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European leaders face questions over funding Greek banks and whether to restart bailout talks.
Our rundown of news affecting start-ups and small businesses.
Neuroscientists say altering aspects of your environment can trigger better out-of-the-box thinking.
Justin Wm. Moyer
“I had no desire to be a upward-mobile rising yuppie with a trophy wife, a trophy house, a trophy car,” Burt Shavitz once said.
NEW AT THE TOP | Doug Lopez rose through the ranks of his father’s defense and federal contracting firm.
Developers take issue with assertion that adding new housing costs the county $1.62 for money in services for every $1 it gets.
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Aetna is the latest health insurer bulking up on government business as the industry adjusts to the federal health care overhaul.
Also, should a family dealing with terminal illness use part of an inheritance to make memories or save it?
As Richard Thaler explains, investors behave against their own interests — but you can outsmart your brain
Waiting till 70 is often advised due to longer life spans, but sometimes starting sooner makes most sense.
In the strange world of accounting, the currency’s strength is slicing both ways for American companies.
Barg, Madhvi and their two sons have launched businesses, designed products and even funded indie films.
Bernard Condon and Pan Pylas | AP
U.S. stocks are opening lower after Greeks voted overwhelmingly to reject the terms of the country’s latest bailout.
Roberto A. Ferdman
A conversation with an expert about why we’re so scared of GMOs, why we shouldn’t be, and what it will take to change that.
Rick Perry opened a speech Thursday with a detailed account of the lynching of Jesse Washington in 1916.
The stubborn persistence of city poverty and suburban wealth.
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The number of women directing Hollywood’s biggest films, already low, has gotten even worse in recent years.
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Young people will establish better money habits if the lessons start early and if they have actual cash in hand, an advisory council finds.
Most fund firms have been scaling back from Puerto Rican bonds but some managers are making big bets. Retail investors should know where they stand.
An upgrade to Waze brings limited carpooling to Tel Aviv.
The successful delivery of food and supplies comes after two failures in a row. Last week a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blew up. That followed a Russian Progress 59 disaster.
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