"If a forest can make it in Times Square, it can make it anywhere." This twist on Sinatra's iconic lyrics is how Brooklyn-based urban botanist Marielle Anzelone wraps up the video pitch for her Kickstarter campaign to raise funds towards installing a pop-up forest in Times Square.
NEW YORK – Saturday’s UFC on FOX 15 show goes down in New Jersey, but on Thursday the fighters from the main card hit Times Square. Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos
Olivia Wilde was in heavy promotion-mode earlier this week, arriving at the H&M in Times Square on Tuesday night in a white pantsuit and a Led Zeppelin T-shirt to shill her latest sustainable "Conscious Exclusive" capsule collection for the store (it's her fifth season fronting the campaign). Wilde and her business partner,... More »
Some 100,000 frustrated underpaid workers demonstrated in over 200 cities across America last night to demand a living wage, according to organizers' estimates. In NYC, over 10,000 workers and their supporters came together at Columbus Circle for a march on the Times Square McDonald's. Show More Summary
Olivia Wilde happily poses alongside her Conscious Commerce co-founder Barbara Burchfield while attending the opening of their H&M Conscious Pop-Up Shop on Tuesday (April 14) in Times Square of New York City. The 31-year-old actress and Barbara were also joined at the event by Rosario Dawson who came out to show her support for H&M’s [...]
Mead Carney presents "I love MANGAHATTAN?, the first London solo show by Danish artist Artpusher. Artpusher has always been fascinated by New York as a symbol of global commercial popular culture. Times Square in particular is unique in this context. Show More Summary
Star quarterback Jarrett Guarantano hails from Oradell, New Jersey, and is one of the top prospects in the class of 2016. Guarantano has been pursued by many of the best college football programs in the country, but he has decided to...Show More Summary
It's been seven years since the bombing of the Times Square military recruiting center—and the FBI is still looking for the perpetrator. Today, the agency and NYPD announced it was offering up to $115,000 "for information leading to the identification, arrest, and conviction of the person or persons involved in the unsolved" March 6th 2008 incident. [ more › ]
C is for creep. One of the bootleg, bizarro, tip hungry and often aggressive costumed characters in Times Square was arrested this week, after a 16-year-old girl accused him of groping her chest. The NJ man suspected of the crime was...Show More Summary
If you happen to raise your eyes to the ubiquitous LED billboards in Times Square while you’re trying to push your way past the giant amoeba of tourists, you might see a flashing, building-sized advertisement for Kodak or Pepsi. But there’s more to those corporate images than you think. … Read More
Authorities say the explosive device used ammunition commonly found on battlefields in Iraq and Afghanistan
This week, a man who dresses as Cookie Monster was arrested after he allegedly groped a 16-year-old tourist on Sunday as she visited Times Square with a tour group. But the Manhattan DA’s Office has decided to drop charges against 48-year-old suspect Ranulfo Perez because cops aren't certain they arrested the right costumed character. Show More Summary
The agency announced Wednesday that it is offering $115,000 for any information leading to the arrest related to the March 2008 incident.
If you were to ask this particular Cookie Monster what “C” stood for, he’d probably say “cup size” instead of […] The post Cookie Monster Arrested In Times Square For Fondling 16-Year-Old Girl’s Breasts appeared first on Crime Feed.
By the time he was 29 years old, Pico Iyer was living the life he had always dreamed of. Or so he thought. "I had that 25th-floor office four blocks from Times Square. I had a nice apartment on Park Avenue on 20th Street. I had this really exciting job writing on world affairs for Time magazine. Show More Summary
The bombing, at a military recruitment station, did not injure anyone but was similar to two other attacks on high-profile Manhattan locations in recent years.
Much like how Rudy Giuliani cleaned up Times Square by forcing out all of the homeless people and porno theaters, Sesame Street—the popular Muppet neighborhood depicted in the children’s show Sesame Street—will also be getting renovated soon. Show More Summary
Brookfield Property Partners is moving ahead with a $2.1 billion tower west of Pennsylvania Station, as law firm Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP signed a 550,000 square foot lease to move from Times Square to the 2.1 million square foot building, Brookfield announced Tuesday.
Via Vocativ: A new ISIS rap video, subtitled in English, features some of the group’s most bloody scenes of beheading and torture, while promising suicide bombers in Germany as well as New York City’s Times Square. A terrorist is shown...Show More Summary
1. Turns Out Cookie Monster Is Also A Sex-Offense Monster Iconic pastry-obsessed muppet Cookie Monster—or possibly a person dressed as him—was arrested in Times Square over the weekend after allegedly feeling up a teenaged tourist. Considering his legendary impulse control issues, this is probably something we should have seen coming. Show More Summary