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Authorities Seek Forfeiture of Ancient Gilgamesh Tablet From Hobby Lobby

Authorities Seek Forfeiture of Ancient Gilgamesh Tablet From Hobby Lobby

Authorities Seek Forfeiture of Ancient Gilgamesh Tablet From Hobby Lobby Authorities Seek Forfeiture of Ancient Gilgamesh Tablet From Hobby Lobby Federal prosecutors moved on Monday to formally confiscate a rare cuneiform tablet that bears part of the Epic of Gilgamesh, one of the world’s oldest works of literature, from a Bible-themed museum founded in part by the president of the …

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Asia Markets Rise as Investors Seek Silver Linings: Live Updates

Investors’ Confidence Lifts U.S. Stocks to Best Month Since 1987: Live Updates

Asia Markets Rise as Investors Seek Silver Linings: Live Updates Asia Markets Rise as Investors Seek Silver Linings: Live Updates Asia markets rise as investors look for silver linings amid the pandemic. Asian markets rose broadly if moderately on Monday on continuing hopes that the global economy will gradually emerge from the coronavirus outbreak. Major markets were up less than …

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Post-Pandemic Offices Seek Open Flow of Ideas, Not of the Virus

Post-Pandemic Offices Seek Open Flow of Ideas, Not of the Virus

Post-Pandemic Offices Seek Open Flow of Ideas, Not of the Virus Post-Pandemic Offices Seek Open Flow of Ideas, Not of the Virus SAN FRANCISCO — The modern corporate office is renowned for open, collaborative work spaces, in-house coffee bars and standing desks with room for two giant computer monitors. Soon, there may be a new must-have perk: the sneeze guard. …

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Democrats Seek Investigation Into Claims of Meddling at Consumer Bureau

Democrats Seek Investigation Into Claims of Meddling at Consumer Bureau

Democrats Seek Investigation Into Claims of Meddling at Consumer Bureau Democrats Seek Investigation Into Claims of Meddling at Consumer Bureau Democratic lawmakers called on Friday for a formal investigation into allegations that President Trump’s political appointees at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau improperly interfered in the drafting of a planned regulation on payday lending. In a letter to the Government …

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Businesses Seek Sweeping Shield From Pandemic Liability Before They Reopen

Businesses Seek Sweeping Shield From Pandemic Liability Before They Reopen

Businesses Seek Sweeping Shield From Pandemic Liability Before They Reopen Businesses Seek Sweeping Shield From Pandemic Liability Before They Reopen WASHINGTON — Business lobbyists and executives are pushing the Trump administration and Congress to shield American companies from a wide range of potential lawsuits related to reopening the economy amid the coronavirus pandemic, opening a new legal and political fight …

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US Journalists Seek to Help Colleagues Affected by Virus

Dozens Missing After Ferry in Solomon Islands Defies Cyclone Warning

US Journalists Seek to Help Colleagues Affected by Virus US Journalists Seek to Help Colleagues Affected by Virus OKLAHOMA CITY — Journalists from around the U.S. are finding ways to help their colleagues simply pay rent or buy groceries as they face lost or reduced paychecks because of layoffs and furloughs caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Writers in Oklahoma can …

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Coronavirus: US lawyers seek trillions from China as Trump hails trade deal

Coronavirus: US lawyers seek trillions from China as Trump hails trade deal

A group of US lawyers is seeking trillions from the Chinese government, accusing Beijing of knowing about a coronavirus outbreak on its soil then covering it up. The class action lawsuit includes thousands of people from nearly 50 countries and was filed in a Florida court on Friday. The suit comes as legislators from both US political parties – including some …

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After Nova Scotia Shooting, Families Mourn as Police Seek a Motive

After Nova Scotia Shooting, Families Mourn as Police Seek a Motive

The authorities on the east coast of Canada were searching for a motive on Monday after a gunman who appeared to be dressed as a police officer and was driving a vehicle that appeared to be a Nova Scotia police car killed at least 16 people, one of the country’s worst mass killings in recent memory. Gabriel Wortman, who ran …

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Israeli Election Rivals Seek Deadline Extension to Form Unity Government

Israeli Election Rivals Seek Deadline Extension to Form Unity Government

JERUSALEM — With the negotiations over a unity government in Israel at a critical juncture, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his chief rival, Benny Gantz, asked the country’s president to extend the deadline to form a joint coalition to midnight Wednesday. The two sides, hampered by discord and acrimony in their discussions over a power-sharing deal, had been unable to …

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Condé Nast to Seek Pay Cuts and Government Assistance

Condé Nast to Seek Pay Cuts and Government Assistance

Condé Nast, the most glittering of all the glossy magazine publishers, is the latest media casualty of the coronavirus pandemic. On Monday morning, the publisher of Vogue, Vanity Fair, The New Yorker and Architectural Digest, sent a memo to its 6,000 employees around the world from its chief executive, Roger Lynch, outlining pay cuts for high earners and reduced hours …

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