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Mellon Foundation to Fund Diversity Programs at Library of Congress

Mellon Foundation to Fund Diversity Programs at Library of Congress

Mellon Foundation to Fund Diversity Programs at Library of Congress Mellon Foundation to Fund Diversity Programs at Library of Congress The Library of Congress is starting an initiative to expand its collection, encourage diversity among future librarians and archivists and make it easier for members of minority groups to explore the library’s digital archives. The program will be instituted over …

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What Jeffrey Epstein Did to Earn $158 Million From Leon Black

What Jeffrey Epstein Did to Earn $158 Million From Leon Black

What Jeffrey Epstein Did to Earn $158 Million From Leon Black What Jeffrey Epstein Did to Earn $158 Million From Leon Black He styled himself as a math whiz and “financial doctor” to the rich — even though he was a college dropout who had only a brief tenure at a traditional Wall Street firm. It was said his services …

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Catch up: Leon Black will step down as C.E.O. of Apollo after an inquiry found he paid $150 million to Jeffrey Epstein.

Catch up: Leon Black will step down as C.E.O. of Apollo after an inquiry found he paid $150 million to Jeffrey Epstein. Catch up: Leon Black will step down as C.E.O. of Apollo after an inquiry found he paid $150 million to Jeffrey Epstein. Leon Black in 2016.Credit…Rebecca Smeyne for The New York Times Jan. 26, 2021Updated 2:58 p.m. ET …

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PepsiCo and Beyond Meat are teaming up on plant-based snacks.

PepsiCo and Beyond Meat are teaming up on plant-based snacks.

PepsiCo and Beyond Meat are teaming up on plant-based snacks. PepsiCo and Beyond Meat are teaming up on plant-based snacks. The food giant PepsiCo is jumping on the Beyond Meat bandwagon. The two companies announced Tuesday that they had formed a joint venture called The Planet Partnership to produce a line of plant-based protein snack and beverage options. The announcement, …

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Twitter Bars MyPillow C.E.O. Mike Lindell: Live Business Updates

Twitter Bars MyPillow C.E.O. Mike Lindell: Live Business Updates Twitter Bars MyPillow C.E.O. Mike Lindell: Live Business Updates Here’s what you need to know: Mike Lindell, the chief executive of MyPillow, helped fund a bus tour that promoted Donald J. Trump’s false election claims.Credit…Erin Scott/Reuters Twitter said it had permanently barred Mike Lindell, the chief executive officer of the bedding …

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How Options Trading Could Be Fueling a Stock Market Bubble

How Options Trading Could Be Fueling a Stock Market Bubble

How Options Trading Could Be Fueling a Stock Market Bubble How Options Trading Could Be Fueling a Stock Market Bubble The stock market is near record highs, and optimism abounds. Coronavirus vaccines are finally being jabbed into arms. Interest rates are at historic lows. And the Democrats who control Washington are expected to pour another trillion dollars or so into …

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Senate Confirms Janet L. Yellen as Treasury Secretary

Senate Confirms Janet L. Yellen as Treasury Secretary

Senate Confirms Janet L. Yellen as Treasury Secretary Senate Confirms Janet L. Yellen as Treasury Secretary WASHINGTON — The Senate confirmed Janet L. Yellen, a labor economist and former Federal Reserve chair, to be Treasury secretary on Monday, putting in place a key lieutenant to President Biden at a perilous economic moment, as the new administration tries to revive an …

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Chairwoman of San Francisco Art School Facing Budget Issues Resigns

Chairwoman of San Francisco Art School Facing Budget Issues Resigns

Chairwoman of San Francisco Art School Facing Budget Issues Resigns Chairwoman of San Francisco Art School Facing Budget Issues Resigns Pam Rorke Levy has resigned from her position as chairwoman of the San Francisco Art Institute, a 150-year-old college that has struggled over the last year to emerge from a multimillion-dollar debt and declining enrollment despite its history of training …

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China Overtakes U.S. as Top Destination for Foreign Investment: Live Updates

China Overtakes U.S. as Top Destination for Foreign Investment: Live Updates China Overtakes U.S. as Top Destination for Foreign Investment: Live Updates Here’s what you need to know: The tit-for-tat trade restrictions between China and the United States under the Trump administration, coupled with the coronavirus pandemic, have given China a surprising edge. China has for the first time surpassed …

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Europe’s Bankruptcies Are Plummeting. That May Be a Problem.

Europe’s Bankruptcies Are Plummeting. That May Be a Problem.

Europe’s Bankruptcies Are Plummeting. That May Be a Problem. Europe’s Bankruptcies Are Plummeting. That May Be a Problem. PARIS — Romain Rozier’s cafe should be bankrupt by now. Since the coronavirus hit last spring, sales at the once buzzing lunch spot in northern Paris are down 80 percent. The only customers on a recent day were a couple of UberEats …

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