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Fighting Conspiracies, Sandy Hook Parent Is Thwarted by Online Policies by SAPNA MAHESHWARI and JOHN HERRMAN
By SAPNA MAHESHWARI and JOHN HERRMAN
The father of a 6-year-old victim has tried to erase lies about his son from the internet, but Automattic, which runs WordPress.com, says “untrue content is not banned.” 15 more words
Pearson’s Correlation, Linear Regression, And Why ‘Beta’ Grossly Underestimates Portfolio Sensitivity To Market Returns
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This is the first part of a two-parts post illustrating the practical importance of accounting for both nonlinearities and temporal dependencies when assessing portfolio risk, which the widely adopted (Pearson’s) correlation coefficient fails to do.1,919 more words
By ZACH WICHTER
The T.S.A. is testing machines that can more thoroughly scan what’s in carry-on bags, so there would be less need to search bags by hand. 16 more words
The conscious uncoupling of VF Corp. and its jeans business will result in two fundamentally new companies playing the field in fashion.
The trimmed-down VF — based in Denver and built around Vans, The North Face and Timberland — will have more than $11 billion in sales and a stronger growth profile. 933 more words
By MATT PHILLIPS
In past decades, plunges in emerging-market currencies have ignited broader crises. Turkey’s lira is crashing, and that has financial markets on edge. 14 more words
By TIFFANY HSU
In a blog post, Mr. Musk, the electric carmaker’s chief executive, offered his fullest explanation yet for what he said were the circumstances behind a message that took Wall Street by surprise. 15 more words