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An abbreviated history of Edith Wharton, who died in 1916

Written by By Hannah Rimington, CNN Los Angeles Wharton set the standard for Eastern intellectual novels in the 1900s, a period when “America was going through a real intellectual renaissance,” says Michele Girard, a…

Russia takes aim at online freedom

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Russia takes aim at online freedom

Written by Feleti Kesharenko, CNN Moscow, Russia Seeking to increase control over access to Russian state media, the government has proposed sweeping new laws that would not only define what media is online, but…

Wall Street reacts as WeWork IPOs

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Wall Street reacts as WeWork IPOs

Updated: Shares were 7.6% lower than the $13 IPO price around 10:45am ET after the opening bell. WeWork has finally gone public. WeWork AIMS (NASDAQ:WIL), as the New York-based company is known, priced its…