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Miami Nelson Dellis remembers things. Useless things—strings of random digits or the order of the cards in a shuffled deck—and useful things like names and phone numbers. Mr. Dellis, 34, describes himself as a “memory athlete,” meaning he trains intensively and participates in organized competitions of recall. He won the annual USA Memory Championship four times in five years starting in 2011, and once set a record, since surpassed, by memorizing 339


Atsutoshi Nishida, who rose to become a president of Toshiba but saw his later years tarnished by an accounting scandal, has died at age 73.

Amazon is on top, followed by Apple and Alphabet, in a landmark ranking, the Drucker Institute’s Management Top 250.