November 27, 2014
Updated 10:49 PM

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Under Pressure From Uber, Taxi Medallion Prices are Plummeting

nytimes.com — In major cities throughout the United States, taxi medallion prices are tumbling as taxis face competition from car-service apps like Uber and Lyft. The average price of an individual New York City taxi medallion fell to $872,000 in October, down 17 percent from a peak reached in the spring of 2013, according to an analysis of sales data.
Nov 27, 2014

RT @DLeonhardt: This reminds me of when home-sales volume was plummeting, and official prices weren't (yet). nytimes.com/2014/11/28/ups…

Nov 27, 2014

RT @mikiebarb: Uber is cratering the once sky high value of taxi medallions in cities across the US. Staggering numbers here: nyti.ms/1rt7j4j

Nov 27, 2014

Uber is cratering the once sky high value of taxi medallions in cities across the US. Staggering numbers here: nyti.ms/1rt7j4j

Nov 27, 2014

RT @danarubinstein: Under Pressure From Uber, Taxi Medallion Prices are Plummeting nyti.ms/1rt7j4j via @UpshotNYT

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Cover Story: A “Broken Arch” for Ferguson

newyorker.com — "I wanted to comment on the tragic rift that we're witnessing," says Bob Staake, about his cover for the December 8th issue, arriving next week. "I lived in St. Louis for seventeen years before moving to Massachusetts, so watching the news right now breaks my heart.
Nov 27, 2014

RT @NewYorker: “I wanted to comment on the tragic rift that we’re witnessing.” @bobstaake on his cover for next week’s issue: nyr.kr/1vO6Mvk

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Plans for UCLA visit give rare glimpse into Hillary Clinton’s paid speaking career

washingtonpost.com — When officials at the University of California at Los Angeles began negotiating a $300,000 speech appearance by Hillary Rodham Clinton, the school had one request: Could we get a reduced rate for public universities? The answer from Clinton's representatives: $300,000 is the "special university rate."
Nov 27, 2014

RT @charlesmurray: Anybody else think WaPo is getting feistier since Bezos bought it? Can't imagine the old Post doing this story. washingtonpost.com/politics/plans…

Nov 27, 2014

RT @charlesmurray: Anybody else think WaPo is getting feistier since Bezos bought it? Can't imagine the old Post doing this story. washingtonpost.com/politics/plans…

Nov 27, 2014

A rare glimpse into Hillary Clinton’s lucrative speeches wapo.st/1FtinPI The bit about the YouTube video kind of crazy

Nov 27, 2014

A glimpse at the negotiations for Hillary's $300,000 speech at UCLA washingtonpost.com/politics/plans…

Nov 27, 2014

A rare glimpse into Hillary Clinton’s lucrative speeches: "300,000 is the special university rate" wapo.st/1FtinPI

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