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The Technology 202: Pressure mounts for more Silicon Valley companies to undertake civil rights...

Facebook just received a scathing report from auditors reviewing its record on civil rights. But civil rights leaders want more companies to follow...

Norway’s 1992 Olympic slalom champion Jagge dead at 54

Norway's 1992 Olympic slalom champion Finn Christian Jagge, who beat Italian Alberto Tomba to gold at the Albertville Games, has died at the...

Novavax Gets $1.6 Billion for Coronavirus Vaccine From Operation Warp Speed

The federal government will pay the vaccine maker Novavax $1.6 billion to expedite the development of a coronavirus vaccine. It’s the largest deal...

Live-Streaming Craze Turns Into a Lifeline for China’s Stores

SHANGHAI—Chinese shoppers have long used their phones to buy almost everything they need. The coronavirus crisis has supercharged...

Why the Conservatives are going after the Liberals’ pre-pandemic spending now

The federal balance sheet is a mathematical exercise that has real fiscal and economic implications. But outside of a debt crisis, the greatest value of...

The true story of Nintendo’s most coveted game

7:00 AM ETJustin HeckertEditor's note: This story on Nintendo's Stadium Events was originally published on Nov. 28, 2016. National Video Game Day is...

Australia Halts Hong Kong Extradition Agreement and Extends Visas

HONG KONG — Australia will suspend its extradition agreement with Hong Kong because of the new national security law imposed by China and...

Miss Manners: Generous donations beget more requests

Dear Miss Manners: Over the past two years, my husband and I have received two rather substantial bequests from two very...

Doctor accused in Campbellton, N.B., COVID-19 outbreak won’t face criminal charges, says lawyer

The doctor accused of being patient zero in a northern New Brunswick COVID-19 outbreak after he travelled to neighbouring Quebec in May and didn't...

Ivy League Holds All Sports Until January

There is a sense, in the Ivy League, that even playing football in the spring is a moonshot. The Ivy League spokesman Matt...


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