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This Iconic Bar Of Soap, With Two Weird Claims To Fame, Has Been Sticking Around For Almost 150 Years |  CNN Business

This Iconic Bar Of Soap, With Two Weird Claims To Fame, Has Been Sticking Around For Almost 150 Years | CNN Business

New York CNN Business — Walk into a Walmart, Target, any drug store chain in your neighborhood or around the corner cellar for New Yorkers, and chances are you’ll find an Ivory bar of soap, or a pack of 10 bars for less than $5, sitting on the shelf. This iconic soap cake, invented nearly …

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The DART mission is about to collide with an asteroid.  What to expect |  CNN

The DART mission is about to collide with an asteroid. What to expect | CNN

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news about fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — On Monday, a NASA spacecraft will deliberately crash into an asteroid called Dimorphos. The Double Asteroid Redirection Test, or DART, mission aims to see if this kind of kinetic impact can help deflect …

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China's 'Lipstick King' Returns to Live Show After Mysterious Three-Month Disappearance |  CNN Business

China’s ‘Lipstick King’ Returns to Live Show After Mysterious Three-Month Disappearance | CNN Business

hong kong CNN Business — One of China’s most popular live streamers quietly resurfaced online on Tuesday night after a three-month absence linked to his appearance with a tank cake in what many believed was an oblique reference to the massacre. from Tiananmen Square. On Tuesday evening, Li Jiaqi reappeared on Alibaba’s Taobao Live, a …

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European companies are rethinking their plans for a 'closed' China

European companies are rethinking their plans for a ‘closed’ China

Foreign direct investment from Germany to China rose about 30 percent in the first eight months of the year compared to a year ago, China’s Ministry of Commerce said on Monday. CGV | Visual Group China | Getty Images BEIJING — European businesses in China are reassessing their market plans after this year’s Covid controls …

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‘Polluters must pay’: UN chief calls for exceptional tax on fossil fuel companies

Countries should impose windfall taxes on fossil fuel companies and divert money to vulnerable countries facing mounting losses from the climate crisis, the UN secretary-general has urged. António Guterres said “polluters must pay” for the growing damage caused by heat waves, floods, drought and other climate impacts, and demanded that it is “high time to …

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FTC promises to crack down on companies that profit from gig workers

FTC promises to crack down on companies that profit from gig workers

Maria Vassalou, Goldman Sachs Asset Management’s co-CIO for multi-asset solutions, and Jonathan Corpina, senior managing partner at Meridian Equity Partners, discuss how the Fed can reduce inflation without driving markets down in “The Claman Countdown”. The Federal Trade Commission has introduced a new plan to hold gig companies accountable for taking advantage of their workers. …

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FTC issues warning to Uber, Lyft, DoorDash and other 'work on demand' companies

FTC issues warning to Uber, Lyft, DoorDash and other ‘work on demand’ companies

The Federal Trade Commission announced Thursday that it plans to crack down on the exploitation of gig workers, who the agency says are entitled to protection regardless of classification. The commission adopted a policy statement that details issues construction workers face — including misleading claims about their wages and hours, unfair contract terms and more …

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Elon Musk has publicly filed updated counterclaims against Twitter based on whistleblower disclosure |  CNN Business

Elon Musk has publicly filed updated counterclaims against Twitter based on whistleblower disclosure | CNN Business

New York CNN Business — Elon Musk’s legal team on Thursday filed a public version of its updated counterclaims in response to Twitter’s lawsuit seeking to force the billionaire to follow through on his $44 billion deal to buy the company. The amended argument, which was originally filed under seal last week, builds on claims …

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