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Breakingviews: Blackstone Gives Investors Continuity, Whether They Wanted It or Not 13 Feb 7:43pm Breakingviews: Blackstone Gives Investors Continuity, Whether They Wanted It or Not
Blackstone may think of itself as a disruptive investor, but its approach to succession planning is anything but.
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Chipotle Takes a Page, and a C.E.O., From Taco Bell 13 Feb 7:31pm Chipotle Takes a Page, and a C.E.O., From Taco Bell
Struggling after a string of food safety crises and a plunging stock price, Chipotle turned to Brian Niccol to replicate the success he had at Taco Bell.
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As Uber Eyes I.P.O., Its Losses are Slowing. But They’re Still Big. 13 Feb 7:25pm As Uber Eyes I.P.O., Its Losses are Slowing. But They’re Still Big.
On the heels of settling a trade secrets lawsuit with Waymo, the ride-hailing service said it has topped $11 billion in quarterly revenue.
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Will Market Volatility Help Goldman Get Its Groove Back?: DealBook Briefing 13 Feb 6:52pm Updated Will Market Volatility Help Goldman Get Its Groove Back?: DealBook Briefing
Lloyd Blankfein, Goldman’s chief executive, seemed to embrace the recent market volatility at a conference on Tuesday.
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13 Feb 6:19pm Updated Wall St. Advances; Investors Lock on Inflation Data
Wall Street climbed on Tuesday for a third straight session, buoyed by Amazon.com and Apple, while investors focused on inflation data on Wednesday that could upset the market's fragile recovery - or clear the way for additional gains.
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Former Employee Sues Vice, Claiming It Pays Women Less 13 Feb 6:17pm Former Employee Sues Vice, Claiming It Pays Women Less
The lawsuit, which is seeking class-action status, claims the news and entertainment company marginalizes women and systematically pays them less than men.
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13 Feb 6:12pm Steven A. Cohen, Back on Wall Street, Faces Lawsuit
A female executive at Steven A. Cohen's investment firm, Point72 Asset Management, filed a lawsuit that describes a toxic working environment for women.
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The Shift: Too Much Power to the People? A Food Safety Site Tests the Limits 13 Feb 5:33pm Updated The Shift: Too Much Power to the People? A Food Safety Site Tests the Limits
IWasPoisoned.com, which lets users submit anonymous reports of food poisoning, has become a controversial powerhouse in the restaurant industry.
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Trump Tells Lawmakers He’s Mulling Limits on Imported Steel 13 Feb 5:25pm Trump Tells Lawmakers He’s Mulling Limits on Imported Steel
Democrats at the bipartisan meeting voiced support for the president’s proposal to restrict imports of steel and aluminum, while Republicans urged caution.
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13 Feb 4:06pm Wall Street Ends Up for Third Straight Session; Inflation Data Ahead
Wall Street climbed on Tuesday for a third straight session, buoyed by Amazon.com and Apple, while investors focused on inflation data on Wednesday that could upset the market's fragile recovery - or clear the way for more gains.
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These Triplet Models Want to Take This Town by the Throat 13 Feb 3:51pm Updated These Triplet Models Want to Take This Town by the Throat
Arianna Levesque is the stylist and designer; Andrea the photographer; and Athena the actress. But they always market themselves as one.
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Broadcom Now Seeking Fewer of Qualcomm’s Board Seats 13 Feb 3:32pm Updated Broadcom Now Seeking Fewer of Qualcomm’s Board Seats
In seeking only six director spots at Qualcomm, Broadcom has effectively lowered the bar for success in its hostile takeover campaign.
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13 Feb 3:09pm Wall Street Advances as Investors Eye Upcoming Inflation Reading
Wall Street climbed on Tuesday for a third straight session, buoyed by Amazon.com and Apple, while investors focused on upcoming inflation data that could upset the market's fragile recovery.
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Maybe the Meal-Kit Industry Isn’t Dead: DealBook Briefing 13 Feb 2:56pm Maybe the Meal-Kit Industry Isn’t Dead: DealBook Briefing
The latest results from Blue Apron and HelloFresh suggest that it isn’t worth writing off the mean-kit delivery industry just yet.
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Boom and Gloom: An Economic Warning for California 13 Feb 2:26pm Updated Boom and Gloom: An Economic Warning for California
Economists say a downturn is unlikely soon. But the state is known for highs and lows, and its longtime governor wants it to start preparing.
