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04/20/2018 09:31 PM
U.S. Investigating AT&T and Verizon Over Wireless Collusion Claim
Complaints to the Justice Department allege that the companies and a standards group worked together to restrict eSIM technology, a cardless way to easily switch carriers.
04/20/2018 09:24 PM
Wall Street Falls on Investor Nerves About Interest Rates, Tech
Wall Street's three major indexes declined on Friday as investors worried about a jump in U.S. bond yields, with technology stocks leading the decline on nerves about upcoming earnings reports and iPhone demand.
04/20/2018 08:29 PM
Electric Scooters Are Causing Havoc. This Man Is Shrugging It Off.
Travis VanderZanden, chief executive of electric scooter start-up Bird, is unperturbed by how San Francisco and other cities are in an uproar over the dockless vehicles.
04/20/2018 08:25 PM
Global Health: Ethicists Call for More Scrutiny of ‘Human-Challenge’ Trials
A vaccine study in which subjects are to be deliberately infected with Zika is on pause after ethicists said it had “insufficient value.”
04/20/2018 08:00 PM
Entrepreneurship: Making Her Own Way, Nearly 100 Years Later
Simone Reggie, owner of Simone’s Market in New Orleans, is a rising star on the city’s food scene, following a family tradition.
04/20/2018 07:52 PM
India’s ATMs Are Running Out of Cash. Again.
The shortage, caused by government policies, poses a challenge for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was also responsible for India’s last cash crisis.
04/20/2018 07:49 PM
Wealth Matters: An E.R. That Treats You Like a V.I.P.
Concierge emergency rooms offer faster treatment and personal care to those who can afford it. Some will even walk your dog.
04/20/2018 07:31 PM
Trump Criticizes OPEC, Calling Oil Prices ‘Artificially’ High
The president’s remarks came with gasoline prices at their highest point in three years after an effort by the oil cartel and Russia to restrain output.
04/20/2018 07:14 PM
What Happened to Matthew Mellon
A proud father. A brilliant friend. Lucky in love. Inherited wealth. And an opioid addict, dead at 54.
04/20/2018 06:40 PM
Carolyn Jacobson, Champion of Women’s Union Rights, Dies at 67
She helped place equal rights and health and social issues of particular concern to women workers on the agenda of organized labor.
04/20/2018 05:43 PM
The Workologist: What to Do When Your Old Boss Won’t Let Go
A worker escapes a bad supervisor by changing departments — but the old boss is still holding on tight. What is to be done?
04/20/2018 04:53 PM
Wells Fargo Pays $1 Billion to Federal Regulators
The fines against the bank settle investigations into its lending practices. They are the biggest bank penalties imposed under the Trump administration.
04/20/2018 04:53 PM
Vocations: Her Start in the Air Force Led to a Surprising Place
A luxury hotel sales executive started her career in the military, where her wartime job would be to plot possible nuclear, biological and chemical fallout.
04/20/2018 04:51 PM
Economic View: How the Loss of Union Power Has Hurt American Manufacturing
The nation’s union leaders once had the president’s ear through seats in the cabinet as secretaries of labor. And then they stopped getting that job.
04/20/2018 04:39 PM
Why You Should Hire a Financial Planner, Even if You’re Not Rich
Now that tax time has passed, give yourself a financial fresh start and get some help to make the right money moves for next year.
04/20/2018 03:48 PM
Why Trump Lashed Out at OPEC: DealBook Briefing
The president’s attack on OPEC reflects concern that the oil production caps may mean more costs for U.S. consumers and erode their tax savings.
04/20/2018 03:42 PM
Your Money Adviser: For Workers Without Retirement Savings, State-Run I.R.A.s Can Pay Off
A Pew study found that people could use the money in their state accounts to delay taking Social Security benefits. That would lead to higher federal payments.
04/20/2018 01:23 PM
Party City Offers Ramadan Decorations, a First for a Big U.S. Retailer
With Ramadan, the holiest month in Islam, on the way, many Muslims see the items as a welcome addition to their festivities.
04/20/2018 01:00 PM
Bits: Kevin’s Week in Tech: Jeff Bezos Reminds Tech Who’s Boss
Amazon’s chief executive sent out his annual shareholder letter this week. Our tech columnist recounts what stood out from it.
04/20/2018 12:20 PM
Sale at Heathrow Terminal 1. Everything Must Go.
The entire contents of the aged building, which opened in the 1960s, will be up for auction before it’s torn down to make way for Terminal 2’s expansion.
04/20/2018 09:00 AM
Sketch Guy: Fake Experts Abound. Here’s How to Find (and Be) a Real One.
Real experts wait, listen and notice patterns. Fake ones raise their hands and start talking. Lots of people know the difference. Many more should.
04/20/2018 07:29 AM
Barclays Chief Executive Staley Fined Over Whistle-Blower Scandal
The bank said that it will continue to stand by its leader, as it struggled to set aside years of lackluster results and management turmoil.
04/20/2018 03:42 AM
Wheels: Cars That Will Get Your Grad Down the Road of Life
With any luck, your son or daughter has a job to go with that sheepskin. Here are some suggestions if that newly minted adult needs a way to get there.
04/20/2018 03:01 AM
Engine on Southwest Jet Not the Only One to Develop Cracks
Jet engines from three different manufacturers have developed problems, which has prompted questions about their design, operation and inspection.
