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Feds Vote to Block Proposed DraftKings, FanDuel Merger

Federal regulators voted Monday to block the proposed merger of rivals DraftKings and FanDuel, the country’s two largest daily fantasy sports sites. Arguing that the resulting company […]

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Amazon to Acquire Whole Foods in $13.7 Billion Deal

E-commerce giant Amazon is betting on groceries—to the tune of $13.7 billion—with its acquisition of Whole Foods, announced Friday. It’s Amazon’s biggest transaction ever, with the […]

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GE’s Jeff Immelt Is Out

GE’s Jeff Immelt announced early Monday morning that he is stepping down as CEO of the company, beginning August 1. Immelt, who has helmed the […]

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Welcome to Ganjachusetts

Smell that? It’s the scent of money. Now that recreational pot has been legalized, entrepreneurs are on the brink of a billion-dollar green rush—that is, if bureaucratic fumbling and political infighting don’t ruin the high.

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Banks and Marijuana Business

Ready to hit your local pot shop should it open next year? Bring cash. Unless something changes, credit card transactions won’t be possible in the […]

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The Pros and Cons of Legalized Marijuana

Potential Winners Medical Marijuana Companies Existing medical cannabis businesses get a one-year head start on obtaining recreational store licenses—which means they’re positioned to make a […]

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Where to Find Marijuana Edibles Around Boston

Gourmet baked goods, homemade candies, butter—if the edibles at the state’s medical marijuana dispensaries are any indication, health-conscious tokers won’t need to ruin their lungs […]

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Marijuana and the Power of NIMBYs

Local Elections The new legalization law says cities and towns can’t limit the number of marijuana businesses to fewer than 20 percent of local liquor […]

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Pot Etiquette: Mind Your Marijuana Manners

Yes, it’s okay to toke up with your (grown) kids. As long as your kids are legal (that’s 21, FYI) and don’t have a history […]

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Former Hilltop Steak House Site to Become Luxury Apartments

Four years after the beloved Route 1 restaurant closed its doors, the former Hilltop Steak House site is slated become luxury apartments. AvalonBay Communites has purchased the […]

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Trump’s EPA Could Shake Up GE’s Housatonic Cleanup

President Donald Trump’s Environmental Protection Agency may take some of the heat off General Electric and its years-long cleanup effort at Massachusetts’ Housatonic River. As part of a […]

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Twin River Casino Workers Vote to Strike over Health Care

Food and beverage workers at Twin River Casino voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike Thursday night, after the casino cut their health insurance benefits earlier […]

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Catching Up with Nigel Travis, Dunkin’ Donuts’ CEO

Catching up with Dunkin’s dough maker.

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JetBlue Will Start Scanning Your Face at Logan Airport

Sick of waiting at the airport? JetBlue has an idea: instead of checking your tickets before you board, how about we just scan your face? Beginning in June, […]

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These Are the Most Loved CEOs in Boston

The results are in, and these are Boston’s best-liked CEOs. A new report from Owler, which analyzes crowd-sourced information and let users rate CEOs the way […]