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TikTok dismisses calls for Chinese owners to divest in US
TikTok is dismissing calls for its Chinese owners to sell their stakes in the popular video-sharing app, saying such a move wouldn’t help protect national security.
Nantucket billionaires, including Charles Schwab, battle proposed clam shack
Two local men are attempting to revive a popular fish market, riling the wealthy owners of neighboring waterfront cottages. On Wednesday night, the Select Board voted to approve the restaurant with certain conditions.
A running list of layoffs in the Boston-area tech sector
Dozens of companies have reduced their workforces, ranging from the regional offices of the tech giants to startups that have only been in a business a few years.
In latest tech layoff, Boston firm Klaviyo slashes 140 jobs
Klaviyo, which makes analytics and communications tools for businesses, is the latest local tech company to whittle down its workforce.
US demands TikTok’s Chinese owners sell ownership stakes or face ban
The controversial Chinese ownership of TikTok is drawing attention by US authorities.
Macron’s pension plan advances despite strikes across France
Thousands of people angered over President Emmanuel Macron’s plan to raise the retirement age joined a national strike on Wednesday as a committee of lawmakers advanced the proposal.
Honda recalling vehicles over seat belt latches
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US approves $31b merger of two big railroads
Under the merger plan, Canadian Pacific, the sixth-largest freight railroad by revenue operating in the United States, agreed to buy the next-largest carrier, Kansas City Southern.