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The Washington Post : business
31  mars     12h42
Virgin Orbit to lay off 85 percent of staff and pause operations
Aaron Gregg    The rocket company failed to secure enough money from investors to continue funding its operations at the current level
Don’t get tricked by these Dirty Dozen’ tax scams
Michelle Singletary    The IRS highlights this year s Dirty Dozen cons and sophisticated but bogus strategies pushed by promoters to help people avoid paying their tax obligations
Are Philadelphia and Boston really the most neighborly cities in America?
Andrew Van Dam    Skeptical of a report ranking the City of Brotherly Love and Beantown as the most helpful cities in the nation we sought a broader measure of civic engagement
30  mars     21h38
Disney quietly dodged DeSantis’s oversight board, appointees realize
Aaron Gregg, Lori Rozsa, Bryan Pietsch    The panel installed by Florida Gov Ron DeSantis said the Reedy Creek Improvement District transferred much of its power to Disney in an th hour agreement
ADHD drugs such as Adderall spiked among adults in pandemic, CDC finds
Daniel Gilbert    Adults using prescription stimulants for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder sharply increased from to a government study found the latest to highlight changes wrought by the pandemic
An Adderall shortage hasn’t let up. Here’s why.
Daniel Gilbert, Teddy Amenabar    It puts a spotlight on virtual prescribing and supply chain issues
These are some of the notable companies laying off workers
Julian Mark, Hamza Shaban, Aaron Gregg, Jacob Bogage    The tech mortgage and auto industries are among the hardest hit with layoffs going into Among the giant companies are Amazon Meta and Twitter
Work Advice: Does this worker need coaching, or am I just biased?
Karla Miller    If a worker has mannerisms you think clients will find off putting it s good to examine your biases before offering advice on how to change them
Yang Bing-yi, who built a soup-dumpling empire, dies at 96
Harrison Smith    He partnered with his wife to start the Taiwanese restaurant chain Din Tai Fung which helped popularize Shanghai style soup dumplings around the world
29  mars     22h45
Senate panel: Credit Suisse helped ultra-rich Americans dodge taxes
Julian Mark    The Senate Finance Committee report the result of a two year investigation contends the troubled Swiss bank violated a plea agreement
Sanders grills former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz in Senate hearing
Lauren Kaori Gurley    Here s what you need to know about Wednesday s hearing on Starbucks s labor practices
Biden to push new banking rules after Silicon Valley Bank collapse
Jeff Stein, Rachel Siegel    White House plans are still in flux A House panel will examine SVB s failure on Wednesday
Adidas gives up attempt to block Black Lives Matter trademark
Jennifer Hassan    Adidas had filed an opposition to a Black Lives Matter Global Network Foundation logo which had three yellow stripes saying was confusingly similar to its own logo
Biden administration warns of damaging’ effects from GOP budget plans
Tony Romm, Marianna Sotomayor    Republicans seek to trim federal spending by billion but agencies warn that could delay Social Security snarl travel and furlough FBI agents