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Business Travel Resumes, Though Not at Its Former Pace

Sun, 05/15/2022 - 14:30
Domestic travel has returned faster than international. And some destinations like Las Vegas are rebounding more quickly than big cities like New York.

Jack Cakebread, Pioneering Napa Valley Winemaker, Dies at 92

Sat, 05/14/2022 - 23:57
He was an auto mechanic with a sideline in photography when he and his wife bought a cattle farm in 1972. They turned it into one of America’s leading wineries.

‘Another Unequal Burden’: Working with Long Covid

Sat, 05/14/2022 - 17:30
Some research has shown that lingering Covid symptoms are more prevalent in people in their 30s and 40s — when workers are often in the prime of their careers. How will companies support employees with debilitating symptoms that can linger for months or even years after infection?

India Bans Most Wheat Exports, Adding to Fears of Global Food Insecurity

Sat, 05/14/2022 - 17:05
The ban could compound a worldwide shortfall worsened by the war in Ukraine and exacerbate an already dire forecast for global hunger.

Sam Bankman-Fried, Crypto Billionaire, Wants Washington to Follow His Lead

Sat, 05/14/2022 - 14:30
Sam Bankman-Fried is a studiously disheveled billionaire who made a fortune overseeing trades that are too risky for the U.S. market. Now he wants Washington to follow his lead.

Will Crypto Play a Role in Funding Abortion Access?

Sat, 05/14/2022 - 14:30
Activists and nonprofits are considering digital currencies as a way to raise funds. But can they really do anything other payment methods can’t?

How Do Higher Interest Rates Bring Down Inflation?

Sat, 05/14/2022 - 14:30
Our columnist is responding to readers’ questions. This week, he focuses on inflation, with the help of a bond maven and a Nobel laureate.

Richard C. Wald, Leader in Print and Network News, Dies at 92

Sat, 05/14/2022 - 05:57
He was the last managing editor of The New York Herald Tribune. When that newspaper folded, he went on to top jobs with NBC and ABC News.

Republicans Wrongly Tie Biden Immigration Policies to Baby Formula Shortage

Sat, 05/14/2022 - 03:43
A lawsuit settlement requires the federal government to provide water and food, including formula, to detained migrant children.

Stocks Return to Earth, With the S&P 500 Nearing a Bear Market

Sat, 05/14/2022 - 02:56
The market has been producing double-digit returns for investors, even at moments of great national strife. But the party has ended and it may be a long time before it begins again.

Val Broeksmit, Who Blew the Whistle on Deutsche Bank, Dies at 46

Sat, 05/14/2022 - 02:39
An itinerant musician, he leaked secret files to F.B.I. investigators looking at the bank’s ties to money laundering, the Trump Organization and Russia.

Treasury Warns Foreign Banks Against Helping Russia Evade Sanctions

Sat, 05/14/2022 - 02:35
Adewale Adeyemo, the deputy Treasury secretary, met privately with international financial institutions to make clear the consequences of sanctions evasion.

California Has Record Budget Surplus as Rich Taxpayers Prosper

Sat, 05/14/2022 - 02:16
Gov. Gavin Newsom proposes widespread cash rebates, bonuses for health care workers and free transit.

Overlooked No More: Junichi Arai, Innovative Textile Designer

Sat, 05/14/2022 - 02:06
His experimentations with different materials and technology earned him widespread recognition as well as patents and awards.

Elon Musk Says His Takeover of Twitter Is ‘On Hold.’

Sat, 05/14/2022 - 01:00
Mr. Musk said he wanted to confirm Twitter’s findings that spam and fake accounts make up less than 5 percent of its users.

Where Did People From the Great Resignation Go? Back to Work.

Fri, 05/13/2022 - 22:35
The Great Resignation was in fact a moment many people traded up for a better-paying gig.

An Optimist at the Helm of IBM

Fri, 05/13/2022 - 20:32
Arvind Krishna is trying to stay in touch with the company’s roots as he confronts today’s challenges.

Stocks rebound, but the S&P 500 is heading for its sixth weekly decline.

Fri, 05/13/2022 - 19:36
The Nasdaq composite, a benchmark that’s heavily weighted toward tech stocks, is already in bear market territory.

Is Elon Musk Backing Away from Twitter?

Fri, 05/13/2022 - 19:29
Some early morning tweets fed into speculation that he could back out of the deal.

Student Loan Borrowers Don’t Deserve ‘Forgiveness.’ They Deserve an Apology.

Fri, 05/13/2022 - 19:19
Whatever the cost of any student loan cancellation program, it’ll just be money we should have spent on higher education in the first place.