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The Wolf Conservation Center, New York

Hidden in the hills of South Salem, New York (a short drive across the border from Danbury, CT) is The Wolf Conservation Center. At night the local residents can here the eerie echoes of their four-legged neighbors, wild ancestors of man’s best friend. 314 more words

Travel

Jerome Kohlberg Jr., 90, a Pioneer of the Private Equity Industry, Dies by MICHAEL J. de la MERCED

Nicky Kundnani recommends New York Times’ new Business Day article
By MICHAEL J. de la MERCED

Mr. Kohlberg, who founded K.K.R., shunned hard-edged tactics, focusing on smaller, friendly deals. 12 more words

Nicky Kundnani

Tonight

On my way home from the train station.

Feel free to post comments or share similar experiences, whether in NYC or elsewhere.

~Izzy

'I didn't think I was going to make it': Woman pinned under 5,000 lb tree saved

When an 85-year-old, 5,000 lb (2,267 kg) oak tree smashed through the Epsteins’ roof in Long Island, New York everyone was stunned.

“It sounded as if a bomb hit the house,” Geoffrey Epstein told… 237 more words

World

Yahoo Buys Polyvore, a Site Focused on Shopping by VINDU GOEL and MIKE ISAAC


By VINDU GOEL and MIKE ISAAC

Yahoo has acquired Polyvore, a social shopping site that lets users pick and share clothing ensembles — and purchase all items shown. 11 more words

Mountain Biking

Skeptical of FedEx Deal, European Regulators Start Inquiry by CHAD BRAY

Nicky Kundnani recommends New York Times’ new Business Day article
By CHAD BRAY

The regulators on Friday opened an investigation into the impact on competition of FedEx’s $4.8 billion deal to acquire TNT Express in the European delivery market. 13 more words

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Russian Central Bank Cuts a Key Interest Rate by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Nicky Kundnani recommends New York Times’ new Business Day article
By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

The bank cut the rate by 0.5 percentage points to 11 percent on Friday, bowing to pressure from businesses to make lending more accessible. 13 more words

Business