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  • Ferrari chairman quits to leave Fiat's Marchionne in driving seat

    MARANELLO Italy (Reuters) - Luca Cordero di Montezemolo, chairman of Italian luxury sports car maker Ferrari, is quitting to be replaced by the boss of parent group Fiat after the two men clashed over strategy and the Formula One team's poor results....
  • This week's reviews in brief

    Here are condensed versions of this week's book reviews: "The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism" by Edward E. Baptist; Basic (528 pages, $35) The image of the genteel, benevolent Southern slave owner was the...
  • 'Station Eleven' suggests life-denying plague is already here

    "Station Eleven" by Emily St. John Mandel; Knopf (342 pages, $24.95) The Ebola epidemic certainly adds resonance to Emily St. John Mandel's introduction of a game-changing plague in "Station Eleven," her haunting and riveting new novel: "Of all of...
  • GOP Candidates Prescribe Over-The-Counter Birth Control Pills

    WASHINGTON — To counter Democratic attacks that they are soldiers in a "war against women," some GOP candidates across the nation, including at least two in Connecticut, are advocating changing federal laws to allow the purchase of over-the-...
  • A results-oriented approach to chronic homelessness

    Her name was Anne. I found her in the lobby of our church crying hysterically, unable to be comforted by our staff. When I finally got her in a room by herself, I innocently asked, "What can I do to help you?" She then yelled, "Look at me! Look at me....
  • Boehner says he's working on temporary reprieve for Export-Import Bank

    Boehner says he's working on temporary reprieve for Export-Import Bank
    The Export-Import Bank, in danger of closing at the end of the month because of strong conservative opposition, neared a temporary reprieve Tuesday as House Speaker John A. Boehner (R-Ohio) said he was working with a leading critic of the bank on a short-...
  • New concessions, bathrooms may be coming to Delray baseball field

    New concessions, bathrooms may be coming to Delray baseball field
    Delray Beach's Robert Miller Park is home to the city's Little League and youth baseball players. But it is missing some of the essentials that come with attending a ball game, including what "Little Fenway" was known for — a place to buy peanuts...
  • EU lobby piles in on foreign criticism of China's antitrust enforcement

    BEIJING (Reuters) - China's tough competition policy is souring the mood for foreign investment, a European business lobby said on Tuesday, in the latest report to criticize Chinese regulators over a series of contentious investigations into international...
  • Japan stands at crossroads of further yen weakness

    TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan is waking up to the reality that a blessing can come with a curse: the weaker yen sought by policymakers has a downside for some companies and the broader economy. The yen dropped to a six-year low of 106.39 yen against the dollar...
  • Bulldoze or preserve? Croatia ponders fate of notorious prison

    GOLI OTOK Croatia (Reuters) - The clear blue waters of the Adriatic and the happy cries of tourists visiting Goli Otok (Barren Island) off Croatia's coast help obscure its dark past as a hard-labour detention camp for political prisoners in formerly...
  • Treasury's Lew warned China on antitrust probes of foreign firms: WSJ

    Treasury's Lew warned China on antitrust probes of foreign firms: WSJ
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew has written to the Chinese government warning that a recent spate of antitrust investigations against foreign companies could have serious implications for U.S.-China relations, the Wall Street...