How China’s ‘Unicorns’ Shook a Bicycle Town

Posted On: 2019-04-27 14:30:47

Bike-sharing start-ups brought prosperity to Wangqingtuo. Now residents are dealing with the mess they left behind.

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‘Getting Worse, Not Better’: Illegal Pot Market Booming in California Despite Legalization

Posted On: 2019-04-27 14:30:47

California has a massive oversupply of illicit marijuana. It’s undermining licensed shops and threatening the state’s giant legalization experiment.

How China’s ‘Unicorns’ Shook a Bicycle Town

Posted On: 2019-04-27 14:30:47

Bike-sharing start-ups brought prosperity to Wangqingtuo. Now residents are dealing with the mess they left behind.

Ira Neimark, Bergdorf Executive Who Put Fashion First, Dies at 97

Posted On: 2019-04-27 14:30:47

As president, Mr. Neimark helped transform what had been seen as a safe, dull and expensive store into an avatar of luxurious shopping.

In N.R.A. Power Struggle, Insurgents Seek to Oust Wayne LaPierre

Posted On: 2019-04-27 14:30:47

A rift between Mr. LaPierre, the chief executive, and Oliver North, the president, threatened to turn the N.R.A.’s annual convention into outright civil war.

U.S. and Japan Push for a Trade Deal Following Failed Pacific Partnership

Posted On: 2019-04-27 14:30:47

The United States and Japan could be headed toward a more limited deal that would help American farmers. The question is what Japan will demand in return.

Elon Musk reaches deal with SEC over Twitter use

Posted On: 2019-04-27 14:30:47

Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk has reached a deal with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to settle a dispute over Musk’s use of Twitter, according to a court filing on Friday. Musk has agreed to submit public statements about the compa...

Walgreens Is Latest to Raise Vaping (and Smoking) Age to 21

Posted On: 2019-04-27 14:30:47

In raising the age to purchase tobacco, the chain joined a trend. Rite-Aid has stopped selling e-cigarettes, and CVS ended all tobacco sales in 2014.

Wealth Matters: Notre-Dame Donation Backlash Raises Debate: What’s Worthy of Philanthropy?

Posted On: 2019-04-27 14:30:47

Philanthropic experts said they were not shocked by what seemed like an ungrateful response to the money raised to restore the cathedral, but few agreed on a solution.

Overcoming Doubts, U.S. Economy Finds a Way Forward

Posted On: 2019-04-27 14:30:47

A 3.2% growth rate in the first quarter beats the forecasts and offers Trump a political lift.

Lawmakers to visit stalled New Jersey-New York Gateway Rail Tunnel Project

Posted On: 2019-04-27 14:30:47

House lawmakers next week will visit the New York-New Jersey area to learn about the rail tunnel project known as Gateway that’s been mired in a funding conflict with the Trump administration. House... To view the full story, click the title link....

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