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Debenhams and Topshop Fall, Pushed by Fast Fashion and Pandemic

Debenhams and Topshop Fall, Pushed by Fast Fashion and Pandemic

Debenhams and Topshop Fall, Pushed by Fast Fashion and Pandemic Debenhams and Topshop Fall, Pushed by Fast Fashion and Pandemic LONDON — The British department store Debenhams can trace its history back 242 years to a shop on Wigmore Street in central London. On Tuesday, it finally succumbed to the pressures of 21st-century e-commerce. After more than a year of …

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Pushed by Pandemic, Amazon Goes on a Hiring Spree Without Equal

Pushed by Pandemic, Amazon Goes on a Hiring Spree Without Equal

Pushed by Pandemic, Amazon Goes on a Hiring Spree Without Equal Pushed by Pandemic, Amazon Goes on a Hiring Spree Without Equal Over the summer, Amazon converted most of the 175,000 temporary workers to permanent employees and ended the extra pay bumps for all workers. Since then, it has continued with waves of hiring. The company has also almost tripled …

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House Democrats pushed through an aid package with little chance of becoming law.

House Democrats pushed through an aid package with little chance of becoming law.

House Democrats pushed through an aid package with little chance of becoming law. House Democrats pushed through an aid package with little chance of becoming law. House Democrats on Thursday pushed through a $2.2 trillion stimulus plan that would provide aid to families, schools, restaurants, businesses and airline workers, advancing a wish list with little chance of becoming law. The …

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Aldir Blanc, Lyricist Who Pushed Samba’s Boundaries, Dies at 73

Aldir Blanc, Lyricist Who Pushed Samba’s Boundaries, Dies at 73

Aldir Blanc, Lyricist Who Pushed Samba’s Boundaries, Dies at 73 Aldir Blanc, Lyricist Who Pushed Samba’s Boundaries, Dies at 73 “I want to sing our songs as long as I have the strength,” Mr. Bosco, who became one of Brazil’s greatest guitarists, wrote on Facebook after his death. “A person only dies when their legacy dies. And I’m here to …

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Shifting Dynamics of the Mideast Pushed Israel and U.A.E. Together

Shifting Dynamics of the Mideast Pushed Israel and U.A.E. Together

Shifting Dynamics of the Mideast Pushed Israel and U.A.E. Together Shifting Dynamics of the Mideast Pushed Israel and U.A.E. Together JERUSALEM — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu buoyantly approached the microphone, beaming at his diplomatic coup. “I told you,” he told Israelis in a triumphant news conference on Thursday night. Indeed he had. At least since 2009, Mr. Netanyahu had been …

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Le Kha Phieu, Vietnam Leader Who Was Pushed Out, Dies at 88

Le Kha Phieu, Vietnam Leader Who Was Pushed Out, Dies at 88

Le Kha Phieu, Vietnam Leader Who Was Pushed Out, Dies at 88 Le Kha Phieu, Vietnam Leader Who Was Pushed Out, Dies at 88 Le Kha Phieu, a career military man whose tenure as a hardline leader of Vietnam ended ignominiously when he was removed from office amid unusually public infighting, died on Aug. 7 in Hanoi. He was 88. …

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In Indonesia, False Virus Cures Pushed by Those Who Should Know Better

In Indonesia, False Virus Cures Pushed by Those Who Should Know Better

In Indonesia, False Virus Cures Pushed by Those Who Should Know Better In Indonesia, False Virus Cures Pushed by Those Who Should Know Better First, Indonesia’s agriculture minister promoted wearing a necklace containing a eucalyptus potion to cure the coronavirus. Not to be outdone, the governor of Bali, a popular resort island, pushed his own remedy: inhaling the steam from …

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Misleading Virus Video, Pushed by the Trumps, Spreads Online

Misleading Virus Video, Pushed by the Trumps, Spreads Online

Misleading Virus Video, Pushed by the Trumps, Spreads Online Misleading Virus Video, Pushed by the Trumps, Spreads Online In a video posted Monday online, a group of people calling themselves “America’s Frontline Doctors” and wearing white medical coats spoke against the backdrop of the Supreme Court in Washington, sharing misleading claims about the virus, including that hydroxychloroquine was an effective …

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‘Tenet,’ Expected to Signal Hollywood’s Return, Is Pushed Back

‘Tenet,’ Expected to Signal Hollywood’s Return, Is Pushed Back

‘Tenet,’ Expected to Signal Hollywood’s Return, Is Pushed Back ‘Tenet,’ Expected to Signal Hollywood’s Return, Is Pushed Back LOS ANGELES — It’s now on you, “Mulan.” Warner Bros. on Friday pushed back the release of “Tenet,” a $200 million-plus mind bender from Christopher Nolan that was supposed to arrive in theaters on July 17 and jump-start the pandemic-stricken movie business. …

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Pompeo Aide Who Pushed Saudi Arms Sale Said to Have Pressured Inspector General

Pompeo Aide Who Pushed Saudi Arms Sale Said to Have Pressured Inspector General

Pompeo Aide Who Pushed Saudi Arms Sale Said to Have Pressured Inspector General Pompeo Aide Who Pushed Saudi Arms Sale Said to Have Pressured Inspector General WASHINGTON — A senior State Department official who helped Secretary of State Mike Pompeo bypass a congressional freeze on arms sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates pushed the agency’s inspector general …

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