Jon Corzine, the former chief executive of MF Global Holdings Ltd., and other former officials of the failed brokerage agreed to pay $64.5 million to settle an investor lawsuit in the latest... To view the full story, click the title link.
Woody from Toy Story is in a bit of trouble, or at least his Times Square counterpart is—a man who used to don a Woody costume and ask tourists to pose for photos with him has been accused of repeatedly groping women's behinds, and faces three counts of attempted forcible touching and three counts of sex abuse. [ more › ]
Tanlines play Neumos tomorrow, Wednesday July 8, with Mas Ysa. Let's talk about some tracks that you can add to your summer playlists. They recruited Orange Is the New Black's Natasha Leon and Girls' Alex Karpovskyfor the video, which is in danger of erring on the cutesy side, but the whole thing is just so darn likeable. Show More Summary
BY MELISSA RUGGIERI Last year, Jill Scott vigorously defended Bill Cosby via her Twitter account. But now, after the release of 2005 court documents where the embattled comedy legend admitted to obtaining Quaaludes for the...
A comprehensive preview of all the shows we're looking forward to at this year's Capital Fringe. [ more › ]
Today begins the era of the ChickenShack, Shake Shack's first foray into sandwiches that (formerly) clucked. The Brooklyn-only sandwich—that's some borough othering, SS!—went live at 11 a.m. and I headed over to the DUMBO location to try it. Show More Summary
Very little has changed. [ more › ]
It's hot. Here's how to help those who can't cool off. [ more › ]
After a successful performance during the 2015 Essence Music Festival in New Orleans, Usher Raymond stuck around a few extra days to spend some quality time with his two sons and his fiance, Grace Miguel. The Raymonds, joined by a few...Show More Summary
State employees cannot be paid more than federal minimum wage until lawmakers and Gov. Bruce Rauner agree on a spending plan, a Cook County judge ruled Tuesday.
He sounds a bit like he's unspooling, but the restraining order is only hurting him. [ more › ]
Proponents handed in 16,000 signatures on Monday, and they only need 9,700 of those to be verified as coming from registered voters. [ more › ]
When Montgomery County’s school board meets next week, a new member will be seated at the table: Eric Guerci, a rising junior at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School who stepped into his new post earlier this month.Read full article >>
A Hyattsville man shot a taxi driver when the latter asked him to pay the fare for a ride on the Fourth of July, Prince George’s County police said.Police announced the arrest of Diotraye Lee Diggs, 24, on Tuesday. The driver’s injury was not life-threatening.Read full article >>
A Los Angeles County judge denied a defense request Tuesday to dismiss charges in the murder case against former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight.
The just-opened taproom of Eventide Brewing immediately stands out as something a bit different. Located in a residential neighborhood in the heart of Grant Park/Peoplestown, the setting is wholly unique for the city, as is the vibe....Show More Summary
The band is currently touring in support of their sophomore album 'Chasing White Light,' and long-time fans will notice a bit of a change in sound. [ more › ]
For 38 years, from 1933 to 1971, Richard B. Russell Jr. served Georgia as a U.S. senator, and for much of the time he may have been the single most powerful legislator in Washington, earning...
DJ Dog Dick will not grace the Vitamin Water Stage at Williamsburg's Summerscreen this year. Promoter Todd P announced on Facebook today that he cancelled all of the musical acts slated to perform before "Brooklyn's longest-running outdoor film and music series" because of too much branding. [ more › ]
Amid way too much hype about tech in the city, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York has published a rigorous study that shows the sector now exceeds 100,000 jobs gere and is growing nicely, thank... To view the full story, click the title link.