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When the President Takes On Amazon, Nobody Wins by SENDHIL MULLAINATHAN


By SENDHIL MULLAINATHAN

Economists agree on one thing: Politicians shouldn’t attack specific companies based on their own whims or preferences

Published: May 18, 2018 at 02:46PM… 6 more words

Jonathan Offt

Running Mate Takes Place of Deceased Gubernatorial Candidate by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS


By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

The running mate of a Maryland gubernatorial candidate who died suddenly last week announced shortly before a Thursday deadline that she will run for governor in his place. 10 more words

Jonathan Offt

Arctic Ice Is Getting ‘Younger.’ But That’s Not Healthier. by KENDRA PIERRE-LOUIS, JOHN SCHWARTZ and BRAD PLUMER


By KENDRA PIERRE-LOUIS, JOHN SCHWARTZ and BRAD PLUMER

This week: The Arctic is melting, and Scott Pruitt is under fire. Also, we answer your question about investing, not just divesting, to make a difference. 10 more words

Jonathan Offt

Bill Gates Gives $44M to States Navigating New Education Law by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS


By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates saw an opportunity with a new federal education law that has widespread repercussions for American classrooms.

Published: May 16, 2018 at 01:58AM… 6 more words

Jonathan Offt

Bill Cosby’s Sentencing Is Set for September by GRAHAM BOWLEY


By GRAHAM BOWLEY

Mr. Cosby, who was convicted on three sexual assault counts, is facing ten years in prison on each, though such sentences are often served concurrently. 10 more words

Jonathan Offt

A New Model for Financing Nonprofits by ANDREW ROSS SORKIN


By ANDREW ROSS SORKIN

A number of boldfaced names are backing a novel new approach to philanthropy that makes more money available and creates more accountability. 11 more words

Jonathan Offt

AP Sources: Tepper to Buy Panthers for Record $2.2 Billion by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS


By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

The Carolina Panthers are being sold for an NFL-record $2.2 billion.

Published: May 15, 2018 at 09:49AM

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Jonathan Offt