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What Private-Equity Firms and Vampires Have In Common

You may think that when private-equity firms buy troubled companies, their plan for making a profit is to fix them up, then resell them. But often, the heart of their plan is to load the companies up with debt, siphon hundreds of millions of dollars out of them, and stick the next set of investors with the bill.

Free Dog Training at PETCO in January

Stop by PETCO for a free dog training lesson every Saturday and Sunday in January 2011. The 30-minute lesson focuses on house training your dog. The...