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Is Rivian the Next Tesla? Investors Bet Big on Electric Truck Maker

Is Rivian the Next Tesla? Investors Bet Big on Electric Truck Maker

Is Rivian the Next Tesla? Investors Bet Big on Electric Truck Maker Is Rivian the Next Tesla? Investors Bet Big on Electric Truck Maker Another big trend reshaping the auto industry is autonomous cars. On Tuesday, Cruise, a unit of G.M. that is working in that area, announced it had raised $2 billion from Microsoft, G.M., Honda and other investors. …

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The White House Bet on Abbott’s Rapid Tests. It Didn’t Work Out.

The White House Bet on Abbott's Rapid Tests. It Didn't Work Out.

The White House Bet on Abbott’s Rapid Tests. It Didn’t Work Out. The White House Bet on Abbott’s Rapid Tests. It Didn’t Work Out. People without Covid-19 symptoms have been among those taking the test on White House grounds, where individuals who received negative results were granted swift access to the president and his advisers. Dr. Scott Gottlieb, the former …

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Indian Billionaires Bet Big on Head Start in Coronavirus Vaccine Race

Indian Billionaires Bet Big on Head Start in Coronavirus Vaccine Race

Indian Billionaires Bet Big on Head Start in Coronavirus Vaccine Race Indian Billionaires Bet Big on Head Start in Coronavirus Vaccine Race PUNE, India — In early May, an extremely well-sealed steel box arrived at the cold room of the Serum Institute of India, the world’s largest vaccine maker. Inside, packed in dry ice, sat a tiny 1-milliliter vial from …

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At the BET Awards, Putting Black Designers in the Spotlight

At the BET Awards, Putting Black Designers in the Spotlight

At the BET Awards, Putting Black Designers in the Spotlight At the BET Awards, Putting Black Designers in the Spotlight It wasn’t your usual awards show red carpet. There wasn’t, after all, a red carpet. Instead there were nominees and performers and presenters beamed in from their living rooms or movie-magicked sets. But at the 20th annual BET Awards on …

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What’s on TV Sunday: The BET Awards and ‘I’ll Be Gone in the Dark’

What’s on TV Sunday: The BET Awards and ‘I’ll Be Gone in the Dark’

What’s on TV Sunday: The BET Awards and ‘I’ll Be Gone in the Dark’ What’s on TV Sunday: The BET Awards and ‘I’ll Be Gone in the Dark’ What’s on TV 2020 BET AWARDS 8 p.m. on BET and CBS. While some awards have postponed their ceremonies, this annual show, which celebrates the work of black artists, athletes and entertainers, …

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They Wanted You to Bet on Sharks. The Odds Were Not in Their Favor.

They Wanted You to Bet on Sharks. The Odds Were Not in Their Favor.

They Wanted You to Bet on Sharks. The Odds Were Not in Their Favor. They Wanted You to Bet on Sharks. The Odds Were Not in Their Favor. Some bookies warn that you’ll sleep with the fishes. But one oddsmaker wanted you to bet on them instead. Last Wednesday, MyBookie, an online sportsbook, invited gamblers to place wagers on the …

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Investors Bet Giant Companies Will Dominate After Crisis

Investors Bet Giant Companies Will Dominate After Crisis

Investors Bet Giant Companies Will Dominate After Crisis Investors Bet Giant Companies Will Dominate After Crisis An economic downturn almost always favors giants like Microsoft, Apple and Amazon, the country’s three biggest companies. But the demand for their shares has only been amplified by a crisis that seems almost tailor-made for their future success. Even as analysts have trimmed expectations …

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