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Book Review: ‘Good Company,’ by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney

Book Review: ‘Good Company,’ by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney

Book Review: ‘Good Company,’ by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney Book Review: ‘Good Company,’ by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney “She felt a loosening of something she’d tamped down for a long time, and it didn’t feel awful, it felt warm and liquid, and if the feeling were to take a sentient shape it would be an enormous glowing question mark,” Sweeney writes. “Did …

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Topps, the Baseball Card Company, is Going Public via SPAC

Topps, the Baseball Card Company, is Going Public via SPAC

Topps, the Baseball Card Company, is Going Public via SPAC Topps, the Baseball Card Company, is Going Public via SPAC Topps, known for its trading cards and Bazooka gum, is going public by merging with a blank-check firm in a deal that values the company at $1.3 billion, the DealBook newsletter was the first to report. The transaction includes an …

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The C.E.O. of the self-driving car company Waymo will step down after more than 5 years.

The C.E.O. of the self-driving car company Waymo will step down after more than 5 years.

The C.E.O. of the self-driving car company Waymo will step down after more than 5 years. The C.E.O. of the self-driving car company Waymo will step down after more than 5 years. Waymo, the autonomous car unit of Google’s parent company, Alphabet, said John Krafcik is stepping down as chief executive after five and a half years at the helm. …

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Greensill Capital: The Collapse of a Company Built on Debt

Greensill Capital: The Collapse of a Company Built on Debt

Greensill Capital: The Collapse of a Company Built on Debt Greensill Capital: The Collapse of a Company Built on Debt LONDON — The courthouse should have already been closed for the day. At a hearing that began at 5 p.m. on March 1, lawyers for Greensill Capital desperately argued before a judge in Sydney, Australia, that the firm’s insurers should …

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The Gambling Company That Had the Best Pandemic Ever

The Gambling Company That Had the Best Pandemic Ever

The Gambling Company That Had the Best Pandemic Ever The Gambling Company That Had the Best Pandemic Ever The world that her father credits Ms. Coates with creating is reflected in a television ad for bet365 that ran before the Stoke-Watford game. It featured the actor turned pitchman Ray Winstone, who sat in the back of a luxury sedan, dressed …

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Moncef Slaoui, the former head of Operation Warp Speed, was fired from a biotech company after sexual misconduct allegations.

Moncef Slaoui, the former head of Operation Warp Speed, was fired from a biotech company after sexual misconduct allegations.

Moncef Slaoui, the former head of Operation Warp Speed, was fired from a biotech company after sexual misconduct allegations. Moncef Slaoui, the former head of Operation Warp Speed, was fired from a biotech company after sexual misconduct allegations. GlaxoSmithKline, the pharmaceutical company, said on Wednesday that it had fired Moncef Slaoui, the former head of Operation Warp Speed, from his …

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Coronavirus Pandemic Forces FDA to Sharply Curtail Drug Company Inspections

Coronavirus Pandemic Forces FDA to Sharply Curtail Drug Company Inspections

Coronavirus Pandemic Forces FDA to Sharply Curtail Drug Company Inspections Coronavirus Pandemic Forces FDA to Sharply Curtail Drug Company Inspections Proponents of remote audits say they can do the same thing virtually. Peter Miller, president of Dynamic Compliance Solutions, of New Jersey, which helps life science companies comply with F.D.A. regulations, says his remote audit kit can do a great …

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California Condors Get an Assist From an Unlikely Source: A Wind Power Company

California Condors Get an Assist From an Unlikely Source: A Wind Power Company

California Condors Get an Assist From an Unlikely Source: A Wind Power Company California Condors Get an Assist From an Unlikely Source: A Wind Power Company In an unusual — and somewhat controversial — move, federal wildlife officials in California are teaming up with a wind power company to breed endangered California condors in captivity, in an effort to replace …

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Tick tock: The company keeping Prague ticking along

Tick tock: The company keeping Prague ticking along

Tick tock: The company keeping Prague ticking along Tick tock: The company keeping Prague ticking along Classic clocks are part of the landscape of Prague, known as the “City of a Hundred Towers” for its centuries-old mechanical devices – including the famed Astronomical Clock in the Old Square. Mariana Nesnidalova is the head of L Hainz, a family business that …

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A second Google A.I. researcher says the company fired her.

A second Google A.I. researcher says the company fired her.

A second Google A.I. researcher says the company fired her. A second Google A.I. researcher says the company fired her. Two months after the jarring departure of a well-known artificial intelligence researcher at Google, a second A.I. researcher at the company said she was fired after criticizing the way it has treated employees who were working on ways to address …

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