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AMERICA • Today
Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou freed by Canada arrives home in China
September 25, 2021
Two Canadians detained by China are also freed, bringing to an end a three-year diplomatic row.
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House panel slated to advance massive bill Saturday as liberals and moderates continue negotiating
September 25, 2021
House Democrats scheduled a rare Saturday meeting to advance their proposed $3.5 trillion package, setting up a key procedural vote while they struggle to pass President Joe Biden's economic agenda.
House panel slated to advance massive bill today as Democrats continue negotiating
September 25, 2021
House Democrats scheduled a rare Saturday meeting to advance their proposed $3.5 trillion package, setting up a key procedural vote while they struggle to pass President Joe Biden's economic agenda.
What we learned this week in the trial of Elizabeth Holmes
September 25, 2021
It was an eventful week in the closely-watched trial of Elizabeth Holmes, with witnesses who included scientists, medical professionals, a patient and even the former US Secretary of Defense laying out how the promise of Holmes' blood testing company Theranos fell apart.
Why Democrats should be worried about Virginia's governor's race
September 25, 2021
The state of Virginia is about to provide the clearest preview of what's to come in the 2022 election... Right now, Democrats have to be worried about what they're seeing in the polls.
'We will not boost our way out of this pandemic,' CDC director says as 70 million eligible Americans remain unvaccinated
September 25, 2021
Three-quarters of eligible Americans have received at least one dose of a Covid-19 vaccine and some are now able to receive an additional booster shot. But the virus still poses a great threat to more than 70 million eligible people who remain unvaccinated.
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Fire spreading in Northern California sends residents fleeing
September 25, 2021
A 30-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of starting the blaze, which as of Saturday was only 10% contained.
N.Y. prepares for possible staff shortages as COVID vaccine mandate nears
September 25, 2021
Governor Kathy Hochul said she is prepared to call in medically-trained National Guard members, retirees and workers outside New York.
"Father" of the Pumpkin Spice Latte says "it was the flavor that almost wasn't"
September 25, 2021
Peter Dukes is credited with being the man behind Starbucks' Pumpkin Spice Latte.
Carmelo Anthony on his journey to the NBA, future and new memoir
September 25, 2021
In an NBA career that's spanned almost two decades, Carmelo Anthony has scored a lot, winning many accolades. Those achievements are no match for what it took for this 10-time All-Star to make it to the NBA. Anthony sat down with Dana Jacobson to talk about his career and his new memoir.
Schools without mask mandates more likely to have COVID outbreaks, CDC finds
September 25, 2021
One study in two of Arizona's most populous counties found that schools were 3.5 times more likely to have outbreaks of COVID-19 if they started the school year without mask requirements.
Report: Rural areas wait longer for ambulances
September 25, 2021
The latest census report finds that 60 million Americans live in rural areas. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that they tend to be older, sicker and poorer than the average American. According to a study by the Rural Policy Institute, there are not enough ambulances to help in an emergency. CBS News transportation correspondent Errol Barnett has the story.
Isaac Brock on Modest Mouse return to touring, new album
September 25, 2021
Modest Mouse lead singer Isaac Brock speaks to Jeff Glor as the band resumed touring for the first time in 18 months.

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AMERICA • Business
Toast built a $30 billion business by defying Silicon Valley and surviving a 'suicide mission'
September 25, 2021
Toast pushed aside the Silicon Valley playbook to build a restaurant-tech business that debuted on the NYSE this week and is valued at close to $30 billion.
Apple claimed it had less than 20 million TV+ subscribers in July, showbiz union says
September 25, 2021
This allowed Apple to pay behind-the-scenes production crew lower rates than other streamers, the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees says.

