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New York City wants to charge up to $23 a day to drive into Manhattan. It would be ‘politically and economically explosive,' a top researcher says

1 month ago   |   By Fortune

The congestion pricing plan would provide a new stream of revenue for the struggling MTA. But opponents say the costs will put an economic strain on motorists.
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Amazon hiring 150K holiday workers

Amazon hiring 150K holiday workers

Amazon announced Thursday it will hire 150,000 workers in the U.S. for the upcoming holiday season. The e-commerce giant said the new hires will come in full-time, part-time... Read more ...

Luxury builder Toll Brothers expands to St. George

Toll Brothers, which has projects around the Las Vegas Valley, opened two neighborhoods in the Desert Color master-planned community just north of the Arizona border. Read more ...

These stores will reward you for dropping off your unwanted clothes - they...

Il'â Parubenko /EyeEm/Getty Images Most people still care about sustainability in apparel despite tough economic times, survey says. UNIQLO's Manhattan flagship store offers... Read more ...

Oath Keepers founder Stewart Rhodes claimed to have contact with a Secret...

Stewart Rhodes, founder of the citizen militia group known as the Oath Keepers speaks during a rally outside the White House in Washington, on June 25, 2017. Susan Walsh/AP A... Read more ...

‘The right thing to do': REI is permanently ditching Black Friday

It's about “choosing the benefits of time outside over a day of consumption and sales,” REI's CEO said. Read more ...

Teenagers Keep Vaping Despite Crackdowns on E-Cigarettes

While use among youths has fallen since the peaks of 2018-19, resumption of in-school classes this year shows students still have access to flavored, disposable vapes. Read more ...

'This drug house closed for business': Sheriff in SC puts sign outside home...

'This drug house closed for business': Sheriff in SC puts sign outside home after drug bust

"This drug house closed for business" is the sign outside a Upstate home after a drug bust, according to the sheriff. Read more ...

The looming global recession will mean falling income, rising prices, and...

International Monetary Fund Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva speaks at a press conference in Washington D.C., the United States, on March 4, 2020. Liu... Read more ...

Retirees could see bigger tax bill with Social Security increase

Some seniors should prepare for a potentially higher tax bill. Read more ...

Turns Out, No One Had A Good Idea For A ‘Lord Of The Rings' Adaption

The failed pitches that spooked the Tolkien estate sounded far worse than Amazon's “Rings of Power.” Read more ...