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Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Street vendors struggle as New Yorkers and tourists stay home

Many New York City street vendors are struggling to keep their businesses afloat, but most are excluded from unemployment benefits. They continue to work, often operating at a loss, as commuters and tourists stay home.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Michigan hair salons are back in business

Stylists are working a staggered schedule and only allow up to 10 people total in the salon at a time to minimize the spread of COVID-19. 

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Popular India Square “won’t be the same again” 

In phase two of reopening, restaurants are allowed to have only outdoor sitting .   None of the restaurants at India Square have outdoor space so they will continue to have to depend on takeouts and deliveries. 

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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 […]

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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.

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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.

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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.