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As China Marches Forward on A.I., the White House Is Silent 13 Feb 2:24pm Updated As China Marches Forward on A.I., the White House Is Silent
Last summer, China unveiled a plan to become the world’s leader in artificial intelligence, challenging the longtime role of the United States.
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Economic Scene: Big Profits Drove a Stock Boom. Did the Economy Pay a Price? 13 Feb 1:41pm Updated Economic Scene: Big Profits Drove a Stock Boom. Did the Economy Pay a Price?
Companies free of competitive pressures, with the power to set prices largely at will, pad the bottom line at the expense of customers and workers.
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13 Feb 1:09pm Wall Street Dips Ahead of Inflation Data
U.S. stock indexes fell on Tuesday, undoing two strong days of gains that have settled some investor nerves ahead of a crucial reading on inflation.
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Blackstone Names Jonathan Gray as President and C.O.O.: DealBook Briefing 13 Feb 12:51pm Blackstone Names Jonathan Gray as President and C.O.O.: DealBook Briefing
Blackstone announced that Mr. Gray will become the private-equity firm’s president and C.O.O., taking over the day-to-day operations of the firm.
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13 Feb 11:33am Wall Street Drops as Caution Sets in Ahead of Inflation Data
Wall Street's main indexes fell for the first time in three sessions on Tuesday as caution crept in ahead of crucial data on inflation, a root cause of the recent sell-off.
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A Bomb From World War II Shuts Down a London Airport 13 Feb 10:56am A Bomb From World War II Shuts Down a London Airport
The Navy put in place a safety exclusion zone after a 1,100-pound German bomb was found during construction work.
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Tech’s Ethical ‘Dark Side’: Harvard, Stanford and Others Want to Address It 13 Feb 10:51am Tech’s Ethical ‘Dark Side’: Harvard, Stanford and Others Want to Address It
Schools that helped produce some of Silicon Valley’s most prominent leaders are hustling to bring a more medicine-like morality to computer science.
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Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Puts Burden on State and Private Money 13 Feb 10:45am Updated Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Puts Burden on State and Private Money
The president’s $200 billion plan recasts the federal government as a minority stakeholder in the nation’s new infrastructure projects.
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13 Feb 10:21am Wall Street Dips as Caution Sets in Ahead of Inflation Data
Wall Street's main indexes were down about a third of a percent on Tuesday, falling for the first time in three sessions as caution crept in ahead of crucial data on inflation, which has been the root cause of the recent sell-off.
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Square Feet: As Work Space, Old Post Offices Have a Timeless Allure 13 Feb 10:16am Square Feet: As Work Space, Old Post Offices Have a Timeless Allure
Central locations and spacious warehouse areas make older postal facilities, like those in Chicago and New York, tantalizing candidates for transformation.
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How Last Week’s Market Swings Helped Out the Fed: DealBook Briefing 13 Feb 10:07am How Last Week’s Market Swings Helped Out the Fed: DealBook Briefing
Caution brought about by whipsawing stocks may have actually helped Jerome Powell as he tries to navigate a tricky environment for the central bank.
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Fake News and Bots May Be Worrisome, but Their Political Power Is Overblown 13 Feb 7:00am Fake News and Bots May Be Worrisome, but Their Political Power Is Overblown
It’s very hard to change people’s minds, especially when so many are already committed partisans.
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Steven Cohen’s Investment Firm Accused of Hostility to Women 13 Feb 6:57am Updated Steven Cohen’s Investment Firm Accused of Hostility to Women
A lawsuit filed by an employee of Mr. Cohen’s company, Point72, alleges that senior employees discriminate against women. The firm denies the allegations.
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What to Do When Laptops and Silence Take Over Your Cafe? 13 Feb 5:00am What to Do When Laptops and Silence Take Over Your Cafe?
Faced with remote workers, small-business owners are scrambling for a strategy: Cultivate those customers, unplug the Wi-Fi — or both.
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Bill and Melinda Gates Tackle ‘Tough Questions’ and Trump 13 Feb 5:00am Bill and Melinda Gates Tackle ‘Tough Questions’ and Trump
In their annual update for the Gates Foundation, they say that they remain optimistic about the world’s progress, but that President Trump’s policies could hurt their efforts.
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Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Has Killed Over 100 in China This Year 13 Feb 3:49am Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Has Killed Over 100 in China This Year
Poorly ventilated or faulty water heaters and cooking stoves have been blamed for a rash of deaths in the Guangxi region, as well as hundreds of hospitalizations.
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