The 91st annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade made its way through two and a half miles of Manhattan, from Central Park West to Herald Square, on Thursday (9/22) morning. The annual tradition unfolded under tight security following the bike lane truck attack less than a month ago, on Halloween. Continue reading…
At least Trump is ruining his own brand.
The Trump Organization has been paid to walk away from its prized Trump SoHo hotel, severing a management contract and ending the company’s ties to the struggling Manhattan establishment. A deal was reached on Wednesday in which CIMShow More Summary
The terrorist group ISIS said in its online magazine last year that the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City was an “excellent target” for a vehicle attack like the one that killed eight people in Manhattan earlier this month.
Jon Hendricks has sadly passed away at the age of 96. The jazz singer and songwriter – best known for his work with 1950s vocal trio Lambert, Hendricks & Ross – died on Wednesday (November 22) at a hospital in Manhattan, his daughter Aria told the New York Times. Jon was known for utilizing a [...]
During a four-hour public hearing in Manhattan on Wednesday, Central Park's Sims statue was universally reviled, while monuments to Columbus, Roosevelt, and others provoked mixed commentary. The post Calls to Take Down Columbus and J. Marion Sims Statues at Public Hearing on NYC Monuments appeared first on Hyperallergic.
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jennifer Egan gives a tour of the private book stacks from which she drew inspiration for her latest novel.
Manhattan, the White House and the Pentagon are among North Korea’s top nuclear targets, according to a new report released Wednesday by the European Council on Foreign Relations. “Major American cities,” Guam, Hawaii and U.S. military bases in the Pacific also are listed as...
It's one thing when a defendant does not show up in court; it's another when the defense counsel is a no-show. In a high-profile trial in Manhattan, neither Reza Zarrab nor his lawyers appeared for jury selection. Prosecutors allege Zarrab conspired to handle hundreds of millions of dollars for Iran......
North Korea is believed to have enough fissile material for at least 25 to 30 nuclear weapons.
The collapse of one of Manhattan’s ubiquitous construction scaffolds Sunday in SoHo left reporters scrambling for those “man on the street” interviews, the ones in which people share their hopes, fears and innermost thoughts in exchange for a few moments of TV time. One lucky reporter happened upon a man who has given a great […]
The New York Times reports: The announcement came on his television show, “The Apprentice.” Donald J. Trump would open his second luxury hotel in New York, a “work of art” in the SoHo neighborhood of Manhattan that would become “an awe-inspiring masterpiece.” That was 11 years ago. Show More Summary
At a November 15 board of trustees meeting, New York Public Library (NYPL) administration unveiled the master plan for renovations to its main branch, the Steven A. Schwarzman Building on Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street in Manhattan. The...Show More Summary
Selena Rosa Mexicana restaurant in Manhattan is serving a Thanksgiving turkey infused with 160- and 151-proof vodka before and after roasting. The Mexican restaurant is bringing their roasted Devil's Spring vodka-infused 20-pound turkeys tableside to diners, who then get to choose what Georgi vodka...
Yuuki Kitada Architect designed the interior of a high-rise residential building in Manhattan to showcase the essence of waterfall inspired from his trip to Angel Falls in Venezuela some years ago.
Sayfullo Saipov, the man accused of killing eight last month in a truck attack in New York City, has been indicted by a federal grand jury. He is charged with murder and attempted murder in the aid of racketeering activity, providing...Show More Summary
Alexandra Martinez was busted five times in five months for similar crimes against well-heeled men in Manhattan and Brooklyn.
The Daily Beast reports: Sarah Palin is appealing the dismissal of her defamation lawsuit against The New York Times, BuzzFeed reported Tuesday. A Manhattan federal judge threw out the lawsuit earlier this year, citing Palin’s inability...Show More Summary
Authorities in New York City say a broken water pipe caused a large sinkhole to form in Manhattan. The 20-foot long sinkhole opened up on the Upper West Side Monday … Click to Continue »