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 2019-02-23 21:12 

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Cargo Plane Crashes in Texas...

A cargo plane crashed in Texas on Saturday afternoon with three people believed to be on board, the Federal Aviation Administration said....

 2019-02-23 20:11 

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PG&E To Scrap Employee Bonuses After Protest From Fire Victims...

PG&E is planning to scrap $130 million in bonuses owed to thousands of employees, a move that comes after protests from victims of several California wildfires....

 2019-02-23 18:25 

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Roche Nears Deal to Buy Spark Therapeutics for Close to $5 Billion...

Roche Holding AG is nearing a deal to buy Philadelphia biotech company Spark Therapeutics Inc., according to people familiar with the matter, as the Swiss drugmaker seeks to expand its presence treating hemophilia....

 2019-02-23 15:32 

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Are Stocks Worth Their Price?...

Unable to find an elephant-sized acquisition, Warren Buffett said Berkshire would likely be expanding its portfolio of stocks instead. Considering where valuations are, even that hunt for smaller game could be trying....

 2019-02-23 15:00 

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'Apex Legends' Is EA's Move to Out-Fortnite 'Fortnite'...

"Apex Legends," the free, last-man-standing videogame that Electronic Arts launched Feb. 4 with no fanfare, is the first challenger to crack the armor of Epic Games Inc.'s juggernaut "Fortnite."...

 2019-02-23 14:16 

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Venezuelan Troops Defect Amid Showdown at Border...

Four Venezuelan National Guard troops defected from President Nicolas Maduro's regime as his political adversaries, with help from the U.S. and Colombia, attempt to deliver humanitarian aid through a Venezuela government blockade....

 2019-02-23 14:05 

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Warren Buffett's Kraft Heinz Bet Dragged Down Berkshire Hathaway in 2018...

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway swung to a $25.4 billion loss in the fourth quarter due to an unexpected write-down at Kraft Heinz and unrealized investment losses....

 2019-02-23 14:00 

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IRS Proposal Could Crimp Earnings for Manufacturers, Energy Companies...

The tax overhaul fueled earnings for many companies. Now, a proposal from the Internal Revenue Service about how to implement part of the measure could crimp a key tax break for certain manufacturing and energy companies....

 2019-02-23 14:00 

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Despite Tight Job Market, Labor Force's Income Is Squeezed...

With the U.S. labor market so tight that companies routinely complain of shortages, you'd think American workers are getting a bigger slice of the nation's economic pie. But they're not....

 2019-02-23 14:00 

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LaGuardia's High-Flying Makeover Has Travelers Doing Double-Takes...

New York's LaGuardia Airport is midway through an $8 billion renovation—and the floor-to-ceiling windows and luxurious bathrooms have customers taking notice....

 2019-02-23 14:00 

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In New York, Don't Just Drink Your Coffee—Learn About It First...

For many New Yorkers, getting coffee is a no-nonsense everyday ritual. But for others, it has become a multisensory experience as some cafes create ways for guests to learn about coffee or enjoy it in unexpected ways....

 2019-02-23 13:00 

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Approval Rate Declines for H-1B Visas...

The Trump administration is demanding supporting evidence in many more applications for coveted H-1B visas for high-skilled foreign workers, and denying more petitions....

 2019-02-23 12:12 

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After Confronting Macron, France's Yellow Vest Movement Turns on Itself...

The protest movement is bitterly divided over whether to coalesce into a formal organization or keep its antiestablishment roots, as it presses President Macron for change...

 2019-02-23 12:01 

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An Elite Ice Climber's Year-Round Workout...

Angela Limbach, an ice climber ranked 36th among the world's women, varies her training during the year, focusing on strength in the spring, endurance in the summer and technical precision in the fall....

 2019-02-23 12:00 

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'Beyond Truth: Photography After the Shutter' Review: The Ever-Evolving Image...

An exhibition at the Cleveland Museum of Art reveals the malleable nature of photography....

 2019-02-23 11:59 

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Gene Simmons on KISS and Capitalism...

