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JetBlue’s revised Spirit offer wins backing from investor TIG

JetBlue Airways continued its fight to acquire Spirit Airlines, raising its all-cash bid yet again in response to an increased offer by rival suitor Frontier in the days before a crucial shareholder vote. 1 hour ago

Instagram hides some posts that mention abortion

In some cases, the platform is requiring its users to confirm their age before letting them view posts that offer up information about the procedure. 1 hour ago

Stocks slid Tuesday as inflation and recession fears persist

The S&P 500, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, and the Nasdaq all fell. 1 hour ago

A New Hampshire distillery is making whiskey from invasive green crabs

Tamworth Distilling, a maker of craft spirits, is not afraid of pushing boundaries with unexpected flavors.


We have the code to get into a secret bar in Providence

High Dive, a Los Angeles-inspired bar, is located in an industrial building on the West End of Providence. Punch in this code to get inside.

4th person has died following Missouri Amtrak derailment

A fourth person has died from injuries suffered in an Amtrak train derailment in Missouri, the state highway patrol said Tuesday.

Diversity-focused Boston VC firm raises first fund

Visible Hands says it will invest $10.5 million in startups founded by women and people of color.


Brown University is planning a new life sciences building in Providence’s Jewelry District

An architect, exact location, and timeline have not yet been chosen by the university. Construction could take “about four to five years.”