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Amazon may cause home prices to rise in Long Island city where black people have the second lowest homeownership rate. It may easily benefit from having its HQ2 in a designated Opportunity Zone by starting an opportunity fund to buy real estate in the zones surrounding the office.

In the last year, displacement has become a hot topic for policy analysis and intervention in New York City and across the country.

US Senator Ed Markey (D-MA) joins ABCD and a fuel assistance recipient in announcing an attempt to change a federal funding formula that has reduced money co...

One measure of the larger role Latinos are trying to play in Connecticut politics is the creation of a group announced Tuesday that will work with Gov.-elect Ned Lamont to ensure the representation of Latinos in the incoming administration. Eight years ago, Latinos made no similar effort to shape the administration of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy.

An Iowa director got fired for demanding 4-H ignore alt-right demands and welcome all members.

I’ve been reading up on Cognitive Load Theory quite a bit lately. Two of my favorite discussions are this one by Harry Fletcher-Wood and this one by the New South Wales (Australia) Dept of Education. It’s been useful among other places in my personal life, where I’m in the midst of teaching two teenagers...

With the holidays upon us, gift givers are preparing for the shopping season and pulling their
wishes together. While TVs, video games and mobile phones top many lists, the gift of experience is
what others are seeking to give. And, there's no better way to do that than throughtravel.

With the 2018 holiday season fast approaching, the Chelsea Police Department is once again reminding all residents to be aware of package theft as a result of internet shopping. The department wants you to take some common sense steps so you do not become a victim of the Holiday Grinch. The police department is taking a number of steps …

From New York to Sydney, cities around the world on Tuesday will pay tribute to those who have been killed due to anti-transgender violence.

Organized retail crime has hit yet another high this year, costing retailers an average of $777,877 per $1 billion in sales in the past year, up 7% from the previous record set last year, according to a study by the National Retail Federation.

Some 27 percent of Curbed Boston readers nailed the correct asking price for this two-bedroom, two-bathroom in the Baker Chocolate Factory condos. More results this way ...

Unpaid care in an aging society is often provided family members. This worsens an already large gender wealth gap. Most caregivers work while caring for a family member. They often end up working fewer hours, earn less and have less job stability, all of which can mean lower retirement savings.

Forget Harvard t-shirts and skyline prints. This elevated Boston swag will make for more memorable presents.

A sizable chunk of Rite Aid’s shareholders has told the board it would like to hire a new audit firm.

Not all of the risk has been removed from airline investing, and much of the new money that's come into the sector over the past few years on the idea of a 'new normal' have discovered that over the past few weeks. Airlines still remain highly sensitive to energy price changes.

Fast forward 16 years, and the same phenomenon has recurred. The yield on the 2-year U.S. Treasury note increased from 1.27% at the end of March 2017 to 2.81% at the end of September 2018. That move was accompanied by six FOMC rate hikes, bringing the Fed Funds rate from 1.25% to 2.75%.

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Bottom line As crude oil surged this summer more than 20% to an overbought 4-year high of nearly $77 per barrel in early October, investors were convinced West Texas Intermediate (WTI) would be back above $100 or higher by year-end. Oil sharply reversed course over the past six weeks, plunging nearly 30% to an oversold 1-year low of $55, evoking new investor fears of a retest of crude’s 15-year low of $26. We didn’t share the market’s extreme concern in either direction, as…

Kennedy’s change of heart comes in an opinion piece for STAT News on the same day that recreational marijuana sales began for the first time in Massachusetts.

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The number of youth incarcerated in the state's juvenile detention centers for minor offenses dropped significantly between 2015 and 2017, pulling Connecticut from its number two ranking in a national study tracking juvenile confinement.

Founded by 30 Under 30 2019 list members Akash Nigam and Evan Rosenbaum, creative startup Genies has just launched the first mobile app designed to support avatar-to-avatar communication using advanced artificial intelligence.

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The University of Maine System (UMS) will participate in the High Value Credentials for New England (HVCNE) initiative, a project launched earlier this year by the New England Board of Higher Education (NEBHE) and Credential Engine with support from the Lumina Foundation. UMS is the second higher education system to join HVCNE. Dedicated to creating... Read more »