You can download Adam Christopher's Empire State for 4.89$ here.Here's the blurb:THE EMPIRE STATE IS THE OTHER NEW YORK. A parallel-universe, Prohibition-era world of mooks and shamuses that is the twisted magic mirror to our bustling...Show More Summary
Strong words in Parliament Buildings. But not from the Assembly chamber or a committee room. I stand before you today as a woman unfree, in spite of the location of my birth here in the European Union, a colony of the British empire, the island of Ireland, Eire. This is because I do not have […]
Appearing on state-owned Russia Today, failed three time GOP presidential candidate and former Congressman Ron Paul accused the United States of seeking to profit from the crisis in Ukraine as a way to assist American 'empire building' and to promote the interests ‘global bankers’. Show More Summary
The Empire State can be a great place, Hizzo, but not if you’re the standard for success.
Here is my latest in Vegas Seven, about two Caesars transactions that, I think, augur the future: It’s no secret that both online and social gaming are growing; millions of people play “for free” each day, and at least 10 states—including California and Texas—are mulling the legalization of straight-up online gambling. The two transactions show […]
Shoppers purchasing New York apples in March are helping fund cancer research.
Remember mathematics — the brainchild of Babylon? The star of many of mankind's most AMAZEBALLZ endeavors, like the Empire State Building and balancing your checkbook? Sure you do! Well, she's back and this time she's helping us fly for cheap!!! The folks over at Cheapair.com are using math to try and make the world better! They just [...]
I'm delighted to post this today from Emily Conroy-Krutz, who teaches at Michigan State University and is part of the Religion and Empire group led by Sylvester Johnson and Tracy Leavelle. She reviews Erskine Clarke's By The Rivers of Water, which I put on my top American religion books of 2013 list, and Lincoln Mullen has reviewed here before. Show More Summary
Some of New York's must-see sites are permanent: Lady Liberty, the Empire State Building, Central Park, the Metropolitan Museum and other popular sites are always here. But exhibitions come and go. These are some shows that will close within weeks. Show More Summary
Construction work on several major passenger rail projects should get under way this spring, two Department of Transportation officials told members of the Empire State Passengers Association at its annual meeting Saturday.
The state is moving forward with a plan to expand Pennsylvania Station into the 1912 Farley post office building, a proposal that has had a number of botched starts over the years. The Empire State... To view the full story, click the title link.
Eight years before the Civil War nearly tore the United States in two, the imperial armies of Russia, Great Britain, France, and he Ottoman Empire met on the battlefields of the Crimean peninsula for what would become the first truly...Show More Summary
Sir Patrick Stewart and Sir Ian McKellen have a bromance for the ages. They've been gallivanting around NYC together for a while now, hanging at the Empire State Building and at Knicks games, making sci-fi/fantasy fans the world over shriek with AU crossover joy. Last night, we were treated to the Sirs' adorableness on Late Night with Seth Meyers.
Some of the Federal Reserve’s districts compile and release monthly economic reports for their regions. In the last week or two, those reports were that the Fed’s Empire State (NY) Mfg Index plunged from 12.5 in January to 4.5 in February.
Empire State Realty Trust Inc. (ESRT) Q4 2013 Earnings Conference Call February 28, 2014 10:00 AM ET Executives Brad Collins – ICR Anthony Malkin – Chairman, CEO and President Thomas Durels – EVP, Chief of Property Operations and Leasing...Show More Summary
A provision of a plan to take properties including New York's Empire State Building public, which allowed the owners of the skyscraper to buy out investors who didn't vote for the deal, was upheld by... To view the full story, click the title link.
This Thursday, Fox Brothers is hosting the Heritage Hog Dinner. They will host guest chef Nick Melvin. Melvin has worked at Atlanta restaurants, Parish, Empire State South and Rosebud. Nick has recently opened a pickle company, Doux South. I’ve had them at Common Quarter and they are delicious. Paying Homage to Cochon de Lait & […]
Photographer Allen Henson created a bit of a stir last year with his 'boobs-about-town' project—he's had photoshoots at restaurants, with policemen, on rooftop bars, and at the top of the Empire State Building. That last stunt led to him being sued for $1.1 million by the ESB. Show More Summary
Residents of the Empire State, please check your emergency survival kits. Bridges are burning in the Big Apple as we speak, thanks to the brother of reportedly departing New York Knicks forward Metta World Peace. According to ESPN New...Show More Summary
In 1931, construction workers added the final nail to the Empire State Building in New York. At 1,250 feet high, it was the tallest building in the world, and remained so until the 110-story north tower of the World Trade Center finalized...Show More Summary