Gene Simmons, co-founder and co-lead singer of KISS, talks about the intersection of music and money in his world....

 2019-02-23 11:43 

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Nigeria's Election Gets Under Way After a Stop-Start Runup...

After a false start and an acrimonious campaign, Nigerians headed to the polls to vote in what is expected to be Africa's largest-ever election, and will determine who governs the continent's top economy and oil producer....

 2019-02-23 05:00 

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On-Demand Grandkids and Robot Pals: Technology Strives to Cure Senior Loneliness...

Devices and services that facilitate—and in some cases replace—human contact are attracting insurers looking to combat an ever-more lethal crisis of loneliness....

 2019-02-23 05:00 

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Oscar in the Age of Entertainment Overload...

Audiences have more choices than ever before. For Hollywood, that might not be a good thing....

 2019-02-23 02:21 

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Corrections & Amplifications...

Corrections & Amplifications for the edition of Feb. 23-24, 2019...

 2019-02-23 01:20 

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CIA Korea Expert Who Spurred Talks Sees Hope in Summit...

The CIA officer who helped orchestrate last year's diplomatic breakthrough between the U.S. and North Korea said Friday he remains optimistic about progress between the two adversaries....

 2019-02-23 00:06 

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Crash on the Autobahn...

Europe can't afford new car tariffs—so the U.S. President can't either....

 2019-02-23 00:03 

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Startups Grow Up...

Smart deregulation is helping more companies test the public markets....

 2019-02-23 00:02 

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Vote Fraud, in the Flesh...

North Carolina throws out an election after a mail-in ballot fiasco....

 2019-02-22 23:50 

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Top Maduro Ally Slams U.S. 'Intervention' in Venezuela...

Diosdado Cabello, a powerful figure in President Nicols Maduro's regime, told The Wall Street Journal that the authoritarian leader's embattled government would withstand an American-led effort at regime change....

 2019-02-22 23:49 

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Standing Up to the Comedy Scolds...

Veteran comic Colin Quinn on the encroachments of political correctness and the trials of Louis C.K., Aziz Ansari and Kevin Hart....

 2019-02-22 23:42 

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Trump to Nominate Kelly Craft as U.N. Ambassador...

President Trump said he would nominate U.S. ambassador to Canada Kelly Craft to lead the U.S. mission to the United Nations....

 2019-02-22 23:40 

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A Mad Dash for City Hall in the Windy City...

Chicago is a fiscal wreck, and none of the 13 candidates for mayor have a serious plan to fix it....

 2019-02-22 23:38 

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Don't Give to Your Alma Mater...

Any politically incorrect moment from a major donor's past could be used to excoriate him....

 2019-02-22 23:35 

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Democratic Governors Push for State-Tax Reversal...

Eight states led by Democratic governors launched a campaign to pressure the Trump administration to reconsider a measure in the 2017 tax overhaul that high-tax states say has led to a sharp revenue decline....

 2019-02-22 23:31 

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Evan Williams, Twitter Co-Founder, to Step Down From Board...

Twitter co-founder and former Chief Executive Evan Williams is stepping down from the company's board, closing a 13-year run that started with a simple idea to use up some leftover money....

 2019-02-22 23:29 

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Are Hate-Crime Laws Helping?...

Such statutes seem to encourage dubious claims like Jussie Smollett's more than they promote justice....

 2019-02-22 23:28 

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Arthur Miller's 'Everyman' Is an Antidote to Identity Politics...

His characters experience common struggles, helping audiences see past a black-and-white worldview....

 2019-02-22 22:43 

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Berkshire's Stock Gets Caught in the Kraft Heinz Swoon...

Shares in Berkshire Hathaway fell nearly 2%, ahead of the company's fourth-quarter earnings report Saturday morning, dragged down by the disclosure of a multibillion-dollar write-down at Kraft Heinz....

 2019-02-22 22:40 

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It Shook the Food Business by Snagging Burger King, Kraft and Heinz. Now 3G Is Reeling....

