News

In Africa, presidential term limits are working

Term limits are nudging countries toward more democracy.

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Source: Washington Post

aprile 24, 2018
Sanctuary cities don’t ‘breed crime.’ They encourage people to report crime.

We surveyed a unique sample of undocumented Mexican nationals living in San Diego County.

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Source: Washington Post

aprile 24, 2018
George H.W. Bush hospitalized one day after the funeral for his wife, Barbara

The former president, 93, was admitted to a Houston hospital on Sunday “after contracting an infection that spread to his blood,” his spokesman said.

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Source: Washington Post

aprile 24, 2018

Business

U.S. New Home Sales Rose in March

U.S. new-home sales surged in March, capping off a strong first quarter in a segment of the housing market characterized by solid buyer demand.

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Source: Wall Street Journal

aprile 24, 2018
At Southwest Airlines, the Minutes After Disaster Struck

How top management, using updates from the cockpit and passengers’ phones, put the emergency-response plan into action in Philadelphia and Dallas.

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Source: Wall Street Journal

aprile 24, 2018
In ZTE Battle, U.S. Suppliers Are Collateral Damage

American companies that supply chips, antennas and other gear to ZTE are bracing for a sizable revenue loss after the U.S. said they no longer would be able to sell components to the Chinese telecommunications giant.

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Source: Wall Street Journal

aprile 24, 2018
Coca-Cola Earnings Boosted by New Diet Flavors

Coca-Cola’s Diet Coke returned to volume growth in North America for the first time since 2010 after the drinks company added four new flavors.

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Source: Wall Street Journal

aprile 24, 2018
China Ride-Hailing Giant Didi in Talks for IPO, Likely Beating Uber to Market

Didi Chuxing Technology is holding discussions about a multibillion-dollar initial public offering that could happen as soon as this year, as it looks to amass a large war chest to fend off rivals in China and other countries.

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Source: Wall

aprile 24, 2018
Takeda Makes Last-Gasp Move for Rival Drugmaker Shire

Takeda made a fifth takeover proposal for rival drugmaker Shire, a last-ditch move by the Japanese company that would likely value the rare-drug specialist at more than $60 billion.

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Source: Wall Street Journal

aprile 24, 2018

Arts&Culture

Nonfiction: How California Turned Into a ‘State of Resistance’

The sociologist Manuel Pastor explores the rise, fall and rise again of America’s most populous state.

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Source: The New York Times

aprile 24, 2018
Mark Morris’s Legacy Plan? Posthumous Premieres

It’s called Dances for the Future: “We have a living, breathing artist,” the executive director of his dance group says. “This is the moment to invest in that.”

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Source: The New York Times

aprile 24, 2018
As a Child He Found Refuge in Museums. Now He Runs One.

Julián Zugazagoitia, director of the Nelson-Atkins in Kansas City, Mo., invites people to come to discover art and “be in awe.”

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Source: The New York Times

aprile 24, 2018
In Berlin, Artists Find a Home

It’s a city friendly to the creative crowd, with ample and affordable space and a share of solitude.

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Source: The New York Times

aprile 24, 2018

SPORT

  • Report Claims On-Loan Borussia Dortmund Hotshot Interested in Permanent Switch From Chelsea

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    Source: Sport Illustrated

    aprile 24, 2018
  • Stay or Go? Teams With the Most to Gain or Lose From NBA Draft Decisions

    As many of college basketball's best players size up their pro prospects, their schools’ 2018–19 outlooks hang in the balance.

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    Source: Sport Illustrated

    aprile 24, 2018
  • Jurgen Klopp Compares Liverpool’s Attacking Mentality to Sir Alex Ferguson’s Man Utd Teams

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    Source: Sport Illustrated

    aprile 24, 2018
  • FanView: Innovative Everton Continue to Lead the Way With Heartwarming Fan Gestures

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    Source: Sport Illustrated

    aprile 24, 2018
  • VIDEO: Hector Bellerin Reveals Which Arsenal Shirt Number He Wants Next Season

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    Source: Sport Illustrated

    aprile 24, 2018
  • Extra Mustard Reads of the Day — April 24

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    Source: Sport Illustrated

    aprile 24, 2018