Yes you can get a Ford Escape to take you from the UN to the Empire State Building, but that’s lacking a little imagination, isn’t it? Read more...
If you still don’t believe me when I say Spanish-speakers rule New York, you might want to keep an eye on the Empire State building this coming Sunday, April 26, when it is set to go totally red in celebration of Telemundo 47 New York’s 50 year anniversary. … Continue reading ?
If you’ve been in New York City at night, you’ve seen the Empire State Building lit up in a different color scheme each night. Every color is a tribute to something. On Valentine’s Day, what was once the world’s tallest building, was...Show More Summary
So much for background checks. Two-time convicted rapist Rodney Stover spent the week leading up to the alleged bar-bathroom sex attack surrounded by children while working at a popular Empire...
A book release, an upcoming movie, a lighting ceremony at the Empire State Building and the usual questions about Harry Potter: It's been an unusually busy month for J.K. Rowling.
The Bluth family is coming back again for 17 more episodes. These amazing photographs from the construction of the Empire State Building prove my theory that every man that lived in the 1920s was way tougher than me. Slather on these...Show More Summary
With Louie returning for a 5th season tomorrow night, let's look back on some of the best New York City moments the show has given us so far. These aren't all pretty, awe-inspiring Top O' The Empire State Building type moments—Louis C.K. Show More Summary
While New York already has two teams they would naturally root for, as the largest city in America they don’t mind sharing the love a little bit. So for opening day, the Empire State Building set its colors to match the schemes of every team in Major League Baseball. Pretty cool. Of course, with this time-lapse […]
Author J.K. Rowling will light the Empire State Building purple, blue and white in honor of 8 million children living in orphanages this week. The ceremonial lighting represents the official colors of Lumos, a non-profit dedicated to children living in poverty founded by Rowling in 2005. Show More Summary
The Empire State Building is an iconic office building known as "the Most Famous Skyscraper in the World." Built during the Depression between 1930 and 1931, the Empire State Building became the world's tallest office building until 1967. Show More Summary
William Sanford Nye — but surely you know him as Bill Nye the Science Guy — lives in a one-bedroom apartment on the 24th floor of a rental building in Chelsea. Outside his floor-to-ceiling windows: the Empire State Building and the Flatiron Building. Bliss squared. Practically at his doorstep: the N, the R and the 1 subway lines. Bliss cubed.
New York City has been the site of many of film history's biggest moments: King Kong hanging from the Empire State Building, Robert De Niro driving a cab through darkened streets, Spike Lee serving up pizzas in Brooklyn. The city's architectural landmarks and historic streets continue to be some of the most popular sites around […]
Last night “The Daily Show” correspondent and author Aasif Mandvi stopped by LinkedIn’s Manhattan headquarters in the Empire State Building to chat with LinkedIn executive editor Dan Roth as part of the social network’s #InDiscussion series. Show More Summary
Developers in Switzerland have announced plans to build the world's tallest hotel (1,250 feet, the same height as the Empire State Building) in a tiny Alpine village called Vals. The tower's designer, Thom Mayne, says that it is "a....
When you're an online stock photography company whose collection boasts more than 50 million iconic images and videos, there's really no excuse for a stodgy office. Not to disappoint, New York-based Shutterstock inhabits some cool digs. Show More Summary
When you're watching a movie, it's easy to get lost in the magic and not think too hard about how King Kong climbed the Empire State Building, how Jurassic Park's T-Rex roared to life, or how Charlton Heston encountered the Statue of Liberty at the end of Planet of the Apes — but these videos reveal all those movie secrets. Read more...
The Empire State Building dimmed its lights Saturday in honor of Earth Hour.
Pharrell Williams takes the spotlight to illuminate the Empire State Building in yellow for the United Nations’ International Day of Happiness on Friday afternoon (March 20) in New York City. The 41-year-old singer was given the honor thanks to his hit song “Happy” that was released last year. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of [...]
'Happy' singer Pharrell Williams flipped the light switch at the Empire State Building to mark the United Nations' International Day of Happiness. (March 20)
Peter Facinelli doesn't waste anytime! Just TWO years after Peter finalized his divorce from Jennie Garth, the actor asked for Jaimie Alexander's hand in marriage on top of the Empire State Building! Sounds cute…and windy! A source said of the March 16 proposal: "She knew it was coming but was overwhelmed during the proposal." What a happy time for [...]