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The 21 hottest New York City startups to watch

New York City has long been known as a hub for finance, ecommerce, and health care startups.  But recent years have seen a rise in another breed of startups tackling issues ranging from crime to housing, sports to beauty. In many ways, New York has become a hub for diverse companies — with even more diverse founding teams. Each year, Business Insider talks to industry insiders and venture capitalists to find some of the most exciting companies in the region. Their nominations, plus some fundraising data from PitchBook, help shape this list…

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Rare painting by Leonardo da Vinci auctioned in New York

AP Photo/Julie Jacobson NEW YORK (AP) — A painting thought by scholars to be one of only a few by Leonardo da Vinci to have survived the half-millennia since the artist’s death is set to be auctioned Wednesday in New York, where it is guaranteed to sell for at least $100 million. Art lovers have lined up by the thousands at special presale exhibitions in Hong Kong, San Francisco, London and New York to see the only work by the Renaissance master in private … Read the referenced┬ástory here: Rare…

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