and tens of thousands of workers are similarly desperate, a labor-rights group says....

 2021-10-27 15:20 

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Ready for Heels? Try the Surprisingly Comfortable Platform...

Thanks in part to Versace and Beyonc, platforms are popular again, but not risk free. How to wear them wisely—plus, podiatrist-approved exercises to prime your feet for heels....

 2021-10-27 15:01 

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China's Ambitious Climate Goals Collide With Reality, Imperiling Global Efforts...

Beijing commits to net-zero emissions before 2060, but for years to come it will continue burning a lot of coal to keep its economy charging ahead....

 2021-10-27 14:37 

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Steel Companies See Hot Market Extending Into 2022...

U.S. steelmakers are building new mills, raising prices for big customers and reporting record profits....

 2021-10-27 14:30 

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Selling the Family Farm...

The Chafees, a prominent family in Rhode Island politics, are selling their longtime home in Warwick....

 2021-10-27 14:30 

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Home of Former Rhode Island Governors John Chafee and Son Lincoln Lists for $5.95 million...

The Chafee family has owned the Warwick farm for roughly 60 years....

 2021-10-27 14:29 

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U.S. Military Chief Says China's Hypersonic Missile Test Is Close to 'Sputnik Moment'...

Gen. Mark Milley described China's recent test of a hypersonic missile as 'very concerning' and said the Pentagon was focused on the development....

 2021-10-27 14:16 

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Bank of Canada Ends Quantitative Easing...

The Bank of Canada said Wednesday it was ending net new purchases through its quantitative easing program and moving up its forecast for when it could first raise the benchmark overnight interest rate from the current, ultralow level....

 2021-10-27 14:15 

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Strong Nor'easter Storm Leaves Thousands in New England Without Power...

Gusts as high as nearly 90 mph were recorded in parts of Massachusetts....

 2021-10-27 14:13 

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Black and Hispanic Lawmakers Push to Keep Medicaid Expansion in Democrats' Plan...

Lawmakers are trimming the social-spending and climate proposal to try to hit a $1.75 trillion target....

 2021-10-27 14:04 

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Rogers Family Feud Creates Boardroom Chaos for Canadian Communications Firm...

The split over control of Rogers Communications has exposed family grievances, confused employees and investors, and complicated a pending $16 billion takeover....

 2021-10-27 13:51 

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The NBA's Most Surprisingly Valuable Player...

Suns backup Cameron Payne was out of the league. Now he's a star in his role on a nearly $20 million contract. Even he can't believe it....

 2021-10-27 13:33 

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Poland Fined Over $1 Million a Day by EU in Clash Over Judiciary...

The European Union's top court handed down a record daily fine to Poland for failing to comply with its decisions, the latest blow in an escalating fight between Brussels and Warsaw over judicial independence....

 2021-10-27 13:08 

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Pope Francis to Visit Canada, Seeking Reconciliation With Indigenous Communities...

The plan follows scandals over the abuse of generations of indigenous children at church-run residential schools....

 2021-10-27 13:00 

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Election-Rigging Claims Fuel Virginia Governor's Race...

With Donald Trump eager to relitigate the 2020 results, Terry McAuliffe and Glenn Youngkin are accusing each other of reinforcing election fraud theories....

 2021-10-27 13:00 

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How to Get Real Answers About Your Kid's Day at School...

Tip one: Don't ask, "How was your day?" Here are alternatives that work better....

 2021-10-27 12:44 

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U.S. Durable-Goods Orders Declined in September Amid Supply Constraints...

Orders for durable goods such as appliances, computers and cars decreased in September for the first time since spring, as manufacturers continued to confront higher material costs and parts and labor shortages....

 2021-10-27 12:32 

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Hertz Links Up With Uber to Offer 50,000 Tesla Rentals...

The partnership comes days after Hertz said it is making a significant investment in an electric-vehicle rental fleet....

 2021-10-27 12:30 

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Do Movies Need Real Guns? Tragedy on Alec Baldwin's 'Rust' Set Stirs Debate...

Some productions have vowed to stop using actual guns, while some armorers say there is no substitute for the real thing....

 2021-10-27 12:19 

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The Risks and Rewards of Playing Chicken With China...

China has ways to confound speculators betting on Evergrande contagion—thanks to a broader, murkier regulatory toolkit than most foreign investors are used to....

 2021-10-27 12:11 

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GM Profit Sinks as Chip Shortage Takes Toll...

The Detroit auto maker, reporting record pricing and a lucrative mix of higher-profit SUVs and trucks, said its full-year profit would finish at the high end of its prior estimate....

 2021-10-27 12:01 

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Kraft Heinz Raises Full-Year Outlook as It Tackles Inflation...

The food maker posted net income attributable to shareholders of $733 million, compared with $597 million a year earlier....

 2021-10-27 12:01 

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Boeing Reports Loss, Hit By Dreamliner and Starliner Setbacks...

The plane maker had a net loss of $132 million on sales up 8% at $15.3 billion....

 2021-10-27 12:00 

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To Fight Rising Murder Rate, More Cities Find, Mentor and Pay Likely Shooters...

