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Gawker Case Calls Attention to a Go-To Hollywood Lawyer

Sun, 05/29/2016 - 19:59
Until Hulk Hogan’s successful suit against Gawker Media, Charles J. Harder was mainly known for defending the privacy rights of Hollywood celebrities.
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The Week Ahead: Car Industry Awaits Volkswagen’s Quarterly Earnings Report

Sun, 05/29/2016 - 19:28
Numbers also expected this week are from the Commerce Department on consumer spending and income, and from the Labor Department for hiring and unemployment.
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I.R.S. Ruling Is Obstacle to Health Care Networks Promoted by Obama

Sun, 05/29/2016 - 19:17
The agency said an accountable care organization did not meet the test for tax-exempt status because it was not operated exclusively for charitable purposes.
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Advertising: Nationwide’s Enduring Slogan Still Distinguishes the Brand

Sun, 05/29/2016 - 18:55
Today, few companies can boast that they’ve remained loyal to a tagline born in the 1960s, but “Nationwide is on your side” continues to stand out in a chaotic marketing landscape.
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Product Recalls Rise With Better Detection and Fewer Suppliers

Sun, 05/29/2016 - 18:48
With more traceable purchases, companies will typically use letters, emails, phone calls and sometimes even text messages to spur people into action.
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From Tylenol to Fitbit: 10 Notable Product Safety Recalls

Sun, 05/29/2016 - 18:45
Manufacturers recall at least one product a day, on average. Here are 10 that stood out.
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Treasury Auctions Set for the Week of May 30

Sun, 05/29/2016 - 16:44
The following tax-exempt fixed-income issues are scheduled for pricing this week.
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‘X-Men’ and ‘Looking Glass’ Disappoint at Weekend Box Office

Sun, 05/29/2016 - 16:24
“X-Men: Apocalypse” took in an estimated $65 million between Friday and Sunday, while “Alice Through the Looking Glass” bombed, generating only $28.1 million.
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Middle Eastern Writers Find Refuge in the Dystopian Novel

Sun, 05/29/2016 - 16:14
A new wave of apocalyptic fiction is emerging from writers grappling with the chaotic aftermath and stinging disappointments of the Arab Spring.
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Mediator: In the Hamptons, a Small-Town Paper Is a Beacon in the Mayhem

Sun, 05/29/2016 - 15:46
The East Hampton Star is a 131-year testament to the central role that local, family-owned newspapers can still play.
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Frank Modell, Longtime New Yorker Cartoonist, Dies at 98

Sun, 05/29/2016 - 15:30
Mr. Modell’s contributions to the magazine for more than 50 years evoked for readers their everyday vexations.
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Governments Turn to Commercial Spyware to Intimidate Dissidents

Sun, 05/29/2016 - 14:18
Surveillance and hacking tools are becoming increasingly popular among a wide range of nations, many of which use the methods to monitor, silence and punish their critics.
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Dakar Journal: A Mission to Bring STEM Skills to Children in West Africa

Sun, 05/29/2016 - 10:21
A Nebraska professor who returns home to Senegal to start a robotics competition hopes to instill a drive in schoolchildren to improve their world.
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Dutch Firm Trains Eagles to Take Down High-Tech Prey: Drones

Sat, 05/28/2016 - 20:15
When small, off-the-shelf models pose security or other threats, birds have the advantage of grounding them without a potentially dangerous crash.
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Letters: Self-Made or Just Lucky?

Sat, 05/28/2016 - 12:38
Readers respond to “Successful? You’ve Already Won the Lottery” (May 22).
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Letters: Brexit and Britain’s Economy

Sat, 05/28/2016 - 12:35
Readers respond to “The Feel-Good Vote That Could Sink Britain’s Economy” (May 22).
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One of the World’s Greatest Art Collections Hides Behind This Fence

Sat, 05/28/2016 - 11:43
The superrich have stashed millions of works in tax-free storage. So what does that mean for the art?
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Vocations: As a Special Effects Expert, He Blows Things Up Carefully

Sat, 05/28/2016 - 11:10
When a television show calls for a car, or anything else, to blow up, Mike Myers finds the best and least dangerous way to make it happen.
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Inside Wealth: A Worrisome Pileup of $100 Million Homes

Sat, 05/28/2016 - 10:28
Nine-figure real estate listings rise even as sales of luxury real estate cool. Some see the “ultimate bubble signal” in hyperpriced homes.
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Bits: Farhad and Mike’s Week in Tech: Techies vs. the Media

Sat, 05/28/2016 - 05:00
Do tech venture capitalists really want to support a system in which moving fast results in company-ending lawsuits?
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