The Damascus-led army and Russian aerial forces are apparently close to freeing Syria's largest city of Aleppo, raising hopes that Raqqa, the unofficial capital of Daesh's crumbling Islamic state, could be next.
Mayor de Blasio greeted the volunteers as they gathered in Public School 116 in Kips Bay before canvassing.
Randal O'Toole New York is far denser than any other large American city, with an average of 27,000 people per square mile compared with 2,500 to 4,000 for most American cities. Although the city is criss-crossed by an extensive subway...Show More Summary
Fans are gearing up for a fantastic week of Premier League action as the top four clubs in the standings go head-to-head in Week 26 of the 2015-16 campaign. Arsenal play host to leaders Leicester City on Sunday, while Tottenham Hotspur...Show More Summary
Fresh from a 3-1 defeat of Manchester City on Saturday, Leicester City will look to extend their lead at the Premier League summit in Week 26 when they travel to the Emirates Stadium to face Arsenal. The Foxes come into Week 26 fiveShow More Summary
Unfortunately, this isn't going to be the only innocent this year : A young woman killed by a stray bullet in the Heart of Chicago neighborhood is one of the city's latest victims of gun violence.Aaren O'Connor had recently moved from California here to Chicago for a new job and to be with her long-distance boyfriend. Show More Summary
It may still be in its infancy, but startups say city has the components for a digital sector to rival London’s Tech City – though finance can be tricky Inside the offices that nestle within the old warehouse buildings of Liverpool’s...Show More Summary
On Sunday, former President Bill Clinton showed Bernie Sanders what happens when the big dog gets off the porch. With Hillary Clinton in Flint, Michigan, to meet with the mayor about the city’s water crisis, the former president had the state to himself, and he gave the Vermont senator a piece of his mind. Show More Summary
Though really, do you want to get murdered in Gotham?
A nonprofit that helps neighborhoods around the city better advocate for their parks might sound like an exercise in feel-good diplomacy, but the City Parks Foundation’s Catalyst Program... To view the full story, click the title li...
Kevin Durant scored 25 of his 32 points in the second half and Oklahoma City pulled away in the final four minutes to hand the Phoenix Suns their eighth consecutive loss, 122-106 on Monday night.
Chaayos has been marketing itself very aggressively these days with more and more outlets opening in major cities across India. Chaayos is a cafe chain that specializes in tea, but sells other food items like sandwiches, coffee and shakes. Show More Summary
Looking at the World Around You: Contemporary Works from Qatar Museums is the title of the exhibition that will be held from 9 February to 19 June 2016 at the Santander Art Gallery in Financial City (Boadilla del Monte, Madrid), offered...Show More Summary
Amy Schumer looks comfy as she heads to the set of her show Inside Amy Schumer on Friday afternoon (February 5) in New York City. The 34-year-old actress was also joined by her adorable boyfriend Ben Hanisch! PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Amy Schumer Later that week, Amy continued her streak of celebrity [...]
Von Miller arrived at the media center by police escort Monday morning, moving briskly through the city streets on his way to the Super Bowl 50 most-valuable-player news conference. His path to the quarterback the night before was even quicker. The Denver linebacker had 21/2 sacks of Carolina Panthers...
Peppertap, the hot shot hyperlocal delivery app which promised to become a strong competitor to Grofers and Big Basket has finally lost patience. In a major move, they have decided to exit strong markets such as Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai along with Ahmedabad, Jaipur and Chandigarh with immediate effect. Show More Summary
As many as 35,000 Syrians have fled the city after a government offensive in recent days
Image via Jimmy Baikovicius / Creative Commons Los Angeles has made a very public effort to address the issue of homelessness in the city—in response to the growing problem of people having to live on the streets, the city...
Whitney is a folk outfit from my great city of Chicago. Folk outfit is a broad spectrum to which they barely fit in. The band is led my drummer/vocalist Julien Ehrlich (ex-Unknown Mortal Orchestra) an guitarist, Max Kakacek (ex-Smith Westerns). Ehrlich sings in a falsetto, that for me at least, takes a little getting used [...]
Those who grew up in America in the 1980s and ‘90s know the mall and its food court as their hangout, the place young people met and socialized. But the food court’s roots go back much further, to city department store shopping. Postwar...Show More Summary