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L.L. Bean’s Legendary Return Policy Has Ended

They were on to you. All those returns of boots you wore out for years, or jackets that your kids had simply outgrown, or clothes you […]

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MassMutual Plans Boston Expansion, $300 Million Investment

Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance is betting on the Bay State. The financial services giant, one of the largest private companies in Massachusetts, is set to invest […]

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Dunkin’ Donuts Is Finally Ditching Foam Cups

Bad news for fans non-biodegradable litter and those who support the indefensible double cup: Dunkin’ Donuts plans to ditch foam cups for good by 2020. In […]

Casino mogul Steve Wynn during a news conference in Medford, Mass., Tuesday, March 15, 2016.
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Steve Wynn Resigns as CEO of Wynn Resorts

Steve Wynn, the embattled casino mogul, resigned from his position as CEO and chairman of the board of Wynn Resorts on Tuesday following allegations of […]

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Wayfair Eyes Mammoth Back Bay Property for Headquarters

Wayfair, the online furniture retailer that seems to employ every person you meet at the bar, needs a little more space to stretch its legs. […]

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The Boston Globe’s Old Building Will Get a Makeover as “The BEAT”

Do we really have to keep doing this? First there was the Ink Block, the name given to the expensive luxury complex at the South […]

Casino mogul Steve Wynn during a news conference in Medford, Mass., Tuesday, March 15, 2016.
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Steve Wynn’s Sexual Misconduct Settlement Was Hidden from Mass. Investigators

The $7.5 million Steve Wynn paid to a manicurist after she accused him of sexual assault was not disclosed to Massachusetts investigators when the casino […]

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Gov. Charlie Baker Weighs In on Allegations Against Steve Wynn

In the wake of the Wall Street Journal’s bombshell story detailing a decades-long pattern of sexual misconduct, the casino mogul Steve Wynn has lost his […]

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Keurig Is Merging with Dr Pepper Snapple

There’s buzz about your caffeine buzz. Coffee drinkers and soda sippers alike delight in a quick jolt of liquid energy, and soon, they’ll be going […]

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Massachusetts Ranks Near-Worst Nationally in Supporting Female Entrepreneurs

Massachusetts does a lot of things well. Supporting female entrepreneurs isn’t one of them. According to a new study from FitSmallBusiness, the Bay State is […]

Casino mogul Steve Wynn during a news conference in Medford, Mass., Tuesday, March 15, 2016.
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Multiple Women Accuse Casino Mogul Steve Wynn of Sexual Misconduct

Multiple people have accused the Las Vegas casino mogul and Republican National Committee finance chairman Steve Wynn of sexual misconduct spanning decades, the Wall Street Journal reports. […]

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Zoots Will Temporarily Reopen to Return Customer Clothing

If you lost your shirt—both literally and figuratively—over the sudden bankruptcy and subsequent closure of Zoots dry cleaners, there’s hope. The Brockton-based chain, which abruptly shuttered all […]

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Zoots Bankruptcy Leads to Lost Paychecks for Employees

The wardrobe war drags on as customers and employees of Zoots, the dry-cleaning chain that declared bankruptcy last week, struggle to get back what’s rightfully […]

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Toys “R” Us Looks to Close Six Massachusetts Stores

It’s not all fun and games for Toys “R” Us. On Wednesday, the New Jersey-based company announced its plan to close roughly 180 stores across […]

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Mayor Walsh Has a Plan to Shake Up Airbnb

In an move he says will help free up housing in a tight market, Mayor Marty Walsh has a plan that would shake up the way Boston […]