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California Small Business Exchange Up & Running, Unlike Delayed Federal Exchange

Covered California officials yesterday said the state’s small business exchange has 1,500 applications in progress and is successfully online, as well — unlike the recently delayed federal…

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NM cannabis business group forgoes largest sale day of the year

For some cannabis users, this month is significant. For decades, the number 420 has been aligned with cannabis use. Even before medical cannabis was legalized…

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Business Leaders Push for Faster Action to Spur NYC’s Economic Comeback

Hotels in New York City limp along with 40% occupancy. Only about 8% of companies have brought their workers back to their offices, leaving business…

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Calls to reform HMRC’s ‘big business’ board

All four non-executive board members of HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) have extensive links with big business, leading to wide-ranging calls for HMRC to make…

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In a tough business, startups vie to become the Uber and Lyft of child care

One summer morning, Yemi Habte sat at the kitchen table in her suburban Aurora home poring over a 10-page packet of child care forms with…

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The Tricky Business of Regulating Biology

IN 2015, A PLANT PATHOLOGIST at Pennsylvania State University successfully used new gene editing technology to delete a relatively small bit of DNA from the genome…

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For California’s Smallest Businesses, Obamacare Opened The Door

If Republicans in Congress scrap the Affordable Care Act, Carmina Bautista-Ortiz might have to go back to Mexico for health care. But she’d rather spend…

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Small Business Health Insurance Exchanges Are Off To A Rocky Start

Millions of Americans have health insurance because of the Affordable Care Act, but there’s one area where enrollment has significantly dragged. Few small businesses are…

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House Republicans Recycle Controversial 2003 Bill To Boost Small-Business Insurance

In a bid to improve the health insurance purchasing clout of small businesses, House Republicans have dusted off a piece of controversial legislation more than a…

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Seven Questions for Cherie Blair on Investing in Women

NEW YORK – Cherie Blair was not one to walk the international stage as the wife of a leader without making some uncomfortable observations about the role….

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