Three new upstate New York casinos have so far failed to generate the big payoffs they projected, meaning less money shared with local towns, cities and counties. Slot machine and … Click to Continue »
Rep. Kathleen Rice is calling on Rep. John Conyers to immediately resign amid sexual misconduct allegations. Conyers has vowed to stay in Congress and comply with the investigation by the House Ethics Committee. New York Rep. Kathleen Rice, a Democrat, is calling on her colleague Rep. Show More Summary
I’m walking along a snowy carriage road in upstate New York, trying to focus on my breath in the icy air. I’m…
Budget airlines have been around since the 1970’s, when flights to Spain fell dramatically, and Freddy Laker was flying people to New York for a paltry 50 pounds! (Worth a lot more back then, but amazingly cheap for that a flight to the United States) Nowadays, a budget airline (also known as a low-cost carrier), […]
A New York financier with a great apartment has advertised in the paper for a roommate — specifically a woman. Her rent and board will be free, but she has to be willing to walk around sometimes in her underwear, and she can’t entertain gentlemen friends there. This is the premise of Ruth Fowler’s...
Kids re-enact the first Black Friday. Tomorrow, November 25 is “Evacuation Day, when the British ran ‘way” from New York City at the end of the Revolutionary War. Here’s the story of the young man who slithered up a greased flagpoleShow More Summary
Pornhub, known as “the premiere online destination for adult entertainment”, has just erected its first ever retail store in New York City for the holidays. The store will sell limited edition Pornhub clothing, gear and premium sex toys. The...Show More Summary
Trevor Traynor Heidi: What made you snap that first newsstand shot? Trevor: I shot my first newsstand near Broadway and Morris Street in New York City and immediately found myself stopping to take portraits at every stand I passed. I’m drawn to the vibrant organized colors and compact product placement that provides an instant time […]
"Demand justice for these children!" That's just one message posted on Chinese social media following allegations that a Chinese kindergarten run by a company listed on the NYSE abused the kids in its charge. Per the New York Times, parents allege teachers at RYB Kindergarten in Xintiandi in eastern Beijing...
Do you dream of a new view from your city apartment? Now you can create your own with these snazzy curtains featuring cityscapes from New York and London. Designed by HoleRoll, the thick curtains - which block out heat and cold - are carefully punctured with thousands of tiny holes to let light shine through, resulting in sparkling urban skylines that will transform any room.[...]
New York Magazine just reprinted "‘I Want a Wife,’ the Timeless ’70s Feminist Manifesto," by Judy (Syfers) Brady:I want a wife to make sure my children eat properly and are kept clean. I want a wife who will wash the children’s clothes and keep them mended. Show More Summary
Name: S.T.A.R Location: Long Island, New York It's quite paw-sible that these two Burmese cuties on the left (officially known as The Choco-Lettes) are the luckiest two cats on the planet. Why? Because their humans have crafted one of the most incredible feats of feline ar-cat-ecture in the home they share in Long Island. READ MORE »
The New York Times reports: Lawyers for Michael T. Flynn, President Trump’s former national security adviser, notified the president’s legal team in recent days that they could no longer discuss the special counsel’s investigation, according to four people involved in the case — an indication that Mr. Show More Summary
My Chicago train morning reads: • Why Stand in Line on Black Friday? The Psychology Explained (New York Times) but see also Black Friday Ain’t What It Used to Be (Slate) • Wall Street’s 2017 Market Predictions: Pathetically Wrong: Forecasting...Show More Summary
Earlier this year, the New York City Council passed a bill establishing a new Office of Nightlife, a decree signed by Mayor Bill De Blasio at House of Yes, a popular Brooklyn dance venue. New York was following the lead of cities around the world. London, Berlin and Amsterdam have all warmed to...
Ana Asensio’s debut feature Most Beautiful Island follows Luciana (Asensio), a young undocumented woman, for a single day in New York City. Her daily struggle to survive takes an especially ominous detour when a friend offers her cash to show up at a high-end party, which quickly curdles into something very disturbing. Show More Summary
Earlier this month, newly minted Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi made his first high-profile public appearance when he sat down for an interview with the New York Times’s Andrew Ross Sorkin. Speaking in dulcet tones, Khosrowshahi laid out...Show More Summary
A woman died of severe injuries after she was accidentally shot by a hunter who mistook her for a deer near 2998 Armenian Road, Sherman, New York, on Wednesday night. According to the Chautauqua …...
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Joie de Vivre Hotels Black Friday special for up to 40% off stays booked by Nov 27 for reservations from Dec 1, 2017 to Dec 1, 2018. Joie de Vivre are boutique hotels in San Francisco, Monterey, Baltimore, Chicago, New York and Washington D.C. Show More Summary