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NY Times to retire “Op-Ed” page name

The New York Times is eliminating its Op-Ed page, a name which designated opinions that appeared on the page opposite the newspaper’s own viewpoints on issues. As per The Times’ opinion editor Kathleen Kingsbury,...

Google parent reports record profit

Alphabet, Google’s parent company, beat its own quarterly profit record in Q1, booking a 32% digital ad sales jump from a year ago. Reuters’ Paresh Dave and Subrat Patnaik reported: Google parent Alphabet Inc...

Talking Biz News Today — April 28, 2021

Some of Wednesday’s top business news stories: Associated Press Google’s Q1 ad sales surge 32%, Alphabet profit doubles, by Michael Liedtke Biden signs $15 minimum wage for federal contract workers, by Josh Boak CNN...