A Manhattan designer can't hang an illuminated peace sign in the window of her Upper West Side condo, a federal court judge has ruled.
If the people who study the psychology of waiting in line -- yes, there is such a thing -- have an origin story, it’s this: It was the 1950s, and a high-rise office building in Manhattan had a problem. The tenants complained of an excessively long wait for the elevator when people arrived in the morning, took their lunch break, […]
Soon after news broke that a jogger was raped in lower Manhattan on Wednesday, police released surveillance video of the suspect last night. He apparently used the victim's credit card at a deli. [ more › ]
Plutonium (Photo: Department of Energy/Wikimedia) After World War II ended, chemist and Manhattan Project member Glenn Seaborg finally got to add Plutonium, the element he had discovered during the war, to the periodic table. As Robert...Show More Summary
After the terror attacks in Paris, 2,500 law enforcement officers kept watch over the Macy’s Parade in Manhattan.
Sitting atop the historic Lowell hotel on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, a three-bedroom suite recently came onto the market for a whopping $300,000 a month. The roughly 2,900-square-foot penthouse comes fully furnished, including an Apple desktop and five landline phones. Show More Summary
Cops are looking for a man who raped and robbed a woman who was jogging in East River Park in Manhattan last night. [ more › ]
Thanksgiving Day is filled with several uniquely American traditions, including consuming excessive amounts of food only prepared once a year, watching inflated cartoon characters floating through Manhattan, inviting those relatives we hardly ever see to our home for dinner, and midday football featuring “America’s Team”, the Dallas Cowboys.
Here are our favorite floats that glided through Manhattan Thursday. Plus, of course, Santa and Mrs. Claus!
Spectators packed Manhattan sidewalks on Thursday to watch the marching bands, floats and giant balloons of Macy’s annual Thanksgiving Day Parade, held under tight security two weeks after deadly attacks in Paris. New York officials said about 3.5 million spectators would turn out for the...
Giant balloons took to the clear, sunny sky over midtown Manhattan on Thursday for the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, with spectators lining up along the parade route and a heavy police presence keeping a watchful eye. The parade, in its 89th year, included marching bands and floats to...
Back when "people" "read" "blogs": a Thanksgiving memory And how. First off, a big, belated thank you to all the kind folks who weighed in with film recommendations for my madcap Manhattan adventure last week. Almost immediately after I...
On December 31, 1958, photojournalist Burt Glinn was at a New Year's Eve party on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, where all the talk was about the impending fall of Cuban dictator Fulgencio Batista. The idea that Batista's regime might fall at any second spurred the young Glinn, then an independent...
By Kylie Gumpert NEW YORK (Reuters) - Record crowds were expected to swarm Manhattan sidewalks and rooftops on Thursday to glimpse the marching bands, floats and massive balloons of Macy's annual Thanksgiving Day Parade, held under tight security two weeks after the attacks in Paris. Show More Summary
The annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade takes place in New York City on Thursday and will draw an expected 3.5 million spectators to Manhattan for the massive southbound parade. This year several new floats are expected to debut, like Ice Age's Scrat and a newly updated version of Ronald McDonald.
The violinist Philippe Quint took his video out for a stroll in Manhattan. The results of his impromptu survey are sometimes surprising, even shocking. Watch. Think about it. Share.
Stefan Arzberger, first violin of the Leipzig Quartet, has been on bail in America for the past eight months since he was charged with attempted murder after an incident in a Manhattan hotel. Yesterday he made another court appearance but the case seems no closer to coming to trial. Meantime, Stefan is dependent on support […]
Richards' jumper with a second to play gives Manhattan edge in 69-67 win over George Mason
Richards' shot with 1.1 seconds remaining gave the Jaspers, who had just six players, the win.
Donald Trump is expected to be endorsed for president by 100 African-American pastors and faith-based leaders in a press conference scheduled for Monday afternoon at Trump Tower in Manhattan. This significant endorsement comes as the...Show More Summary