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  1. 10 Cities Where Bicycles Rule The StreetsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Forbes

    New York launched its Citi Bike sharing system on Memorial Day for members . About 330 stations in Manhattan and Brooklyn will have thousands of bicycles for rent.


  2. Online Scams Lure Shoppers With 'Luxury' Handbag RipoffsRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    If you're feeling flush and want to do your part for consumer confidence - say because you're expecting a tax refund from Uncle Sam - shop carefully before blowing your wad on a luxury handbag, especially when buying online.


  3. How To Build A Spicy Noodle Empire: Xi'an Famous FoodsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 |

    Xi'an Famous Foods used to be a stall in an underground food court in Queens, New York.


  4. Kentucky Basketball Then And Now - Why The NCAA Is Dealing With Demands To Pay PlayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 |

    All the recent noise over paying college athletes must have the NCAA and its member schools wondering what hit them.


  5. Are Global Warming Alarmists Shane Smith And Bill Maher Moving To Texas?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 30 |

    Vice is one of the more interesting shows on television amid what is surely a golden age for the medium.


  6. Will Beijingers Buy Brooklyn Apartments Over the Internet?Read the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 |

    This is nothing unusual, except that the promotion for these new homes in New York is appearing in Chinese on China's largest real estate website, and the development is being built by a Beijing-based real estate company.


  7. What Ails Mt. Sinai Hospital Ails The Entire US Healthcare SystemRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 |

    A Bloomberg News article raises extremely troubling questions about policies and procedures that have made the Mt.


  8. Arrested Bitcoin Mogul Charlie Shrem Defiant In First Public Appearance Since Criminal ChargesRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 |

    Before he was charged with money laundering in January , Charlie Shrem was a board member of the government-friendly Bitcoin Foundation and the public face of the New York Bitcoin startup community.


  9. J.C. Penney Has Good News And Bad NewsRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 |

    J.C. Penney's CEO Myron Ullman had good news - really good news - and bad news for analysts in the retailer's fourth quarter Management is also "right sizing brands such as Joe Fresh in women's apparel, Michael Graves Design, Conran and some other brands in home," Ullman told analysts.


  10. Weird Things That Could Happen With Your IRA At Tax TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 |

    Clay Bergdahl, a retiree in Albuquerque, NM who contacted me recently, did a double take when he received a tax document from his IRA custodian last month.


  11. Parks, Schools and Bill deBlasio: Risking Mediocrity For FairnessRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 |

    On the surface, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio's professed concerns about what might be called the social justice dimensions of charter schools and the condition of some of the city's most celebrated parks-including Central Park-might appear unrelated.


  12. TV Comedian Behind 'Dumb Starbucks' Is RevealedRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2014 |

    But in the end, the mystery over Dumb Starbucks isn't quite so mysterious. The pop-up goof-on-coffee-culture in Los Angeles that had people lining up for "Dumb Grande Americanos" this weekend turns out to be the handiwork of a Canadian TV comedy writer named Nathan Fielder.


  13. Mindset: It's Really a Lot More Than a Head GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2014 |

    Legions of writers-from Dale Carnegie to Napoleon Hill to Norman Vincent Peale to Anthony Robbins-have touted the value of positive mental attitude.


  14. The Question Investors Must Ask Before CrowdfundingRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2014 |

    Equity crowdfunding has experienced dramatic growth in the past year, with platforms giving accredited investors the ability to explore potential investments online more quickly and easily than ever before.


  15. Thomas M. Sherak, Oscar Chief and Film Czar, R.I.P.Read the original story

    Jan 31, 2014 |

    On Thursday, the industry bid farewell to Thomas M. Sherak, 68, a former studio marketing and distribution executive, producer and president of The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences known as a tireless champion of the film industry and those who worked in it.


  16. On Super Bowl Weekend, Five Vintage Football Collectibles Worth BuyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2014 |

    A week before Super Bowl Sunday, my daughter Addie and I trooped from Brooklyn to mid-town Manhattan in the blustery cold, skirting ESPN's enormous outdoor set that closed Broadway for two blocks.


  17. Real Estate Royalty: Mapping New York City's Billionaire LandlordsRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2014 |

    New York City's real estate market is booming, as residential and commercial prices rise and huge new projects get under way.


  18. Brooklyn Billionaire: How One Man Made A Fortune Rebuilding DumboRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2014 |

    David Walentas paid $12 million for an entire Brooklyn neighborhood in 1979. He transformed it into one of New York's glitziest locales.


  19. What Happens When IRA Inheritors Miss A Key Deadline?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2014 |

    A reader who learned belatedly about an inherited IRA didn't take the required withdrawal by Dec. 31 of the year after her mother's death.


  20. Social Entrepreneurs' Goal: No More Playing HookyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2014 |

    Playing hooky from school has major consequences, as does family involvement in education.


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