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Al Sharpton Eulogizes Jordan Neely at Funeral in Harlem

Jordan Neely spent the last few weeks of his life riding the subways of New York, hungry, desperate and alone. But at his funeral on Friday at Mount Neboh Baptist Church in Harlem, hundreds gathered to mourn him, including friends, family members, prominent Democratic politicians and the Rev. Al Sharpton, …

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JetBlue-American Partnership Struck Down by Federal Judge

A federal judge halted a partnership between American Airlines and JetBlue Airways at airports in New York and Boston, writing in a ruling on Friday that the alliance would hurt competition and raise fares. The decision is a big victory for the Justice Department, which under President Biden has sought …

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Montana Governor Bans TikTok in the State

The governor of Montana, Greg Gianforte, signed a bill on Wednesday to ban TikTok from operating inside the state, the most extreme prohibition of the app in the nation and one that will almost certainly be challenged in court. The ban will take effect on Jan. 1. “Today, Montana takes …

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Opinion | Japan Is America’s Most Essential Ally

Ever since World War II ended, Japan has been passing the buck. Sheltered by the postwar U.S. security alliance, Japan provided bases for American forces but kept its own military spending remarkably low for a country of its size and wealth, resisting American urging to share more of the burden. …

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SVB’s Ex-C.E.O. Becker Deflects Blame for Collapse

In his first public remarks since Silicon Valley Bank collapsed, triggering widespread industry turmoil, the lender’s former chief executive pointed the finger at pretty much everybody but himself for the lender’s demise, casting blame on regulators, the media, his board of directors and even the bank’s own depositors. Gregory Becker, …

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