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US stocks end mixed after Fed cuts rates

Major US stock indexes closed mostly higher Wednesday after the Federal Reserve cut its benchmark interest rate for a second time this year.

The massive new Star Market near TD Garden has an opening date: This Friday

The mostly subterranean space is located at the new Hub on Causeway complex at TD Garden.

What the Fed’s rate cut means for you

As a reminder, the Fed slashed its benchmark rate — which affects a host of consumer and business loans — to near zero during the recession and kept it there until 2015.

Fed cuts key interest rate again

The Federal Reserve is cutting rates for a second time this year while saying it’s prepared to continue doing what it deems necessary to sustain the US economic expansion.

Stocks fall further after Fed rate cut

Stocks are dropping after the Federal Reserve cuts its benchmark interest rate for a second time this year but didn’t provide investors with concrete clues about what the future holds.

MIT honors alumnus for innovations in drinking water, battery technologies

An MIT grad, Cody Friesen, won the Lemelson-MIT prize for panels that draw water out of air, and rechargeable batteries that can be used in emergencies.

Battling cancer, a psychiatrist gets personal with his patients

A Beth Israel doctor’s candor is a departure from therapist-patient norms.

Rosenberg out as Prime Automotive Group CEO

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