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Cambodia’s Internet May Soon Be Like China’s: State-Controlled

Sat, 01/15/2022 - 13:30
Under a new decree, all web traffic will be routed through a government portal. Rights groups say a crackdown on digital expression is about to get worse.

The Charmed Life of Bruce Bozzi

Sat, 01/15/2022 - 13:30
He’s best friends with Andy Cohen and Sarah Jessica Parker, is married to super agent Bryan Lourd, and fancies himself a liquor mogul.

The Charmed Life of Bruce Bozzi

Sat, 01/15/2022 - 13:30
He’s best friends with Andy Cohen and Sarah Jessica Parker, is married to super agent Bryan Lourd, and fancies himself a liquor mogul.

Michael Parks, Reporter Who Rose to Lead The Los Angeles Times, Dies at 78

Sat, 01/15/2022 - 06:30
A Pulitzer winner, he covered the Vietnam War, the collapse of the Soviet Union and the end of apartheid in South Africa before running The Times’s newsroom.

States Appeal Decision to Throw Out Their Facebook Antitrust Case

Sat, 01/15/2022 - 05:35
The states’ central claim is that Facebook acquired competitors — particularly Instagram in 2012 and WhatsApp in 2014 — in a predatory manner, by crushing competition.

Howard Solomon, 94, Dies; His Business Success Had a Personal Connection

Sat, 01/15/2022 - 04:43
After one of his sons fell into a deep depression, he helped him recover. He later licensed an antidepressant that was a boon to his pharmaceutical company.

Martin Shkreli is ordered to repay $64.6 million and is barred from the drug industry.

Sat, 01/15/2022 - 03:43
A federal judge found that Mr. Shkreli violated state and federal antitrust laws by trying to maintain a monopoly over a lifesaving drug and must pay back the excess profits.

JPMorgan Chase Tallied Record Profit Last Year

Sat, 01/15/2022 - 03:43
Quarterly profit at JPMorgan Chase was down, but it still earned a record $48.3 billion for the year. Citi’s annual profit nearly doubled, even though quarterly profit fell 26 percent.

Martin Shkreli Barred From Drug Industry and Must Repay $64.6 Million

Sat, 01/15/2022 - 02:45
A federal judge found that Mr. Shkreli violated state and federal antitrust laws by trying to maintain a monopoly over a lifesaving drug and must pay back the excess profits.

Can a Gay Cruise Keep 5,500 People Safe Amid Covid?

Sat, 01/15/2022 - 02:41
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has warned Americans to avoid travel on cruise ships. But the tour operator insists that its health protocols are safe enough.

Retail Sales Fell in December, a Slowdown in a Robust Holiday Shopping Season

Sat, 01/15/2022 - 02:34
Despite that 1.9 percent decline, sales for the fourth quarter of 2021 jumped 17.1 percent as consumers began their holiday shopping earlier.

White House Nominates Diverse Slate of Candidates to Fed Board

Sat, 01/15/2022 - 02:19
The Biden administration is picking Sarah Bloom Raskin, who has a long record of pushing tougher regulation, as the nation’s top bank cop.

When You’re Stuck in the Middle of a Workplace Battle

Sat, 01/15/2022 - 02:05
What do you do when your company’s leadership has essentially abdicated any culture-creating or policy-setting role to you?

When You’re Stuck in the Middle of a Workplace Battle

Sat, 01/15/2022 - 02:05
What do you do when your company’s leadership has essentially abdicated any culture-creating or policy-setting role to you?

Stock Market Faces Lingering Perils in 2022

Sat, 01/15/2022 - 01:48
Inflation and the coronavirus did not hold back the stock market last year, but in 2022, investors face new worries.

Millions Have Lost a Step Into the Middle Class, Researchers Say

Sat, 01/15/2022 - 01:18
The new figure points to the challenge for the majority of Americans who do not have a four-year college degree.

Starbucks workers will vote on a union at three more stores.

Sat, 01/15/2022 - 01:02
The National Labor Relations Board said balloting will begin at three locations in the Buffalo area on Jan. 31 and end on Feb. 22.

China's Trade Surplus Surges to New Heights

Sat, 01/15/2022 - 00:56
The country’s trade surplus broke records for December and for all of last year, as the pandemic continued to generate demand for its goods.

Before Omicron, Britain’s G.D.P. Regained Its Prepandemic Size

Sat, 01/15/2022 - 00:47
The economic output for November was bolstered by construction and manufacturing. But December data is likely to show the impact of a surge in virus cases.

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