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Business / Financial Markets Mar 17, 2021

Dollar eases to around ¥109.10 in Tokyo

The dollar eased to around ¥109.10 in Tokyo trading Wednesday, with market players sitting on the fence ahead of the end of the U.S. Federal Reserve's two-day policy-setting meeting. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥109.15, down from ¥109.25 at the same time Tuesday. ...

Why China’s Hong Kong crackdown could backfire

Commentary / World Mar 17, 2021

Why China’s Hong Kong crackdown could backfire

by Minxin Pei

The Year of the Ox has begun darkly for the people of Hong Kong. On Feb. 16, nine pro-democracy activists, including 82-year-old Martin Lee, the revered long-time leader of the city’s Democratic Party, went on trial facing charges of illegal assembly. A week later, the ...

LeBron James acquires ownership stake in Red Sox

Baseball / MLB Mar 17, 2021

LeBron James acquires ownership stake in Red Sox

LeBron James has added ownership stakes in the Boston Red Sox and a U.S. stock car team to his sports empire, which already includes a stake in Premier League champion Liverpool, according to multiple reports Tuesday. The superstar playmaker for the NBA champion Los Angeles ...