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When Imported Steel Makes Sense, Despite Tariffs

Image The steel is shipped across the Baltic Sea and then across the Atlantic to American manufacturers, which have been among the Finnish company’s eager customers.CreditCreditJuho Kuva for The New York Times SectionsSkip to contentSkip to site index When Imported Steel Makes Sense, Despite Tariffs The Finnish steel manufacturer Outokumpu ...

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Walmart Finally Makes It to the Big Apple

Walmart Finally Makes It to the Big Apple Image Where’s “Walmart”? The boxes say Jet, which Walmart bought in 2016, and the trucks delivering them in the New York City area say Parcel, which Walmart bought last year.CreditCreditJoe Carrotta for The New York Times By Michael Corkery Sept. 16, 2018 ...

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With Waymo Settlement, Uber C.E.O. Makes His Mark

Advertisement SAN FRANCISCO — For weeks, Dara Khosrowshahi, Uber’s chief executive, and some of his lieutenants had worked behind the scenes to repair the ride-hailing company’s fractious relationship with Waymo, the self-driving business spun out of Google. A Waymo lawsuit over autonomous car technology, in which it accused Uber of ...

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Aung San Suu Kyi Makes First Visit to Rohingya Area in Myanmar

BANGKOK — For the first time since Myanmar’s military unleashed violence against Rohingya Muslims in August, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, the Nobel laureate who heads the civilian government, on Thursday visited the state where the atrocities have been taking place. The United Nations and international rights groups have laid ...

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Melting ice makes the sea around Greenland less saline

For the first time, ocean data from Northeast Greenland reveals the long-term impact of the melting of the Greenland ice sheet. The observed increase in freshwater content will affect the conditions in all Greenland fjords and may ultimately affect the global ocean currents that keep Europe warm. Today, researchers from ...

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The House Health Plan Makes Your Genes a Preexisting Condition

Of all the provisions of the Affordable Care Act—“Obamacare,” if you’re on a first-name basis—the one that seemed the most uncontroversially humane was the guarantee that insurance companies could not use so-called preexisting conditions to deny coverage. If you had a chronic illness or had recovered from something and lost ...

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