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Aviv is the founder and chief executive of Somerville-based SparkCharge, the world’s first mobile on-demand EV charging network. (Producer & Editor: Anush Elbakyan, Producer & Reporter: Janelle Nanos, Camera & Editing: Chaney Carlson-Bullock Mikayla Litevich)

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US wage growth slowed in the final quarter of 2022

Wages and benefits, such as health insurance, grew 1 percent in the October-December quarter compared with the previous three months. That marked a solid gain, though it was slower than the 1.2 percent increase in the July-September quarter.

‘It’s a matter of basic humanity.’ Healey says homeless people can stay in South Station on cold nights

Governor Maura Healey reversed a policy at South Station and will open the state-owned transit hub during periods of extreme weather.

Boeing bids farewell to an icon, delivers last 747 jumbo jet

Since its first flight in 1969, the giant yet graceful 747 has served as a cargo plane, a commercial aircraft capable of carrying nearly 500 passengers, a transport for NASA’s space shuttles, and the Air Force One presidential aircraft. It revolutionized travel, connecting international cities that had never before had direct routes and helping democratize passenger flight.

Wall Street climbs to add more to its strong January

Markets got a boost after a report showed that growth for workers’ pay and benefits slowed during the end of 2022. While that’s frustrating for people trying to keep up with soaring prices, markets see it as an encouraging sign of easing pressure on inflation and possibly a gentler Fed in the months ahead.

Wu seeks state OK to re-shape BPDA

Boston Mayor Michelle Wu has formally begun her effort to change the decades-old state law governing Boston’s real estate planning and development process.


Maine regulators approve wind power project that includes Massachusetts

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Al Horford’s sister joked on Twitter about LeBron James after Saturday’s Celtics-Lakers game. Irate fans responded with threats.

After the Celtics squeaked out an OT win against the Lakers on Saturday, chaos ensued online — much of it directed at Anna Horford.

Biden highlights grant for Hudson tunnel, takes aim at GOP

President Biden on Tuesday showcased a $292 million mega grant that will be used to help build a new rail tunnel beneath the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey, part of a broader effort to draw a contrast between his economic vision and that of Republicans.