The Brazilian investment firm burst onto the scene a decade ago with a string of acquisitions, and then cut costs using a hard-nosed budgeting tactic to create efficient production machines. Now, after transforming the American consumer landscape, its str...

 2019-02-22 22:36 

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Kraft Heinz's Goodwill Charge Tops Consumer-Staples Record...

The size of the goodwill impairment, disclosed Thursday, is unusual for the sector, which recorded 88 such write-downs totaling $9.6 billion between 2013 and 2017, according to valuation firm Duff & Phelps....

 2019-02-22 22:32 

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Final Mueller Report Not Expected Next Week, Justice Department Official Says...

Special Counsel Robert Mueller's final report on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election will not be released next week, a senior Justice Department official said, tamping down speculation that the end of the nearly two-year old investi...

 2019-02-22 22:28 

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The Right and Wrong Way to Do 'CEO Activism'...

Two researchers offer advice for corporate leaders who want to take stands on controversial issues....

 2019-02-22 21:59 

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'Fay Wray and Robert Riskin' Review: Love Lines...

Victoria Riskin remembers her parents with warmth and a perceptible touch of melancholy....

 2019-02-22 21:58 

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U.K. Closes Corruption Probes of GlaxoSmithKline, Rolls-Royce Individuals...

The U.K. closed corruption investigations into GlaxoSmithKline PLC and individuals at subsidiaries of Rolls-Royce Holdings PLC....

 2019-02-22 21:58 

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'Arturo's Island' Review: Childhood's End...

A new and close translation, by the prolic Ann Goldstein, of a classic Italian fable of innocence and experience....

 2019-02-22 21:36 

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Puerto Rico's Debt Saga May Land Back in Washington's Lap...

Puerto Rico's financial restructuring is ricocheting in a new direction after a federal court ruling threatened to leave the U.S. territory without functioning fiscal supervisors for the first time since its default on its debt....

 2019-02-22 21:31 

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A Slightly Surreal Floral Arrangement Inspired by Joan Mir...

Floral designer Lindsey Taylor reflects upon the meaning of a painting by surrealist Joan Mir, and then says it with flowers....

 2019-02-22 21:07 

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CNN President Defends Appointment of Former Trump Official as a Political Editor...

CNN President Jeff Zucker addressed concerns about his decision to appoint a former Trump administration official as political editor, clarifying that her role won't involve steering election debate or town hall coverage....

 2019-02-22 20:43 

Wall Street Journal

Cuomo Calls for Probe Into Facebook's Collection of Sensitive Data from Apps...

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo ordered an investigation into how Facebook accesses people's personal information in response to an analysis by the Journal that showed the social-media giant collects sensitive data from smartphone apps....

 2019-02-22 20:38 

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Wildfire Victims Protest PG&E Bid to Pay Employee Bonuses...

Lawyers for victims of several California wildfires are asking a bankruptcy judge to reject Pacific Gas & Electric Co.'s request to pay $130 million in bonuses to employees, saying they don't deserve to be awarded for good performance....

 2019-02-22 20:38 

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Trump Looks at Possible Meeting With China's Xi Next Month to Finish Trade Deal...

President Trump said he's looking at a possible meeting with Chinese leader Xi Jinping next month to complete a trade deal....

 2019-02-22 20:21 

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Copper Resumes Rally on Trade Optimism...

Copper prices have risen to their highest level since July this week...

 2019-02-22 20:20 

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Trump Administration Curbs Federal Funding for Clinics Providing Abortions...

Health clinics that provide on-site abortions, or refer women for the procedure, are set to lose millions of dollars in federal family-planning funds, according to a new Trump administration rule....

 2019-02-22 20:18 

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Why Kraft Heinz Slashed the Value of Its Key Brands...

Kraft Heinz, in slashing the value of its biggest brands, basically admitted that its Kraft cheese and Oscar Mayer deli meat aren't worth as much as they were when the brands merged with Heinz less than four years ago....

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