Gearing up for a new gig, Brad Pitt exited his home in Manhattan and scurried off to a commercial set on Sunday (August 31). The newly-married “Tree of Life” hunk wore his gold wedding band along with a yellow fedora and waved to fans...Show More Summary
Image Via It has been amazing to witness the leaps and bounds street art has come over the course of the last 20 years. What started as something that was shunned and misunderstood has completely evolved into a respetable and appreciated art style (by most), with more and more street artists reachng superstar status. Show More Summary
Melissa Rivers is keeping her fingers crossed when it comes to her mom’s recovery. It has been about four days since Joan Rivers was rushed to a hospital in Manhattan after she stopped breathing during a procedure at a clinic in the city. Show More Summary
For some reason, my iPhone asks if I would like to connect to a network called “HOME” whenever I am in one of Manhattan’s most expensive neighborhoods.
There are lots of hoity-toity luxury buildings, especially in Manhattan, that ban dogs, probably because the building owners had miserable childhoods. Hovering just below those happiness-free condos are the weird in-between buildings that try to have their cake and eat it, usually via contradictory pet regulations. Show More Summary
Two More BIG BROTHER Nominations!! The Return Of ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN!! MI6 On PBS!! FALLING SKIES Finale!! New MANHATTAN, MASTERS, NAKED, RAY, RECKLESS, BEACHFRONT, BREATHLESS, KARDASHIANS, WIPEOUT!! No STRAIN This Week!! No LEFTOVERS...Show More Summary
Welcome to the Sunday edition of the Saturday Car Thread. I blame Comcast. The Brooklyn Bridge, under construction. c. 1907: Temporary footpaths on Manhattan Bridge (http://t.co/ee26e9NJUz) pic.twitter.com/lXuCgedK80— Retronaut (@theretronaut) August 31, 2014 I don't see any handrails there. Co-blogger, RD...
The Sunseeker Manhatan 73 inspired relaxation and serenity. Its fluid designed language helps it stand out from the crowd, while its aerodynamic hull cuts the water effortless. Built with maximum attention for every detail, the Sunseeker...Show More Summary
Three cheers for Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara for seizing pension paychecks from politicians-turned-convicts.
The U.S. District Attorney for Manhattan, New York is investigating a second death caused by restraining tactics used by city police, authorities said on Friday. New York authorities are looking into the death of Ronald Singleton, 45,...Show More Summary
Yoko Ono's publicist is suing Eataly, chef Mario Batali's Manhattan restaurant, claiming the bouncers shouted homophobic slurs at him and hurled him through a glass window. Kip Kouri suffered a gash on his leg that required stitches, cuts on his head and injuries to both knees in the assault on July 17, said his lawyer, Richard Klass. Show More Summary
Caustic comedienne Joan Rivers was on life support Saturday as family members stood vigil at a Manhattan hospital.
Dog owners, stay vigilant: veterinarians in Manhattan have reported a number of cases of canine influenza in the borough, and they're warning humans to be careful when allowing their dog friends to socialize with other animals. [ more › ]
Are you sick of living in the outer boroughs? Are you tired of having enough floor space to do sit-ups (regardless of whether or not you ever have done one)? Do you like the idea of living in cramped quarters with 21 other people? Then...Show More Summary
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In the summer of 1983 I traveled from Manhattan to Buffalo, New York to work as a photographer on a movie starring Robert Redford called The Natural. It was a baseball movie, based on a novel by Bernard Malamud who was born in Brooklyn. I started reading the novel on the plane. Show More Summary
By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - A judge on Friday lifted a suspension on her order directing Microsoft Corp to turn over a customer's emails stored overseas to U.S. District Court in Manhattan had on July 31 upheld a magistrate judge's ruling on the emails, which have been held in a data center in Ireland. Show More Summary
Perlbinder Realty has won an extension of a variance to a site at the Manhattan entrance of the Queens Midtown Tunnel. Perlbinder has been sitting on plans for a 34-story tower with 480 apartments and ground-floor retail spread over four...
"Party Down" (Hulu). This comedy about a less than merry team of caterers, which went for two seasons on Starz in 2009 and 2010, was created by "Veronica Mars" mastermind Rob Thomas with "Mars" cohorts Dan Ethridge and John Enhom and actor Paul Rudd, who appeared in the pilot but was a...
The health food chain says its Whole Foods 365 Everyday Value Plain Greek Yogurt has only two grams of sugar per 170 gram serving - but according to a $5 million Manhattan Federal Court suit, it really has six times that amount.