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.

Baxter to open new research center in Kendall Square

The health care giant is leasing about 200,000 square feet of office space for a center that will employ more than 400 people.

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.

Steven Syre

For Harvard fund, an Investing 101 lesson on risk

Harvard’s investment arm has been trying to squeeze risk out of the endowment ever since the fund took a beating in the financial crisis.

Many lack paid sick time

The Mass. Budget and Policy Center Monday released a study breaking down the percentage of workers without paid sick time.

Martha Coakley and Charlie Baker spoke at a forum in Microsoft’s Cambridge office.

Martha Coakley, Charlie Baker don’t connect with tech audience

“They said nothing. Just empty suits going, ‘blah, blah, blah,’ ” said one attendee of a gubernatorial forum with the tech community.


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Market Basket in turmoil


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

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