Business News
US retailers compete to entice workers in face of labour shortage
September 25, 2021
Employers struggle to staff up for the holiday season as the number of unfilled jobs rises
US retailers compete to entice workers in face of labour shortage
September 25, 2021
Employers struggle to staff up for the holiday season as the number of unfilled jobs rises
Jason Robins: ‘single-minded’ in his global ambition for DraftKings
September 24, 2021
Founder of fantasy sports start-up raises the stakes with £18bn bid for UK rival Entain
Big Tech’s paranoid practices
September 24, 2021
China outlaws crypto, Huawei CFO deal, Nokia’s G50
Dara Khosrowshahi, the man reforming Uber
September 24, 2021
As the company approaches profitability for the first time, the chief executive faces new challenges to its model
US consultancy Ankura expands into UK restructuring
September 24, 2021
Latest private equity-backed group looks to profit from companies in financial distress because of the pandemic
Business Analysis

FedEx labor crunch gut punch to economic recovery
September 25, 2021
FedEx's labor shortage is having dire consequence's along the company's supply chain.
Cryptocurrency trading mixed, day after China crackdown
September 25, 2021
Bitcoin was trading 0.54% lower early Saturday, one day after Chinese regulators said all crypto-related activities are illegal.
Acceleron in advanced talks for $11B sale
September 25, 2021
U.S. drugmaker Acceleron Pharma Inc is in advanced talks to be acquired by a large pharmaceutical company for more than $11 billion, Bloomberg News reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter.
Electric-car shift drains fuel taxes in some countries
September 25, 2021
Governments around the world have long encouraged motorists to buy electric cars. Now they are starting to grapple with a consequence of the green drive: dwindling income from fuel taxes.
Investors bet environmental fears will crunch commodity supply, lifting prices
September 25, 2021
Investors are ramping up wagers that a global push to lower carbon emissions will hamper commodity production, pushing up prices for everything from natural gas to aluminum.
Stocks finish mixed after China's Evergrande misses payment
September 24, 2021
U.S. stock indexes finished mixed on Friday as worries continued to swirl over the fate of embattled Chinese property developer Evergrande.
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AMERICA • Markets
Poshmark Is at Least Worth an Offer
September 25, 2021
Poshmark, the social shopping site, might not be everyone’s ideal fit in retail, but suddenly it seems like one of the cheapest.
At DWS, Data Issues Were at Heart of Sustainable-Investing Problems
September 25, 2021
Fund managers at Deutsche Bank’s asset-management arm ignored calls to use ESG data to judge which investments to make, according to previously unreported internal emails and the former sustainability chief, Desiree Fixler.
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Leuthold CIO on best US market investments
September 25, 2021
Leuthold CIO on best US market investments

Doug Ramsey, Leuthold CIO, discusses U.S. market valuations on 'Barron's Roundtable'

Biden's approval ratings hits new low of 43%
September 25, 2021
Biden's approval ratings hits new low of 43%

Fox News contributors Tammy Bruce and Richard Fowler discuss Biden's handling of the border crisis on 'Barron's Roundtable'

Chad Wolf: Most Haitians under Del Rio bridge will be released inside US
September 25, 2021
Chad Wolf: Most Haitians under Del Rio bridge will be released inside US

Former acting DHS secretary discusses the migrant crisis on 'Maria Bartiromo's Wall Street'

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U.S. Stocks Close Sharply Higher Following Fed Announcement
September 22, 2021
Following the Federal Reserve's highly anticipated monetary policy announcement, stocks closed sharply higher during trading on Wednesday. The major averages remained firmly positive on the heels of the Fed announcement after showing a strong move to the upside in morning trading.
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AMERICA • Economy
A 3-D Model Built With Public Records and Phone Calls
September 25, 2021
For an interactive article on business inside the Empire State Building, a New York Times team turned to interviews with tenants, vacancy listings, promotional materials and real estate data.
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AMERICA • Insights
As Canada frees a Huawei boss, China lets two Canadians out of jail
September 25, 2021
That they were not being held hostage was always a fiction
Wave goodbye to the handshake?
September 25, 2021
The business world’s commonest greeting is going out of fashion
Universal Music is a hit
September 25, 2021
Investors rush to sample the streaming boom
The revival of Berlin Inc
September 25, 2021
The German capital reasserts itself as a business hub
Chuck Schumer’s modest leadership
September 25, 2021
On the risks and rewards of the Democratic Senate leader’s relentlessly clubbable style
A professor’s resignation highlights pressures within academia to conform
September 25, 2021
One man has long been a critic of post-modern ideology
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AMERICA • Calendar

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