OCEAN CITY, Maryland —The Republican Party in this mostly blue state wants more than a Republican in the governor’s mansion. Party leaders who gathered here Saturday for their biannual convention say they are trying to harness momentum...Show More Summary
The city is cracking down big time on illegal cab drivers trying to solicit business from oblivious tourists flying in to LaGuardia. [ more › ]
A 62-year-old Des Moines, Washington city councilwoman, former state legislator and King County Superior Court judge is in hot water after cameras caught her slapping the face of a 6-year-old special needs student. According to Seattle’s Fox Q13, Jeanette Burrage — who is now a...
Bicycles became common in Copenhagen at the beginning of the twentieth century. In 1890 there were 2,500 bicycles in the city, just 17 years later that figure had increased to 80,000 and Copenhagen was already considered the top cycling city in Europe. Show More Summary
California is in the fourth year of a devastating drought, with reservoirs running dry and a million farming acres left unplanted, but that doesn’t matter to the city of Bakersfield. Home to 360,000 people, the city sent a letter toShow More Summary
According to Second City Cop, there were quite a few command changes and promotions in the CPD brass announced yesterday. Both Uptown districts and their commanders were affected: In the 19th District (south of Lawrence), Commander Eli Voulgaris was transferred to Commander of the Bureau of Patrol. Show More Summary
The L train shutdown is upon us, forcing Manhattanites and North Brooklynites to remain in their respective boroughs for the next five weekends, or experience longer cross-river commutes via the G, J & M trains and city buses. And though L-Mageddon is still in its early hours, it appears despair has already begun to set in. Behold: [ more › ]
A plan to build a new football stadium in Carson, CA came one step closer to reality this week after the Los Angeles registrar certified that the measure had the signatures needed to qualify for a spot on the ballot. Carson city council...Show More Summary
As ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft continue to grow in popularity, more and more states are considering legislation to regulate them. The goal is to establish statewide standards and bar cities — some of which have stopped Uber and...
The next time you're in Sin City, take a break from the casinos to check out The Mob Museum's "Follow the Money" exhibit. The display opened April 17 and is a permanent part of the downtown Las Vegas museum. It spotlights the work of legendary agents in the Internal Revenue Service's Criminal Investigation Unit. Show More Summary
Whether you live out in the boondocks or in a densely-packed city, there's always something that you'd need to do that would perfectly suit a pickup truck. This week's challenge is to find the best examples of utility, dependability, and brute strength with a bed in the back for under $10,000 on eBay. I'm getting a trucker's tan just thinking about it. Read more...
Post by Kiri Blakeley. A mother and her teenage daughter have gone missing after going into New York City to enjoy some theater. The pair never came back to their Long Island neighborhood after they reportedly went into Manhattan, parked the car in a garage in the theater district, and went to enjoy some Broadway shows. Show More Summary
Books about genealogy and the history of New York City; the photographer Eve Arnold; and the abolitionist Sydney Howard Gay’s contribution to the Underground Railroad.
Southampton manager Ronald Koeman says his side's 2-1 loss against Stoke City is "difficult to understand".
United Flight 4934 – a routine flight from Kansas City to Denver turned out to be a nightmare for all passengers and crew aboard recently. On Friday, Flight 4934, which is a routine morning flight from Kansas City operated by Republic Airlines, was made to land at Colorado Springs due to bad weather. Show More Summary
It appears the re-election of Rahm Emanuel as Chicago Mayor has done nothing to assuage concerns about the city's insolvency. As Emanuel's victory became more assured, credit risk (measured by the spread between Chicago Muni yields and Treasury yields) has soared from 180bps to over 240bps. Show More Summary
Zebras took to the streets of Brussels wreaking havoc in the streets, as police attempt to herd the striped creatures out of the incoming traffic. In the viral video, you see a car stopped as police attempt to corral a group of zebras prancing through the streets of Brussels, Belgium. Show More Summary
While Bellina Alimentari in Ponce City Market is not open to the public yet, the all-in-one Italian eatery, market, wine bar and culinary club extends warm Tuscan hospitality to artist Nick Cave and Flux Projects for a special VIP patron party on Thursday, April 23 at 7 p.m. Show More Summary
Sophia's Rooftop View Over Paris Although no quiz could really accurately predict how I'd feel living in any given city, I still thought it would be fun to see where the all-knowing internet predicts I would be most happy. I was not expecting the word "Arkansas" to be involved... READ MORE »
Photo credit: flickr Summer is almost here and with it, many people are looking to get in better shape. Find out now: How much house can I afford? At SmartAsset, we're all about helping people meet their biggest goals (like retirement and homeownership). Show More Summary