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Adam Tooze, Crisis Historian, Has Some Bad News for Us

Adam Tooze, Crisis Historian, Has Some Bad News for Us

This article was featured in One Story to Read Today, a newsletter in which our editors recommend a single must-read from The AtlanticMonday through Friday. Sign up for it here. America and the world are living through what Adam Tooze, the internet’s foremost historian of money and disaster, describes as a “polycrisis.” As he sips …

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Worker disappears after he was accidentally paid more than 300 times his salary

Worker disappears after he was accidentally paid more than 300 times his salary

A worker in Chile submitted his resignation and could not be found after his job accidentally paid him about 330 times his salary because of a payroll error, according to reports. The worker, a dispatch assistant at cold meats manufacturer Consorcio Industrial de Alimentos, received a paycheck of 165,398,851 Chilean pesos, or $180,418, for the …

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6th World Intelligence Congress sees signing of 136 deals

6th World Intelligence Congress sees signing of 136 deals

The sixth World Intelligence Congress comes to an end in Tianjin on Saturday. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn] The sixth World Intelligence Congress concluded in Tianjin on Saturday. A total of 136 deals worth 84.9 billion yuan ($12.69 billion) were signed, most of them in emerging high-tech fields such as information innovation, high-end equipment and bio-pharmaceutical, …

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