Cynthia Nixon speaks to a crowd at the Bethesda Healing Center on Tuesday afternoon (March 20) in Brooklyn, N.Y. This is the Emmy-winning actress’ first public event since announcing that she is running for Governor of New York. En route to the event, where she talked about fixing the NYC Subway system, Cynthia got delayed [...]
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Dear Mr. Sulzberger: Congratulations on assuming the reins of this nation’s -- and arguably, the world’s -- most influential publication...
According to The New York Times, “a woman in Tempe, Ariz., has died after being hit by a self-driving car operated by Uber, in what appears to be the first known death of a pedestrian struck by an autonomous vehicle on a public road.” Although the autonomous car had a human safety driver at the […]
Facebook’s latest public controversy may have claimed its first major casualty. According to reporting from The New York Times, the social media giant is poised to part ways with its high-profile chief security officer, Alex Stamos. That story suggests that Stamos created friction within Facebook by pushing for an aggressive approach to exploring and disclosing […]
'Shola Lynch, Elena Rossi-Snook and Sandra Schulberg talk about the black films we don’t know about, why they are important, and how to preserve them. Shola Lynch has worked at the New York Public Library Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture as the Curator of the Moving Image and Recorded Sound Division. Show More Summary
NEW YORK -- Detroit Pistons head coach Stan Van Gundy has been fined $15,000 for public criticism of the officiating, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.
NEW YORK -- New Orleans Pelicans head coach Alvin Gentry has been fined $15,000 for public criticism of the officiating, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.
Pioneer Winter dances to the beat of his own drum. The local performer and activist is a third-generation South Floridian, with roots in New York, who became a choreographer after earning a master's in public health from Florida International University. As a kid, he took dance classes at Miami City Ballet...
Calling all winter brides-to-be! This holiday elopement editorial at the New York Public Library, designed by Bespoke Only, is #goals. It's at once minimalist and festive, exactly what you'd expect of a chic NYC couple, and don't even get us started on the fashion. Two words: Red. Velvet. We'll go ahead and let you discover that […]
Adam Sandler’s Netflix special is going to be a doozy! He has been filming himself performing on stages from Los Angeles to New York City — last night, back at Comic Strip Live in the Upper East Side of Manhattan. But he also took his accompanist and went in partial disguise to perform last night […]
Instead of a traditional public offering, the streaming music service will pursue a direct listing of its shares, which will be traded under the ticker symbol SPOT.
"[The] decision to go public has been expected and in the works for months... As of December 31, Spotify has 159 million monthly active users and 71 million subscribers, as in those who pay to use the service. In its F-1 filing, Spotify notes that it expects these numbers are 'nearly double the scale […]
Tessa Davies: “While policymakers and the public were focused on Iraq and Syria, looted masterpieces were flooding New York from war zones further east.” Obviously problems with attention span.
A court in Alabama unsealed the will of Harper Lee, and the result raises questions about the fate of the estate of the author of “To Kill A Mockingbird.” The New York Times sued to have the document made public. Generally a will would have been part of the public record. Lee's will had been sealed...
New York health officials are warning the public about a possible exposure to measles after an infected Australian tourist visited parts of the state.
Boston was ranked the third-best city for public transit in a recent report published by Redfin, a Massachusetts-based real-estate company. New York City and San Francisco placed first and second in the report, respectively.
Topic: Books In honor of the 200th anniversary of Frankenstein’s publication, the British publisher SP Books is releasing a facsimile of Shelley’s original manuscript. According to Roslyn Sulcas of the New York Times, the limited run...Show More Summary
Measles has just visited the Big Apple, and public health officials are warning the city's small unvaccinated population to be on guard. More »
The official in charge of New York state’s $209 billion public pension fund has sued Wynn Resorts in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations against former company CEO Steve... To view the full story, click the title link.