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With a Glance Backward, Brooks Brothers Looks to the Future

With a Glance Backward, Brooks Brothers Looks to the Future

After Claudio Del Vecchio bought Brooks Brothers in 2001, one of the first things he did was read stacks of letters from longtime customers who were unhappy with the changes made by the previous owners.

Once Cut, Corporate Income Taxes Are Hard to Restore

Once Cut, Corporate Income Taxes Are Hard to Restore

Tax rates on corporate profits rose sharply during World War II. Here, in 1942, guns used by the United States military are assembled in a Firestone Tire & Rubber plant in Akron, Ohio.

Charitable Giving by Corporations Is Also About Getting, a New Study Finds

Charitable Giving by Corporations Is Also About Getting, a New Study Finds

A Habitat for Humanity project in North Carolina. Corporate philanthropy can reflect a sense of social responsibility, but it can also align with causes favored by influential politicians.

With Organic Cotton and Online Ads, Boll & Branch Helps Indian Farmers

With Organic Cotton and Online Ads, Boll & Branch Helps Indian Farmers

Boll & Branch was founded to make high-end sheets and linens from cotton based on good farming and labor practices. The company sells directly through its own website.

Low-Paid Women Get Hollywood Money to File Harassment Suits

Low-Paid Women Get Hollywood Money to File Harassment Suits

Gina Pitre is suing Walmart and one of its managers, alleging harassment at a store in D’Iberville, Miss. It is one of the first cases backed by the Time’s Up Legal Defense Fund, started by female Hollywood stars and producers seeking to broaden the #MeToo movement.

Slur Toward Ivanka Trump Brings an Apology From Samantha Bee

Slur Toward Ivanka Trump Brings an Apology From Samantha Bee

Samantha Bee, host of “Full Frontal With Samantha Bee,” drew intense criticism after using a vulgarity to refer to President Trump’s daughter Ivanka. She apologized, calling her choice of words “inappropriate and inexcusable.”

Future of MoviePass Is in Doubt After Service Outage, Experts Say

Future of MoviePass Is in Doubt After Service Outage, Experts Say

MoviePass, a subscription-based service for movie theater tickets, was forced to borrow $5 million last week after it said it could not pay its bills.

‘The Big Bang Theory,’ a Durable Hit for CBS, Will End in 2019

‘The Big Bang Theory,’ a Durable Hit for CBS, Will End in 2019

“The Big Bang Theory” has been one of the most popular TV shows since its debut in September 2007.

More Jobs Will Be Cleared for Takeoff. Aspiring Pilots Are Ready.

More Jobs Will Be Cleared for Takeoff. Aspiring Pilots Are Ready.

A graduating student from the JetBlue program from CAE Aviation Academy in Mesa, AZ.


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