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Why did Preet go easy on Wall Street?

Why did Preet go easy on Wall Street? That may sound like a strange question considering that Preet Bharara, the newly departed U.S. attorney, was one of the few law enforcement officials to bring... To view the full story, click the title link.

Developers are creating space for art galleries

Major developers are betting on the art industry by creating new space for dealers and artists in Chelsea. The Related Cos. plans to add 15 galleries, totaling 27,000 square feet, in and around its... To view the full story, click the title link.

Williamsburg Hotel | The Wooly Public | Irving Farm's ninth café

To submit company openings, moves or real estate deals, or to receive further information, email FTR@crainsnewyork.com A&E Supply Co. 548 Fourth Ave., Brooklyn This butcher shop that's also a... To view the full story, click the title link.

Business improvement districts are driving neighborhood transformation

New York City's network of 73 business improvement districts has expanded its programs and services in recent years. The New York Times says the districts have increasingly taken the lead in... To view the full story, click the title link.

Nonprofit director's compensation raises questions

The executive director of a Brooklyn nonprofit dedicated to providing affordable housing, social services and youth programs has personally received a percentage of profits from past development... To view the full story, click the title link.

Abortion standoff could prevent New Yorkers from receiving tax credits

Under the repeal-and-replace plan released by House Republicans last week, consumers are eligible for $2,000 to $4,000 in tax credits to help them afford private health insurance. But most New... To view the full story, click the title link.

Give a city kid an internship—you might end up with a CEO

Some 40-plus years ago, I walked into New York Telephone for a summer internship. The people there took mentoring and their interns seriously. So seriously, in fact, that when I graduated the... To view the full story, click the title link.

Should old Queens rail line be a subway or a walkway? How about both?

To the Editor: There is no question that reactivating the Rockaway Beach rail line—i.e. “QueensRail”—would provide far greater economic benefits than turning it into a High... To view the full story, click the title link.

ESPN layoffs | AIG head steps down | Gothamist acquired

New York will join a lawsuit filed by Washington state against President Donald Trump's revised travel ban, which bars new visas for people from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen.... To view the full story, click the title link.

Online marketplace sales tax pits retailers against Etsy, eBay

Normally a state budget proposal to increase sales tax collection would be the kind of reading a sleep doctor would prescribe. But the e-commerce sales tax provision in Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s new... To view the full story, click the title link.

How several small-time investors got hosed when Uber crashed the taxi market

When Dr. Amarpreet Singh received a tip from a patient back in 2013, he was all ears. The city was expanding its taxi fleet, the patient explained. Would he be interested in investing in cabs? "I... To view the full story, click the title link.

Nonunion construction faces threats after years of gains

Three hotels have been built on the two blocks around my office at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism in Times Square, all by nonunion contractors. It is a sign of the growth in the market share... To view the full story, click the title link.

Report: Despite Trump's assurances, Preet Bharara is out

President Donald Trump has demanded 46 U.S. attorneys to resign, including top Manhattan prosecutor Preet Bharara, the New York Times reported Friday. Bharara had previously said that Trump... To view the full story, click the title link.

Tischs give $20 million to New York Public Library

The former chancellor of New York's state Board of Regents and her husband are giving $20 million to the New York Public Library. The New York Times says the gift from Dr. Merryl Tisch and James... To view the full story, click the title link.

Developer secures $300 million for downtown Manhattan condo project

The Lightstone Group secured a $305 million loan to build an 800-foot-tall condo tower in lower Manhattan. The company sourced the construction loan from Mack Real Estate Credit Strategies, a... To view the full story, click the title link.

New Yorkers likely abandoning public transit for Uber

Many cab drivers can’t stand them, and the city doesn’t know how to handle them. But New Yorkers are becoming more reliant on app-based ride services—and ditching increasingly... To view the full story, click the title link.

Developer of Garment District hotel gets financing

Hotel developer Sam Chang has nabbed financing for his Hyatt Place hotel in the Garment District. Chang's firm, McSam Hotel Group, secured a $120 million debt-and-equity package, according to The... To view the full story, click the title link.

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