Economy

Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Up to 500 Palestinians, Syrians, Egyptians and Sudanese refugees and migrant workers died last week when their boat sank off the coast of Malta in what appears to be a deliberate ramming by human traffickers amounting to "mass murder," a United Nations official announced Friday. Survivors of the tragedy—who reportedly paid $4,000 apiece— told the...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
As Occupy Wall Street marked its third anniversary on Wednesday, one offshoot...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Tuesday sued for-profit college...