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Deadly Convenience: Keyless Cars and Their Carbon Monoxide Toll

Deadly Convenience: Keyless Cars and Their Carbon Monoxide Toll

Without having to turn and remove a key to shut off the motor, drivers can be lulled into mistakenly thinking that the car has stopped running.

Contest Aims to Lift Personal Flying Machines Off the Page

Contest Aims to Lift Personal Flying Machines Off the Page

A design from Texas A&M University, one of 10 finalists announced Thursday in the GoFly contest, which is sponsored by Boeing. A final “flyoff” is scheduled for next year.

Coal’s Decline Seems Impervious to Trump’s Promises

Coal’s Decline Seems Impervious to Trump’s Promises

The Longview Power Plant in West Virginia, which the 4 West mine in nearby Greene County, Pa., has supplied with thermal coal. The most successful Appalachian mines these days produce higher-quality coal for steel making.

Fed Still Waving Caution Flag on Resuming Interest Rate Increases

Fed Still Waving Caution Flag on Resuming Interest Rate Increases

Recent remarks by Janet L. Yellen convinced many investors the Fed will not seriously consider raising rates until its June meeting.

Tech Giants Win a Battle Over Copyright Rules in Europe

Tech Giants Win a Battle Over Copyright Rules in Europe

European Parliament lawmakers rejected a bill backed by news outlets and music publishers to restrict the use of their content on platforms like YouTube and Facebook.

The Cape May Ferry Stops for Whales and Athletes

The Cape May Ferry Stops for Whales and Athletes

Dave Macomber has been a captain for the Cape May-Lewes Ferry in Cape May, N.J., for 28 years.

Biggest Banks Pass Fed’s Stress Tests

Biggest Banks Pass Fed’s Stress Tests

The ability of most banks to breeze through the so-called stress tests is an indication of how far Wall Street has come since the financial crisis.

Can San Diego Ditch the Power Company? Not Without a Fight

Can San Diego Ditch the Power Company? Not Without a Fight

“The cost of energy now is escalating in the community,” said Bishop George McKinney, a pastor in San Diego who supports a proposal for a city-run electricity program. “There has to be someone who is willing to speak truth to power.”

Walt Disney World Workers Reach Deal for $15 Minimum Wage by 2021

Walt Disney World Workers Reach Deal for $15 Minimum Wage by 2021

Union workers demonstrating in March in front of a Disney hotel in Orlando, Fla. Members will vote on the new contract, which stipulates gradual minimum wage increases, on Sept. 5 and 6.

To Get More Out of Workers, Invest More in Them

To Get More Out of Workers, Invest More in Them

Bob Chapman, chief executive of Barry-Wehmiller Companies, and Raj Sisodia, a founder of Conscious Capitalism, are the authors of "Everybody Matters."

Buying a Piece of Bob Marley’s Song Catalog, and His Enduring Legacy

Buying a Piece of Bob Marley’s Song Catalog, and His Enduring Legacy

Left, Chris Blackwell, the founder of Island Records, and Larry Mestel of Primary Wave Music Publishing. On Saturday, Mr. Blackwell signed a $50 million deal that gives Primary Wave control of most of his stake in Bob Marley’s song catalog.

On Inversions, the Treasury Department Drops the Gloves

On Inversions, the Treasury Department Drops the Gloves

Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew at a House panel last month.

Bringing a Personal Touch to Plus-Size Fashion

Bringing a Personal Touch to Plus-Size Fashion

Nadia Boujarwah, a co-founder of the retail website Dia & Co. She said she saw a business opportunity in the lack of options for plus-size fashion. “It was a call to arms for me,” she said.

Big and Small, N.R.A. Boycott Efforts Come Together in Gun Debate

Big and Small, N.R.A. Boycott Efforts Come Together in Gun Debate

Judith Pearson, a gun owner and retired school principal in Minnesota, told her Twitter followers to boycott the National Rifle Association.

New Goldman Sachs Fund Will Track Paul Tudor Jones’s Feel-Good Companies

New Goldman Sachs Fund Will Track Paul Tudor Jones’s Feel-Good Companies

Paul Tudor Jones II, who became famous for shorting the stock market before Black Monday in 1987, was prompted to think seriously about corporate responsibility in 2012. On Wednesday, Goldman Sachs will begin offering a fund based on his research.

Formula for Headache-Free Flying: Pack Only a Phone and a Book

Formula for Headache-Free Flying: Pack Only a Phone and a Book

Ben Weprin, president of AJ Capital Partners.


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