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AG Madigan Hosts Summit On The Spike In Hate Crimes

The Southern Poverty Law Center has recorded more than 1,000 hate incidents since Trump's election. [ more › ]

This Maple Butter Pizza And Pasta Cake Are Here For You This Weekend

Lady's, the new Downton Brooklyn restaurant serving honey butter pizza, brings their pies to your weekend hangovers with the launch of their new brunch this Saturday. Instead of honey, it's Maple Butter Pizza with calabrian chili and...Show More Summary

Dallas Thai Ice Cream Watch

As if ice cream wasn't pretty enough on its own, behold, Thai rolled ice cream. The artful, Instagrammable trend is hitting Dallas, and this page for is the place to look for updates on the latest place to get in on the rolled ice cream craze. Show More Summary

City Leaders Demand That ICE Stop Identifying Themselves As 'Police'

10 minutes agoUnited States / Los Angeles : LAist

Mayor Eric Garcetti, City Attorney Mike Feuer, and City Council President Herb Wesson made the statement in a letter. [ more › ]

Convicted Castro Corpse Mutilator/Arsonist To Return To SF's Streets Following Guilty Plea In Alleged Biting Case

This time, he allegedly handcuffed his victim and bit a chunk out of the man's scalp. [ more › ]

'We Want To See Ourselves': Rift Emerges Between Twin Rallies For Trans Rights

18 minutes agoUnited States / Chicago : Chicagoist

One action, organized by cisgendered men and taking place in Boystown, is facing criticism from leaders of another. [ more › ]

SL Green will have to pay up to continue to operate East 24th Street sky bridge

SL Green Realty Corp. will have to pay almost $600,000 to continue to operate an aerial pedestrian bridge linking two large office buildings it owns next to Madison Square Park. The $11 billion real... To view the full story, click the title link.

New York Rangers owner Dolan backs new home for the Islanders

A supergroup of New York sports executives, including owners of the New York Rangers and the New York Mets, is lining up to invest in a new arena just outside of Queens for the National Hockey... To view the full story, click the title link.

Pols pitch plan to give communities a head start on development projects

Neighborhood groups would get an earlier jump on city development plans under a proposal being advanced by Councilman Antonio Reynoso, who organized a Friday convening of about 100 planners, housing... To view the full story, click the title link.

Ask A Native New Yorker: Why Do Some People Wear Masks On The Subway?

27 minutes agoUnited States / New York : Gothamist

Are you relatively new to this bustling metropolis? Don't be shy about it, everyone was new to New York once upon a time, except, of course, those battle-hardened residents who've lived here their whole lives and Know It All. [ more...

Kesos Taco House Is Closing on South Congress

The MLK location will add beer and liquor Kesos Taco House announced through social media that it is shuttering its original location at 4720 South Congress Avenue after service on Friday, March 3 because it was unable to extend its lease. Show More Summary

Where to Eat on Lundi Gras in New Orleans

Hit up these places the day before the big day After a weekend of hitting the parades, Lundi Gras is the day for a little recharge before the main attraction on Tuesday. Whether grabbing a bite en route to a parade or looking for a more...Show More Summary

Sweden fires back at Trump with 'facts'

33 minutes agoLocal Interest / France : France 24

Sweden has sought to set the record straight after Donald Trump linked immigration to a supposed rise in violence in the Scandinavian country, publishing "facts" to correct "simplistic" and "inaccurate information". The foreign ministry...Show More Summary

In Arlington, the chance to own a pet lion or crocodile may soon disappear

County Board to weigh whether to ban “wild and exotic” animals, which are already forbidden in most of the Washington area.

OAS chief presses for Venezuela elections

33 minutes agoLocal Interest / France : France 24

The head of the Organization of American States renewed a call Friday for elections in Venezuela, saying it is the only way for the beleaguered South American country to emerge from years of "dictatorship." "There should be a general election now," OAS head Luis Almagro said during a question and answer session at a Washington think tank. Show More Summary

Danza Contemporánea de Cuba review – a fierce call for revolution

Barbican, London The company’s three works explore hothouse machismo, private headspace and colliding forces in Cuban society with power and urgency Is Cuba finally about to emerge from decades of political and cultural isolation? If the island is poised for change, so are its dancers. Show More Summary

Chef Anita Jaisinghani Is Moving on From Indika

But there’s good news for Pondicheri fans. All things must come to an end. That’s basically what chef Anita Jaisinghani told the Houston Chronicle about her decision to move on from her upscale Indian/Gulf Coast restaurant Indika in Montrose. Show More Summary

Person stuck under BART train at MacArthur Station in Oakland

Person stuck under BART train at MacArthur Station in Oakland BART trains are not stopping at the MacArthur station after a person was struck by a train Friday morning, officials said. Filipa A. Ioannou is a San Francisco Chronicle staff writer.

Bearcat Bar Closes In Record Fast Time

It was The Third Bird and now its no more. The cursed address at 1610 Harmon Place has claimed another victim as the Kim Bartmann owned Bearcat closes its doors in what seems like minutes after opening them. Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl of Mpls./St. Show More Summary

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