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Bruce Meyers, Who Built the First Fiberglass Dune Buggy, Dies at 94

His creation revolutionized off-road riding. But he fell victim to companies that knocked off his design for kits that turned Beetles into buggies.Bruce Meyers, who used his skills as a boat builder to invent...

To Juice the Economy, Biden Bets on the Poor

Mr. Biden’s bottom-up $1.9 trillion aid package is a sharp reversal from the tax cut bill that was President Donald J. Trump’s first big legislative victory.WASHINGTON — To jump-start the ailing economy, President Biden...

Real Estate newsletter: A penthouse full of secret rooms

Welcome back to the Real Estate newsletter, your weekly peek into Southern California’s surprising and ceaseless housing market.High-profile listings have poured in...

Annmarie Reinhart Smith, Who Battled for Retail Workers, Dies at 61

After nearly three decades with Toys “R” Us, she helped lead a fight by employees for severance pay from the bankrupt company. She died of Covid-19.This obituary is part of a series about people...

Column: Stockton study shows that universal basic income can be life-changing

The concept of universal basic income, which has received a boost from economic conditions during the pandemic, has just received another favorable...

Why Bringing Humor to Work has Serious Benefits

A professor and a comedian walk into Stanford’s business school … and explain why humor in the workplace can be good for both morale and the bottom line.The DealBook newsletter delves into a single...

COVID vaccines boost interest in travel. Look out for higher airfares and hotel prices

For Americans who are filled with wanderlust and dismissive of health officials’ pleas to avoid travel, bargain rates and deep discounts for...

The Robots Are Coming for Phil in Accounting

The robots are coming. Not to kill you with lasers, or beat you in chess, or even to ferry you around town in a driverless Uber.These robots are here to merge purchase orders into...

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