NEW YORK (AP) — New York City has taken a big step toward a new zoning plan that would create more affordable housing. The City Council has secured concessions from the administration of Mayor Bill de Blasio. More details are ...Read More »
NEW YORK – While criticizing “mass incarceration” in America and a failure to punish financiers after the financial crisis, a judge on March 10 sentenced two British ex-bankers to prison for their roles in manipulating the primary benchmark for global ...Read More »
NEW YORK (AP) — The Fresh Market, a grocery store chain, has agreed to be acquired by private equity firm Apollo for more than $1.3 billion. The deal, which is expected to close in the second quarter, comes after Fresh ...Read More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment aid fell last week to the lowest level since October, evidence that employers are confident enough in the economy to hold onto their staffs. THE NUMBERS: Weekly unemployment benefit applications ...
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WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumers bumped up their borrowing in January at the slowest pace in nearly three years, as outstanding revolving debt — such as credit cards — slipped from December. The Federal Reserve said Monday that borrowing rose ...Read More »