04/20/2018 02:32 AM
In a Trade War, China Might Boycott U.S. Goods. That Could Backfire.
State media have hinted that Beijing could weaponize its consumers in a trade war. But American brands are popular in China — and Chinese workers make many of their products.
04/20/2018 01:34 AM
On Southwest 1380, Confusion and Distraction as Oxygen Masks Dropped
Photographs taken on the plane, whose engine exploded, show panicked passengers with the masks around their mouths but not their noses.
04/20/2018 12:15 AM
Common Sense: Punishing Wells Fargo: Just Deserts, or Beating a Dead Horse?
The bank deserved to pay for its reprehensible transgressions. But our columnist asks whether further punishment may just be hurting the shareholders.
04/19/2018 11:49 PM
As Engine Failed, F.A.A. Was Considering Rules That Might Have Made a Difference
A 2016 engine failure set airlines and regulators on a path to more stringent testing. But the process wasn’t completed before an apparently similar failure left a woman dead.
04/19/2018 11:32 PM
F.D.A. Panel Recommends Approval of Cannabis-Based Drug for Epilepsy
Epidiolex was developed to treat two rare and devastating forms of the disease. It contains a chemical compound found in marijuana but not the one that makes people high.
04/19/2018 11:05 PM
AT&T Chief Attacks Lawsuit to Block Time Warner Merger
Randall Stephenson, AT&T’s chief executive, defended his deal to buy Time Warner and said a combined company would be no different than those that already exist in Silicon Valley.
04/19/2018 11:04 PM
Wells Fargo Said to Be Target of $1 Billion U.S. Fine
Two federal regulators are expected to penalize the bank for its alleged misconduct, people familiar with the action said.
04/19/2018 10:32 PM
A.I. Researchers Are Making More Than $1 Million, Even at a Nonprofit
Tax forms filed by OpenAI provide insight into the enormous salaries and bonuses paid to artificial intelligence specialists across the world.
04/19/2018 10:14 PM
Wells Fargo Is About to be Hit With $1 Billion Fine: DealBook Briefing
Federal regulators are poised to impose a $1 billion penalty on Wells Fargo for a variety of alleged misdeeds.
04/19/2018 09:32 PM
As Opioid Prescriptions Fall, Prescriptions for Drugs to Treat Addiction Rise
New data suggests progress in efforts to curb the epidemic but raises questions about whether tightened prescribing may be leading some people to heroin and fentanyl.
04/19/2018 09:32 PM
G.E. Makes a Sharp ‘Pivot’ on Digital
The industrial giant plunged into internet-era software with gusto. But it has trimmed back after finding that becoming a tech player is daunting and costly.
04/19/2018 09:29 PM
Profile: CNN’s Jake Tapper Has Emerged as a Staunch Defender of Facts in the Trump Era. So Why Is He Writing Fiction?
Tapper’s debut novel, “The Hellfire Club,” a historical thriller set in 1950s Washington, has some unsettling parallels to today’s political climate.
04/19/2018 07:26 PM
Jean McFaddin, Who Made the Macy’s Parade What It Is, Dies at 75
Ms. McFaddin transformed a Thanksgiving tradition into a spectacular, then turned her hand to Santaland, a flower extravaganza and fireworks on the Fourth.
04/19/2018 03:39 PM
E. Coli Outbreak Tied to Romaine Lettuce Expands to 16 States
At least 53 people have been infected so far, and more than half have been hospitalized.
04/19/2018 03:14 PM
If the World Economy Is Looking So Great, Why Are Global Policymakers So Gloomy?
As officials gather for the I.M.F. and World Bank convene in Washington, worries about trade and debt are building
04/19/2018 01:21 PM
Harper’s Editor Insists He Was Fired Over Katie Roiphe Essay
The essay stirred controversy on Twitter. It was also the subject of debate at the venerable monthly. Now the editor, James Marcus, is out.
04/19/2018 02:53 AM
Tech’s Hollywood Takeover: Amazon Reboots ‘Citizen Kane’ and ‘E.T.’ Studio
The tech giant has moved its entertainment division into Culver Studios, a 14-acre site where “Gone With the Wind” was also filmed.
04/19/2018 01:50 AM
Comcast Bid 16% More Than Disney for 21st Century Fox, Filing Shows
Although its rebuffed proposal was higher on a per-share basis, Comcast didn’t offer protection if a deal was blocked, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
04/19/2018 01:43 AM
Southwest’s Fatal Accident Prompts Scrutiny of Engine Inspections
The Boeing 737 had been inspected two days earlier, but investigators say a routine visual check might not have been sufficient to spot problems.
04/19/2018 01:19 AM
S.E.C. Seeks to Require Brokers to Put Their Clients First
Hoping to strengthen consumer protections, the agency voted to propose rules that would require brokers to put their customers’ financial interests ahead of their own.
04/19/2018 12:53 AM
Can Training Eliminate Biases? Starbucks Will Test the Thesis
Some researchers say training can help alleviated biased treatment, but others warn that it can be ineffective or even backfire.
04/18/2018 08:39 PM
Robot Conquers One of the Hardest Human Tasks: Assembling Ikea Furniture
Researchers in Singapore explained how they created a robot that could devise and execute a plan to put together an Ikea chair.
03/21/2018 09:28 PM
Your Money: Seeking Your College Application Essays About Money
Each year, The New York Times publishes a handful of undergraduate application essays about work, money and social class. Now, we’re seeking this year’s batch.