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Friday, May 18, 2018 at 03:56 PM EDT

Business News Round-Up: Net Neutrality, Wynn Resort Clean Up

Business News Round-Up: Net Neutrality, Wynn Resort Clean Up

Shirley Leung of The Boston Globe looks at net neutrality, Shari Redstone’s latest court battle, the Wynn resort cleanup, the opening of an Amazon office in Boston and the major troubles with the Vineyard...

Friday, May 18, 2018 at 08:13 AM EDT

Judge Rules Speedway Can Hold Country Music Festival

Judge Rules Speedway Can Hold Country Music Festival

A judge has ruled that the New Hampshire Motor Speedway can hold a planned country music festival on its grounds, rejecting arguments raised by people who live near the track.

Friday, May 18, 2018 at 10:32 AM EDT

Controversial Skyscraper Clears Major Hurdle

Controversial Skyscraper Clears Major Hurdle

One city agency in Boston has given the green light to a controversial skyscraper but the project is still not a done deal.

Friday, May 18, 2018 at 07:58 AM EDT

Sale of Mount Ida College to UMass Amherst Complete

Sale of Mount Ida College to UMass Amherst Complete

The former campus of Mount Ida College has been formally transferred to the University of Massachusetts Amherst as questions linger about the financial problems that led to Mount Ida's demise.

Friday, May 18, 2018 at 03:41 AM EDT

Fact Check: Tesla Safety Claims Aren't Quite Right

Fact Check: Tesla Safety Claims Aren't Quite Right

For years, Tesla has boasted that its cars and SUVs are safer than other vehicles on the roads, and CEO Elon Musk doubled down on the claims in a series of tweets this week. The electric vehicles are under...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 11:47 PM EDT

Miami-Dade Approves Megamall That Would Be Largest in US

Miami-Dade Approves Megamall That Would Be Largest in US

The Miami-Dade County Commission has approved the American Dream Miami mall, a gigantic $4 billion retail and entertainment complex near Miami and close to the Everglades that would become the largest mall in...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 05:35 PM EDT

BBJ Report: FDA Accuses Biogen, Shire of 'Gaming Tactics'

BBJ Report: FDA Accuses Biogen, Shire of 'Gaming Tactics'

Biogen, Shire called out by FDA for ‘gaming’ generic access rule."">Biotech and higher education reporter Max Stendahl joins necn to discuss his story, "Biogen, Shire called out by FDA for ‘gaming’ generic access rule."

Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 04:51 PM EDT

Horse Racing Bets Court Ruling Boosts the Sport

Horse Racing Bets Court Ruling Boosts the Sport

Horse racing has been struggling for years to regain a strong footing on the national sports landscape, and owners hope to use betting on other sports to bring fans back to the tracks. The gamble is not a sure...

Friday, May 18, 2018 at 03:41 AM EDT

Racial Slur Written on Starbucks Cup for Hispanic Customer

Racial Slur Written on Starbucks Cup for Hispanic Customer

Just two weeks before Starbucks was set to close thousands of locations for "racial-bias education," for its employees, it is once again facing scrutiny after a barista at its La Cañada location targeted a...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 10:23 AM EDT

Dish Network Could Owe You $1,200 for Telemarketing Calls

Dish Network Could Owe You $1,200 for Telemarketing Calls

Telemarketing calls can seem endless and annoying, but what if we told you that receiving one of those calls could make you $1,200 richer? A lawsuit against Dish Network could mean more money in your wallet....

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