A payday lender who allegedly exploited more than 620,000 poor people in the U.S. by charging interest rates of more than 700 percent was indicted in New York on charges including collection of unlawful debts and wire fraud.
The company, currently at 1201 W. 47th St. in the West Plaza, is taking an 18,000-square-foot building at 1720 Cherry St. for its offices, an event space and an expanded space for Missing Ingredient, an urban farm. Bread & Butter’s restaurants are BRGR Kitchen + Bar, Gram & Dun, República, Taco Republic and Urban Table.
Downtown Kansas City’s rejuvenation is now rolling into a new era, with the start of the $100 million streetcar line on Main Street and 70 projects in areas that include Crown Center, the Crossroads Arts District, the Downtown Loop and River Market. We map the changes in an interactive report.
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ESPN, the sports network that drives Disney's profit engine, has hit a soft patch. Subscribers have fallen by about 7.2 million over the last three years, according to Nielsen, and it's coming off a round of layoffs in the latest quarter. As more people cut the cord to watch programming online, its perch on top of the pay TV empire is looking unsteady at best.