Icahn's 'secretive' tax-deductible donations

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Icahn’s ‘secretive’ tax-deductible donations

When billionaire Carl Icahn revealed his new charitable organization on 1 January, he made a splash. But his move also drew a backlash from another U.S. billionaire, Warren Buffett, who asked Icahn to publicly…

Antique patterns 'dated' to Qatar

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Antique patterns ‘dated’ to Qatar

Archaeologists have found “unique” patterns – some of them in Arabic script – etched into sand dunes in the Qatari desert. Despite being exposed to the elements since 2007, the geological formations, described in…

Some thoughts and lessons from Brad Plumer

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Some thoughts and lessons from Brad Plumer

CNN Media All-Stars: Monkey Cage Blog Co-Editor and Duke University Professor Brad Plumer Journalism Career Highlights: Newsday, Foreign Policy, The Wall Street Journal More recent writing experience: All Things Considered, NPR, Byline, CNS News,…

The cheapest round-trip airfare to Japan from the East Coast

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The cheapest round-trip airfare to Japan from the East Coast

For many Americans, traveling to Japan during the San Francisco-Los Angeles-Tokyo round-trip service (Covid) adds tremendous flexibility to their year-round travel plans. Simply put, the round-trip Japan airfare is 30 percent less than what…