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Ackman’s ‘death blow’ against Herbalife isn’t

Activist investor William Ackman released the results Tuesday of his hedge fund’s two-year investigation into Herbalife, the nutrition-sales company he’s bet $1 billion is a pyramid scheme. But so… To view the full story, click the title link.

NYPD calls Brooklyn Bridge flag swap an ‘art project’

The New York City Police Department cited art not terrorism as a possible motive of the people who put bleached-out American flags atop the Brooklyn Bridge where the Stars and Stripes usually… To view the full story, click the title link.

Fortune hires WSJ’s Alan Murray as its 17th editor

Fortune magazine, one of the jewels in the Time Inc. crown, has a new editor. Alan Murray, most recently president of the Pew Research Center and a longtime editor at The Wall Street Journal, has… To view the full story, click the title link.

Motorcycle renter lays rubber

Less than two months after Jupiter’s Motorcycle Rental garage in Brooklyn’s gritty Gowanus neighborhood launched a sort of two-wheeled version of Zipcar, its membership has nearly doubled. “We are… To view the full story, click the title link.

NOAA to spend $4.7M to clean Northeast marshes

Nearly two years after Superstorm Sandy pounded the Northeast, communities in Connecticut, New York and Rhode Island are preparing to track down and remove debris from marshland. The National… To view the full story, click the title link.

Carmelo Anthony forms tech investment fund

M7 Tech Partners will focus on digital media and consumer technology startups. The first investment went to Hullabalu Inc., a local digital children’s books creator. To view the full story, click the title link.