Four things to expect this week

It’s Monday, it’s a new week, and while we won’t pretend to know everything that’s going to happen over the next seven days, we have some sense of what’s coming up.Here’s your briefing on some of the most important and interesting stories happening in the week ahead.1) A relationship update Scientists and government officials spent…

A rising hedge fund star is shorting the Australian wine company that owns popular brands Beringer and 19 Crimes

Richard Sauret demonstrates the irrigation system at his vineyard in Paso Robles, California. Lucy Nicholson/Reuters Angela Aldrich, one of Sohn’s rising stars, revealed her fund’s short in Treasury Wine Estates, the world’s third-biggest wine producer. The company trades on the Australian stock exchange and owns popular American wine brands Beringer and 19 Crimes, as well…

UnNews is a handy database that aims to keep tabs on fake news and biased sources

UnNews was meant to educate less savvy web users about unreliable news sources.Image: THOMAS TRUTSCHEL / PHOTOTHEK VIA GETTY IMAGES By Marcus Gilmer2019-04-30 17:41:13 UTC UPDATE: May 3, 2019, 4:22 p.m. PDT Poynter has shut down UnNews, its database highlighting unreliable news sites, after discovering inconsistencies between sources used to build the database and its…

Chinese tech billionaire Jack Ma says it’s a ‘blessing’ for his staff to work gruelling 12-hour shifts, 6 days a week – Danbury News Times

Chinese tech billionaire Jack Ma. Sean Gallup/Getty Images Alibaba cofounder and chairman, Jack Ma, came out in support of China’s gruelling working hours in a speech to employees on Thursday.He referred to China’s infamous “996” schedule – a 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. workday, six days a week – as being a “blessing” for young…

A New Fashion Line From a Beloved Designer

By Any Other Name, a stand-alone clothing brand entirely separate from the main Rosie Assoulin line. The debut 15-piece collection, which will be sold at retailers including Saks, Moda Operandi and Nordstrom, features a ribbed cotton blazer dress, an oversized boat-neck top, flared cotton pants and a stretch-waist dress in an eco-linen, which — with…