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As China Piles on Debt, Consumers Seek a Piece of the Action | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 25, 2017
Mortgage and credit card balances are surging, helping Chinese households reach the middle class but adding to the country’s borrowing binge.
Nothing Is Too Strange for Cities Wooing Amazon to Build There | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 25, 2017
City officials and business leaders across North America are going to extreme lengths to court Amazon to put its second headquarters in their city.
Mediator: Colbert, Kimmel and the Politics of Late Night | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 25, 2017
Once a refuge from the worries of the workday, late night TV shows and other avenues of entertainment, like sports, are forcing Americans to take sides.
A Battle to Save the World’s Favorite Treat: Chocolate | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 25, 2017
In Costa Rica, researchers are cloning cacao hybrids resistant to frosty pod rot, a blight that has spread throughout Latin America.
Swiss Firm ABB to Buy G.E.’s Industrial Solutions Business | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 25, 2017
The $2.6 billion deal will expand ABB’s electrification business and help it reach deeper into North America.
Industry Under Pressure Gathers for Ad Week and a Deadline for Google | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 25, 2017
Advertising Week sends marketing professionals to Manhattan and Google’s shopping service must provide a level playing field in Europe.
Regulator Wants Financial Industry to Self-Report Wrongdoing | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 25, 2017
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission, an aggressive Wall Street watchdog under President Obama, hopes companies will be lured with smaller penalties.
68 Things You Cannot Say on China’s Internet | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 25, 2017
China’s censorship system is expanding forbidden topics far beyond politics, in line with President Xi Jinping’s prim, paternalistic vision for the “China dream.”
Movie’s Ads Protest Rules Aimed at Gay Men Donating Blood | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 24, 2017
To promote “Jigsaw,” Lionsgate is introducing a fan blood drive and taking aim at contentious federal regulations that add restrictions for gay men.
‘Lego Ninjago’ Fizzles, Leaving ‘Kingsman’ Sequel a Soft No. 1 | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 24, 2017
“Kingsman: The Golden Circle” collected $39 million in North America, a bit less than expected. “Ninjago” marked a new low for the Lego movie series.
Trump’s Comments on N.F.L. and Stephen Curry Draw Intense Reaction | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 24, 2017
After the president took aim at N.F.L. players and the N.B.A. star Stephen Curry, athletes and celebrities reacted on Twitter with strong words.
How to Survive the Apocalypse | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 23, 2017
Amid natural disasters, terrorist attacks and going nuclear over North Korea, it is not just camouflage-clad cave dwellers who are prepping for doomsday.
The Not-So-Glossy Future of Magazines | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 23, 2017
A spate of departures by celebrity editors suggests that the romance of the industry has faded, as magazines grasp for new revenue streams.
As Equifax Amassed Ever More Data, Safety Was a Sales Pitch | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 23, 2017
The data breach highlighted just how entrenched the credit bureau is in the lives of Americans, and consumers’ lack of control over their personal information.
Deals in Code, Arrests in Raids: The Risky Stakes of Oil Middlemen | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 23, 2017
A go-to agent in a lucrative industry that depends on global connections speaks up about allegations that it earned millions through graft.
Nafta Negotiators Wading Into Tougher Territory in Third Round of Trade Talks | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 23, 2017
The United States, Canada and Mexico are wading into murkier waters this weekend as they push ahead with renegotiating Nafta.
Disney Plays Hardball in Cable Talks With Altice | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 23, 2017
Millions of viewers on Long Island and in Connecticut and New Jersey could see ESPN and ABC go dark if an agreement with a cable distributor is not reached.
Yellen and Cohn Said to Be on Shortlist for New Head of the Fed | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 23, 2017
Less than five months before Janet Yellen’s term as Fed chairwoman expires, she’s being considered for a second term. But so are several others.
One Surprise Standout for Uber: Food Delivery | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 23, 2017
Despite a late start, the company’s foray into delivering food, a cutthroat $100 billion-plus service industry, eclipses ride hailing in some markets.
Uber Loses Its License to Operate in London | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 22, 2017
The city’s transportation agency said the ride-hailing service’s “approach and conduct demonstrate a lack of corporate responsibility.”
