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Covid is making it harder to get into a top college

A view of Harvard Yard on the campus of Harvard University on July 08, 2020 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Maddie Meyer | Getty Images Getting into college has always been a numbers game. This year the math is trickier. With early admissions largely decided, high school seniors face a grim reality: The Covid pandemic is making […]
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How Covid derailed Olive Garden’s success

When you think of free breadsticks, unlimited salad and pounds of pasta, one name comes to mind — Olive Garden. But the Italian eatery, known for its $5 take-home meal, has fallen on hard times as the coronavirus pandemic has wreaked havoc on the restaurant industry. In December, Darden Restaurants reported Olive Garden’s fiscal second-quarter […]
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Boeing 737 Max set to return to U.S. skies after crashes

An American Airlines Boeing 737 MAX airplane takes off on a test flight from Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport in Dallas, Texas, on December 2, 2020. Cooper Neill | AFP | Getty Images MIAMI — American Airlines on Tuesday is set to operate the first U.S. commercial flight of Boeing‘s 737 Max since two deadly crashes […]
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