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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 00:58:13 GMTChristine and Andrew J. Hall in 2012.Andrew J. Hall, a trader and operator of an art museum, is suing a former professor who he says sold him fake Leon Golub paintings.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 03:43:07 GMTHillary Clinton, the Democratic nominee for president. Messages sent by her staff indicate that she may be inclined to impose heavier regulations on the financial industry.Some of Hillary Clinton’s detractors spread the view that Wall Street owns her, but the WikiLeaks documents point to a different dynamic if readers look closer at messages among her staff.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 14:05:07 GMTShares of Netflix soared after the company reported earnings late Monday that were far better than analysts were expecting.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 10:42:41 GMTThe company’s decision to exclude China from an initial recall has prompted a backlash that could further erode its position in the important market.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 23:00:23 GMTWang Jianlin, chairman of the Dalian Wanda Group.The Chinese conglomerate wants to be an entertainment superpower, and it would like to start by getting more American movies made in China.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 00:00:24 GMTNorman Pearlstine is tasked with building a news feed for Money.net that will be based on machine-generated news bulletins and stories.Norman Pearlstine is tasked with building a news feed for Money.net that will be based on machine-generated news bulletins and stories.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 16:18:04 GMTWall Street in New York. The National Labor Relations Board is reviewing employment contracts used by the financial industry.The National Labor Relations Board has challenged some parts of the employee contracts at the hedge fund Bridgewater Associates, including the confidentiality agreement.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 23:46:30 GMTMany consumers will have a new option when the insurance marketplace opens in two weeks: standardized plans that cover basic services without a deductible.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 15:47:01 GMTProducts bearing Donald J. Trump’s name, on display at Trump Tower on Fifth Avenue in New York. Many voters, alarmed by the tenor of Mr. Trump’s campaign, have stopped buying such items.Small, inconspicuous acts of rebellion have taken aim at perhaps the candidate’s most prized possession — his brand name — by boycotting what he’s selling.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 00:37:17 GMTJared Kushner, second from right, with Stephen K. Bannon, right, and other staff members as they watched from the sidelines as Donald J. Trump greeted supporters at a campaign event in Canton, Ohio, last month.Mr. Kushner, Donald J. Trump’s son-in-law, informally reached out to a veteran media investment banker, who is also a friend, about setting up the channel.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 00:34:29 GMTBilly Bush was caught on tape making vulgar and misogynistic comments.The terms of his departure are not known but he is believed to have left the network with a large settlement. He is free to seek a position elsewhere.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 13:17:55 GMTThe quarter was a milestone for BlackRock’s chief, Laurence Fink, as assets under management are the most important gauge of a money manager’s success.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 11:03:08 GMTA poster of Bob Dylan outside the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas last Thursday.The singer-songwriter has not had contact with the Swedish Academy, which bestowed his Nobel Prize for Literature, nor did he mention it in two performances afterward.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 11:45:31 GMTGoldman Sachs Group Inc reported a 57.9 percent rise in quarterly profit on Tuesday as trading revenue surged.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 21:39:28 GMTA scene in “Stranger Things,” an original Netflix production that drew global viewers and helped retain viewers in the United States.Netflix Inc added over 50 percent more subscribers than expected in the third quarter as original shows such as "Stranger Things" drew new international viewers and kept U.S. customers despite a price hike, sending its shares soaring 20 percent in late trade.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 01:06:38 GMTLisa Zornberg, a partner at Lankler Siffert & Wohl and an ex-prosecutor, would replace Daniel L. Stein, who is stepping down to join Mayer Brown.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 11:14:03 GMTAmy Goodman on the set of “Democracy Now” in New York.The radio host had been facing charges over her reporting on demonstrations against the 1,170-mile pipeline in North Dakota in September, her lawyer said.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 01:27:44 GMTIBM has spent more than $4 billion buying a handful of companies with vast stores of medical data. “A.I. machines are only as smart as the data you give them,” said John E. Kelly, who oversees IBM’s research labs and the Watson business.The years of investment in its artificial intelligence effort, IBM executives say, are increasingly turning into moneymaking opportunities in sizable markets like health care and manufacturing.