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As Merkel Eyes Exit, Nervous E.U. Wonders Who’ll Take the Stage

As Merkel Eyes Exit, Nervous E.U. Wonders Who’ll Take the Stage Image Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany: “She provided the sense that someone was in control and could be counted on.”CreditCreditKamil Zihnioglu/EPA, via Shutterstock By Steven Erlanger Oct. 30, 2018 BRUSSELS — The European stage Angela Merkel commanded for so ...

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Facebook Ads From Unknown Backer Take Aim at Brexit Plan

Facebook Ads From Unknown Backer Take Aim at Brexit Plan Image The London offices of Facebook, which announced new disclosure policies for political ads in Britain this week.CreditCreditAndrew Testa for The New York Times By Adam Satariano Oct. 19, 2018 LONDON — Prime Minister Theresa May has struggled to build ...

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Follow the Money (Then Take a Picture)

Image Lauren Greenfield has become America’s foremost visual chronicler of the plutocracy — and those who hope to join its ranks.CreditVincent Tullo for The New York Times SectionsSkip to contentSkip to site index Follow the Money (Then Take a Picture) With “Generation Wealth,” the filmmaker Lauren Greenfield looks back at ...

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What Does It Take to Put a Waterfall on a Skyscraper?

[embedded content] You don’t see this very often—a 350-foot artificial waterfall pouring out of a skyscraper. It looks cool, but it also looks expensive. Gushing water isn’t free: You not only have to get the H2O, but you need energy to bring it to the top of the building. This ...

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Poland Purges Supreme Court, and Protesters Take to Streets

Poland Purges Supreme Court, and Protesters Take to Streets Image People protesting the government’s actions against the judiciary in front of the Supreme Court in Warsaw on Tuesday.CreditJakub Kaminski/EPA, via Shutterstock By Marc Santora July 3, 2018 WARSAW — Poland’s government carried out a sweeping purge of the Supreme Court ...

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Silicon Valley’s Giants Take Their Talent Hunt to Cambridge

Image The world’s tech powers have moved to Cambridge, England — including Microsoft, in the building at left — snapping up engineers and researchers, particularly in the burgeoning field of artificial intelligence.CreditBenjamin Quinton for The New York Times SectionsSkip to contentSkip to site index Silicon Valley’s Giants Take Their Talent ...

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Single-Payer Health Care in California: Here’s What It Would Take

Single-Payer Health Care in California: Here’s What It Would Take Image Single-payer health insurance is a popular idea among Democrats running for governor in California. But the logistics of such a program would be immensely challenging.CreditRobyn Beck/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images By Patricia Cohen and Reed Abelson May 25, 2018 ...

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Trade Deals Take Years. Trump Wants to Remake Them in Months.

Trade pacts typically require years of detailed negotiations. The North American Free Trade Agreement needed two years. Creation of the World Trade Organization took eight. The Trump administration wants to remake global trade in a matter of months. To secure agreements quickly, the White House has taken a contentious approach ...

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