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W.N.B.A. Players Escalate Protest of Anti-B.L.M. Team Owner

W.N.B.A. Players Escalate Protest of Anti-B.L.M. Team Owner

W.N.B.A. Players Escalate Protest of Anti-B.L.M. Team Owner W.N.B.A. Players Escalate Protest of Anti-B.L.M. Team Owner Players for the Atlanta Dream and other teams across the W.N.B.A. have begun a public show of defiance by wearing T-shirts endorsing the Democratic opponent of the Dream’s co-owner Senator Kelly Loeffler, Republican of Georgia, who is in a tightly contested race for her …

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How TikTok’s Owner Tried, and Failed, to Cross the U.S.-China Divide

How TikTok’s Owner Tried, and Failed, to Cross the U.S.-China Divide

How TikTok’s Owner Tried, and Failed, to Cross the U.S.-China Divide How TikTok’s Owner Tried, and Failed, to Cross the U.S.-China Divide The Chinese entrepreneur behind TikTok took ample precautions when he set out to straddle the tech world’s most treacherous divide: the one separating China’s tightly controlled internet from the rest of the planet. He made TikTok unavailable in …

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Men’s Wearhouse Owner Files for Bankruptcy

Men’s Wearhouse Owner Files for Bankruptcy

Men’s Wearhouse Owner Files for Bankruptcy Men’s Wearhouse Owner Files for Bankruptcy The owner of Men’s Wearhouse and JoS. A. Bank, which once dominated the market for affordable men’s suits, filed for bankruptcy protection late Sunday, as demand plummeted for its corporate clothing with the coronavirus pandemic keeping America’s office workers at home. The company, Tailored Brands, had approximately 1,400 …

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Ann Taylor and Lane Bryant Owner Ascena Retail Files for Bankruptcy

Ann Taylor and Lane Bryant Owner Ascena Retail Files for Bankruptcy

Ann Taylor and Lane Bryant Owner Ascena Retail Files for Bankruptcy Ann Taylor and Lane Bryant Owner Ascena Retail Files for Bankruptcy The owner of Ann Taylor and Lane Bryant, which just a few years ago was one of the country’s largest clothing retailers for women and girls, filed for bankruptcy on Thursday, after declining sales and high debt were …

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A W.N.B.A. Owner Clashes With Players on Protests

A W.N.B.A. Owner Clashes With Players on Protests

A W.N.B.A. Owner Clashes With Players on Protests A W.N.B.A. Owner Clashes With Players on Protests On Monday, the W.N.B.A. announced that its upcoming season would be “dedicated to social justice with games honoring the Black Lives Matter movement.” It did not seem to be a relatively controversial or surprising message, considering how engaged W.N.B.A. players have been in the …

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Help! I’m Owed a Refund, But the Hotel Owner Refuses to Budge

Help! I’m Owed a Refund, But the Hotel Owner Refuses to Budge

Help! I’m Owed a Refund, But the Hotel Owner Refuses to Budge Help! I’m Owed a Refund, But the Hotel Owner Refuses to Budge Dear Tripped Up, My wife and I were supposed to attend a wedding in Sonoma this spring, but the affair was obviously canceled. I canceled our Best Western reservation well before the 24 hours required by …

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Greg Glassman, Embattled Owner of CrossFit, to Sell His Company

Greg Glassman, Embattled Owner of CrossFit, to Sell His Company

Greg Glassman, Embattled Owner of CrossFit, to Sell His Company Greg Glassman, Embattled Owner of CrossFit, to Sell His Company Greg Glassman, the embattled owner of CrossFit who was the subject of a recent New York Times article detailing routine sexual harassment of female employees, intends to sell the fitness brand to Eric Roza, the former senior vice president and …

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Adviser to Manchester City Owner Has Role in Newcastle Sale

Adviser to Manchester City Owner Has Role in Newcastle Sale

Adviser to Manchester City Owner Has Role in Newcastle Sale Adviser to Manchester City Owner Has Role in Newcastle Sale LONDON — A trusted adviser to the billionaire Gulf owner of the English Premier League champion Manchester City has emerged as a key player in discussions to sell another Premier League club, Newcastle United, to a group led by Saudi …

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Francisco Mendez, Boxing Gym Owner and Mentor, Dies at 61

Francisco Mendez, Boxing Gym Owner and Mentor, Dies at 61

Francisco Mendez, Boxing Gym Owner and Mentor, Dies at 61 Francisco Mendez, Boxing Gym Owner and Mentor, Dies at 61 This obituary is part of a series about people who have died in the coronavirus pandemic. Read about others here. Boxing is a mano a mano competition for primacy, two fighters alone in a ring with a referee. But for …

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Hank Steinbrenner, the Yankees Owner Who Kept a Guitar in His Office

Hank Steinbrenner, the Yankees Owner Who Kept a Guitar in His Office

In his 37 imperious years as the Yankees’ principal owner, George Steinbrenner regularly held meetings with the team’s brain trust at Malio’s, a steakhouse in Tampa, Fla., where Steinbrenner had a home and eventually set up the club’s spring-training site. Team executives and scouts — as well as Steinbrenner’s sons, Hank and Hal — would scrutinize the roster, player by …

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