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 2021-09-24 14:32 

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Fiction: 'Bewilderment' and 'When We Cease to Understand the World'...

Confronting the limits of science in novels by Richard Powers and Benjamin Labatut....

 2021-09-24 14:30 

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House to Vote on Abortion-Rights Measure to Counter Texas Restrictions...

The bill, which would stop states from imposing restrictions before fetal viability, is unlikely to advance in the Senate....

 2021-09-24 14:27 

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'Judah Benjamin' Review: The Ultimate Outsider...

Reckoning with the career of Jefferson Davis's right-hand man....

 2021-09-24 14:21 

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'Chronicles From the Happiest People on Earth' Review: Nigeria Now...

Wole Soyinka's surgeon hero is haunted by the past—and his novel is haunted by the present....

 2021-09-24 14:10 

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Mystery: Richard Osman's 'The Man Who Died Twice' Review...

Plus 'Felonius Monk' and 'Constance.'...

 2021-09-24 14:09 

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EQT Faces Probe Over Disclosure of $2.7 Billion Share Sale...

The private-equity giant is under investigation by Sweden's regulator for potential market abuse over the timing of its disclosure that it allowed its partners to sell about $2.7 billion worth of company stock a year ahead of schedule....

 2021-09-24 14:06 

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Sheltering With Thoreau...

'Quiet Desperation, Savage Delight' and 'Now Comes Good Sailing' bring a fresh view of Walden's bard....

 2021-09-24 14:00 

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The Playoff Race Is Wide Open in College Football. The Pandemic Is Still to Blame....

Every team that's become synonymous with semifinal appearances looks uncharacteristically shaky, including Alabama....

 2021-09-24 14:00 

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M&A Banker Found Promise in Nascent Biotechnology Companies...

Fred Frank, who crafted Roche's landmark deal with Genentech, had a knack for spotting promising new science like gene therapy early....

 2021-09-24 13:56 

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'Conquering the Pacific' Review: Sailing Against the Wind...

The story of a little-known captain's daring voyage that opened an ocean to Spain....

 2021-09-24 13:55 

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Five Best: Mysteries in the Academy...

Selected by David Bell, the author, most recently, of the novel 'Kill All Your Darlings.'...

 2021-09-24 13:54 

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EV Battery Investments Are Getting More Political...

Mercedes-Benz and Ford have both made bets this week on unproven battery companies. What they offer instead is localism....

 2021-09-24 13:53 

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Ad Giant WPP to Pay $19 Million to Resolve SEC Investigation...

International advertising giant WPP is set to pay $19 million to settle a Securities and Exchange Commission probe into whether its rapid overseas expansion involved violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act....

 2021-09-24 13:49 

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CNN's Chris Cuomo Accused of Sexually Harassing a Former ABC News Producer...

Shelley Ross said Mr. Cuomo, the brother of the former New York governor, touched her inappropriately at a party in 2005. He said that he apologized for the incident and that it wasn't sexual in nature....

 2021-09-24 13:47 

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Children's Books: Drama Behind the Iron Curtain...

Memoirs and fiction of Soviet childhood illuminate a hidden world....

 2021-09-24 13:43 

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In Aging Japan, Under 75 Is the New 'Pre-Old'...

Parts of the world's oldest nation have bumped up their classification for the elderly to 75 and older....

 2021-09-24 13:32 

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Fed's Mester on Board With November Taper, 2022 Rate Rise...

Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland leader Loretta Mester said she supports the U.S. central bank beginning the process of slowing its bond buying stimulus effort starting at the next monetary policy meeting....

 2021-09-24 13:31 

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Some Species Are Changing Along With the Climate...

Warmer conditions have prompted animals and plants to adopt new habits and evolve new traits: Squid are shrinking, lizards are growing bigger toes and trees are migrating...

 2021-09-24 13:18 

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China's Online Game Companies Fall in Line With Restrictions on Entertainment...

Tencent, NetEase and others have vowed to self-regulate and combat user addiction amid a government effort to restrict negative influences from entertainment on China's youth....

 2021-09-24 13:12 

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Beijing Olympics Is on Course to Have Stricter Covid-19 Rules Than Tokyo...

Early steps taken by China to safeguard its "National Games" have raised the prospect of intense measures for people arriving in the country....

 2021-09-24 13:00 

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Police Departments Strive to Persuade Officers to Get Covid-19 Vaccine...

Vaccination rates among police officers lag behind those of communities in which they work in major U.S. cities, but resistance remains high....

 2021-09-24 12:54 

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Starbucks Faces Rare Union Test in Upstate New York...

The coffee company is pushing back against an employee unionization drive as workers at some Buffalo stores attempt to become the first Starbucks-owned cafes in the U.S. to organize....

 2021-09-24 12:40 

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With Delta Variant Surge, Office Returns Pose Tough Choices for the Immunocompromised...

The medically vulnerable and their loved ones weigh whether to return to the workplace and risk Covid-19....

 2021-09-24 12:34 

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How Jon Hamm and Rob Dyrdek Stay Resilient...

The 'Mad Men' star and MTV host join four other luminaries to weigh in on what resilience means to them....

 2021-09-24 12:33 

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The Perfect Outfits for All of Your Park Hangouts this Autumn...

Outerwear gets a funky remix with psychedelic colors and free-spirited silhouettes....

 2021-09-24 12:33 

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Fugitive Catalan Separatist Leader Arrested in Italy, Faces Possible Extradition...

Carles Puigdemont, whom Spanish authorities accuse of sedition for his role in organizing an illegal independence referendum, was arrested by police in Italy. He could face extradition to Spain....

