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FOX 8 Cleveland
After 72 years, USS Indianapolis discovered 18,000 feet below Pacific surfaceafter a Japanese submarine torpedoed it in the final days of World War II. Fri
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 6 minutes ago
after a Japanese submarine torpedoed it in the final days of World War II. Friday, a team of civilian researchers led by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen discovered the cruiser’s wreckage on the floor of the North Pacific Ocean, 18,000 feet below... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Billionaire finds USS Indianapolis in the Philippine Seaon Saturday – more than 18,000 feet below the Pacific Ocean’s surface. The shi
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 4 hours ago
on Saturday – more than 18,000 feet below the Pacific Ocean’s surface. The ship was found Saturday by a search team led by Microsoft co-founder and billionaire philanthropist Paul Allen. The team was assisted by historians from the Naval history... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Reflections on 10 tumultuous years in SeattleSeattle was no crane capital in 2007. Although it remained vibrant with a stron
The Seattle Times / Posted 6 hours ago
Seattle was no crane capital in 2007. Although it remained vibrant with a strong retail core and the headquarters of Washington Mutual and Safeco, Seattle faced major competition from the “edge city” of Bellevue and the Eastside. Amazon was... Read more
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Business Standard India
After Donald Trump's Charlottesville remarks, CEOs exit tech board en massedenounce bigotry, racism, sexism, hate, and violence," Mitchell Baker, executiv
Business Standard India / Posted 11 hours ago
denounce bigotry, racism, sexism, hate, and violence," Mitchell Baker, executive chairman, Mozilla, was quoted as saying. Microsoft president and chief legal officer Brad Smith also quit the panel on Friday, with a spokesperson saying: "Effective... Read more
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Breitbart
Intel CEO Who Bailed on Trump Manufacturing Council Sought 8K H-1B Workers for U.S. Jobswith the response to the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. “I resigned be
Breitbart / Posted 23 hours ago
with the response to the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. “I resigned because I want to make progress, while many in Washington seem more concerned with attacking anyone who disagrees with them,’’ Krzanich wrote in a blog post. “We should... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Why are women leaving and bar exam takers failing? New ABA president Hilarie Bass intends to find outthese discussions are important for the community and for the profession.” Bas
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
these discussions are important for the community and for the profession.” Bass grew up in Miami, earned a B.A. at George Washington University in Washington D.C., then returned home to earn her law degree at University of Miami. She joined... Read more
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The Register
NetApp swallows Icelandic cloud management software bizin the Seattle area, was the COO. The EMEA headquarters are in Reyjavik, Icelan
The Register / Posted yesterday
in the Seattle area, was the COO. The EMEA headquarters are in Reyjavik, Iceland, with the US office located in Kirkland, Washington, just across Lake Washington from Seattle. Stefansson is now VP for Cloud Services at NetApp, with Hrafnsson... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
One-third of Seattle drivers 'crusing' for parking, rides, study findsparking or are ridesharing drivers waiting for ride assignments. That's accordi
KING5 Seattle / Posted yesterday
parking or are ridesharing drivers waiting for ride assignments. That's according to a study by a group of University of Washington students looking at traffic sensor data. The four students involved called this practice of searching for parking... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Study: About one-third of downtown Seattle drivers 'cruising' for parking, ridesFour University of Washington students believe traffic sensor data can detect v
KING5 Seattle / Posted yesterday
Four University of Washington students believe traffic sensor data can detect vehicle cruising. In this case, the group of researchers categorized cruising as either those searching for parking or TNC drivers looking for rides. Michael Vlah, Brett... Read more
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The Register
Tomorrow, DreamHost will square up to US DoJ to avoid handing over 1.3m IP addresses of anti-Trump site visitorsa court will hear on Friday. Lawyers for DreamHost, which hosts disruptj20.org
The Register / Posted yesterday
a court will hear on Friday. Lawyers for DreamHost, which hosts disruptj20.org, will argue at 9.30am in a Washington DC courtroom that the demand for visitor records from the website breaks both the First and Fourth Amendments on... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
ESTHER CEPEDA: College not the only way to achieve the American Dreammust pay more attention to the segment of the population that is looking for di
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 2 days ago
must pay more attention to the segment of the population that is looking for different pathways into the middle class. As Microsoft President Brad Smith said recently during an announcement of a skills-based learning program, “We need new... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Community calendar: festivals, fairs and moreon-site pet adoption, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug. 26, Marymoor Park, Redmond; $15-$35 (p
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
on-site pet adoption, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug. 26, Marymoor Park, Redmond; $15-$35 (pawswalk.net/).BikingBicycle Sunday SUN Lake Washington Boulevard closed to motorized vehicles to bike, jog or stroll along the boulevard, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Lake... Read more