Morgan Freeman Angers Russians Over Video About 2016 Election | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 22, 2017
A Russian news outlet called the actor an “American propaganda loudspeaker” after he appeared in a video accusing Russia of undermining last year’s election.
Writing Rupert, Playing Murdoch, Making ‘Ink’ | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 22, 2017
How the playwright James Graham and the actor Bertie Carvel give the media mogul a fair hearing in a play that takes a hard look at populism and the press.
Economic View: The U.S. Still Leans on the Military-Industrial Complex | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 22, 2017
Weapons manufacturing is a big source of economic growth in the United States, where new factories are so automated that they create fewer jobs.
Megyn Kelly Is Ready for Her Morning Closeup | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 22, 2017
The former Fox News host says her daily NBC morning show, which starts Monday, is one she was “born to do.” Others aren’t so sure.
Latest Obamacare Repeal Effort Is Most Far-Reaching | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 22, 2017
The Graham-Cassidy bill would turn federal funding for a law Republicans loathe into block grants to states, realizing a long-held goal of the party.
Leading the Legal War Against Fox | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 22, 2017
So far this year, the lawyer Douglas Wigdor, a conservative Republican, has filed 11 suits against Fox News for defamation, sexual harassment and racial discrimination.
State of the Art: On Russian Meddling, Mark Zuckerberg Follows a Familiar Playbook | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 22, 2017
Mr. Zuckerberg’s modus operandi as a leader is to fix things long after they have broken, rather than to prevent problems in the first place.
Facebook Drops Stock Reclassification That Would Have Solidified Zuckerberg’s Control | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 22, 2017
The social network’s board withdrew a stock reclassification proposal after a shareholder suit that would have put Mr. Zuckerberg in a courtroom.
Daniel Yankelovich, Master of Public Opinion Research, Dies at 92 | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 22, 2017
Mr. Yankelovich demonstrated that psychology, sociology and statistical analysis could be harnessed in the service of business, government and the masses.
Wealth Matters: For an Investment That Sparkles, Consider Tiffany or Cartier | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 22, 2017
Jewelry with the most investment potential has a level of craftsmanship plus scarcity that makes it stand out from other baubles.
Trump Team Readies for Nafta Fight Over Making Goods in America | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 22, 2017
The Trump administration is gearing up for a fight over rules requiring goods to be made in the United States and North America.
Retiring: Some People Learn to Code in Their 60s, 70s or 80s | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 22, 2017
Not all coders are from the millennial generation — older people, some of them retired or semiretired, are also learning technical languages.
PwC, the Accounting Giant, Will Open a Law Firm in the U.S. | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 22, 2017
The company formerly known as PricewaterhouseCoopers sees one-stop access to its services as a way to attract multinational businesses based in America.
In Germany, Blue-Collar Jobs Provide Bulwark to Populism | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 22, 2017
Dortmund survived the collapse of its coal and steel industries, which helped the city avoid the working-class alienation that has fed right-wing parties elsewhere.
Theresa May Seeks to Unlock Brexit Talks in Florence Speech | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 22, 2017
After a week of intense infighting over Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union, the prime minister hopes to advance stalled negotiations.
Your Money: The Queasy Feelings That Set the Equifax Debacle Apart | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 22, 2017
The credit reporting agency and its counterparts, Experian and TransUnion, deploy withering judgment, trap us in systems we can‘t escape and scare us. It’s time for a radical reboot.
Fair Game: S.E.C. Rules to Protect Investors From Cyberthreats Fall Short | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 22, 2017
Requiring exchanges to strengthen security systems was wise. In light of recent breaches, excluding big trading firms from the rule looks risky.
Creating Test for Trump, Panel Says Imported Solar Gear Hurts U.S. Firms | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 22, 2017
The decision may give President Trump a chance to use protectionist measures against imported solar equipment.
Take a Number: The HPV Vaccine Gains Ground Among U.S. Teenagers | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 22, 2017
Sixty percent of adolescents received the vaccine in 2016. A decade ago, less than 30 percent did.
Donatella Versace Celebrates Her Past and Confronts Her Future | The New York Times
The New York Times | September 22, 2017
Twenty years after her brother’s murder, the designer produces a Tribute show and considers what comes next.