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Coinbase, Ripple Close to Landing New York Bitcoin Licenses, Sources Say
Bitcoin

Coinbase, Ripple Close to Landing New York Bitcoin Licenses, Sources Say

Once approved, the licenses would add to a nascent digital currency industry taking hold in New York.
New York's Uber Drivers Form Labor Association
Uber

New York's Uber Drivers Form Labor Association

More than 1,000 Uber drivers signed membership cards with the association, known as the Amalgamated Local of Livery Employees in Solidarity.
New York and California Governors Sign $15 Minimum Wage Laws
Minimum Wage

New York and California Governors Sign $15 Minimum Wage Laws

'This new economy is not a fair economy for the middle class and the working families of this country,' Andrew Cuomo said.
New York City Dermatologist Who Pioneered Subway Advertising Has Shuttered His Practice
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New York City Dermatologist Who Pioneered Subway Advertising Has Shuttered His Practice

Garish ads starring Dr. Jonathan Zizmor offering acne anecdotes, laser peels and tattoo removal procedures will be no more.
Geoff Weiss
What Businesses in NYC Need to Know About Discrimination Against Transgender Workers
Legal

What Businesses in NYC Need to Know About Discrimination Against Transgender Workers

The city recently released updated guidelines on what actions are considered discrimination.
Nina Zipkin
DraftKings Is Well-Positioned in Fight With NY's AG, Lawyer Says
Legal

DraftKings Is Well-Positioned in Fight With NY's AG, Lawyer Says

The short-term fantasy sports platform will face off against New York's Attorney General in an hour-long meeting Wednesday.
Daniel Roberts
Scents and the City: Meet the Woman Who Captures Neighborhoods Through Smell
Business Unusual

Scents and the City: Meet the Woman Who Captures Neighborhoods Through Smell

New York's urban jungle inspires a global fragrance empire.
Lambeth Hochwald
Taxi Owners, Lenders Sue New York City Over Uber
Legal

Taxi Owners, Lenders Sue New York City Over Uber

The lawsuit accuses the city of allowing Uber to violate taxi drivers' privileges and destroy their livelihoods.
NY's AG Takes Steps to Shut Down DraftKings, FanDuel
Laws

NY's AG Takes Steps to Shut Down DraftKings, FanDuel

The state's top prosecutor says daily fantasy sports sites are forms of illegal gambling.
Meet the Franchisee Who's Bringing New York-Style Pizza to Texas
Franchise Players

Meet the Franchisee Who's Bringing New York-Style Pizza to Texas

The food is so good that even his Sicilian mother approves.
Carly Okyle
Uber Is Eating Up Taxi Rides in New York City
Uber

Uber Is Eating Up Taxi Rides in New York City

But the Big Apple isn't the only area that is undergoing this kind of transportation change.
Nina Zipkin
New York City's Styrofoam Ban Overturned
Styrofoam

New York City's Styrofoam Ban Overturned

Restaurants are now once again free to use foam cups and takeaway containers.
Kate Taylor
The Pope's Visit Could Delay New iPhone Deliveries in New York
Apple

The Pope's Visit Could Delay New iPhone Deliveries in New York

The arrival of Pope Francis in the Big Apple could put a damper on the other big Apple's iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus launch.
Kim Lachance Shandrow

New York is not only the name of a state on the eastern seaboard, but it is also the name of a highly populated and diverse urban city commonly regarded as a hub for startups -- along with San Francisco. New York is also known for as the epicenter for industries in media, finance, fashion and food.