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A Construction Boom to Lure Visitors to Morocco’s ‘Red City’

A Construction Boom to Lure Visitors to Morocco’s ‘Red City’

Construction on M Avenue, a $100 million multiuse project in Marrakesh, Morocco. A surge of wealthy international visitors is helping charge the high-end construction boom in the city.

For Harry Truman, the Buck Stopped at a Brush With Bankruptcy

For Harry Truman, the Buck Stopped at a Brush With Bankruptcy

Harry S. Truman, left, in a photograph taken circa 1920 at the haberdashery he and a friend, Eddie Jacobson, founded in Kansas City, Mo. Though the store had early success, by the spring of 1922 it had failed, a victim of the postwar economic bust and other factors.

Life in Turkey Now: Tough Talk, but Fears of Drug Shortages

Life in Turkey Now: Tough Talk, but Fears of Drug Shortages

A new mosque under construction in Taksim Square.

3 Women Who Had Encounters With Harvey Weinstein Question Lawyer’s Motives

3 Women Who Had Encounters With Harvey Weinstein Question Lawyer’s Motives

Benjamin Brafman, the lawyer representing the film mogul Harvey Weinstein against charges of rape and committing sexual contact.

Executive Behind Facebook’s China Charm Campaign Is Out

Executive Behind Facebook’s China Charm Campaign Is Out

Facebook ads at the Global Mobile Internet Conference in Beijing last year.

Bull Market Hits a Milestone: 3,453 Days. Most Americans Aren’t at the Party.

Bull Market Hits a Milestone: 3,453 Days. Most Americans Aren’t at the Party.

Traders working on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday.

How Wells Fargo and Federal Reserve Struck Deal to Hold Bank’s Board Accountable

How Wells Fargo and Federal Reserve Struck Deal to Hold Bank’s Board Accountable

Wells Fargo’s headquarters in San Francisco. The bank, in a settlement with the Federal Reserve, was banned from getting bigger.

The Political Legacy of a Failed Challenge to the AT&T-Time Warner Deal

The Political Legacy of a Failed Challenge to the AT&T-Time Warner Deal

The forceful ruling on Tuesday that favored AT&T’s proposed merger with Time Warner could make President Trump’s Justice Department reluctant to try to block other deals.

Glenn Thrush, Suspended Times Reporter, to Resume Work but Won’t Cover White House

Glenn Thrush, Suspended Times Reporter, to Resume Work but Won’t Cover White House

Glenn Thrush in the White House briefing room in February. The Times said he would no longer cover the White House when he returns from his suspension.

Ashley Judd Sues Harvey Weinstein, Saying He Harmed Her Career

Ashley Judd Sues Harvey Weinstein, Saying He Harmed Her Career

If successful, a lawsuit by Ashley Judd could clarify sexual harassment protections for women in nontraditional business relationships.

Investors Betting Against Tesla Made $1 Billion on Friday

Investors Betting Against Tesla Made $1 Billion on Friday

The slide in Tesla’s shares after Elon Musk’s interview with The New York Times generated more than $1 billion in profits for short-sellers.

Trump Strikes Deal to Save China’s ZTE as North Korea Meeting Looms

Trump Strikes Deal to Save China’s ZTE as North Korea Meeting Looms

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, left, with Vice Premier Liu He of China on Sunday. The Chinese company ZTE has been at the center of a trade dispute between Washington and Beijing.

China’s Economy Grows, and Its Trade Gap With the U.S. Widens

China’s Economy Grows, and Its Trade Gap With the U.S. Widens

A production line making carbon fiber in Lianyungang, China. China once focused on final assembly of parts imported from elsewhere, but the country has developed its own supply chains and reduced what it must bring in from elsewhere.

Children’s Book Industry Has Its #MeToo Moment

Children’s Book Industry Has Its #MeToo Moment

The “Maze Runner” author James Dashner was jettisoned by Random House after allegations that he had mistreated women.

Orlando Pulls the Plug on Its Amazon Facial Recognition Program

Orlando Pulls the Plug on Its Amazon Facial Recognition Program

Amazon says its facial recognition technology can track people in a video even when their faces are not visible. Orlando, Fla., where the Police Department was using the system in a pilot program, let its contract with Amazon expire.

Seek Long-Term Aims Over Short-Term Results

Seek Long-Term Aims Over Short-Term Results

Nicolas Bos, chief executive of Van Cleef & Arpels, says that title is not important, and that he sets the tone and pushes for excellence.


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