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Judge nixes suit over Empire State Building IPO

A judge says thousands of onetime investors in the Empire State Building can't sue over their claims they were shortchanged by the deal that turned the iconic skyscraper into a public stock. A... To view the full story, click the title link.

Empire State Building Celebrates Andy Warhol's Empire

In 1964, Andy Warhol filmed the Empire State Building for about six hours, which resulted in a stretched out, 8-hour-long silent film called Empire. The shoot took place on July 25th and 26th, from 8:06 p.m. to 2:42 a.m.—so this weekend marks the 50th anniversary. And the Empire State Building itself is celebrating! [ more › ]

Head Start: A Durable Design for Early Learning

Some designs are classic, timeless. We think of the Model T, Oreo cookie and Wedgewood china. We think of the Acropolis and the Empire State Building -- or most Apple products. But the most interesting and durable designs may not beShow More Summary

The Emotion of Money

I want to share this fantastic example of how much we are motivated by our emotions when it comes to money, and valuing things. Ask yourself: Is the value of the Empire State Building high because the value of rent is high, or vice versa,...Show More Summary

Tallest Building West of the Mississippi Is Getting an Observation Deck

The owners of the tallest building in Los Angeles want to build an observation deck to rival the views at New York's Empire State Building and Chicago's Willis Tower. The sky-high deck on the U.S. Bank Tower will get about $50-million...Show More Summary

Hysterical video shows us what it would be like if Google was a guy

The next time you pose a ridiculous question to Google, like how many walruses you’d have to stack on top of one another to reach the top of the Empire State Building, take a moment to imagine that the ubiquitous search engine is actually just some guy at a desk. Show More Summary

Empire State Building and Christ the Redeemer Light Up in German Colors to Honor World Cup Win (Photos)

In the United States, soccer has always seemed like more of a global sport than, say, football or baseball.  And for proof you just need to take a look at the Empire State Building tonight. In an impressive show of sportsmanship, whoever controls the Empire State Building’s exterior lighting paid tribute to Germany’s World Cup […]

13 Times The Ocean Didn't Give A Damn About Your Needs

The ocean is a tempestuous beast. It’s 332.5 million cubic miles big, as deep as 15 Empire State buildings on top of each other, and we’ve explored less than 10 percent of it. And now, it turns out there's even an ocean under the ocean! The point we're trying to make is that we are mere humans and the ocean basically runs the world. Show More Summary

Empire State Bldg. gets Bulova

The Bulova Corp. has taken 33,214 square feet at the Empire State Building. The Queens-based watchmaker will move some of its staffers to the entire 29th floor of the tower, according to the New York... To view the full story, click the title link.

A Room That's a View: The Ostrich Theory

In the apartment that I grew up in, the windows face out onto a beautiful view of the 59th street Bridge, the Chrysler and Empire State buildings, and the sparkling East River. They also face out onto the windows of about thirty six other apartments in my building complex. Show More Summary

Empire State Building owner claims immunity in bid to toss suit

The Empire State Building's managers asked a judge to dismiss a lawsuit over claims they deprived thousands of early investors of as much as $410 million in profit when they took the New York... To view the full story, click the title link.

Empire State Pride

last monthLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

From its Facebook page: "To celebrate this year's NYC Pride Week, the Empire State Building's lights will cast a rainbow across New York City over the next three nights."

This is the largest movable machine in the world

last monthTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Behold the largest movable machine in the world: The Overburden Conveyor Bridge F60 is more than half a kilometer long. At 1647 feet long and 13,600 tons, it's much larger than the Empire State Building, a Nimitz-class super carrier or the Bagger 288, the previous record holder. Read more...

Empire State Building Goes Red, White and Blue to Celebrate USMNT's Progression

The United States men's national team may have fallen 1-0 to Germany in the World Cup on Thursday, but you'd be hard pressed to find any American who wasn't pleased with their current positioning moving into the round of 16. Portugal's...Show More Summary

King Kong -- Fay Wray's Stunt Double Dies ... Pauline Wagner Dead at 103

One of the women who co-starred with King Kong in his iconic scene atop the Empire State Building has passed away at age of 103.Pauline Wagner is the actress who stood in for the legendary Fay Wray during key reshoots for the 1933 classic. Wagner…

Melo likes Phil's moves, but still tight-lipped on FA plans

Carmelo Anthony looked very much at home late Wednesday with the Empire State Building looming over his shoulder and the Freedom Tower off in the distance. The Knicks free agent-to-be politely declined to address his future

Photo: Papa New Guinea Tribal Leader Takes In Subway & Empire State Building

We've spotted so many spectacular sights on the subway over the years—from giant dogs to actual living giants—that stumbling upon a man in traditional Papa New Guinea attire seems like just another day in the life. And so it goes with...Show More Summary

Mindy Kaling talks Season 3 of 'Mindy Project' -- a thong-y situation?

It's been a little over two months since a heaving Mindy Lahiri and Danny Castellano rekindled their romance atop the Empire State Building in the Season 2 closer of "The Mindy Project." But will a flimsy piece of underwear threaten their rom-com when the show returns for its third season?

New York: What You Can't Miss This Summer

Think you know New York? Think again. There's tons to discover in the Big Apple beyond the Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building, and the Plaza Hotel. My teenage daughter and I took four days this week to explore the city andShow More Summary

A Fascinating Time-Lapse Video of Some of New York City’s Most Famous Spots

2 months agoOdd : Laughing Squid

Polish filmmaker Kamil Nowak has created “New York City”, a fascinating time-lapse video of many of the best known spots in the Big Apple like Grand Central Terminal, Times Square, and the Empire State Building. via Daily Picks and Flicks

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