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Vaccines Adapted for Variants Will Not Need Lengthy Testing, F.D.A. Says

Tue, 02/23/2021 - 04:02
The agency’s new guidance will speed the development of vaccines that protect against more contagious variants of the coronavirus.

MyPillow C.E.O. Sued Over Election Fraud Claims

Tue, 02/23/2021 - 02:50
The complaint alleges that Mr. Lindell “exploited” false claims about election fraud to support sales of his own business.

House Democrats Press Cable Providers on Election Fraud Claims

Tue, 02/23/2021 - 02:30
Before a hearing set for Wednesday, Democrats on the Energy and Commerce Committee asked cable companies what they did to combat “the spread of misinformation.”

What’s Really Behind Corporate Promises on Climate Change?

Tue, 02/23/2021 - 01:53
Many big businesses have not set targets for reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Others have weak goals.

Why Top Economists Are Citing a Higher-Than-Reported Jobless Rate

Tue, 02/23/2021 - 00:48
The official rate stood at 6.3 percent in January, but using an expanded metric, Fed and Treasury officials say it’s closer to 10 percent.

Candy for Grown-ups

Tue, 02/23/2021 - 00:38
When did we become a nation of Willy Wonkas?

The Highest-Earnings Hedge Fund Managers in the Pandemic

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 18:43
The top 25 hedge fund managers earned $32 billion last year, according to Institutional Investor’s latest rankings.

France Hired McKinsey to Help in the Pandemic. Then Came the Questions.

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 18:31
After previously undisclosed contracts were revealed, the company has become a magnet for criticism in France’s vaccine rollout.

Jay-Z Sells Half of Ace of Spades Champagne to LVMH

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 17:25
LVMH will acquire half of Armand de Brignac, Jay-Z’s Champagne line known as Ace of Spades.

She Beat Cancer at 10. Now She'll Join SpaceX's First Private Trip to Orbit.

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 16:30
St. Jude Hospital and Jared Isaacman, a billionaire entrepreneur, selected Hayley Arceneaux for a trip to orbit in a SpaceX capsule.

To help tiny companies, the Biden administration adjusts the rules for pandemic loans.

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 15:51
The White House is altering the Paycheck Protection Program’s rules, increasing the amount sole proprietors are eligible to receive and imposing a 14-day freeze on loans to companies with 20 or more employees.

Fraud Checks and Errors Slow Small-Business Relief Loans

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 15:30
The renewed Paycheck Protection Program has disbursed $134 billion this year, but many applicants have had to wait weeks for lenders to resolve problems.

The Jobs the Pandemic May Devastate

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 15:30
An updated forecast by the Bureau of Labor Statistics has alarming news for people with a high school diploma or less.

Why an Animated Flying Cat With a Pop-Tart Body Sold for Almost $600,000

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 13:30
A fast-growing market for digital art, ephemera and media is marrying the world’s taste for collectibles with cutting-edge technology.

F.A.A. Orders Inspections on Boeing 777 Jets After Engine Failure

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 05:40
United said it would temporarily ground the affected planes it operates, and Japan ordered a halt to their flights, as well.

How Investigative Journalism Flourished in Hostile Russia

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 03:55
A new wave of news outlets has used conventional, and unconventional, methods to pierce the veil of Putin’s power.

On the Post-Pandemic Horizon, Could That Be … a Boom?

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 01:30
Signs of economic life are picking up, and mounds of cash are waiting to be spent as the virus loosens its grip.

Airbnb Is Driving Hosts Elsewhere With Costly Pandemic Policies

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 01:00
Hurt by refunds, some are trying to cut the site out of bookings or taking legal action. The company says it is working to reduce tensions.