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Former president Donald Trump.

Trump media venture eyed by regulators; Representative Devin Nunes to be CEO

Regulators are looking into the deal that would bring Donald Trump’s new social media company to the stock market. Separately, Trump Media announced that Representative Devin Nunes, a Republican from California, will leave Congress to become the company’s chief executive in January.

Jenny Holaday, New Encore Boston boss.

Meet the new casino boss. Holaday hopes to help Encore emerge from the pandemic

Encore Boston Harbor Casino is bouncing back strong from the pandemic and new president aims to keep it that way.

John Judge will join Trustees of Reservations as chief executive in February.

Trustees of Reservations taps John Judge as its next chief executive

Judge, who currently leads the Appalachian Mountain Club, will take the reins of the country’s oldest land trust in February.

Moderna’s valuation is complicated by the market’s inability to determine how long the pandemic will last and what the demand for vaccines will look like.

Moderna shares sink while market awaits Omicron variant updates

Moderna dropped more than 13 percent on Monday, making it the worst performing stock in the S&P 500 Index.

Sophie Oberlander, 4, worked with the Kebbi robot and Becca Kenney, a speech and language intern, at Shawsheen Preschool in Andover.

At an Andover preschool, the teacher is a robot

"Kebbi" teaches neurodivergent children at Shawsheen Preschool in the hopes of improving their communication, attention, and emotional understanding skills.

Adagio Therapeutics cofounders Tillman Gerngross, Laura Walker, and Rene Russo.

In the long war against COVID, this Waltham biotech is designing a way to fight all variants

The Omicron variant has driven home the reality that COVID-19 may be with us for a long time. But one of New England’s leading biotech thinkers is pursuing a new way to fight it.

Diesel Cafe in Somerville's Davis Square.

Workers at three Somerville cafes are planning to unionize

An organizing committee representing Diesel Café, Bloc Café, and Forge Baking Company penned a letter to their shared management team requesting them to voluntarily recognize the union and participate in good faith contract negotiations.

A COVID-19 extraction laboratory at the KwaZulu-Natal Research Innovation and Sequencing Platform offices in Durban, South Africa, Nov. 16, 2021.

Omicron mutations may provide clues about origin, analysis shows

Scientists have been rushing to answer the questions posed by the emergence of Omicron, which was first sequenced in Botswana and South Africa last month, including how it developed, how transmissible it is, and the severity of illness caused by the strain in comparison with its predecessors, such as Delta.