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Early Addition: Subway Conductor Blames All These Delays On... YOU

Subway conductor blames delays on subway riders, running on the surface of the ocean, our looming sand crisis, and more in today's midday links. Follow Gothamist on Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, and Snapchat, and like us on Facebook. You can also get the top stories mailed to you—sign up here. [ more › ]

Puts the ‘Narc’ in Narcissism

Girl looking in mirror: You know what? I would make a really good-looking crack whore. Boy: What? … Probably. –Weinstein Residence Hall, NYU Overheard by: Emily Headline by: Ethan Runners-Up: · “All he heard was “whore”” – Marigumi · “Holding the mirror between her legs” – anne nahm · “I’ll agree with whatever gets me […]

Man Killed After Jumping Onto Side Of Dump Truck In Midtown

A 29-year-old man died last night after police say he jumped onto the side a DOT dump truck in midtown and was subsequently knocked off and crushed under the vehicle's wheels. The incident happened around 10 p.m. when the unnamed man...Show More Summary

NYPD Increases Security After Deadly Bombing At Manchester Arena

The NYPD is heightening its security after the apparent suicide bombing in Manchester, England on Monday night. The bombing, which occurred at the end of an Ariana Grande concert, killed at least 22 people and injured 59 others. British Prime Minister Theresa May called it an "appalling, sickening" attack. [ more › ]

What the twisted-steel frame being raised at Hudson Yards will hold

At the elbow where the High Line curves around the West Side rail yards, construction is underway on The Shed, a $425 million arts center on the south side of Hudson Yards at West ?30th... To view the full story, click the title lin...

Banks are shrinking but still dominate the list of the largest companies in New York

Summertime in 2007 and the living was easy on Wall Street. When New York bankers weren’t busy bundling junk mortgages into collateralized debt obligations and other implements of mass financial... To view the full story, click the title link.

Learn Web Development By Building 14 Websites From The Ground Up

This immersive, comprehensive course covers all the most important tools and languages to own the development cycle end to end. That includes HTML, CSS, MySQL, WordPress and more — everything you need to be an invaluable asset to any company. [ more › ]

Stay Up Past Your Bed Time And Party At The Bronx Zoo

The Bronx Zoo is opening up after hours and you’re invited. Brew at the Zoo is back in the Bronx. It’s bigger and better than last year, and it’s going to be an unforgettable summer party. Plus, you can grab 10% off tickets with promo code BoogieDownBrew. [ more › ]

Extra, Extra: The Onion Releases Their Own Trump Document Dump

Because you want to see a Rainbow Whale in action, check out today's end-of-day links: Monica Lewinsky on Roger Ailes, The Onion's Trump dump, MILF midlife crisis, chemtrails conspiracy theorists, Avocado Lattes, and a needy dog. Don't forget to follow Gothamist on Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, and Snapchat, and like us on Facebook. Show More Summary

Protests In NYC This Week: Rallies, Dance Parties, Radical Gardening

This week, President Trump continues his nine-day, five-country trip through the Middle East, where, beguiling orbs aside, things are going about how you might expect. Here in New York, we've got a rainy work week ahead of us, chock full of resistance events, both indoors and not. Show More Summary

DHS Announces Six Month Extension Of Humanitarian Protections For Haitians Living In U.S.

The Department of Homeland Security Monday announced a six month extension of humanitarian protections for about 55,000 Haitians living in the United States with working permits. For weeks, Haitians and their advocates have rallied for...Show More Summary

Thousands Of Nathan's Hot Dogs Recalled Thanks To Metal Shards

Just in time to save Joey Chestnut's life, the government has recalled over 200,000 pounds of Nathan's and Curtis hot dogs after metal fragments were found in the meat. [ more › ]

Och-Ziff: Wall Street's fallen star

Daniel Och took a break from the turmoil at work this past December to serve as a chairman of the UJA-Federation of New York's annual Wall Street dinner. He chatted with another gala chairman, fellow... To view the full story, click the title link.

Need to fix the subways? Call this Wall Street giant

Everyone knows the city's transit infrastructure need billions' worth of repairs and upgrades. Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Sunday appealed to President Donald Trump for money to overhaul Penn Station.... To view the full story, click the title link.

Restaurant Owners Continue to Return to Traditional Tipping Models

Portland’s Le Pigeon and Little Bird are the latest to revert to gratuity.

Army of Manhattan pols demand relief from commercial rent tax

Here's something pretty much every elected official representing Manhattan below 96th Street agrees on: exempting more small business owners from a hefty tax on their rent. All except Mayor Bill de... To view the full story, click the title link.

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