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Where Internet Orders Mean Real Jobs, and New Life for Communities

Vast warehouses are being built, fueling a demand for lower-skilled workers and reviving areas that once relied on manufacturing.

Mediator: A Long-Delayed Reckoning of the Cost of Silence on Abuse

One reason we’re just hearing about harassment claims against Harvey Weinstein and Bill O’Reilly has to do with nondisclosure agreements signed by the accusers.

Tesla Plant in China May Be a First

Tesla is said to be moving closer to becoming the first foreign car company to have a wholly owned manufacturing operation in the country.

Tech Giants Are Paying Huge Salaries for Scarce A.I. Talent

Nearly all big tech companies have an artificial intelligence project, and they are willing to pay experts millions of dollars to help get it done.

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A Big Week for Earnings, and an Estimate for Economic Growth


European banks, tech companies and the big oil companies are all reporting their third-quarter results. And the economy is expected to have slowed.


Advertising: With Literary Support, Xerox Asserts Its Modern Relevance


Xerox, in collaboration with the 92nd Street Y, gathered essays from writers like Gary Shteyngart and Joyce Carol Oates to help reinforce its role in the workplace.


At BuzzFeed, a Pivot to Movies and Television


Matthew Henick, a onetime teenage ringtone magnate, is leading the company away from popular shorts toward deals with production studios.


Tillerson Warns Europe Against Iran Investments


With the U.S. considering reimposing sanctions on Tehran, companies do business with it “at great risk,” the secretary of state said.

A Showdown Brews Between Amazon and Alibaba, Far From Home

The e-commerce giants are spending billions in new markets like Southeast Asia and India to tap a rising new class of young, middle-class shoppers.

‘Tyler Perry’s Boo 2’ Is No. 1 Amid a Plethora of Duds


Hollywood cleaned its cupboard over the weekend, releasing five new films with limited potential. But Tyler Perry secured his sixth No. 1 opening.


E.P.A. Cancels Talk on Climate Change by Agency Scientists

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Organizers of a Monday conference on the Narragansett Bay were told three E.P.A. scientists would not be allowed to present their work.


The Newseum Is Increasingly Relevant, but Can It Survive?

The institution that celebrates journalism is now reckoning with years of financial deficits, partly caused by a news industry in turmoil.

Sunday, Oct 22

O’Reilly Settled New Harassment Claim, Then Fox Renewed His Contract

In January, the Fox News host was said to have agreed to a $32 million settlement with a former network analyst, the largest of his known payouts.

Saturday, Oct 21

The Finger-Pointing at the Finance Firm TIAA

Ex-employees and whistle-blowers question whether the provider of investment advice to people in public and nonprofit jobs does put its customers first.

Wealth Matters: Investors Push Into a Resurging Market: House Flipping


Funds that finance house flippers offer reliable returns of about 8 percent, for those who can invest at least $100,000.

After Harvey Weinstein’s Fall, Spotlight Finds His Brother

Bob Weinstein long operated in the shadow of his sibling, but is now scrambling to hold their company together while facing an uncertain future of his own.

Friday, Oct 20

Regulator Blasts Wells Fargo for Deceptive Auto Insurance Program

A federal regulator’s report added to pressure on Wells Fargo and suggested that the bank will have to set aside more money to pay back customers it harmed.

Your Money: The Long Story of the Movement Toward College Cost Clarity

New bipartisan bills are aimed at forcing colleges to clear up a murky, confusing system so that prospective students understand the options.

Japan’s Young Workers Get a Lift, and Its Leaders Profit

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe stands to benefit in Sunday’s elections because wage growth and a tight job market have demoted the economy as a campaign issue.

United Continental Shares Slip as Lower Profit Looms

Wall Street investors said they were skeptical of the airline’s plan to take on lower-cost competitors.

Thursday, Oct 19

Lyft Is Said to Explore I.P.O. as It Raises $1 Billion Led by Alphabet

The ride-hailing company is exploring a 2018 initial public offering, as it added fresh capital to its coffers from investors including a venture arm spun out of Google.

A Boom in Credit Cards: Great News for Banks, Less So Consumers

Card debt has soared to record levels, generating big profits for banks but leaving some people with unmanageable payments.

China’s Reform Hopefuls Watch for Names. Only One May Matter.

A leadership shuffle in the Communist Party could hint at its commitment to an economic overhaul, but Xi Jinping’s growing power may hinder that effort.

Europe’s Fastest-Growing Economy Could Be Headed for Trouble

Much of the growth in Romania is the product of a consumer bonanza, and economists worry that the good times cannot last given a lack of investment.

Wednesday, Oct 18

American Express C.E.O. Ken Chenault to Step Down

Mr. Chenault, who has led American Express since 2001, is one of corporate America’s few black chief executives.

State of the Art: How the Frightful Five Put Start-Ups in a Lose-Lose Situation

In Silicon Valley, small companies used to unseat big ones. Now the clutches of the five biggest tech companies are hard to escape.

Nafta Talks’ Extension May Make for Slow, Painful Demise

The prolonging of the trade talks leaves a narrow and challenging path to rewriting the pact.

George Soros Transfers Billions to Open Society Foundations

Mr. Soros has moved about $18 billion to Open Society, the charity he founded which promotes human rights around the world. He plans to give still more.