Ukrainian feminist group Femen bared their perennially-painted breasts in Times Square Thursday as part of an international protest campaign against he Russian forces in Crimea. "Fuck Putin!" Femen organizer Inna Shevchenko and her bevy...Show More Summary
“I wish I could be in Kiev’s Independence Square, not Times Square,” Inna Shevchenko said. It was below 20 when the FEMEN ringleader arrived at the latter on Thursday morning, accompanied by a member of the group’s Canada chapter and three local performance artists — all with “FUCK PUTIN” painted... More »
We?re on a roll when it comes to scoping out the latest on citizenM at the moment: the exterior of citizenM at Paris Charles de Gaulle seems pretty much finished, New York Times Square is getting ever so close to being done, and the Holborn location in London looks like this. Show More Summary
FEMEN in Times Square. All photos by author It was 10 AM in Times Square. Billboards’ lights were shining on the streets below and cars were honking incessently, as always, but with the exception of a few NYPD officers and meandering...Show More Summary
In 2012, after working as a photographer in Latin America for the better part of a decade, Joana Toro moved to New York to study English. Toro soon found herself in need of extra money, which led her roommate Marcela to introduce her to the semi-legal world of Times Square street performers. Show More Summary
Sophia Bush strikes a pose backstage while making an appearance on VH1?s Big Morning Buzz Live on Monday (March 3) at Times Square in New York City. The 31-year-old actress talked to host Nick Lachey about her now show Chicago P.D. and reminisced about their make out session on One Tree Hill – Watch a [...]
Seeing trust-fund kids wearing clothing that would get them mistaken for a Times Square tourist really bugs me. Read more
Speaking of airport hotels that appeal to Millennials, we spied the CitizenM Paris the other day. We've been so eagerly awaiting the arrival of the CitizenM in Times Square, we nearly forgot about their Parisien edition. And yes, that is a photo we snapped on our iPhone through the back of a taxi. Show More Summary
Wasabi, a by-the-piece sushi shop, is the latest fast food import to hit Times Square.
We've almost beaten winter into submission and now it's time to start looking ahead to the carefree rooftop imbibing we deserve. The latest in mile high dining comes courtesy of the Hyatt Times Square, which opened its new rooftop lounge Bar 54 a few weeks ago. Show More Summary
Wanted for two bombings in California, Dan Andreas’s picture is up in Times Square. Seen him? $250k reward pic.twitter.com/xUAJetKgnF — FBI New York (@NewYorkFBI) March 3, 2014
A man is dead after jumping off a hotel in the middle of Times Square. According to FDNY, the incident happened just before 7:30 a.m. Saturday morning; they say the 37-year-old man jumped off the W New York Times Square Hotel on Broadway near 47th Street. [ more › ]
In the waning weeks of the Bloomberg administration, a coalition of Times Square advertisers sought a meeting with the city's finance commissioner, hoping to avoid a retroactive tax on their towering... To view the full story, click the title link.
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We first learned about Spanish chain Room Mate when they took over the QT Times Square way back in 2008, and talked to founder Enrique ?Kike? Sarasola to understand what they?re all about. In short, that?s individual hotels with distinct...Show More Summary
If you've thus far missed the giant Tara Reid-eating shark head wandering through Times Square this week, know that soon Midtown will be littered with lots and lots of SUPERHERO props. Governor Cuomo's struck a deal with Disney that'll...Show More Summary
The prolific success of “Let It Go” from the “Frozen” soundtrack is undeniable and on Wednesday (February 26) “Good Morning America” hosted a coast-to-coast sing-a-long live from New York City. Stationed in Times Square, actress Idina...Show More Summary
To celebrate the milestone of free-to-play mobile game Deadman's Cross being downloaded more than one million times, Square Enix is giving away extra in-game currency through February 28 to all players who download and register the game. Deadman's...
Every sword swallower I have ever met offered me the same piece of advice: "Don't do it." And yet, there they were, nearly a dozen sword swallowers in the lobby at Ripley's Believe It or Not Times Square last Saturday, all ready to drop sword in honor of the 7th annual Sword Swallowers Day. Show More Summary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Februrary 24, 2014 ZACH NADER’S FILM FEATURED AS THE MARCH MIDNIGHT MOMENT, PART OF MOVING IMAGE ART FAIR Nader Removes the Products from Commercials to Create a Unique New Film March 1-31, 2014, every night from 11:57 p.m.–midnight Image: Still from Zach Nader, optional features shown, 2012. Show More Summary