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Inside FreshDirect’s Big Bet to Win the Home Delivery Fight

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Wednesday - July 18, 2018 - 5:18am
Grocers including FreshDirect are betting millions on high-tech distribution centers that will move food faster and convince more customers to ditch supermarkets for digital shopping carts. ...
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France Wins the World Cup

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Sunday - July 15, 2018 - 12:06pm
France took the World Cup with a 4-2 victory over Croatia. After a final that combined moments of individual shine with jaw-dropping fortune, Les Bleus lifted the trophy for the second time in their history, 20 years after the first. ...
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Rollback of Affirmative Action Could Reshape School Districts

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Saturday - July 14, 2018 - 5:38pm
Districts have wrestled with how to desegregate public schools in ways supported by the law, which forbids districts from using race to determine placement. Now, President Trump’s decision to roll back affirmative action guidelines will likely have a f......
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Serena Williams Beaten in Wimbledon Final

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Saturday - July 14, 2018 - 1:30pm
Serena Williams was defeated 6-3, 6-3 by Angelique Kerber as the 23-time Grand Slam champion made 24 unforced errors compared to five for her opponent in the women’s final at Wimbledon. ...
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To Recruit Students, Colleges Turn to Corporate-Marketing Playbook

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Saturday - July 14, 2018 - 7:00am
Colleges are turning to the corporate-marketing playbook to better identify and appeal to prospective adult students, crunching consumer databases to tailor their pitches. ...
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Is Six-Hour Tennis Bad Tennis?

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Saturday - July 14, 2018 - 5:33am
How crazy did Wimbledon get Friday night, Jason Gay asks. They kicked everyone out! After another five-set epic, fans are wondering: How much is too much? ...
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Temple University Fires a Dean Over Falsified Rankings Data

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Friday - July 13, 2018 - 2:02pm
Temple University ousted Moshe Porat, the dean of its business school, this week after determining his staff reported inflated student grades for a U.S. News & World Report ranking of online M.B.A. programs. ...
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Exxon, Once a ‘Perfect Machine,’ Is Running Dry

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Friday - July 13, 2018 - 10:29am
The oil giant is struggling as the industry shifts and investors look elsewhere for profits. CEO Darren Woods’s plan to make a comeback by spending more on fossil-fuel projects has so far proved unpopular. ...
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Tech Stocks Feel the Heat of Trade Tensions

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Wednesday - July 4, 2018 - 5:28am
Stock markets in Europe and Asia edged down as spats between the U.S. and China related to trade and technology firms continued to dampen investor mood. ...
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The World Cup’s Biggest Upset: England Wins on Penalties

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Tuesday - July 3, 2018 - 6:47pm
With a low shot into the left corner of the Colombia net, Eric Dier sent England into the World Cup quarterfinals, handing the country its first win in the knockout stage of a major tournament for more than a decade. ...
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More Students Get Special Help in Grades K-12

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Tuesday - July 3, 2018 - 4:25pm
More students are getting extra help to accommodate a range of issues including ADHD and anxiety, data show, with a disproportionate amount of those receiving support attending schools in wealthier districts. ...
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Tesla Raises Model 3 Output Target to 6,000 a Week

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Monday - July 2, 2018 - 2:01pm
The electric-car maker aims to increase its output of Model 3s to 6,000 a week by late next month, suggesting it expects no letup in its production pace fresh off of reaching its long-delayed 5,000-per-week milestone. ...
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Another 21 Rules for Fourth of July Wiffle Ball

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Monday - July 2, 2018 - 9:21am
A tradition unlike any other: Jason Gay files a rules column and sneaks away on vacation. ...
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Russia Knocks Out Spain in Shootout

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Sunday - July 1, 2018 - 5:39pm
For 120 minutes, Russia set it itself up to withstand Spanish onslaught after Spanish onslaught and then won 4-3 on penalties. ...
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Auto Makers in the U.S. Brace for Additional Tariff From China

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Sunday - July 1, 2018 - 5:17am
Amid escalating trade tensions, Beijing plans to slap an extra 25% tariff on U.S. auto imports this week. Ford and Tesla are among the auto makers that stand to be affected the most. ...
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