A Bronx law firm that receives city funding has been linked to a controversial music video that called for police officers to be killed, according to findings made public Thursday.
The NBA has announced participants for the All-Star weekend festivities. Here they are in one place. The 2014 NBA All-Star Game will take place in New York City from Feb. 13-15. Friday and Saturday night festivities will happen at the...Show More Summary
Eli Manning may not be playing in the Super Bowl this year, but he is becoming a dad for the third time! According to Us Weekly, the 34-year-old New York Giants quarterback is expecting his third child with wife Abby McGrew. The couple is already parents to daughters Ava Frances, 3 and Lucy, 19 months. [...]
NEW YORK, NY—January 29, 2015—Scholastic, the global children’s publishing, education and media company, will celebrate the 10th anniversary of its groundbreaking Graphix imprint in 2015, with a yearlong celebration to include collectible giveaways, special events, and new publishing. Show More Summary
??? A few elongated clouds arrayed themselves on the sharp morning blue. The light on the slushy crosswalks was blinding; the puddles were a sinister clayey gray-brown. Mostly, though, the snow was enduring, still presentably white. The wet floor of the subway made it too risky to rush and jump into the open car at […]
NEW YORK — Inman’s independent broker survey revealed that a big factor behind the current boom in unaffiliated firms is the freedom broker-owners have to pursue their business and adapt to changing conditions as they see fit. An open office floor plan is one way...
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr.'s one-handed catches took the NFL by storm this year, but now he has a Guinness World Record to further bolster his impressive rookie resume. With New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees throwing to him from 10 yards away, Beckham Jr. Show More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Burger chain Shake Shack Inc has priced its initial public offering at $21 a share, CNBC reported, citing Dow Jones newswires, above the expected range. On Wednesday, the casual dining chain had raised its expected IPO price to a range of $17 to $19 a share from a previous $14 to $16. Show More Summary
The New York Knicks have never had a hard time disappointing their rabid fanbase with losses, but now they're evoking the same emotion for finishing games on the other side of the box score. The Knicks, who have three separate losing streaks of at least seven games this season, have suddenly ripped off four wins over their last five outings. Show More Summary
Steve Rhodes via Flickr Harry Campbell has already been featured in The New York Times for his expertise (he runs the blog and podcast The Rideshare Guy). You may have even heard him recently on NPR's Marketplace Tech. It's not uncommon for rideshare drivers to drive for multiple services, and Campbell drives for three. Show More Summary
Yesterday we looked at the great "fattening" of New York and all the parts that are built on what basically amounts to trash. But it turns out that parts of the city have also disappeared—and f or a few decades, New York even had 13 grand north-south avenues, not 12. Read more...
[body_image width='2000' height='1125' path='images/content-images/2015/01/29/' crop='images/content-images-crops/2015/01/29/' filename='this-viral-subway-musician-is-suing-new-york-city-129-body-image-1422570379.jpg' id='22612'] Andrew Kalleen, with the fedora at left, alongside NYC Councilman Stephen Levin after his arrest in October. Show More Summary
Photographer Will Ellis made a name for himself capturing New York's amazing decrepit spaces on his blog Abandoned NYC, and now his work is the subject of a new book, out this week. The book features 16 derelict locations...
Edgar Allan Poe's poem "The Raven" is first published — in the New York Evening Mirror.Poe claimed to have written the poem very logically and methodically, intending to create a poem that would appeal to both critical and popular tastes, as he explained in his 1846 follow-up essay "The Philosophy of Composition.".... Show More Summary
Bobby Ojeda will not return to SportsNet New York’s Mets pre and postgame studio.
A Long Way DownWritten by: Nick HornbyPaperback: 333 pagesPublisher: Riverhead BooksLanguage: EnglishJune 2005Genre: Fiction In his eagerly awaited fourth novel, New York Times-bestselling author Nick Hornby mines the hearts and psyches of four lost souls who connect just when they've reached the end of the line. Show More Summary
Kellan Lutz attended the Botkier New York Gifting Suite.… READ ON
HSN, Inc. Retains Flatiron Communications, LLC as its Corporate Communications Agency of Record Interactive Multichannel Retailer Taps NYC-Based PR/Media Consultancy for Strategic Counsel, Corporate and Media Relations NEW YORK, January 29 – Interactive multichannel retailer HSN, Inc. Show More Summary
Late in 2014, I invited IOS app developers to submit information for a lightweight list for people seeking professional help. Thanks to Jessica and the generous folks at New York Tech Meetup, it's free and ready for you to use...
The New York Times Style section published a story this week on This.cm, the Atlantic Media funded social platform we wrote about this summer. While there’s no doubt the platform has grown since August, not everyone agreed with the headline. Are people really clamouring for @thisdotcm invites? http://t.co/IV48wKm1IT — Owen Williams (@ow) January 28, 2015...