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Global banks fined $3.4B in currency probe

U.S., British and Swiss regulators have fined five global banks $3.4 billion for attempting to manipulate foreign-exchange markets—the latest penalties for an industry previously criticized for... To view the full story, click the title link.

Sen. Schumer pushes transit tax benefit

Sen. Charles Schumer says it's unfair that a federal tax break provides a bigger benefit for people who drive to work than for people who use mass transit. Mr. Schumer, a New York Democrat, said... To view the full story, click the title link.

Bunny Mellon estate sale hauls in $158.7M

A group of 43 artworks from the estate of American socialite Bunny Mellon sold for $158.7 million at Sotheby's, led by two Mark Rothko paintings. "Untitled," a 5.7 foot-tall blue and purple oil... To view the full story, click the title link.

CBS, Disney ask court to block contract disclosures

CBS Corp. and Walt Disney Co. are among companies seeking a court order to stop the U.S. Federal Communications Commission from disclosing programming contracts as part of its review of Comcast... To view the full story, click the title link.

Downtown B'klyn Mobil station hits market at $27M

A downtown Brooklyn gas station astride its own triangle-shaped block is hitting the market for $27 million. With that asking price translating to $425 per buildable square foot, any eventual buyer... To view the full story, click the title link.

Estate sells 43 pieces for $158.7M at Sotheby's

A group of 43 artworks from the estate of American socialite Bunny Mellon sold for $158.7 million at Sotheby's, led by two Mark Rothko paintings. "Untitled," a 5.7 foot-tall blue and purple oil... To view the full story, click the title link.

America marks Veterans Day with parades, freebies

Americans marked Veterans Day on Tuesday with parades, speeches and military discounts, while in Europe the holiday known as Armistice Day held special meaning in the centennial year of the start of... To view the full story, click the title link.

Mobil station in downtown Brooklyn hits market at $27M

A downtown Brooklyn gas station astride its own triangle-shaped block is hitting the market for $27 million. With that asking price translating to $425 per buildable square foot, any eventual buyer... To view the full story, click the title link.

Con Ed lobbyist eyed to lead REBNY

The lead lobbyist for the state's largest utility is in the running to lead the city's most powerful real estate industry group. John Banks, the vice president of government relations for Con... To view the full story, click the title link.

Mobil station in Brooklyn hits market at $27M

A downtown Brooklyn gas station astride its own triangle-shaped block is hitting the market for $27 million. With that asking price translating to $425 per buildable square foot, any eventual buyer... To view the full story, click the title link.

Mini Target to open at City Point

Target is planning to open an outpost in the mixed-use City Point project now rising on the former site of the Albee Square Mall in downtown Brooklyn, according to The Brooklyn Paper. The store will... To view the full story, click the title link.

Startups aim to ease immigration hassles

While immigration reform remains jammed in Congress and waits on presidential action, a handful of online startups have launched, promising to make the immigration application process easier. They... To view the full story, click the title link.

CBS, Disney ask court to block disclosures in Comcast merger

CBS Corp. and Walt Disney Co. are among companies seeking a court order to stop the U.S. Federal Communications Commission from disclosing programming contracts as part of its review of Comcast... To view the full story, click the title link.

Mayor declares NYC 'Ebola-free'

Less than three weeks after a doctor who contracted Ebola in West Africa was admitted to Bellevue Hospital, Mayor Bill de Blasio declared the city to be free of the deadly virus. "It is a good... To view the full story, click the title link.

Why Silicon Alley is all about connections

Recent attempts to quantify the size of Silicon Alley have been met with skepticism and confusion. A new study, however, says that it is not the size of New York's tech scene that's important, but... To view the full story, click the title link.

Spotify has paid $2B in royalties since 2008

Spotify Ltd.'s Chief Executive Officer Daniel Ek says there are 2 billion reasons why his streaming music service is a boon to recording artists. Spotify, which has more than 50 million active users... To view the full story, click the title link.

Silicon Alley is all about connections, says study

Recent attempts to quantify the size of Silicon Alley have been met with skepticism and confusion. A new study, however, says that it is not the size of New York's tech scene that's important, but... To view the full story, click the title link.

Spotify's has paid $2B in royalties since 2008

Spotify Ltd.'s Chief Executive Officer Daniel Ek says there are 2 billion reasons why his streaming music service is a boon to recording artists. Spotify, which has more than 50 million active users... To view the full story, click the title link.

Spotify's CEO 'frustrated' artists don't get more money

Spotify Ltd.'s Chief Executive Officer Daniel Ek says there are 2 billion reasons why his streaming music service is a boon to recording artists. Spotify, which has more than 50 million active users... To view the full story, click the title link.

Immigrant-owned firms fight to stay put

Himanshu Sareen was in the midst of building the New York City operation of his 300-employee, New Delhi-headquartered tech company when he got a letter from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.... To view the full story, click the title link.

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