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Bruce Springsteen Signs Up for More Time on Broadway

Bruce Springsteen is staying on Broadway.<p>Mr. Springsteen on Wednesday announced a third extension of his sold-out show, “Springsteen on Broadway,” to Dec. 15.<p>The production, which features Mr. Springsteen telling stories about his life and delivering stripped-down arrangements of his songs, has …

Springsteen on Broadway

Expert Advice: 25 More Ways to Play (and Sound) Better Right Now

We figure that if you’re going to expand and maximize your talents, you might as well learn from the best.<p>So we offer these 25 tips from guitarists …

Jimi Hendrix, Carnaby Street, London, 1967. https://t.co/0HnhTcybdT

Jeff Beck returns with special guest Nils Lofgren

Danny Zelisko Presents an evening with Jeff Beck at 8 p.m. on Saturday, July 21, 2018 at the historic Celebrity Theatre. Opening the show in a …

Spotify IPO shows how its streaming losses saved the music world

"If you've got to pull something out of the gutter, it's going to cost a lot."<p>Jordan Bromley, music lawyer at Manatt, Phelps & Phillips

The Long Strange Trip to Turn 'Molly' Into a $100 Million Pharmaceutical Medicine

Since 1986, Rick Doblin has worked to get MDMA-assisted psychotherapy approved as a safe treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder. Phase 3 clinical trials are set for this summer.<p>Ask Rick Doblin why he's on a 32-year mission to get MDMA--the party drug commonly known as "Molly" or …

The full list of 128 US products targeted by China’s retaliatory tariffs

China has made its first move in what now looks like a trade war with the United States, following its warning on Mar. 23. In retaliation for newly announced US tariffs on $50 billion worth of Chinese goods, China will impose tariffs on 128 US goods, effective today.<p>According to a list published by …

China

Villanova's Dominance Proves the Power of a Well-Built Program

<i>This story appears in the April 9, 2017, issue of</i> Sports Illustrated<i>. Subscribe to the magazine here.</i><p>This was supposed to be a college basketball …

The 2018 MLB Preseason Power Rankings

It seems like just yesterday that Carlos Correa hijacked the Houston Astros’ World Series celebration with a ring ceremony of his own. But the 2018 …

Cambridge Analytica’s Alexander Nix: Bond villain, tech genius or hustler?

By William Booth and<p>William Booth<p>London bureau chief<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Karla Adam<p>Karla Adam<p>London correspondent covering the United Kingdom<p>Email Bio Follow<p>LONDON — The British press and parliamentarians — and his own former employees — are divided over how to characterize the mysterious, plummy, …

Cambridge Analytica

Shatter, Batter, Wax: How Cannabis Extracts Come to Be

Some time around the mid-aughts, folks in the weed industry began to notice a shift in the market. Pot smokers were <i>smoking</i> less, and dabbing …

How a Virus Spreads Through an Airplane Cabin

Traveling by plane greatly increases our chances of getting sick, or so many of us are wont to believe. To be fair, it’s not uncommon to come down …

Cutting ‘Old Heads’ at IBM

As it scrambled to compete in the internet world, the once-dominant tech company cut tens of thousands of U.S. workers, hitting its most senior …

Employment

Olivia de Havilland, 101, awaits 'Feud' appeal decision with 'patience and forbearance'

Hollywood legend Olivia de Havilland is awaiting an appellate court’s decision on her “Feud” lawsuit with “patience and forbearance,” the 101-year-old actress said in a statement to the Los Angeles Times on Wednesday.<p>The two-time Oscar winner’s case against FX Networks and Ryan Murphy Productions …

Hollywood

Twitter is the latest tech giant losing its security chief

He's leaving to start his own company.<p>A Twitter spokesperson has confirmed that the company's chief information security officer Michael Coates, who joined in 2015, is leaving. As first reported by the <i>The Verge</i>, he announced the move internally three weeks ago and is leaving to start his own …

Cambridge Analytica

Fed lifts rates, signals tougher stance as economy strengthens

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve raised interest rates on Wednesday and forecast at least two more hikes for 2018, highlighting its growing confidence that tax cuts and government spending will boost the economy and inflation and spur more aggressive future tightening.<p>In its first …

Zuckerberg: Data controversy a ‘breach of trust’ with Facebook users

In a TV interview about Cambridge Analytica, the Facebook CEO also says his company is open to ad regulation.<p>Facebook’s founder and CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, said Wednesday he is willing to testify to Congress following revelations that Cambridge Analytica, a data firm that worked on President Donald …

An Exclusive Look Inside adidas’ Incredible Sneaker & Clothing Archive

In Herzogenaurach, Germany, the adidas archive is carefully temperature and humidity-controlled. After we enter, the head of adidas’ History …

'Pre-Apprenticeships' for Women

Sara Glascock, an electrician’s apprentice, stands at her job site at the San Francisco International Airport. For women, breaking into construction …

Section 230: A Key Legal Shield For Facebook, Google Is About To Change

<b>Updated at 5:17 p.m. ET</b><p>It's 1995, and Chris Cox is on a plane reading a newspaper. One article about a recent court decision catches his eye. This moment, in a way, ends up changing his life — and, to this day, it continues to change ours.<p>The case that caught the congressman's attention involved …

What They Owe: The Many Faces of American Debt

What does American debt look like? For six years, photographer Brittany M. Powell—who went through bankruptcy herself in 2011—has been finding indebted people through Craigslist, word of mouth and community organizations, shooting their portraits and asking them how much they owe—and how they feel …

Loans

27 Healthy Dinners You Can Make on 1 Sheet Pan

Cooking is fun; cleaning is not. And while all cooking will inevitably require a little bit of cleaning up, there are certainly ways to keep the …

Sheet Pan

Here Are 911 Transcripts of Some of the Times Apple Employees Walked Directly Into Glass Walls

Last month, reports emerged that Apple’s new “spaceship” campus in Cupertino, California—which hosts roughly 13,000 employees behind around 3,000 …

Apple Park

The Design Theory Behind Amazon’s $5.6 Billion Success

Amazon’s success brings into relief a principle that is sometimes hard to swallow in the design community: Successful design is not necessarily beautiful.<p>Amazon is undoubtedly the most significant force in the digital transformation of commerce: an estimated 44% of all online sales are on Amazon, …

Inside Ryan Seacrest’s Extremely Weird and Embarrassing Oscars Night

At 7:53 p.m. on Oscar night, Ryan Seacrest slinked back to the Roosevelt Hotel, where his <i>E! Live From the Red Carpet</i> co-anchor Giuliana Rancic was …

Red Carpet