On East 59th Street between 5th Avenue and Madison is a nondescript, grey and slightly dour looking building. Nine stories high and alleviated only with a relaxed and charming Italian wine bar occupying half of the ground floor, the building is as anonymous as it is unassuming. Show More Summary
Nine months ago, the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce took up a quest to free the borough's businesses of the rent tax they pay the city. Businesses have stewed about this obscure tax for years, but... To view the full story, click the title link.
In a story that honestly sounds like a sick joke, we have a Kenyan lawyer who has been pining for Malia Obama since the 2008 election when she was only nine years old (hence, the sick part) and wants to make her his wife. In exchange, he is offering President Obama and the First Lady a dowry of several farm animals. Show More Summary
As Lynne Peeples' article in the Huffington Post shows, the tragic story of leaded paint is not over. In this latest installment, the good guys are nine organizations with shares in PPG Industries that are trying to do the right thing: put an end to the company's manufacturing and sale of leaded paints. Show More Summary
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By now, you probably all know the story: Edgar Wright (Shaun of the Dead) and Marvel teamed up some nine years ago - before Iron Man - to develop an Ant-Man movie. And although it took him a while (he made Hot Fuzz, Scott Pilgrim vs. The World, and At [...]
Book Review: Dead Mountain: The Untold True Story Of The Dyatlov Pass Incident by Donnie Eichar In February of 1959, in the midst of the Cold War, a group of nine Russian university students, led by Igor Dyatlov, traveled deep into the Northern Ural Mountains to climb Otorten Mountain. They were never seen alive again. […]
By Tom Engelhardt, TomDispatch With an emphasis on the U.S. national security state and its follies, here are my top nine American repeat headlines, each a surefire news story guaranteed to appear sometime, possibly many times, between June 2015 and the unknown future.
Steve Boggs, editor of the 30,000-circulation Waco Tribune-Herald, is overseeing coverage of a huge local story: the biker gangs shootout that left nine dead and at least 18 injured on Sunday. But he’s doing it in an initial vacuum of...Show More Summary
[WARNING: The following story contains spoilers about Friday's season finale of The Amazing Race. Read at your own risk.] After hitting nine countries over 35,000 miles, three blind date teams -- Jenny and Jelani, Hayley and Blair, and...Show More Summary
Two men are accused of stealing nine houses and renting them out or selling them. Brooklyn District Attorney Kenneth Thompson says Danny Noble and Romelo Grey filed false documents to obtain... To view the full story, click the title link.
Stories from publishers like the New York Times and National Geographic now appear directly on Facebook's news feed. Nine media companies announced the deal Wednesday, bringing some of their content to the world's largest online social network. Gabriel Sherman, the national affairs editor at New York Magazine, joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the impact of the deal.
Good morning. Here are nine media stories. The New York Times, BuzzFeed, National Geographic among partners Social networking giant Facebook on Wednesday morning went through with a much-anticipated plan to give a select group of news organizations the chance to publish their articles within Facebook. Show More Summary
Facebook Inc tied up with nine news publishers to launch “Instant Articles” that will let them publish articles directly to the social network’s mobile news feeds. Instant Articles will let stories load more than 10 times faster than standard mobile web articles and will include...
(Reuters) - Facebook Inc tied up with nine news publishers to launch "Instant Articles" that will let them publish articles directly to the social network's mobile news feeds. Instant Articles will let stories load more than 10 times...Show More Summary
Good morning. Here are nine media stories. The sale is for $4.4 billion Verizon announced Tuesday it will purchase AOL, the owner of news sites including The Huffington Post and TechCrunch. The deal is expected to go through by the end of summer. Show More Summary
The long running and suitably epic manga, Five Star Stories, will receive its first new volume in nine years this June. Starting back in 1986 Five Star Stories was the creation of Mamoru Nagano, an esteemed though somewhat eccentric mecha designer. Set across the Joker Star cluster, the narrative spanned huge [...]
Nine years after this story first aired striped bass still face the same threats. The 1980s fight to bring back the striped bass is considered one of the greatest environmental success stories. But, today the species faces a new and potentially devastating threat: the omega-3 market. Show More Summary
Out of all of the plans out there, this sounds like the worst. If you've been following this story, then you know that Lindsay Lohan still has 125 community service hours to complete (and those nine hours and 45 minutes she claims to have done are still up for debate). Well, there's are big problems now. [ [...]
The code was going to allow nine story buildings, but will still be limited to five.