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Shareholders To Stakeholders: Why Business Leaders Are Shifting Focus

5 minutes ago   |   NPR

The CEOs of the Business Roundtable have committed to the idea that the "purpose of a corporation" should place less focus on shareholders.
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Goldman Sachs plans to recruit more than 100 coders to its trading division as part of the bank's largest hiring spree in years

Goldman Sachs plans to recruit more than 100 coders to its trading division as part of the bank's largest hiring spree in years

21 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Goldman Sachs is looking to recruit more than 100 coders for its trading business as part of the firm's biggest hire spree in years, according to Bloomberg . Adam Korn, the...
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Source: Jeffrey Epstein ordered three couples in his entourage to get married

Source: Jeffrey Epstein ordered three couples in his entourage to get married

21 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

An anonymous woman has sued the estate of Jeffrey Epstein, claiming that Epstein forced her into a fraudulent marriage in order to keep a foreign girlfriend in the...
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Amazon to hire 1K for Henderson distribution center

45 minutes ago   |   Review Journal

The under-construction Amazon fulfillment center in west Henderson, near the Raiders' new practice facility, is expected to create 1,000 full-time jobs.
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Small businesses not high-profile, but a target for violence

45 minutes ago   |   Review Journal

Although mass shootings do happen in places like the Walmart in El Paso, where 22 people were killed this month, small businesses are more likely to be the setting for gun...
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'Forever chemicals' linked to cancer and developmental issues lurk in the blood of almost every American. Here's how to avoid them

'Forever chemicals' linked to cancer and developmental issues lurk in the blood of almost every American. Here's how to avoid them

47 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

The chemical class known as PFAS became popular in the US around the 1940s, since they resist heat, grease, stains, and water . Today, PFAS are considered toxic and have been...
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The co-founder of Google's controversial AI unit DeepMind has reportedly been 'placed' on leave, but it's not clear why

The co-founder of Google's controversial AI unit DeepMind has reportedly been 'placed' on leave, but it's not clear why

47 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

The co-founder of DeepMind , Mustafa Suleyman, has been placed on leave of absence, according to a Bloomberg report on Wednesday. "Mustafa is taking time out right now after 10...
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Fed officials widely divided on rates at July meeting

47 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

By MARTIN CRUTSINGER WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve officials were widely divided at their meeting last month when they decided to cut rates for the first time in a decade, with...
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How to use Google Chromecast from your iPad to stream media to a TV or display

How to use Google Chromecast from your iPad to stream media to a TV or display

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

You can Chromecast from an iPad to turn any TV with a HDMI port into a smart TV that can stream all your favorite content. The Chromecast setup only takes a few minutes from an...
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Malcolm Gladwell's famous 10,000 hour rule for mastering a skill isn't holding up in new research

Malcolm Gladwell's famous 10,000 hour rule for mastering a skill isn't holding up in new research

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

The 10,000-hour rule popularized by Malcolm Gladwell roughly says if you practice one skill for 10,000 hours, you'll have a good chance at becoming an expert at it. As the...
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A Record Number of Fires Are Currently Burning Across the Amazon Rainforest

A Record Number of Fires Are Currently Burning Across the Amazon Rainforest

The Amazon rainforest has seen a record number of forest fires this year, according to Brazil's Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais, a space research center. The INPE... Read more ...

From the shelter to Disney, terrier-mix makes it to the big screen

From the shelter to Disney, terrier-mix makes it to the big screen

Every dog has its day, and for Monte, a terrier-mix shelter dog from Las Cruces, that day came with Disney fame. Read more ...

Former 'Miracle on Ice' player accused of beating neighbor with metal pole...

Former 'Miracle on Ice' player accused of beating neighbor with metal pole over 'spiked beer'

Mark Pavelich assaulted his neighbor he had been fishing with earlier in the day, believing he had slipped something into his beer, police said. Read more ...

Trump: Jewish people who vote Democrat show 'total lack of knowledge or...

Trump: Jewish people who vote Democrat show 'total lack of knowledge or great disloyalty'

Trump's claim triggered a quick uproar from critics who said the president was trading in anti-Semitic stereotypes. Read more ...

Deficit will reach $1 trillion next year, budget office predicts

Deficit will reach $1 trillion next year, budget office predicts

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Trump administration moves to terminate court agreement, end limits on child...

Trump administration moves to terminate court agreement, end limits on child detention

The Trump administration moves to terminate court agreement and replace it with rule that could hold migrant children, parents longer. Read more ...

Mayfield 'clears air' with Giants QB Jones after comments

Mayfield 'clears air' with Giants QB Jones after comments

BEREA, Ohio - Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield reached out to Giants rookie QB Daniel Jones after making some biting comments about the first-round pick in an interview. Read more ...

Penguins' Bill Guerin hired as Wild general manager

Penguins' Bill Guerin hired as Wild general manager

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Trump looked up at the sky and said 'I am the chosen one' while talking...

Trump looked up at the sky and said 'I am the chosen one' while talking about his trade war with China

President Donald Trump on Wednesday referred to himself as the "chosen one" as he discussed his ongoing trade war with China. While speaking to reporters, the president looked... Read more ...

US moves toward agreement on Mexican tomatoes

US moves toward agreement on Mexican tomatoes

The tentative pact heads off a potential 25 percent tariff. Read more ...