 2021-09-24 12:31 

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HNA Group Chairman Chen Feng, CEO Adam Tan Detained by Police...

The embattled Chinese conglomerate said the pair are suspected of committing crimes and have been detained, but its operations haven't been affected....

 2021-09-24 12:30 

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Lorna Simpson Never Stops Inventing...

The multimedia artist's new exhibition at Hauser & Wirth Los Angeles, 'Everrrything,' isn't "about" anything. "Everything is on the table, everything is a mess, everything is at risk," she says....

 2021-09-24 12:24 

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R. Kelly Trial Goes to Jury Today as Prosecution, Defense Finish Arguments...

Prosecutors and defense lawyers delivered two days of closing arguments in the racketeering case against R&B singer R. Kelly....

 2021-09-24 12:09 

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Apple Faces Off With Europe Regulators Over Phone Chargers...

The EU proposed a bloc-wide common charging standard for smartphones and other electronic devices, a move that, if adopted, would effectively bar the use of Apple's unique "Lightning" charging port....

 2021-09-24 12:00 

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7 Old-School Interior Design Trends That 'Grandmillennials' Are Revitalizing...

From allover pattern to framed botanicals, the dcor ideas that designers who love 'granny chic' are bringing down from the attic...

 2021-09-24 12:00 

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What People Should Leave Off Their Rsums (but Rarely Do)...

Some experiences and details are almost always irrelevant, and should be eliminated to make room for more important things...

 2021-09-24 11:49 

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Biden to Host World Leaders at White House to Share China Concerns...

The display of unity of the Quad—U.S., Australia, India and Japan—has irked Beijing, which has dismissed the group as a "clique" harboring a Cold War mentality....

 2021-09-24 11:34 

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China Airlift Mission Shows Off Capabilities in Disputed Sea...

A recent air transport maneuver in the South China Sea shows Beijing's bases on disputed reefs can handle large aircraft, unsettling a neighbor....

 2021-09-24 11:30 

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Food-Delivery Investors Get Liquid Courage...

DoorDash and Uber Eats are rapidly expanding into alcohol delivery....

 2021-09-24 11:13 

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Iowa GOP Sen. Chuck Grassley to Seek Re-election...

Senator's decision to seek eighth term could boost Republican prospects of holding his seat and potentially gaining control of the chamber in 2022....

 2021-09-24 11:00 

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Nike Can Handle Vietnam, but Watch China...

Supply-chain delays will throw obstacles in Nike's way, but those issues are manageable compared to any lost market share in China....

 2021-09-24 11:00 

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Searchlight Capital Bets on Universal Broadband...

Former FCC Chairman, Ajit Pai, who became a partner with Searchlight Capital in April, spoke to WSJ Pro Private Equity about his shift to private equity after a long career in government, as well as how fund sponsors can realize investment gains by helpin...

 2021-09-24 11:00 

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Some Profitable Companies Would Still Pay No Taxes Under Democrats' Plan...

The proposal would boost taxes on corporations, but it doesn't touch the main reasons why profitable companies sometimes don't pay taxes, including credits for activities such as research and development....

 2021-09-24 11:00 

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Dick's Sporting Goods' New CEO: Being a Female Leader Is a Huge Asset...

Lauren Hobart, the retailer's first nonfamily CEO, talks about her 'people first' approach....

 2021-09-24 11:00 

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Crypto Funds Trade in Coins That Are Under SEC Scrutiny...

Trying to benefit from the sector's rapid growth, wealthier investors are buying financial products that carry legal and regulatory risk....

 2021-09-24 10:59 

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Bitcoin, Nike, Meredith, Carnival: What to Watch When the Stock Market Opens Today...

Bitcoin was sinking on a crackdown in China; Nike said production woes were hurting sales....

 2021-09-24 10:30 

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Toast Is Hot, but Software Is the Jam...

After a sizzling public offering for the restaurant technology provider Toast, investors should be looking closely at its subscription software business....

 2021-09-24 10:28 

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China Declares Cryptocurrency Transactions Illegal, Bitcoin Price Lower...

China's central bank said all cryptocurrency-related transactions are illegal, reinforcing the country's tough stance against digital rivals to government issued money....

 2021-09-24 10:09 

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Apollo Unit Backs Hong Kong Insurer FWD's $3 Billion U.S. IPO...

Hong Kong tycoon Richard Li's FWD Group landed a $400 million investment as part of the Asian insurer's plans for a multibillion-dollar U.S. listing....

 2021-09-24 10:04 

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China Needs to Kick its Coal Habit at Home, Too...

China's pledge to cease financing coal plants abroad is good for the environment and makes business sense, too. But progress at home is the real key....

 2021-09-24 10:00 

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Can the Ryder Cup Put Golf's Big Feud on the Back Burner?...

Brooks Koepka and Bryson DeChambeau aren't about to start fan clubs for each other. This weekend they're on the same team, trying to win glory for U.S. Golf....

 2021-09-24 09:31 

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Trapped in Kabul, Prominent Afghan Women Fear Retribution Under Taliban Rule...

Afghan women who invested lives and careers to further a U.S.-backed political order after 2001 have been unable to flee, with many at risk because of their past roles and the Taliban's new restrictions on women's rights....

 2021-09-24 09:30 

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China Evergrande Never Got Auditor Warning Despite Big Debt Load...

Last year the property developer offered deep discounts to keep sales growing and the government effectively said it had borrowed too much, its auditor gave it a clean bill of health....

 2021-09-24 09:30 

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Buying a Share of a Collectible Guitar? In This Market, You May Get Shredded....

In another sign of market froth, a fractional guitar-ownership program from Gibson gives rock enthusiasts a way to combine business and pleasure...

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