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Fields Corner, a Vietnamese enclave, boasts locally owned businesses. But as development continues, rising costs threaten to displace residents. (Shelby Lum/Globe Staf)

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Housing activists erect a sign in front of Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker's house in Swampscott, Mass. on Oct. 14, 2020.

Biden administration allocates $21.6 billion in rental assistance

The Biden administration announced the allocation of $21.6 billion in emergency rental assistance to help prevent evictions of people who lost jobs during the pandemic.

Chelsea Eats participant Gloria Caballero said the program has helped her afford products other assistance programs don't cover.

Participants in Chelsea’s guaranteed income experiment are mostly spending at food stores, restaurants

City manager Thomas G. Ambrosino says a preliminary report shows people are using the monthly stipends “responsibly.”

TripAdvisor's headquarters in Needham.

TripAdvisor removes review of Auschwitz Museum after initially saying it complied with guidelines

The museum at the site of the Nazi concentration camp in Poland on Thursday tweeted that it had asked the Needham-based travel website to take down the review.

The New York Stock Exchange.

Stocks rally to records after grim jobs data undercuts rates

Stocks are rallying toward records on Wall Street Friday despite a grim report that showed hiring fell off sharply across the country last month.

A Help Wanted sign hangs in the window of a restaurant in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of Manhattan in New York.

US economy added 266,000 jobs in April, fewer than expected as hiring slows

America’s employers added just 266,000 jobs last month, sharply lower than in March and a sign that some businesses are struggling to find enough workers as the economic recovery strengthens.

Eli Broad and his wife, Edythe Broad, in 2015.

Eli Broad’s medical research legacy will ‘touch almost the whole world’

Broad’s name will forever be tied to the role that the institute he founded played in helping the region emerge from the global pandemic. But the billionaire philanthropist, contemporary art collector, and entrepreneur, who died April 30, will be remembered for much more.

Moderna CEO Stephane Bancel.

Moderna’s CEO says he ‘didn’t lose a minute of sleep’ over potential waiver of vaccine patents

Chief executive Stephane Bancel said there aren’t enough manufacturing sites or skilled workers in the world to rapidly ramp up the supply of messenger RNA vaccines.

A rendering of the outpatient surgery center that Mass General Brigham is planning to build in Westborough.

Mass General Brigham’s plan for surgical centers in suburbs stirs controversy

An ambitious expansion plan by Mass General Brigham for Westborough, Westwood, and Woburn has set off a fight about the future of outpatient health care in Massachusetts. Competitors worry that the already dominant health care provider could become even more powerful.