It's witnessed the collapse of an empire, the horrendous massacre of its people and the birth of an entirely new state. And it keeps on printing. The newspaper "Jamanak" ("The Times" in Armenian) is the oldest continuously-running newspaper in Turkey and oldest anywhere in the Armenian language. Show More Summary
The slow start of Governor Andrew Cuomo's Start-Up NY speak to broader failures in the state's economic development corporation.
So much for background checks. Two-time convicted rapist Rodney Stover spent the week leading up to the alleged bar-bathroom sex attack surrounded by children while working at a popular Empire...
Craig Richards, chef at St. Cecilia, and Kellie Thorn, bar manager at Empire State South, on hiring top talent
A new early bear hunting season in the Catskills and western Hudson Valley may have translated to record bear harvests in southern New York. According to the New York Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC), Empire State hunters bagged 1,628 bl...
The MBA reports that mortgage applications fell -2.3% last week, with purchases down 3.0% and refis down -2.0%. The Empire State manufacturing index fell into negative territory at -1.19 in April, compared to 6.90 in March. The Fed reports that industrial production fell -0.6% in March, while capacity utilization in the nation’s factories fell -0.5% […]
Bad news in economic reports continues amidst occasional and one-time positive reports. The Bloomberg Empire State Manufacturing consensus was not only overoptimistic. The Empire State index points to month-to-month contraction for April, at minus 1.19 for only the second negative reading in the last 23 months. Show More Summary
A book release, an upcoming movie, a lighting ceremony at the Empire State Building and the usual questions about Harry Potter: It's been an unusually busy month for J.K. Rowling.
The Empire State Manufacturing Survey contracted in April, ending three straight months of expansion in the district. The composite indexRead the Rest...
The April report on manufacturing activity in the New york region is set for release at 8:30 am ET. Expectations are for the New York Fed's Empire State manufacturing reading to come in at 7.17, up slightly from March's reading of 6.9. We'll be back with the live numbers when they hit. Show More Summary
Wednesday:• At 7:00 AM ET, the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) will release the results for the mortgage purchase applications index.• At 8:30 AM, NY Fed Empire State Manufacturing Survey for April. The consensus is for a readingShow More Summary
Empire State Development, New York State’s “$50 million to $75 million annual economic development marketing program” has launched a review, Adweek reports. Empire State Development launched the first phase of the review with a request...Show More Summary
Agencies are getting another shot at Empire State Development's $50 million to $75 million annual economic development marketing program. In the first phase of the mandated search, the New York state agency has issued a request for qualifications...Show More Summary
Governor Andrew Cuomo was all too proud to unveil his StartUp NY program in the Empire State. They called it a 'game changer.' The ingenious...
The popular co-star of Fox’s runaway hit series proved her formidable comedy (and singing) chops even when the material fell short — as it did more often than not — in her freshman appearance hosting SNL on a night that featured a couple of terrific guest cameos and a robust appearance by Mumfords & Sons. Show More Summary
China's Three Kingdoms era only lasted 60 years (CE 220-280), but it was one of the bloodiest in the country's history. Following the fall of the Han Dynasty, three states warred against each other for control of the region. The time...Show More Summary
Researchers at the University of Colorado at Boulder and California State University at Northridge in May reviewed a decade of empirical evidence about cops and implicit bias. They found police officers seem to possess implicit bias that might make them … Continue reading ? The post Racial bias in the decision to shoot appeared first on Chris Blattman.
The key economic reports this week are March Retail sales on Tuesday, and March Housing Starts on Thursday.For manufacturing, the March Industrial Production and Capacity Utilization report, and the April NY Fed (Empire State), and Philly Fed surveys, will be released this week. Show More Summary
The Bluth family is coming back again for 17 more episodes. These amazing photographs from the construction of the Empire State Building prove my theory that every man that lived in the 1920s was way tougher than me. Slather on these...Show More Summary
With Louie returning for a 5th season tomorrow night, let's look back on some of the best New York City moments the show has given us so far. These aren't all pretty, awe-inspiring Top O' The Empire State Building type moments—Louis C.K. Show More Summary