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Alfredo Neri

How the Real Estate Broker Business Could Change

A federal jury dealt the biggest blow to the American home-buying industry in perhaps a century this week when it found that the powerful National Association of Realtors and several large brokerages had conspired to keep agent commissions artificially high. Brokers, analysts and consumer advocates called the decision — which awarded plaintiffs nearly $1.8 billion…

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Jewish Viewers Find a Refuge in Fox News

On Thursday, Fox broadcast its morning show, “Fox & Friends,” live from the Second Avenue Deli on Manhattan’s Upper East Side, a New York institution that bills itself as “an authentic Jewish culinary experience.” It was the site of antisemitic vandalism last month after someone drew a swastika near the restaurant’s back door. Lawrence Jones,…

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Jill Ellis Still Wants to Win

The Wave’s performance is personal for Ellis. After she left the U.S. women’s team, she began consulting for the billionaire investor Ron Burkle, who wanted to start a new N.W.S.L. club. As she listened to him describe the type of team he wanted to create, she realized she could be the one to do it….

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