CEO group says maximizing shareholder profits can no longer be primary goal

The Business Roundtable — whose members are CEOs of America’s largest companies — says corporations must balance profits with the needs of employees, customers and other stakeholders.
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(Daniel Hertzberg for The Post)

The quantum revolution is coming, and Chinese scientists are at the forefront

China’s formidable investment in quantum technology, which could transform information processing and confer big economic and national-security advantages to nations that dominate it, is helping it catch up with Western research and, in a few areas, pull ahead.

With ‘America First’, some foreign firms in U.S. fear Trump is putting them last

Foreign firms operating in the United States are growing uneasy about the president’s rhetoric, and that could slow foreign investment.

Pediatricians grapple with aging patients not ready to move on

The doctors are seeing more 20-something patients because of convenience, health needs and parental insurance coverage to age 26.
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The move will delay the implementation of a penalty on the Chinese tech giant for another 90 days.
The Mail on Sunday video shows Prince Andrew waving goodbye to a young woman outside sex offender Jeffrey Epstein’s Manhattan home in 2010.
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Other Democratic presidential candidates, including Sen. Bernie Sanders and South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg, also tried to expand their appeal among nonwhite voters as they campaigned in South Carolina and Georgia.
The two-time NBA MVP is planning a seven-figure donation to cover the cost of Howard’s golf program for six years at a time when similar programs at historically black colleges and universities are struggling to survive.
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‘All The Best People’

How Stephen Miller authors Trump’s immigration policy

With unswerving loyalty, Miller has singular control of an issue central to the administration.
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(Michael S. Williamson/The Post)
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The ‘follow-up appointment’

For many people in medical debt, a trip to the emergency room leads to the courtroom.
(Stacy Zarin Goldberg for The Post)
(Stacy Zarin Goldberg for The Post)
Voraciously

Fried rice was made for those containers of leftover takeout in your fridge

When you make the dish in stages, all the ingredients are perfectly cooked.
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