Boston-area home values fall slightly

Home values declined 0.9 percent from June to July, according to the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices.

Amid mobile payment growth, PayPal and eBay to split

The announcement comes a year after billionaire Carl Icahn pressured eBay for a spinoff of PayPal.

Judge delays decision on Partners accord

The Superior Court judge said she worried about the settlement’s impact on health care costs for Mass. residents.

First group of women leadership fellows start in state government

Fourteen women are taking top level positions in the Patrick administration for an inaugural one-year fellowship program.

High Island is a small, uninhabited island a mile off the coast of St. George, Maine

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To preserve access to Maine island, they may have to buy it

A local campaign aims to prevent High Island from going the way of others that have been snapped up by wealthy buyers and closed to the public.

Jeff Allen of Topsfield, owner of Boston Pewter Company, unpacked boxes of new merchandise inside his stall at Faneuil Hall Marketplace.

Longtime merchants worry about their future in Faneuil Hall Marketplace

The operator of property intends to begin dramatically overhauling the marketplace by next summer.

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Steve Tocco takes a victory lap on Wynn win

Perhaps one of the biggest gambles Steve Wynn ever made was trusting Steve Tocco.

Sea rise could bring a Clarendon Canal and other flood controls.

Report offers ideas for a Boston beset by rising seas

A new report suggests that building canals through the city’s Back Bay would help it withstand rising water levels.


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

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