The landmark Gay Head Light is the only lighthouse in the nation with a history of Native American keepers.

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The landmark Gay Head Light is the only lighthouse in the nation with a history of Native American keepers.

Meet the builder who is moving the historic Gay Head lighthouse

Jerry Matyiko is trying to save the 159-year-old — and still functioning — lighthouse on Martha’s Vineyard. By Tom Moroney

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A federal appeals court has rejected a drug manufacturer’s appeal.

Meet the builder who is moving the historic Gay Head lighthouse

Jerry Matyiko is trying to save the 159-year-old — and still functioning — lighthouse on Martha’s Vineyard.

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Is it ever OK to lick your fingers while at a business lunch?

Peter Post gives advice about eating all manner of foods that are messy in some way.

US stocks fall slightly on lower oil, mixed earnings news

The stock market capped a quiet week of trading on a down note.

Toyota promises to help find cause of Takata airbag defects

The air bags are used in more than 50 million vehicles worldwide.

Talking points

What you may have missed Friday from the world of business

Walmart urges meat suppliers to curb use of antibiotics, Toyota promises to help find cause of Takata air bag defects, and more.

Expedia sells stake in Chinese travel service

Expedia sold its entire stake in eLong to a group of businesses based in China for roughly $671 million.

West Coast dockworkers union ratifies 5-year contract

The labor dispute that hobbled international trade through West Coast seaports is officially over.

Shirley Leung

Leung writes a business column every Wednesday and Friday. Previously she served six years as the business editor overseeing daily and Sunday coverage.