Mass. posts biggest monthly job gains in more than 3 years

Massachusetts added 13,500 jobs in November, the most since July 2011, and the unemployment rate fell to 5.8 percent.

A rendering of the $350 million Tremont Crossing project in Roxbury.

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MassDOT ponders a move from downtown to Roxbury

The blockbuster deal would shake up the real estate markets in both neighborhoods.

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Partners HealthCare is building a huge repository of blood samples that scientists can use for their studies, at a fraction of the cost they would incur on their own.

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Mahlon Williams has carved out a niche making tees that mesh sports and pop culture.

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The cut-rate bus company had its federal license revoked in March 2013 for safety violations.

Big hospitals increase dominance of state health care market

The state’s biggest hospital systems gained patients, grabbing market share from smaller community hospitals.

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Coakley cites hotels for sharing price information

Nine hotel operators in Massachusetts have agreed to stop calling other hotels for price comparisons.

Amazon launches 1-hour shipping in Manhattan

Amazon says it is offering one-hour delivery of thousands of basic products to its Prime customers in Manhattan.

Oil heat customers can expect bills to drop $632 this winter

A new report from the Energy Information Administration said the average household using oil heat is estimated to save $632 this winter.

30-year mortgages fall to 3.80 percent

Average US long-term mortgage rates fell this week, with the benchmark 30-year loan rate reaching a new low for the year.

Steward fined for refusing to turn over financial records

Steward Health Care has been slapped with a $5,000 fine for refusing to show certain documents to state officials.

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If age is just a number, the number 55 means you love traveling, might be downsizing, are transitioning in jobs, and you aren’t sleeping great. Don’t fret.

Longwood – A City Within a City

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As a Randolph woman prepares to go home for the final time, a young couple experiences the other end of the life cycle.

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Market Basket in turmoil

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A family feud is now an outright business crisis for the Demoulas Super Markets chain.

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