I did not initially see the abrasive charm of Billy Eichner, whose shtick is to approach strangers on Manhattan streets and berate them for failing to answer his questions correctly. It kind of rubbed my Southern sensibilities the wrong way....
The latest example of why children call it the Kids in Prison Program. Click below to begin CBS News video coverage. Text is below the video. NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A Manhattan mother says her 5-year-old son was locked in a padded room at school, leaving the kindergartner so traumatized he had to go to the hospital. Show More Summary
Six valuable and diverse World Coin collections will all be vying for primacy in Heritage Auctions' Jan. 5-6 World & Ancient Coin Signature Auction, taking place at the Waldorf-Astoria in Manhattan, in conjunction with the New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC). Show More Summary
Today at a press conference in Manhattan, state Senator Liz Krueger revealed a plan to legalize and tax marijuana in the state of New York. Making weed totally chill in the eyes of the law has long been a focus of democrats in the state — including Governor Andrew Cuomo — but the New York's left currently has nothing concrete to show for their efforts. Read more...
Mimi invited the Today Show into her Manhattan penthouse this morning to view the holiday decorations in her "pink room." It was full of Christmas trees (plural) decorated with pink peonies. Read more...
How to make a Manhattan like a fancy biatch. -Divine Caroline A cafe where rudeness comes with a price. -Eater Digestion tips to make the holidays a little easier on your guts. -Alignyo Things confident people do that you don’t do. -HuffPost...Show More Summary
At a Manhattan screening of Season 4 premiere of, "Downton Abbey" creator Julian Fellowes explains he melded the names of two great estates to come up with Downton Abbey. But the actors playing the gentry of Grantham learned why he called it Grantham.
From Occupy Wall Street protests two years ago in lower Manhattan to recent angst bubbling up against tech-industry gentrification in San Francisco, economic inequality is becoming the animating issue from coast to coast. Not surprisingly,...Show More Summary
A freshman at Baruch College in Lower Manhattan died Monday morning after a weekend trip to the Poconos with members of the Pi Delta Psi fraternity. Chen “Michael” Deng, 19, was unresponsive when friends delivered him to Geisinger Wyoming Valley Hospital in northeast Pennsylvania at approximately 8:15 a.m. Show More Summary
Taking care of some promotional duties, Olivia Wilde attended Revlon's NEW Age Defying Collection kickoff at Trump SoHo in Manhattan today (December 11). Joined by dermatologist Dr. Elizabeth Hale, the pregnant “Tron: Legacy” lady greeted...Show More Summary
In October Cameron Diaz was spotted scoping out some units in NYC's Walker Tower, a 1929 Art Deco building that was recently converted into ultra-high-end condos. Well, quick as a cricket the...
I just realized the end of December is three weeks away. That means we are moving out of Manhattan in three weeks. I have to pull Rebecca from her beloved school. I have to pack. I have to throw out. I have to organize. I have to turn off utilities and turn on utilities. Show More Summary
Back in May, Mark Krawczuk recruited 20 teams of artists for “Waiting For The Man,” an experimental competition to see which teams could appear most interesting on a Manhattan street. Each team set up along Broadway and put on an eye-catching street performance in whatever way they saw fit. A man was recruited as the [...]
Okamoto Studio Carved Chess Pieces in Manhattan This graceful and beautiful 14-piece ice sculpture chess set was set up in Midtown Manhattan back in December. Carved by Okamoto Studios, this installation was inspired by the game between Russian chess champion
David Chu, founder of the clothing brand Nautica, has sold his Manhattan townhouse. No word on the closing price yet, but the house had been listed for $30M. Meanwhile, Chu's fellow peddler of navy-and-red apparel Tommy Hilfiger has his NYC...
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Retired journalist Peter Cordwell has never been to Manhattan. But by the time his 67th birthday rolls around, he will have finally made the pilgrimage. Per a report on newshopper.co.uk, Cordwell’s musical One George Orwell will be staged for five nights next September at the Lower East Side’s Teatro Latea. Show More Summary
NEW YORK CITY — In its quest to entice more users, Spotify is finally bringing its free music listening service to more devices — starting with tablets. Today at a press event in Manhattan, Spotify announced a new ad-supported offering …
The Godsil Manhattan ambitiously aims to become America's next halo car.
Finding an affordable, stylish hotel in Manhattan is a challenge. Enter the Hotel Boutique at Grand Central, which debuted in Midtown last week as part of the budget-friendly Downtown Hotel Collection group.