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Care Suffers as More Nursing Homes Feed Money Into Corporate Webs

Care Suffers as More Nursing Homes Feed Money Into Corporate Webs

Allenbrooke Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Memphis is part of a chain of businesses that produced $145 million in revenue over eight years, from which the owners and their families’ trusts took 28 percent in distributions.

Gender Pay Gap? Maybe Not in the Corner Office, a Study Shows

Gender Pay Gap? Maybe Not in the Corner Office, a Study Shows

Despite the efforts of some companies to address a gender pay disparity, women still earn less than men. But a new study suggests that there may be no pay gap between male and female chief executives of publicly traded companies.

Janet Yellen’s Fitting Finale: Fed Plans to Stand Still

Janet Yellen’s Fitting Finale: Fed Plans to Stand Still

Janet L. Yellen will join the Brookings Institution on Monday after leaving her term as chairwoman of the Federal Reserve.

Tronc Sells The Los Angeles Times to Local Billionaire for $500 Million

Tronc Sells The Los Angeles Times to Local Billionaire for $500 Million

After decades of corporate control, The Los Angeles Times will once again come under local ownership.

A Battle for Control of CBS, With Far-Reaching Consequences

A Battle for Control of CBS, With Far-Reaching Consequences

Shari Redstone, the controlling shareholder of CBS, is the target of a highly unusual bid by the CBS chief executive Leslie Moonves, right, and the company’s board to dilute her control of the media giant.

Tax Break, or Kickback? Energy Benefit Becomes a Lightning Rod

Tax Break, or Kickback? Energy Benefit Becomes a Lightning Rod

The Port Authority Bus Terminal in New York is among the public projects that have benefited from an energy-efficiency tax deduction. Many agencies have been prevented from taking advantage of the same incentive.

Prominent Exit From Ad Industry Sets Off Questions About Future

Prominent Exit From Ad Industry Sets Off Questions About Future

Martin Sorrell, who recently resigned as the head of WPP, helped create the era of conglomerate-building that has defined the advertising industry for the past three decades.

Unwrapping the Cable TV Bundle

Unwrapping the Cable TV Bundle

ESPN has lost roughly three million subscribers in the past year, according to Nielsen, because of people’s cancellation of their cable subscriptions.

Why Traditional TV Is in Trouble

Why Traditional TV Is in Trouble

This season’s top-rated broadcast TV show, the revival of “Roseanne,” has a median viewer age of 52.9 years. The most popular shows on TV skew on the older side.

Bannon Needs Breitbart. Does Breitbart Need Bannon?

Bannon Needs Breitbart. Does Breitbart Need Bannon?

Steve Bannon spoke at a rally for the Senate candidate Roy S. Moore in Midland, Ala., on Dec. 11, a day before Mr. Moore lost his bid.

Christopher Bailey Takes a Final Walk Down the Burberry Runway

Christopher Bailey Takes a Final Walk Down the Burberry Runway

Christopher Bailey at the Burberry headquarters in London.

Building a Connected City From the Ground Up

Building a Connected City From the Ground Up

A rendering of the development Union Point, a “smart city” planned for Weymouth, Mass.

China’s Economic Growth Looks Strong. Maybe Too Strong.

China’s Economic Growth Looks Strong. Maybe Too Strong.

An apartment complex under construction on the outskirts of Beijing. The costs of China’s economic growth have included a city-centric policy that has uprooted of tens of millions of workers.

As Big Retailers Seek to Cut Their Tax Bills, Towns Bear the Brunt

As Big Retailers Seek to Cut Their Tax Bills, Towns Bear the Brunt

Wauwatosa, Wis., is chockablock with malls. Some of the stores are challenging their property taxes, arguing that their assessment should be based on the sale price of vacant stores in other places.

Xi Jinping Promotes Openness at a China Forum Rife With Restrictions

Xi Jinping Promotes Openness at a China Forum Rife With Restrictions

Reporters watched President Xi Jinping of China delivering his speech at the Boao Forum for Asia on Hainan island on Tuesday. He pledged to ease tariffs and open China’s markets.

SoftBank Bets Big on WeWork. Again.

SoftBank Bets Big on WeWork. Again.

WeWork’s booth at TechCrunch Disrupt in Manhattan in 2017. Recent investments give WeWork an implied valuation of just over $20 billion.


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