For Consumers, Injury Is Hard to Prove in Data-Breach Cases

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Judges are grappling with a new question: whether hacked companies should have to compensate customers for breaches that expose credit-card numbers or other personal information.

How Telemedicine Is Transforming Health Care

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The revolution is finally here—raising a host of questions for regulators, providers, insurers and patients.

Global Economy Week Ahead: Summits in Europe, Manufacturing Data

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The British vote to leave the EU is likely to dominate summits of European heads of government and global central bankers this week, as policy makers look for a road map following “Brexit.”

Amazon to Expand Dash Buttons, But Do Shoppers Want Them?

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Amazon this week plans to announce it is adding dozens of new brands to its Dash buttons feature that enables shoppers to order consumer items by pressing a button.

'Brexit''s Impact on Global Economy Depends on Leaders

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Britain’s vote to leave the European Union casts a shadow over the global economy. How deep a shadow depends on how the rest of the world responds, which will be driven by politics, not economics, Greg Ip writes.

Panama Inaugurates Expanded Canal

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The expanded Panama Canal formally opened Sunday following a $5.4 billion project that took nine years to complete to double the capacity of the waterway.

Classic Waldorf Hotel to Be Gutted, Up to 1,100 Rooms Turned Into Condos

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The Chinese acquirer of New York’s Waldorf Astoria is finalizing plans for an extensive overhaul that would shut the landmark hotel for up to three years and convert as many as three-quarters of its rooms into private apartments.

Fast-Fashion Castoffs Fuel Global Recycling Network

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The rise of fast fashion has created a tsunami of inexpensive castoff clothing from the U.S. that often ends up resold or reprocessed into pillow stuffing or other goods in the same low-wage countries where it was made.

Will Elon Musk's Fans Save Tesla Deal?

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Don’t count out Tesla’s offer for SolarCity just yet. No major Tesla investor has weighed in publicly, but SolarCity’s share price is at a roughly 40% discount to the offer.

Dining Out Falls Victim to Economy

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Restaurant visit growth has completely stalled in the last three months, signaling that consumers, jittery over economic uncertainties, are retrenching.

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