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Occupy Central declares 'era of civil disobedience' after Beijing ruling

3 hours agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

Thousands of protestors gathered at Hong Kong's Tamar Park last night in a rally organized by the pro-democracy group Occupy Central, hours after Beijing denied voters the right to publicly nominate candidates in the 2017 chief executive election. [ more › ]

Memorial to Nazis' disabled victims to open near Berlin's central Tiergarten park,

6 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Benjamin Traub, a sad-eyed German boy born in 1914, was considered a bright child by his parents and called gifted by his teachers. But a schizophrenia diagnosis at the age of 16 put him on a path that would end in a Nazi gas chamber,...Show More Summary

Suspect blames friends for pellet gun shooting spree

The maniac charged with shooting a woman and a man with a pellet gun in Central Park blamed his friends for those attacks and two others over a 10-day span.

Man Charged With Hate Crime For "Anti-White" Central Park Attacks

A man has been arrested and charged with hate crimes for "anti-white" attacks in Central Park last week. Morningside Heights resident Edward Fall, 20, has been charged in two incidents in which he and a group of people allegedly shot pellet guns at white joggers in the park. [ more › ]

Cops question two in pellet-gun shooting of jogger

Cops are questioning two men they believe were involved in the pellet-gun shooting of a jogger in Central Park that’s being investigated as a hate crime.

UCF Skydiver Completely Misses Stadium Before Game vs. Penn State in Ireland

The Penn State Nittany Lions and UCF Knights got the unique opportunity to play at Croke Park in Dublin, Ireland on Saturday, but things didn't get off to a great start for Central Florida. Before the game, both teams had skydivers land on the field. Show More Summary

Pre-game parachutist misses Dublin stadium, lands on train tracks

Central Florida lost a heart-breaker to Penn State, 26-24, on a last-second field goal in the Croke Park Classic. But the Knights should have known the luck of the Irish would not be on their side, as the game in Dublin began with an decidedly ominous sign for them. Organizers had arranged for a pair of parachutists to […]

Penn State vs. UCF: Live Score and Highlights

The first Saturday of college football kicks off overseas, with the Penn State Nittany Lions battling the Central Florida Knights in Dublin, Ireland at the Croke Park Classic. Looking to build on a 7-5 record last season, sophomore quarterback...Show More Summary

UCF Unveils Irish-Themed Helmets for Season Opener in Ireland

Central Florida is doing its best to win over fans in Ireland for its season opener against Penn State. The Knights and the Nittany Lions will square off in the 2014 Croke Park Classic in Dublin this weekend, and to get in the spirit of the game, UCF has made a slight tweak to its helmet. Show More Summary

QUICKLISTING: Corcoran: 830 Park Ave

2 days agoNews : The Newsroom

Upper East Side Duplex Co-op 3 BR, 4 BA | Asking $7,250,000 Central air, WBF, Libray 160 East 93rd Street

Gorgeous Photo of the Milky Way in the Night Sky Over Yellowstone National Park’s Silex Spring

4 days agoOdd : Laughing Squid

This stunning image shows the central band of our Milky Way galaxy in the night sky over Silex Spring in Yellowstone National Park. The hot spring is 10 meters across, and colored by bacteria that thrive in its magma-heated water. The photograph is actually a 16-image panorama taken by astrophotographer Dave Lane. photo via Dave […]

Forecast: Heat & Humidity Return For Labor Day Weekend

The temperature was well on its way to reaching 90 degrees in Central Park yesterday before the sea breeze—which was pretty obvious from the line of clouds on the satellite image—crept north to put the kibosh on the heat in the early afternoon. We had to settle for a high of 89 degrees and a second chance of reaching 90 today. [ more › ]

Unilever Tests Solar-Powered Freezers

Unilever is testing commercially viable solar-powered ice cream freezers in New York’s Central Park. The company, whose brands include Popsicles, Good Humor and Mangum ice cream bars, says when officially rolled out the freezers will be the world’s first. Unilever has already purchased about 1.5 million freezers. The freezers are being manned by vendors in […]

Bombay Bicycle Club: 1963

"A little slow tonight, isn't it?" Sept. 16, 1963. "Essex House, Central Park South, New York City. Bombay bar." Large-format acetate negative by Gottscho-Schleisner. View full size.

Photos: Central Park Looked Way Cooler In 1970s

  Native New Yorker Robert Iulo has shared some of his photos from the 1970s with us, specifically from Sundays at Bethesda Fountain in Central Park. He tells us: [ more › ]

The Six Best "Secret Gardens" Of NYC

That New Yorkers need to escape this maddening city full of machines is undeniable. But where? Brooklyn Botanic Garden, New York Botanical Garden, Central Park Conservatory Garden are often crowded; throngs of people seeking refuge create the very same convergence of humanity that we wish to escape. Show More Summary

August 26: Terror ransom, Meredith VIeira and helicopters

Spring Lake, N.J.: I was sorry to read that a woman walking through Central Park at midnight was hit in the head with a pellet gun, causing serious injury, and then assaulted with racial insults (“Bias probe in Central Park pellet attack,” Aug. 24).

Running Doc offers advice on how cyclists can avoid back pain

Dear Running Doc: They call you "Running Doc". Do you know anything about cycling? I cycle every weekend in Central Park. I am 45 years old and have been doing this for 20 years, and now have developed back pain.

City Trying To Dig Up Social Media Dirt On Couple Whose Baby Was Killed By Falling Branch

In June 2010, a tree branch fell and killed Michael Ricciutti & Karla del Gallo's 6-month-old daughter in the Central Park Zoo as they were having their picture taken. The couple sued the city, the Central Park Conservancy, the zoo's management company, and the tree experts who were supposed to perform tree work in the park. Show More Summary

Woman hit with pellet gun in Central Park: cops

A 36-year-old woman walking through Central Park was shot in the back of the head with a pellet gun in an apparent hate crime, police said Saturday.

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