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Crosscut
Can the Ethiopian community hang on in Seattle?center, itself a property the community came together to buy in 2010. “It feel
Crosscut / Posted 2 days ago
center, itself a property the community came together to buy in 2010. “It feels bad when your kids want to play by Lake Washington [near Rainier Beach] or play in the parks but they can’t do so because the family lives away from here — that... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Satya Nadella, Tim Cook, Mark Zuckerberg slam ‘horrific’ Charlottesville violenceBreaking their silence over the violence at a white supremacist rally in the US
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
Breaking their silence over the violence at a white supremacist rally in the US, Microsoft’s Indian-born CEO Satya Nadella, Apple’s Tim Cook and Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg have condemned the incident as “horrific” and “a disgrace” to the... Read more
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WA Today
Trump slams Amazon for doing 'great damage' to retailersand implying that it's killing industry jobs across the US. Trump's reference
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
and implying that it's killing industry jobs across the US. Trump's reference to "great damage" echoes chatter in Washington and academic circles that Amazon and other technology companies may have become too big and powerful. Apple,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Trump slams Amazon for doing 'great damage' to retailersand implying that it's killing industry jobs across the US. Trump's reference
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
and implying that it's killing industry jobs across the US. Trump's reference to "great damage" echoes chatter in Washington and academic circles that Amazon and other technology companies may have become too big and powerful. Apple,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Trump lashes out at AmazonWASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump on Wednesday renewed his attack on e-comme
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump on Wednesday renewed his attack on e-commerce giant Amazon, saying the company is "doing great damage to tax paying retailers." Trump, in a tweet, said "towns, cities and states throughout the U.S. are being hurt... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Pickpocket team targeting women, walletsin Mission Valley and Mission Hills. Alison Herr said it started for her on Sa
KGTV San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
in Mission Valley and Mission Hills. Alison Herr said it started for her on Saturday when she was shopping at the Vonns on Washington Street. Herr said the couple approached her, acting friendly while trying to distract her. “A woman kind of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Trump slams Amazon for doing 'great damage' to retailers and implying that it's killing industry jobs across the US. Trump's reference
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
and implying that it's killing industry jobs across the US. Trump's reference to "great damage" echoes chatter in Washington and academic circles that Amazon and other technology companies may have become too big and powerful. Apple,... Read more
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The Age
Trump slams Amazon for doing 'great damage' to retailers and implying that it's killing industry jobs across the US. Trump's reference
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
and implying that it's killing industry jobs across the US. Trump's reference to "great damage" echoes chatter in Washington and academic circles that Amazon and other technology companies may have become too big and powerful. Apple,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Nadella, Cook, Zuckerberg slam Charlottesville violence as disgrace to USBreaking their silence over the violence at a white supremacist rally in the US
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
Breaking their silence over the violence at a white supremacist rally in the US, Microsoft's Indian-born CEO Satya Nadella, Apple's Tim Cook and Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg have condemned the incident as "horrific" and "a disgrace" to the nation. In... Read more
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Daily Mail
Microsoft tests AI powerless aircraft that mimics birdsMicrosoft tests motorless AI 'sailplane' that seeks out invisible heat like a b
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Microsoft tests motorless AI 'sailplane' that seeks out invisible heat like a bird to fly over long distances - and it could one day stay in the air forever Microsoft built an AI sailplane that autonomously finds thermals to carry it for long... Read more
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Newsmax
Bill Gates Donates $4.6 Billion of Microsoft Stock to CharityMicrosoft co-founder Bill Gates, considered the wealthiest person in the world,
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, considered the wealthiest person in the world, has donated $4.6 billion to charity, according to a U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission filing. The extraordinary sum, in the form of 64 million shares of Microsoft... Read more
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Salon.com
Meet Jack Posobiec: The “alt-right” troll with a press pass in White Houseis the latest conservative media figure to receive White House access from the
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
is the latest conservative media figure to receive White House access from the Trump administration. Jack Posobiec, a Washington-based writer at the Rebel Media, a Canadian online political and social news commentary platform, attended the... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Renegotiating NAFTA -- in 14 easy stepsBenefits America Coalition, a group supported by dozens of large business assoc
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 3 days ago
