H&M made its former sustainability chief its CEO. Now it wants to help other fashion houses become sustainable—for a fee

Sweden’s Hennes & Mauritz, one of the world’s top three fashion retailers, has been on a sustainability kick in recent years. Now it wants to share its progress with rivals—for a price. In one of its first major moves since appointing former sustainability chief Helena Helmersson as CEO in January, H&M on Wednesday launched an […]

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Lawan urges release of N620m for completion of COVID-19 isolation center

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, on Wednesday, urged the Federal Ministry of Finance to immediately release the sum of N620 million to the Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC), for completion of the Gwagwalada Isolation Center for COVID -19. Lawan made the call shortly after inspecting the center in Gwagawalada, a suburb of the […]

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Ronaldinho cited in Paraguay over altered passports

Ronaldinho arrived to Paraguay on Wednesday morning to participate in a charity event and to present his book. NORBERTO DUARTE/AFP via Getty Images Brazilian football great Ronaldinho was cited by Paraguayan officials over alleged possession of altered passports, according to a police report obtained by ESPN Brasil. The 2002 World Cup winner arrived into the country […]

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Uber’s former self-driving chief declares bankruptcy

Anthony Levandowski, the former head of Uber’s self-driving efforts, has declared bankruptcy after being ordered to pay $179m for damages related to his alleged theft of trade secrets from Google. Mr Levandowski was one of the founders and a key engineer for the Google self-driving project — later called Waymo — that was founded in […]

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Biden’s big Super Tuesday helps markets get over that nasty virus (for now)

This is the web version of the Bull Sheet, Fortune’s no-BS daily newsletter on the financial markets. Sign up to receive it in your inbox here. Also, subscribe to Fortune’s new pop-up newsletter, Outbreak, which will keep you up to date on the latest news surrounding the coronavirus outbreak by spotlighting stories from our global team […]

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Tom Frost Was the Conscience and Creative Mind of the Clean Climbing Movement

Tom Frost played a behind-the scenes role in the Golden Age of American climbing, documenting many of the era’s most significant climbs and providing the engineering know-how that brought to life the collective vision of better-known cohorts such as his friend and business partner Yvon Chouinard, and his mentor Royal Robbins. The role suited Frost’s […]

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Liverpool’s weird midfield has been key to their remarkable Premier League season

Despite getting walloped by — squints, removes glasses, squints again … puts glasses back on — Watford over the weekend, Liverpool are going to win the Premier League. (Exiting the FA Cup at Chelsea on Tuesday will do little to stop this, either.) FiveThirtyEight’s projection model gives Jurgen Klopp & Co. a greater than 99 […]

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Lawmakers urge Amazon and eBay to beef up fight against counterfeit goods

A bipartisan group of house lawmakers urged Amazon and EBay executives to take stronger actions against third-party vendors who sell fake, stolen, or unsafe goods on their shopping websites. “Organized retail crime, selling counterfeits and stolen products, poses a threat to consumers who are unwittingly purchasing these items,” said Representative Jan Schakowsky, an Illinois Democrat, […]

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