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Warehouse workers risk COVID-19 to ship Gucci shades, face cream, sofas

(Reuters) - As U.S. authorities ordered shutdowns of non-essential businesses to fight coronavirus, retailer Nordstrom Inc closed hundreds of stores and gave in-store workers...

In South Korea’s dangerous shipyards, subcontracted workers are most at risk

GEOJE, South Korea (Reuters) - Park Chol-hee was working the holiday shift at Samsung Heavy Industries' Geoje shipyard on Labour Day, 2017, when a...

How SoftBank made WeWork an offer it had to accept

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Just a few months ago, WeWork's co-founder Adam Neumann was being courted by Wall Street's top investment bankers in anticipation...

Johnson & Johnson CEO testified Baby Powder was safe 13 days...

LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Facing off against a plaintiff's lawyer for the first time about Johnson & Johnson's Baby Powder, the company's Chief...

How a major U.S. farm lender left a trail of defaults,...

HARROD, Ohio (Reuters) - After completing a credit review in a half-hour phone call, a BMO Harris Bank underwriter cleared $12 million in loans...

Undercover entrepreneurs: fearful Mexican tech startups shun spotlight

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - In Mexico's burgeoning startup scene, publicity is the last thing many entrepreneurs want. Unlike plenty of their P.R.-hungry counterparts in...

How Amazon.com moved into the business of U.S. elections

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc's () cloud computing arm is making an aggressive push into one of the most sensitive technology sectors: U.S. elections....

London retains global finance throne amid Brexit chaos

LONDON (Reuters) - From the pinnacle of the City of London's largest skyscraper, Stuart Lipton is wagering a $1.2 billion bet that the British...

Trump’s fast-tracking of oil pipelines hits legal roadblocks

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Trump administration's effort to cut red tape and speed up major energy projects has backfired in the case of...

Investors get lost in Big Oil’s carbon accounting maze

LONDON (Reuters) - Wide variations in the way oil companies report their efforts to reduce carbon emissions make it difficult to assess the risk...