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Beware, Fiscal Cliff Ahead

Economists say at least $1 trillion is needed to sustain a recovery that is faltering

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Bloomberg Businessweek
July 27, 2020

Investors Can't Stop Dancing

The bull is calling the tune, but prices are high and some pros are getting anxious about what will happen when the music stops

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Bloomberg Businessweek
July 27, 2020

Awkward!

Banks profited from volatile stock and bond trading as the pandemic roiled the markets

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Bloomberg Businessweek
July 27, 2020

These Tobacco Substitutes Don't Give a Spit

New nicotine-laced oral products are pitched as healthier than cigarettes

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Bloomberg Businessweek
July 20, 2020

Happy Little Trees

To soothe pandemic anxiety, check out the tutorials of Ryan Neil, the Bob Ross of bonsai

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Bloomberg Businessweek
July 20, 2020

The Front - Runner

Oxford’s Covid-19 vaccine, devised by Sarah Gilbert, is in human trials. AstraZeneca has lined up agreements to produce 2 billion doses.

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Bloomberg Businessweek
July 20, 2020

THE BRONCO IS BACK

THE SUV THAT O.J. MADE FAMOUS IS GETTING A MAKEOVER, THANKS TO A FEW OBSESSED FORD EMPLOYEES

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Bloomberg Businessweek
July 20, 2020

Covid Conversations With a Wall Street Titan

How the pandemic looks to one of America’s wealthiest people

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Bloomberg Businessweek
July 20, 2020

The Year of The Quarantine Blockbuster

Netflix says 85 million people watched the Mark Wahlberg action movie Spenser Confidential, not one of them in a theater. Is Hollywood finally waking up to the potential of the streaming smash?

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Bloomberg Businessweek
July 20, 2020

A Scare for Foreign Students

The U.S. backed down from a controversial policy, but students are still feeling the chill

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July 20, 2020

Bypassed by The Rescue

Not much of Washington’s $2 trillion has reached Cleveland’s predominantly Black neighborhoods

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July 20, 2020

Hair Metal Returns!

Investors are buying up song rights, and lots of artists need cash

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July 20, 2020

A Bigger Market for Electronic Monitors

Corrections centers are stocking up as they release prisoners because of Covid-19

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Bloomberg Businessweek
July 20, 2020

The Mercenary Influencer

A former Green Beret and prolific Instagrammer signed a contract to, essentially, heist a whole country and turn it over to a new government. The results were embarrassing

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Bloomberg Businessweek
July 06 - 13, 2020

The Master Thief

Sean Murphy was an epic weed smoker, a devoted Tom Brady fan, and the best cat burglar that Lynn, Mass., had ever seen

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July 06 - 13, 2020

Troubles in Quinn Country

In the Irish borderlands, Sean Quinn was always known as a tough businessman. But he was hugely successful and created thousands of jobs. A local hero. And then it all went wrong

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Bloomberg Businessweek
July 06 - 13, 2020

How the American Worker Got Fleeced

For decades, bosses have held down wages, cut benefits, and stomped on employees’ rights. Call it what it is: A heist

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July 06 - 13, 2020

The Case of the Empty Frames

For 30 years, experts have tried and failed to solve the most expensive, and possibly strangest, art heist in history

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July 06 - 13, 2020

The Pizza Schemer

Ishmael Osekre, the man behind the “Fyre Festival of Pizza,” has a history of alleged Facebook-fueled fraud

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Bloomberg Businessweek
July 06 - 13, 2020

A Crime Against Property

The laws against slave stealing continue to have societal implications today

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July 06 - 13, 2020

The Nortel Job

Did China steal Canada’s edge in 5G?

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July 06 - 13, 2020

WeWork vs. the Whistleblower

A former employee speaks out about the culture that undid a mega-IPO

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Bloomberg Businessweek
June 29, 2020

Who's the Incumbent Here?

Donald Trump and Joe Biden have pulled a switcheroo, with each assuming the other’s conventional campaign role

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Bloomberg Businessweek
June 29, 2020

LEBRON'S NEXT MOVE

He’s building a media company during a pandemic, anti-racism protests, and economic uncertainty. Oh, yeah, and he’s about to start playing basketball again

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Bloomberg Businessweek
June 29, 2020

The Middle East's Mission To Mars

As space gets cheaper and more accessible, new countries are drawing our gaze to the heavens—and away from their controversies on Earth

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Bloomberg Businessweek
June 29, 2020

The Bubble That Never Pops

If anything was going to get in the way of China’s rise, it was Covid-19. The country shuddered but kept going

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Bloomberg Businessweek
June 29, 2020

Germany's Fintech Dreams, Interrupted

Wirecard was supposed to breathe new life into the country’s tech sector. Then $2 billion in cash went missing

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Bloomberg Businessweek
June 29, 2020

Inside Apple's Next Big Thing

Mike Rockwell’s team is developing superpowerful headsets blending AR and VR

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Bloomberg Businessweek
June 29, 2020

A Reset for Entrepreneurship

Silicon Valley hijacked the concept for the privilege of a few. The present crisis affords an opportunity to redefine it so it’s more inclusive

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Bloomberg Businessweek
June 29, 2020

The Origins of 'Paradise'

Reading and writing about Iran could not prepare me for what I saw there.

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Bloomberg Businessweek
June 29, 2020