Benefits America Coalition, a group supported by dozens of large business associations and Fortune 500 firms, including Microsoft and Walmart. This is where we are now 1. Talks begin Wednesday. The first round is in Washington, and future ones... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Renegotiating NAFTA -- in 14 easy stepsBenefits America Coalition, a group supported by dozens of large business assoc
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 days ago
Benefits America Coalition, a group supported by dozens of large business associations and Fortune 500 firms, including Microsoft and Walmart. This is where we are now 1. Talks begin Wednesday. The first round is in Washington, and future ones... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Renegotiating NAFTA -- in 14 easy stepsBenefits America Coalition, a group supported by dozens of large business assoc
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
Benefits America Coalition, a group supported by dozens of large business associations and Fortune 500 firms, including Microsoft and Walmart. This is where we are now 1. Talks begin Wednesday. The first round is in Washington, and future ones... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Renegotiating NAFTA -- in 14 easy stepsBenefits America Coalition, a group supported by dozens of large business assoc
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
Benefits America Coalition, a group supported by dozens of large business associations and Fortune 500 firms, including Microsoft and Walmart. This is where we are now 1. Talks begin Wednesday. The first round is in Washington, and future ones... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Renegotiating NAFTA -- in 14 easy stepsBenefits America Coalition, a group supported by dozens of large business assoc
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 3 days ago
Benefits America Coalition, a group supported by dozens of large business associations and Fortune 500 firms, including Microsoft and Walmart. This is where we are now 1. Talks begin Wednesday. The first round is in Washington, and future ones... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Renegotiating NAFTA -- in 14 easy stepsBenefits America Coalition, a group supported by dozens of large business assoc
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 3 days ago
Benefits America Coalition, a group supported by dozens of large business associations and Fortune 500 firms, including Microsoft and Walmart. This is where we are now 1. Talks begin Wednesday. The first round is in Washington, and future ones... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Renegotiating NAFTA -- in 14 easy stepsBenefits America Coalition, a group supported by dozens of large business assoc
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
Benefits America Coalition, a group supported by dozens of large business associations and Fortune 500 firms, including Microsoft and Walmart. This is where we are now 1. Talks begin Wednesday. The first round is in Washington, and future ones... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Renegotiating NAFTA -- in 14 easy stepsBenefits America Coalition, a group supported by dozens of large business assoc
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
Benefits America Coalition, a group supported by dozens of large business associations and Fortune 500 firms, including Microsoft and Walmart. This is where we are now 1. Talks begin Wednesday. The first round is in Washington, and future ones... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Renegotiating NAFTA -- in 14 easy stepsBenefits America Coalition, a group supported by dozens of large business assoc
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 3 days ago
Benefits America Coalition, a group supported by dozens of large business associations and Fortune 500 firms, including Microsoft and Walmart. This is where we are now 1. Talks begin Wednesday. The first round is in Washington, and future ones... Read more
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News 8000
Renegotiating NAFTA -- in 14 easy stepsBenefits America Coalition, a group supported by dozens of large business assoc
News 8000 / Posted 3 days ago
Benefits America Coalition, a group supported by dozens of large business associations and Fortune 500 firms, including Microsoft and Walmart. This is where we are now 1. Talks begin Wednesday. The first round is in Washington, and future ones... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tech companies ramp up NAFTA lobbying on eve of trade talksWASHINGTON: Technology companies, such as Microsoft and Cisco Systems have ramp
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON: Technology companies, such as Microsoft and Cisco Systems have ramped up lobbying ahead of talks to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement, looking to avoid any future restrictions on cloud storage and to promote an... Read more
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Fortune
Tech Companies Ramp Up NAFTA Lobbying on Eve of Trade Talksdominated lobbying on NAFTA, but technology lobbyists are helping lead the rece
Fortune / Posted 4 days ago
dominated lobbying on NAFTA, but technology lobbyists are helping lead the recent surge in efforts to influence Washington, according to data from the Center for Responsive Politics. Tech companies and trade organizations disclosed they... Read more
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Reuters
Tech companies ramp up NAFTA lobbying on eve of trade talksWASHINGTON (Reuters) - Technology companies, such as Microsoft (MSFT.O) and Cis
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Technology companies, such as Microsoft (MSFT.O) and Cisco Systems (CSCO.O) have ramped up lobbying ahead of talks to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement, looking to avoid any future restrictions on cloud... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Amazon is said to seek $16 billion bond sale for Whole FoodsTobacco Plc ($17.25 billion), and this deal is good for the year’s fourth bigge
