• Slow Money invests in small food enterprises Saturday, 13 Sep 2014 | 12:19 PM ET

    Since the national network started in 2010, Slow Money networks and investment clubs around the country, including in Maine, Massachusetts, California, North Carolina, and in cities like Boston and New York, have made a total of $38 million in investments in 350 small food enterprises.

  • BOSTON, Sept 12- Hackers accessed dozens of servers at JPMorgan Chase& Co in a cyberattack launched in June, though no money was taken, the New York Times reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the investigation into the case.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 12- U.S. stocks fell on Friday as energy shares extended their recent slide, while rising bond yields drove down high-dividend paying shares. Shares of Exxon Mobil Corp retreated 1.3 percent on the day, while ConocoPhillips fell 1.2 percent.

  • Sept 12- RadioShack Corp confronts an uncomfortable fact as it considers filing for bankruptcy to give it time to overhaul its 4,400 electronics stores: Retailers rarely emerge from bankruptcy.

  • Bloomberg first reported that Alibaba's books would close a day early for its IPO. Co-founder and executive chairman Jack Ma has spoken with investors all over the United States this week including stops in New York and Boston, presenting the company's growth strategies and addressing concerns over its corporate governance.

  • New Bedford to be Cape Wind staging area Friday, 12 Sep 2014 | 8:35 AM ET

    Deval Patrick joined Cape Wind officials in making the announcement at the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center's Wind Technology Testing Center in Boston, the largest wind blade testing facility in North America. "Cape Wind is not just going to serve Massachusetts," Patrick said during the event.

  • BOSTON, Sept 11- The first person to face criminal charges linked to a 2012 U.S. meningitis outbreak that killed 64 people and sickened 700 in 20 states pleaded not guilty on Thursday to claims that he knowingly shipped a tainted medication.

  • Man pleads not guilty in tainted steroid case Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 3:06 AM ET

    BOSTON— A pharmacist who worked for a Massachusetts company blamed for a nationwide meningitis outbreak that killed 64 people pleaded not guilty to a mail fraud charge Thursday as his lawyer said he is concerned he could be made a scapegoat. Glenn Adam Chin, 46, of Canton, entered his plea during a brief arraignment in federal court in Boston.

  • UMass endowment grows to a record high of $757M Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 12:16 PM ET

    BOSTON— The University of Massachusetts' endowment has grown to a record high $757 million after fundraising efforts exceeded expectations during the latest fiscal year, system President Robert Caret said Wednesday.

  • Report: Home sales in Conn. flat so far this year Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 10:00 AM ET

    BOSTON— A real estate research group says single-family home sales in July increased slightly in Connecticut, posting the fifth increase from one year over the other in 2014.. The Warren Group said Wednesday that 3,152 single-family homes were sold in Connecticut in July, an increase of less than 1 percent compared with July 2013.

  • At the top end of expectations, the Alibaba IPO would raise $21.1 billion, topping Facebook Inc's $16 billion listing in 2012 as the largest-ever technology IPO.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 9- Two senators asked the federal government to investigate a data breach on the payment-card processing systems of Home Depot Inc and five U.S. states launched a probe into the matter on Tuesday as fallout from last week's attack intensified.

  • BOSTON, Sept 9- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has two major things going for it as it prepares for an initial public offering that could raise more than $21 billion: founder Jack Ma and a "capital-lite" business model.

  • District Judge Katherine Polk Failla dismissed a lawsuit by the New York Bankers Association, which said the law gave the city illegal power to regulate banks and conflicted with federal and state law.

  • UPDATE 1-U.S. states probe Home Depot data breach Tuesday, 9 Sep 2014 | 1:03 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Sept 9- At least five states have launched a joint probe into the data breach on the payment-card processing systems of Home Depot Inc, even as the retailer works to determine the impact on its customers in the United States and Canada.

  • Developer plans remake of area near Faneuil Hall Tuesday, 9 Sep 2014 | 10:28 AM ET

    BOSTON— A Boston real estate developer is proposing to transform a cluster of office buildings near Faneuil Hall into a vibrant commercial complex featuring restaurants, retail and hotel space.

  • Alibaba talks corporate governance to investors Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 8:05 PM ET

    Alibaba founder Jack Ma surprised potential investors at an event in New York by addressing governance concerns over the Chinese e-commerce giant.

  • Sept 8- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd founder Jack Ma on Monday surprised potential investors at a standing-room only event in New York by addressing governance concerns over the Chinese e-commerce giant, including a controversial 2010 spin-off of its online payment service.

  • Sept 8- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd founder Jack Ma on Monday gave potential investors little new information about his Chinese e-commerce giant, but surprised them by addressing governance concerns, including a controversial 2010 spin-off of its online payment service.

  • Alibaba IPO expected to price Sept. 18th - Fidelity Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 5:30 PM ET

    BOSTON, Sept 8- The blockbuster initial public offering of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd is expected to price on Sept. 18th, Fidelity Investments has told brokerage clients.