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Jamaica »

Carlisle Towery is the Force Behind Revitalizing Jamaica

Towery has worked for more than four decades to improve the area.

New York City »

New York Home Sales Hit Highest Level Since Financial Crisis, Experts Say

Residential real estate transactions totaled $30.3 billion in 2012, according to experts.

Long Island City »

Art To Take Over Old Bank Building in Queens Plaza

No Longer Empty, a public art organization, comes to Queens with the exhibit “How Much Do I Owe You?”

East Village & Lower East Side »

Cooper Union Students Demand School Rescind Tuition Threat

Cooper Union students and alumni peppered school president Jamshed Bharucha with questions about a possible tuition charge at a meeting Wednesday night.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

After Bust, Wall Street Trader Gives up Finance for Yoga

After losing his job in the financial crisis, a former Wall Street trader opens yoga studios.

Manhattan »

Ernst & Young Could Face Fraud Charges in Lehman Bros. Collapse

The accounting firm is reportedly being investigated for its role in the collapse of Lehman Brothers.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Top Execs at Goldman Sachs to Receive $111 Million in Bonuses, Report Says

Goldman Sachs' top executives will share more than $111 million in stock next month from deferred bonuses.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Museums Will Once Again Be Allowed to Sell Art to Pay Debts

A policy that prevented museums from selling art to pay off debts will be allowed to lapse following Wednesday's decision.

Manhattan »

Lehman Brothers to Sell Its Art Collection at Sotheby's

Lehman Brothers is selling off more than 450 works of art at Sotheby's.

Manhattan »

Financial Analyst Predicts More Wall St. Layoffs

Meredith Whitney blames slow growth in Europe and American for the sector's slide.

Downtown »

Ex-Goldman Sachs Worker Chooses Financial Crisis Tour Guide Gig Over Finance Job

Goldman Sachs told one of its consultants he needed to choose between the company and guiding tours.

Manhattan »

Obama Signs Financial Reform Bill Into Law

The new law includes the most extensive set of financial regulations since the Great Depression.

Manhattan »

Goldman Sachs Profits Plummet 83 Percent Due to Falling Revenue, SEC Settlement

Goldman Sachs' second-quarter net income is one of the lowest since the financial crisis began.