Topic: Great Neck
Air Jordans went on sale Friday. Shoppers lined up all night to purchase the coveted sneakers, but in some states fights broke out and police made arrests.
12/24/2011 10:31 am
Six high school students in Great Neck, N.Y., are facing misdemeanor charges for allegedly paying $1,500 to $2,500 to Samuel Eshaghoff to take the SAT for them. Is the pressure to succeed too great?
09/28/2011 05:09 pm
Even as home sales increased in August, median prices fell. Experts point to a 'shadow inventory' of homes that will eventually face foreclosure and say prices won't keep up with inflation for years.
09/21/2011 03:53 pm
The proposed payroll tax cuts amount to about half of the Obama jobs plan. Some economists say the cuts could add a million jobs, others call the strategy a waste of money.
09/09/2011 04:52 pm
Will consumer spending move up and jobs grow apace in 2010? The answer depends on the economist you ask. A round up of the top predictions for the economy next year.
12/31/2009 08:59 am
Tepid but sustainable, is the most common answer. Growth in Asia will be the main driver, with help from a modest revival in the US.
08/14/2009 01:00 am
Exports, including to emerging markets such as China, helped the two countries turn in surprisingly strong numbers for the second quarter. Now, some say the global economic recession has ended.
08/13/2009 01:00 am
Companies in the S&P 500 index are beating profit expectations by about 10 percent in the second quarter.
07/23/2009 01:00 am
As much as $1 trillion will lower long-term loan rates like mortgages but it raises the specter of inflation.
03/19/2009 01:00 am
Some economists have reservations about recent moves to rescue the economy.
12/01/2008 12:00 am