New York Times

Business Outlook: In Defense of (Some) Experts

BY John D’Agostino  It’s a bad time to know what you are talking about. ‘Experts’ are out of favor. Driven underground, pods of highly trained individuals are left to scavenge for anyone who will heed their clarion calls on Brexit, asset bubbles, vaccines, climate change, immigration, race relations—you know, the simple stuff. Doctoral candidates stand

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Trump Has a History of Questionable Behavior with Women: NY Times

May 15 – Interviews with dozens of women who have worked for Donald Trump or interacted with him socially reveal a pattern of often unsettling personal behavior by the Republican presidential candidate, The New York Times reported on Saturday. The Times, which said it based the article on more than 50 interviews, quoted women who

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London’s Mayor an Exception to Proposed Ban on Muslims: Trump

WASHINGTON, May 10 – Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, who has called for a temporary ban on Muslims entering the United States, suggested on Monday he would make an exception for London’s newly elected Muslim mayor, the New York Times reported. “There will always be exceptions,” the Times quoted the real estate billionaire and presumptive Republican

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Saudi Minister Confirms Warning on Proposed U.S. Law on 9/11

By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA, May 3- Saudi Arabia has warned the United States that a proposed U.S. law that could hold the kingdom responsible for any role in the Sept 11, 2001, attacks would erode global investor confidence in America, its foreign minister said on Monday. The minister, Adel Al Jubeir, speaking to reporters in

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Saudi Arabia could Sell Off blns in American Assets if Bill Passes: NYT

WASHINGTON, April 17 – The Saudi Arabian government has threatened to sell of hundreds of billions of dollars’ worth of American assets should the U.S. Congress pass a bill that could hold the kingdom responsible for any role in the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks, the New York Times reported on Friday. The newspaper reported that Saudi foreign minister Adel

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Daesh Using Birth Control To Maintain Sex Slaves

WASHINGTON, March 13 – Daesh is using several forms of contraception to maintain its supply of sex slaves, the New York Times reported on Saturday, citing interviews with more than three dozen Yazidi women who escaped from the militant group. The New York Times reported that Daesh used “oral and injectable contraception, and sometimes both” to ensure that

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