Advance Peace Fresno attempts to steer gang members who commit the most shootings away from crime, but opponents say stipends send the wrong message....

 2021-10-27 12:00 

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Japan's Male-Dominated Ruling Party Takes a Chance on a Sneaker-Wearing Young Mother...

Maiko Takahashi is one of a rare breed in Japan—a young mother and political newcomer running for the long-ruling LDP. Her race is among the battlegrounds that will decide whether new Prime Minister Fumio Kishida keeps his job....

 2021-10-27 12:00 

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Fed Bankers Face Penalties for Ethical Breaches Under Senate Proposal...

Senate Democrats plan to introduce legislation enforcing rules after two regional presidents stepped down from posts following investment trades....

 2021-10-27 11:01 

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Lewis Hamilton's Plan to Revolutionize F1...

On his way to becoming the most dominant F1 champion ever, Lewis Hamilton overcame more obstacles—and took curves harder—than any other driver on the circuit....

 2021-10-27 11:00 

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Libor Transition Vexes Collateralized Loan Obligations Market...

While some parties have moved swiftly to adopt a replacement for the interest-rate benchmark, low-rated borrowers and collateralized loan obligations have been slower to adapt....

 2021-10-27 11:00 

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McDonald's Sales Rise as U.S. Menu Prices Climb...

The burger giant said that bigger order sizes and higher prices increased its revenue in the U.S., while loosening Covid-19 restrictions overseas helped to boost its international business....

 2021-10-27 10:54 

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Robinhood, Microsoft, GM, Coca-Cola: What to Watch When the Stock Market Opens Today...

Robinhood shares were sinking premarket after its earnings report; Microsoft was ticking higher....

 2021-10-27 10:30 

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DWAC, the Trump Social-Media SPAC, Could Make Its Backers $400 Million...

The obscure financiers who launched the shell company that is taking the former president's venture public are poised for a big payday if the deal gets completed....

 2021-10-27 10:00 

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Promising Covid-19 Pill Licensed to U.N.-Backed Nonprofit to Increase Global Supplies...

Merck is licensing molnupiravir, an antiviral it developed with Ridgeback Biotherapeutics, to a group that will pick drugmakers to make the pill for low- and middle-income countries....

 2021-10-27 10:00 

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Spotify Ad Business Boosted by Podcasts...

Spotify's big podcast bet appears to be paying off, with third-quarter advertising revenue up 75% from a year earlier and user growth picking up after a lull earlier this year....

 2021-10-27 10:00 

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Chicago Blackhawks GM Resigns After Report on Team's Handling of Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against a Coach...

Stan Bowman also said he would step down as general manager of the 2022 men's Olympic ice hockey team....

 2021-10-27 09:33 

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For the Shipping Industry, Moves to Cut Carbon Emissions Remain a Struggle...

Ahead of the Glasgow COP26 climate summit, ship operators are contending with limited supplies of cleaner fuel choices and hefty prices for new modes of power....

 2021-10-27 09:30 

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A Graduate Degree That Pays Off: The M.B.A....

A Wall Street Journal analysis of federal student loan data found 98% of M.B.A. programs leave students with manageable debt loads....

 2021-10-27 09:30 

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U.S. Takes Bitcoin Mining Crown After China Crackdown...

More than a third of the global computing power dedicated to mining bitcoin is now drawn from machines in the U.S., up from less than a fifth last spring....

 2021-10-27 09:30 

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Europe's Push to Loosen Russian Influence on Gas Prices Bites Back...

A move to ditch oil-linked gas contracts paid off when gas was in ample supply but will cost EU members an estimated $30 billion this year....

 2021-10-27 09:30 

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Federal Trade Commission Scrutinizing Facebook Disclosures...

Federal Trade Commission staffers have begun looking into disclosures that Facebook's internal company research had identified ill effects from its products....

 2021-10-27 09:30 

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Pope Francis and President Biden to Meet as Both Face Abortion Tensions With U.S. Bishops...

As Joe Biden makes his first visit to the Vatican as president, U.S. clerics prepare to debate whether he and other Catholic politicians who support abortion rights should be granted Communion....

 2021-10-27 09:30 

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Derby's Take: As FOMC Meeting Nears, Two Fed Governors Issue Hawkish Warnings...

Federal Reserve governors are leading the way when it comes to hawkish talk at the central bank about what may be needed to bring high levels of inflation back under control....

 2021-10-27 09:30 

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Cigarette Sales in U.S. Climbed Slightly in 2020, FTC Says...

A new report confirms people lit up more during the pandemic, the first time sales rose in 20 years....

 2021-10-27 09:00 

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How the Billionaires Income Tax Would Work...

Sen. Ron Wyden releases details of his plan to impose multibillion-dollar tax bills on people such as Amazon founder Jeff Bezos and Tesla CEO Elon Musk....

 2021-10-27 07:32 

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Stock Futures Inch Up After S&P 500, Dow Hit Records...

U.S. stock futures ticked higher after the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average hit closing records....

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