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Vernon Jordan Is Remembered as a Power Broker

Remembering Vernon Jordan, the civil rights leader turned corporate power broker.

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Facebook Ends Ban on Political Advertising

The social network had prohibited political ads on its site indefinitely after the November election. Such ads have been criticized for spreading misinformation.

Instacart Valuation Rises to $39 Billion in Latest Fundraising

The pandemic has supercharged Instacart’s growth as customers eager to avoid shopping in stores turn to the company’s grocery ordering service.

New Jersey Sues Smith & Wesson Over Its Gun Advertising

The future of gun control may be at stake.

Smith & Wesson Fights a Case in New Jersey. Gun Control Could Be the Winner.

A case in New Jersey about Smith & Wesson’s advertising could expose secrets that the industry would prefer to keep hidden.

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Is Shunning Big Deals

The Oracle of Omaha isn’t taking as many risks as he used to.

China Charges Ahead With a National Digital Currency

The electronic Chinese yuan is now being tested in cities such as Shenzhen, Shanghai and Beijing. No other major power is as far along with a homegrown digital currency.

Berkshire Hathaway’s Earnings Slowed Last Year

But its results were bolstered by a soaring stock market in the fourth quarter, Warren Buffett said in his annual letter to investors.

Daniel Loeb's Third Point Bets on Topeka Sam's Criminal Justice Group

Topeka Sam, who helps women re-entering society after prison, gets more than just money from Daniel S. Loeb’s $16 billion firm, Third Point.

Anyone Who’s Anyone Has a SPAC Right Now

A once obscure financial maneuver becomes a celebrity flex.

Bond Markets Worry About the Fed

The bond markets are getting fussy.

McKinsey's Controversies May Weigh on Its Reputation

More tough headlines for the consulting firm.

What Janet Yellen's Policy Priorities Look Like

The Treasury secretary speaks on debt, taxes, cryptocurrencies and more.

Janet Yellen on Jobs, Debt, Taxes, Climate and Cryptocurrency

The Treasury secretary dropped hints about her priorities — if you know how to interpret them.

The Highest-Earnings Hedge Fund Managers in the Pandemic

The top 25 hedge fund managers earned $32 billion last year, according to Institutional Investor’s latest rankings.

She Beat Cancer at 10. Now She'll Join SpaceX's First Private Trip to Orbit.

St. Jude Hospital and Jared Isaacman, a billionaire entrepreneur, selected Hayley Arceneaux for a trip to orbit in a SpaceX capsule.