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New York, Connecticut, and 41 other states have settled an investigation into retailer Nieman Marcus regarding a 2013 data breach.

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Stop & Shop has bought the Long Island-based supermarket chain King Kullen, which industry analysts said is good for Long Island. King Kullen will transfer its 32 stores and its Bethpage headquarters to Massachusetts-based Stop & Shop.

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Environmentalists and East End residents on Long Island showed support for a proposal at a public hearing last week to move Montauk’s businesses inland.  

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New York has approved the purchase by CVS of insurance giant Aetna. This last hurdle clears the way for what analysts say will be increasing integration between medical providers and insurers.

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Conglomerate United Technologies is breaking up. The 84-year-old company is spinning off its Carrier air conditioner and Otis elevator businesses in order to focus on aerospace. It’s the third conglomerate to split into smaller units recently.