New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has been having one hell of a rookie season! He's recently found himself in the public eye in a big way after making an INCREDIBLE catch during a Dallas Cowboys-Giants game this past Sunday. Beckham was running, looking at a pass thrown by Eli Manning, soaring high above him, [...]
New York's Public Service Commission (PSC) recently rejected a proposal to build an energy-intensive and polluting desalination plant on the Hudson River, finding there is no near-term need for the facility to meet Rockland County's drinking water demands. Show More Summary
When it comes to Thanksgiving, librarians enjoy pumpkin pie and the Thanksgiving Day Parade as much as the next person. But it should come as no surprise that for the librarians at The New York Public Library, one of the things they're...Show More Summary
William Dudley, the President of the New York Fed, is not a stupid man. He is, however, wholly unfit to be a regulator. He has now admitted that publicly. It is time for him to return to Goldman Sachs so that he can be replaced by someone...Show More Summary
After 6-year-old P.J. Avitto was fatally stabbed in the elevator of a public housing complex in East New York, police had no surveillance footage of Avitto's killer because the city's housing authority had failed to install cameras.Show More Summary
Actors including Viggo Mortensen, Peter Sarsgaard and Kelly Macdonald gathered in New York on Friday, the 10th anniversary of the publication of “Voices of a People’s History of the United States”—a work based on the late historian Howard...Show More Summary
Alexander Huls is a freelance writer whose work has appeared in The New York Times, The Atlantic, Esquire and other publications. This post was originally published on the Shutterstock blog and has been reprinted with permission. It’s...Show More Summary
NEW YORK — Stunned relatives of an unarmed man killed by a rookie police officer in a dark public housing stairwell looked on as the Rev. Al Sharpton and public officials demanded a full investigation Saturday into what law enforcement...Show More Summary
If this were in a less respectable publication, it would be difficult to believe. New York Magazine‘s “Science of Us” column has an interview with a zoophile who likes being with horses. Here is some of what is said, but the whole thing is definitely not for tender eyes. When did you first realize you [...]
WHO among you is surprised at the fact that when a NY Times reporter publicly challenged Al Shaprton after her paper ran the story about his unpaid taxes he TURNED THE TABLES and dropped the names "Obama and De Blasio" as the REAL motivation...Show More Summary
Monday's relocated game at Ford Field will be available free of charge first to season ticket holders, then to the general public. Quick, the NFL is giving out free admission to Monday Night Football! Tickets to the New York Jets-Buffalo...Show More Summary
Here’s a look at the FishbowlNY posts that made the most buzz this week. 1) Anna Wintour Admits KimYe Vogue Cover was Publicity Stunt 2) Turner to Remove TNT, TBS from Dish Lineup 3) T: The New York Times Style Magazine Names First Associate...Show More Summary
A New York City police officer has been placed on administrative duty after he shot and killed an unarmed man in the dark hallway of a Brooklyn public housing development late Thursday night. Law enforcement officials say they believe it was an accident.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York City police officer on routine patrol shot and killed an unarmed man in the dimly lit stairwell of a public housing project in Brooklyn, the New York Times reported on Friday. The uniformed officer and his partner encountered the 28-year-old man while on "vertical patrol" at about 11 p.m. Show More Summary
Steven Hahn reviewed James McPherson’s new book about Jefferson Davis in yesterday’s New York Times. It includes nothing out of the ordinary from a typical academic review in a popular publication until you reach the very end. I found this to be somewhat curious. Yet, there is a larger and more unsettling issue. Treating Davis […]
An unidentified man was fatally shot in the chest by an NYPD officer in the stairwell of a public housing project in East New York last night. The NYPD has not said whether the man was armed. [ more › ]
Due to ongoing blizzard conditions in the upstate New York area, the Week 12 game between the Buffalo Bills and New York Jets on Sunday will not be played in Buffalo. Greg Aiello from the NFL's public relations office passes along the news: The Buffalo region has been pounded with snow this week. Show More Summary
New York City’s transit agency will launch a public education campaign in January to remind (or scold) riders not to take up so much space on crowded subways, BuzzFeed News reports. The effort will target people who fail to remove their backpacks and smoosh other standing passengers, as...
Since its inception, New York City been a place where a seemingly endless array of scams are perpetrated on the unsuspecting public—the "you broke my glasses" routine, the pigeon drop—and some of the most vulnerable marks continue to...Show More Summary
You should. Two powerful words. If they come from your mother or the government, they pack a particular weight. But what if they come from media? Should media be in the “you should” business? WNYC, the flagship of New York Public Radio, now tests the virtue and value of those powerful words. Just Vote Already...