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Memories of 9/11 haunt business owners

Mark Weng is grateful for surviving the September 11th terrorist attacks. Many of the customers at Footmart, the Lower Manhattan shoe store he owns, worked at the World Trade Center. Photo by Chinedu Onyemaobi Life has never been the same for Mark Weng and David Martinez, local business owners whose shoe store was near the World Trade Center. Seventeen years […]

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Building a life after prison

After spending 23 months in prison, Kim Morris is now an aspiring entrepreneur.

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NY TechDay 2015

The fourth annual science fair of start-ups took place at Pier 92 in Manhattan on Thursday, April 23.

Natural gas impacting Williamsport area in many ways
Business

Natural gas impacting Williamsport area in many ways

Residents of central Pennsylvania have differing opinions on the economic impacts of natural gas

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Midtown pizza war leaving customers satisfied

Two midtown pizza parlors have been competing by lowering prices

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Dog running is big business in New York City

Some dog owners in NYC are turning to dog runners to give their pups exercise.

Rebuilding Detroit: Latino businesses feel the sting of increased border patrol
Business / Special Reports

Rebuilding Detroit: Latino businesses feel the sting of increased border patrol

Stories of border patrol officers picking up illegal immigrants from stores and restaurants have become increasingly common—and businesses are starting to feel the impact.

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Immigrants help economic growth but still face discrimination

Immigrants bring more business to New York but some say they take jobs.

Features / Multimedia

Queens mechanic holds workshops for women

Mechanic Audra Fordin of Flushing, Queens, teaches other women the essentials of auto repair.

In new job market, older women struggle to find work
News

In new job market, older women struggle to find work

Some women say they’re being judged not by their resumes but by their age.