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 13:00:15 GMTGoogle hardware on display, from left, Google Wifi, Google Chromecast Ultra, Google Home, Google Pixel XL, Google Pixel and Google Dreamview VR.The Pixel, which uses Android software and Assistant, an A.I. virtual assistant, is, relatively speaking, mediocre, but fans of Android won’t regret buying one.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 08:10:53 GMTAdam Durant in Cambridge, England. A British scientist and entrepreneur, he received a European Union grant and was able to hire workers from other member countries without having to sponsor visas.Though nothing has changed since Britain voted to leave the European Union, the worries of Britain’s scientists mirror concerns in the business community.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 17:03:03 GMTTaylor Garris, 23, visiting the Center for Civil and Human Rights in Atlanta last week.Interest is growing in so-called civil rights tourism, as attendance and donations grow for museums focused on the African-American experience.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 09:00:25 GMTThe former “Late Show” host on the liberation of retirement: shaving optional, shopping solo and coming to terms with a certain late-night feud.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 00:49:50 GMTGus Wenner, 26, head of Wenner Media’s digital operations, with his father, Jann Wenner, 70, Rolling Stone’s editor.The first of two cases against the magazine and its publisher over a discredited article about an alleged gang rape at the University of Virginia opens Monday.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 13:21:03 GMTPrime Minister Justin Trudeau and President Obama at the White House in March.A new Canadian social media campaign, “Tell America It’s Great,” aims to give neighbors to the south a pep talk during this contentious election season.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 00:28:48 GMTOlder homes on Lufeng Road, including Zheng Ruizhen’s house. New apartment towers loom in the background.As experts warn about the soaring cost of housing, the growing use of mortgages could make the country’s latest property boom particularly unstable.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 01:25:15 GMTWorkers assembling air-conditioners at a Daikin plant in India in 2014. The company also produces HFC32, a refrigerant.In the move away from a profitable chemical used for air-conditioning, companies were driven less by idealism than by intense competition.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 12:00:25 GMTEric Rosengren at the Boston Fed in 2013.The president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston explains the seemingly odd concern of having too many people who are employed.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 01:36:03 GMTAn attendee at a Trump campaign rally in West Palm Beach, Fla., last Thursday.Coverage of this year’s presidential campaign can certainly be faulted, but there is danger in the incendiary talk used by Donald Trump.
Sat, 09 Apr 2016 15:33:04 GMTA section on how funds performed in the third quarter of the year — and on where they may be heading.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 19:55:50 GMTShoppers on Oxford Street in London. Highlighting surveys showing that consumer confidence had eroded, Barclays forecast that the British economy would be pushed into a recession imminently.Though markets have stabilized since the vote for Britain to leave the European Union, where investors and businesses go from here is uncertain.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 07:21:01 GMTIt’s time to stop companies — like Amazon, Boeing and Coca-Cola — from damaging the economy by legally shirking taxes.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 13:03:32 GMTRising property prices have made society appear richer while leaving it worse off.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 19:58:59 GMTLeo L. Beranek in Symphony Hall in Boston in 2003. An expert in acoustics, he improved the sound in several concert venues.Bolt, Beranek & Newman, the company he helped found, built the first computer-based network, which paved the way for the creation of the internet.
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 19:25:42 GMTCritics say Timothy J. Sloan, the new chief executive, is not the person the bank needs to overhaul its system after the fraudulent accounts scandal.
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 09:00:26 GMTA Walmart trainee perfecting a cereal display in Fayetteville, Ark.Can the answer to what ails the global economy be found in the people in blue vests at your neighborhood Walmart?
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 20:47:32 GMTAndrew Sabin, a generous donor to environmental causes and to the Republican Party, fishing off the coast of Montauk, N.Y.Andrew Sabin, who made a fortune recycling precious metals, is a political paradox, throwing his wallet behind climate change initiatives and the Republican nominee.