Greg Gianforte, Manchester, Pittsburgh Penguins: Your Friday Briefing

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Business

• Pay packages for America’s top executives climbed last year, after slipping in 2015.

• Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund plans to put $20 billion into a Blackstone Group fund to invest in U.S. infrastructure projects.

• Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook’s founder, plans to visit all 50 states, and is about halfway there. He talked about what he’s learned.

• U.S. stocks were up on Thursday. Here’s a snapshot of global markets.

Smarter Living

• Privacy experts share tips to avoid tricky data collection.

• Alternate-day fasting offers no special weight loss benefits.

• Recipe of the day: This spicy shrimp salad with mint keeps things light.

Noteworthy

• Buckle up.

In today’s 360 video, take a ride on the Jersey Shore’s Hydrus roller coaster, which opened this month. It replaces the Jet Star, destroyed by Hurricane Sandy in 2012.

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Strap Into the Jersey Shore’s New Roller Coaster

The Hydrus opened in May, replacing the famous Jet Star roller coaster, which was destroyed by Hurricane Sandy. Experience the ride in this 360° video.


By NICK CORASANITI, NIKO KOPPEL and SAMANTHA QUICK on Publish Date May 26, 2017.


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• Taking a closer look.

Protesters, many of them U.S. citizens, were attacked last week outside the Turkish ambassador’s residence in Washington.

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