Initial claims for state unemployment benefits declined 6,000 to a seasonally adjusted 247,000 last week, the lowest reading since November 1973. Original Article
Liberal resistance to nuclear power plants, which generate electricity at scale while emitting virtually no greenhouse gases, could be damaging in the effort to combat..
Researchers found no impact on increasing education, but eliminating paperwork and delivering dollars at the right time could work. Original Article
Starting with a wave of layoffs last Monday, and despite union advertising, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has focused on trimming overhead as taxable personal income
If you were on the search committee to hire a C.E.O., you would want the hardest simulation you could get. Original Article
An activist who calls her group BARF is pushing for more housing, pitting cranky homeowners and the political establishment against newcomers who want the region..
The 215-year-old Brooklyn Navy Yard, now a hub for creative entrepreneurs, could one day employ 17,000 people, city officials say. Original Article
In long letters this week, two regulators pointed to the dangers created by the global reach and complexity of the largest banks, which are bigger..