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BusinessSpecial 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.


Immigrants help economic growth but still face discrimination

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


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

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

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NYC Cold: Bad Weather brings big business to plumbing store

The brutal winter is this shop’s good fortune.