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The daily business briefing: September 17, 2021
Retail
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: September 17, 2021

Texas' abortion ban is already clashing with its tech-hub aspirations
Abortion rights protest in Austin
Texas abortion law

Texas' abortion ban is already clashing with its tech-hub aspirations

The daily business briefing: August 20, 2021
An Amazon store
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: August 20, 2021

The daily business briefing: August 19, 2021
The Trans Alaska Pipeline System
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: August 19, 2021

New business boom continues
A small business.
Feature

New business boom continues

Is China going to fry the global climate?
Xi Jinping.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

Is China going to fry the global climate?

John Oliver explains the horrors of PACE home renovation loans
John Oliver
Johnsplaining

John Oliver explains the horrors of PACE home renovation loans

Used cars and trucks drove much of May's steep inflation
Use cars
Invisible hands

Used cars and trucks drove much of May's steep inflation

5 former Treasury secretaries endorse tax evasion crackdown
Tim Geithner, Henry Paulson
Death and Taxes

5 former Treasury secretaries endorse tax evasion crackdown

GOP could sink G-7 minimum corporate tax agreement
G-7 agrees to minimum corporate tax
Death and Taxes and anti-Tax Republicans

GOP could sink G-7 minimum corporate tax agreement

Ford reports 70,000 reservations for its all-electric F-150 truck
Ford F-150 Lightning
Electric Vehnicles

Ford reports 70,000 reservations for its all-electric F-150 truck

Bill Gates admits affair with Microsoft employee
Bill and Melina Gates
Gates Divorce

Bill Gates admits affair with Microsoft employee

AT&T to close 250 stores, cut thousands of jobs
AT&T headquarters in Dallas.
business news

AT&T to close 250 stores, cut thousands of jobs

Mattel slashes more than 2,200 jobs worldwide
A Barbie display.
business news

Mattel slashes more than 2,200 jobs worldwide

Hoping to lure Toys R Us shoppers, Party City to open pop-up toy stores
A Toys R Us store.
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Hoping to lure Toys R Us shoppers, Party City to open pop-up toy stores

Trump blocks takeover of Qualcomm by Broadcom
The Qualcomm logo.
business news

Trump blocks takeover of Qualcomm by Broadcom

CVS to buy Aetna for $69 billion
A CVS pharmacy.
business news

CVS to buy Aetna for $69 billion

Report: Uber board wants Expedia's Dara Khosrowshahi to be its next CEO
Dara Khosrowshahi.
business news

Report: Uber board wants Expedia's Dara Khosrowshahi to be its next CEO

Apple supplier Foxconn to build $10 billion plant in Wisconsin
Workers at Foxconn's factory in Shenzhen, China.
business news

Apple supplier Foxconn to build $10 billion plant in Wisconsin

Air bag maker Takata files for bankruptcy
Inside the Takata factory.
business news

Air bag maker Takata files for bankruptcy

Payless ShoeSource to close 400 stores
A woman tries shoes on at a Payless in Manhattan.
business news

Payless ShoeSource to close 400 stores

RadioShack files for bankruptcy again
A RadioShack store in Washington, D.C.
business news

RadioShack files for bankruptcy again

Wells Fargo fires 4 executives in aftermath of scandal
A Wells Fargo bank sign.
business news

Wells Fargo fires 4 executives in aftermath of scandal

Macy's to close 68 stores and cut 10,000 jobs
Outside the flagship Macy's in New York City.
business news

Macy's to close 68 stores and cut 10,000 jobs