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
Tobacco Plc ($17.25 billion), and this deal is good for the year’s fourth biggest following a $17 billion offering from Microsoft Corp. It also comes at a time when tech companies have been active debt issuers, including a debut offering from... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Gates makes largest donation since 2000 with $5 billion giftBill Gates made his largest single gift since the turn of the century, giving a
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
Bill Gates made his largest single gift since the turn of the century, giving away Microsoft shares that accounted for 5 percent of his fortune, the world’s biggest. The billionaire donated 64 million of the software maker’s shares to the Bill &... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Gates makes largest donation since 2000Bill Gates, Microsoft Corp co-founder and co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gate
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
Bill Gates, Microsoft Corp co-founder and co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, smiles after putting on a shirt bearing the slogan: 'Say No to Involuntary Smoking', during a media conference in Beijing on June 11, 2011. (Reuters... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Trump orders probe of China’s intellectual property practicesbroke from his 17-day vacation in New Jersey to sign the memo in the White Hous
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
broke from his 17-day vacation in New Jersey to sign the memo in the White House at a time of heightened tensions between Washington and Beijing over North Korea’s nuclear ambitions. The investigation is likely to cast a shadow over relations... Read more
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DW
US President Donald Trump orders probe of China's intellectual property practices |US President Trump returned to Washington from his 17-day vacation in New Jerse
DW / Posted 4 days ago
US President Trump returned to Washington from his 17-day vacation in New Jersey to sign an executive order to launch the probe. He suggested that further steps could be taken against China on trade issues. US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Trump orders probe of China intellectual property practicesWASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Monday authorized an inquiry on whether
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Monday authorized an inquiry on whether to investigate China’s alleged theft of intellectual property, the first direct action by the White House against a country Trump has painted as the U.S. chief trade... Read more
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Breitbart
Wikipedia’s Left-Wing Editors Attempt to Minimize Evidence Supporting Google Memoadding wiki-markup to remove the section from public view. Within half an hour
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
adding wiki-markup to remove the section from public view. Within half an hour the change was undone by an IP from Redmond, Washington, home of Google competitor Microsoft as well as video game developer Nintendo’s American offices. On the article... Read more
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TribLIVE
U.S. stocks jump as tensions with North Korea appear to ease20.08 points, or 1.5 percent, to 1,394.31. Among technology companies, Apple a
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
20.08 points, or 1.5 percent, to 1,394.31. Among technology companies, Apple added $2.37, or 1.5 percent, to $159.85 and Microsoft picked up $1.09, or 1.5 percent, to $73.59. After two days of losses, Nvidia jumped $12.44, or 8 percent, to... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
How China squeezes tech secrets from U.S. companieswith it for too long," James Andrew Lewis, a senior vice president at the Cente
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 days ago
with it for too long," James Andrew Lewis, a senior vice president at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, wrote in a blog post this month. As China has raced to become a hi-tech manufacturing powerhouse, it stands... Read more
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Income Investors
Satya Nadella, The Man Behind Microsoft Stock’s Bullish Trend iStock.com/wellesenterprisesThis Person Changed Microsoft Stock’s Outlook Mi
Income Investors / Posted 5 days ago
iStock.com/wellesenterprisesThis Person Changed Microsoft Stock’s Outlook Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has been around for 42 years. That’s quite a long history for a company in... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
Billionaire’s boat moors in bay « Jersey Evening PostA SUPER-YACHT owned by a Microsoft billionaire which boasts its own helicopter
Jersey Evening Post / Posted 5 days ago
A SUPER-YACHT owned by a Microsoft billionaire which boasts its own helicopter and motorbikes spent the weekend in Jersey. Skat, a 231.96ft motor yacht worth an estimated $75 million, arrived on Friday night and spent the weekend moored in St... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Robert J. Samuelson: The curse of middle-aged capitalismBy Robert J. Samuelson Washington Post A persisting puzzle about the U.S. eco
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 6 days ago
By Robert J. Samuelson Washington Post A persisting puzzle about the U.S. economy is how it can seem both strong and weak. On the one hand, it remains a citadel of innovation, producing new companies like Uber. On the other, the economy is... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Robert J. Samuelson: The curse of middle-aged capitalismBy Robert J. Samuelson Washington Post A persisting puzzle about the U.S. eco
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
By Robert J. Samuelson Washington Post A persisting puzzle about the U.S. economy is how it can seem both strong and weak. On the one hand, it remains a citadel of innovation, producing new companies like Uber. On the other, the economy is... Read more
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