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Stalemate over fees leaves FiOS viewers without Fox 25

The Fox 25 blackout for Verizon FIOS customers in Mass. meant that viewers could not see the Cowboys-Eagles game.

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The owner of the Boston-area Fox affiliate and Verizon couldn’t reach a deal, leaving about 400,000 without the channel.

Shoppers at a Target store on Thanksgiving night in Wheeling, Ill.

‘Webrooming’ shoppers research online, then buy in stores

It’s the opposite of “showrooming” — where shoppers browse items in stores and then buy online — and has become a popular way to shop.

Roger Berkowitz, President and CEO of Legal Sea Foods, rebutted the allegations the restaurant chain violated state wage laws by forcing servers and bartenders to share tips with workers who rolled silverware in napkins. (Kayana Szymczak for The Boston Globe)

Legal Sea Foods sued over tip policy

The lawsuits allege the restaurant chain forced servers and bartenders to share tips with workers who rolled silverware in napkins.

Claret Figueroa and Oscar Cabrara attended their English as a Second Language class this week at Lawrence Community Works.

One-stop financial centers spreading throughout Eastern Mass.

The multiservice centers provide those in need with aid now, and advice for the future.

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Aerosmith drummer to open first coffee shop in N. Attleborough

The first location of Joey Kramer’s Rockin’ & Roastin’ Café is slated to open in early spring, the rocker said.

Verizon-Cox standoff over Fox 25 continues

A blackout of Fox 25 continued for 400,000 Mass. FiOS customers as the companies fight over carrying fees.

Black Friday shopping in full swing across US

The crowds were thin early Friday morning in parts of the country, but traffic is expected to pick up throughout the day.

Crowds seeking deals flock to stores on Black Friday

Retailers started promotions earlier than ever this year as a way to boost sales in a sluggish economy.

Cash-strapped Mass. towns selling tax liens to for-profits

Consumer advocates are concerned that vulnerable property owners in Mass. are being hit with astronomical fees.

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