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 [...]
The coffee chain will roll out this service at the Empire State Building during the second half of 2015. To view the full story, click the title link.
Coming at you hot! Starbucks has finally unveiled concrete details about its big plan to deliver lattes to customers: Two entirely different services will get tested later this year — one in New York, and the other in Seattle. In the...Show More Summary
Good news: You can get your triple no-foam latte delivered—if you work in the Empire State Building. Starting later this year, Starbucks will test delivery service in Seattle and New York, with the iconic skyscraper as the initial site. You can order through the Starbucks website, eventually transitioning to its mobile app. READ MORE »
Sorry, ladies - one of your Twilight crushes is off the market. Peter Facinelli proposed to Thor actress Jaimie Alexander at NYC's Empire State Building, their reps confirmed on Wednesday. The duo met on the set of Showtime's Nurse Jackie, on which they costarred in 2011. Show More Summary
Peter Facinelli and Jaimie Alexander are engaged to be married, his rep confirms to JustJared.com! The 41-year-old actor reportedly popped the question to the 31-year-old actress at the top of New York City’s Empire State Building on Monday (March 17), according to People. Though the couple has not officially announced their engagement, Jaimie did write [...]
The on-demand economy already has cars and takeout and cars combined with takeout. Now it’s about to get a jolt of caffeine. Starbucks said Wednesday that it will begin testing a new delivery service in Seattle and at the Empire State...Show More Summary
Starbucks has already taken steps toward becoming a bar, an upscale lounge, and a McDonald's drive-thru, so it was only a matter of time before they became Seamless as well. Starbucks announced today that it will begin testing delivery in Seattle and New York—specifically, at the Empire State Building. [ more › ]
When creating a plan to test its long-awaited delivery service, it comes as no surprise that Starbucks would choose its own turf in Seattle. But in a bit of an unusual choice the company also chose a second location: The Empire State Building. The Seattle Times reports that Starbucks will begin two distinct approaches to testing delivery at the … [More]
Starbucks Corp.'s first stop on the road to becoming a delivery service: the Empire State Building. The coffee chain announced plans on Wednesday to begin testing delivery in New York and Seattle,... To view the full story, click the title link.
Work in the Empire State Building? Then you're in luck
In an early pilot, Starbucks plans to deliver coffee (and some food) to employees at the Empire State Building. The coffee run is inextricable from corporate culture. An excuse to get outside, fill up on caffeine, and gossip about coworkers. Show More Summary
Grace Gealey looks white hot while posing on top of the Empire State Building to promote the season finale of Empire on Monday (March 16) in New York City. Other stars from the hit series that were doing promo in the Big Apple included Jussie Smollett and Bryshere Gray, who stopped by SiriusXM Studios together [...]
The Empire State Building could fit inside
Acrobats Jarley Smith (top), Jewell Waddek (left), and Jimmy Kerrigan (right) perform a delicate balancing act on a ledge of the Empire State Building in Manhattan. August 21, 1934. © Bettmann/CORBIS
Former Empire State Building stakeholders will have another chance to invest in trophy properties across the city. The property, along with a trove of other Manhattan office towers, went public in... To view the full story, click the title link.