New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's administration filed an eminent domain action against the small coastal city of Margate in Atlantic County whose residents have resisted his plan to construct massive dunes along the shore.
Police in Rapid City, South Dakota arrested a man they say stole a bulldozer and dozed electrical poles, rammed a pickup and damaged a building Sunday. Authorities said 21-year-old Justin Thornley stole a bulldozer from a construction site and demolished a house before ramming other objects. Show More Summary
Pope Francis visited New York City bearing a dramatic and poignant message: The need for a collective response to addressing income inequality and finding compassion for the poor, the needy and the homeless. Eloquently, his Holiness spread that message across New York City. Show More Summary
Every Monday for almost a year now, protesters who belong to the anti-Islam Pegida movement in eastern Germany have been marching in the city of Dresden. Many of them, and members of similar groups elsewhere in Europe, say that Islam is incompatible with Western-style democracy. Some of the movement's members have said their goal is to prevent a cultural […]
Citibank is offering a 100% bonus on transfers from ThankYou Rewards to Hilton HHonors through January 6. The good news is that they're aggressive, they are running two transfer bonuses at the same time. However you shouldn't be tempted by this offer. Show More Summary
Less than half the city's fleet participated, according to reports. [ more › ]
"I don't want a resident of this city who is addicted to heroin in my jail cell. It doesn't help anyone." [ more › ]
The Indian government has demanded that Riyadh, the capital city of Saudi Arabia, order an independent investigation after a Saudi employer allegedly chopped off the arm of their maid for reporting abuse. India wants the employer to be charged with attempted murder. Read more...
Game 2 of the Houston Astros vs Kansas City Royals ALDS 2015 MLB Playoffs series takes place on Friday afternoon and the result of today's game could have huge implications as to who progresses and who will be soon going home.
As Los Angeles moves to require earthquake retrofitting of concrete buildings and "soft story" apartments, the city can look at an earlier seismic safety campaign for inspiration. Los Angeles was one of the first cities in California to require retrofitting of unreinforced brick buildings. Of about...
The service lets passengers find cheap rides from one city to another in 19 countries. But Brazil, not the US, is next on the company's expansion list, CEO Frédéric Mazzella says.
Jared Leto is hard to miss on the streets on Thursday (October 8) of New York City. The 40-year-old actor headed to lunch with friends in NYC’s Soho neighborhood and sported his favorite colorful poncho for the occasion. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Jared Leto Jared‘s graphic cape goes perfectly with his brightly [...]
The inaugural Chicago Architecture Biennial, which opened to the public last weekend with an ambitious collection of gallery installations, performances, talks and tours scattered across the city, does not have an official theme. The artistic directors, Joseph Grima and Sarah Herda, wanted to keep...
Sometimes unintentional patterns emerge in my podcast consumption. As it happens, this week I heard a bunch of interviews with rockin’ women, from Chrissie Hynde to Peaches to Laura Jane Grace. Below are a few things they said that stuck with me. Show More Summary
Copenhagen is a port city on the large island of Zealand in eastern Denmark with water present all around. This post starts from near Langelinie Pier in the north part of Copenhagen, a quay developed in the late 19th century to handle larger ocean going vessels of the time. Show More Summary
Last month, 240,000 students and their teachers returned to the corridors of New York City’s 500 public high schools. Gothamist sat down with teachers at different stages of their careers—some entering service, some with a few years under their belt, and a couple of vets. Show More Summary
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Thabo Sefolosha, a forward for the Atlanta Hawks basketball team, was acquitted on Friday of all charges related to an April confrontation with New York City police outside a nightclub that left him with a broken leg.
Photo via R. City Facebook Statistics only begin to tell the story: the United States has less than five percent of the world’s overall population, yet nearly 25 percent of its prisoners. Among black males born since the late 1970s,Show More Summary
This week over at Anglotees, we’re celebrating the iconic Union Jack with four beautiful designs. First up is a waving union flag on Navy Garments. Second is a tribute to the best cities in the UK. The third design is a beautiful painted Union Jack. Show More Summary