Earlier this year, we reported that the W train would likely return in November. The MTA also included the W on maps that were set to come out when the Second Avenue subway debuted. And now, a Redditor has spotted the MTA advertising the return of the train. [ more › ]
A naked likeness of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is the latest addition to a private citizen’s personal collection following a Saturday night auction. The statue, which appeared on Hollywood Boulevard in August, was sold for $22,000 by street art auction house Julien’s Auctions. ...
On the eve of the demolition of the Calais "Jungle" camp, French officials on Sunday handed out flyers in several languages notifying migrants of the camp's imminent closure and urging them to abandon their dreams of reaching Britain. Show More Summary
Madeleine Thien’s beautiful, sorrowful novel pieces together the story of musicians’ — and China’s — sufferings during the Cultural Revolution.
After Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said that he would “keep [us] in suspense” as to his intentions to honor the result of the election, the media has been pressing to find out what he really intends to do should he lose on election night. Show More Summary
A Maryland woman hopes to bring awareness after her husband contracted a flesh-eating bacteria — and died four days later.
There are some great deals on both Amazon.com and Amazon.ca today, including one of the best router deals we’ve ever seen (it’s currently out of stock, but we’re all crossing our fingers hoping it comes back). US Deals TP-Link AC750Show More Summary
Most of the credit cards out there give you bonus points or airline miles for things like buying groceries, filling up on gas, or making travel arrangements. And there are a lot of great credit cards available if those are your main spending categories. Show More Summary
The Army Corps of Engineers is clearing out non-native plants Last month, the Army Corps of Engineers began work on a $1.47 million cleanup of a stretch of the LA River traveling from Griffith Park through Elysian Valley. To facilitate this work, LADOT closed off part of the LA River bike path Monday and will keep it closed weekdays from 7:00 a.m. Show More Summary
(Steven Hayward) Donald Trump has come out with his “Contract with the American Voter.” Hmmm, where have we heard this “contract” language before? Do I see the roly-poly profile of the person who’s name rhymes with “flute” lurking in the shadows? Actually this is a good idea for Trump. Show More Summary
The Jets have dug themselves a big hole to start this season, but they took one step in the right direction on Sunday afternoon against the Ravens. The Jets defense shut out the Ravens in the second half and forced a pair of Joe Flacco interceptions that turned into 10 points that turned a 16-14…
Kirk Cousins did it with his feet. Matthew Stafford did it with his arm. Cousins and Stafford had a great quarterback duel in the final minutes of today’s game in Detroit, and it was Stafford who came out on top: Cousins surprised the entire Lions defense with a 19-yard rushing touchdown on a zone-read play…
Most video game manufacturers aren’t too keen on homebrew games, or people trying to get more utility out of a video game system than it was designed to have. While some effort is made to keep people from slapping a modchip on an Xbox...Show More Summary
The title contender suffered a terminal engine failure during Sunday’s race, likely knocking him out of NASCAR’s Chase playoffs. Martin Truex Jr.'s dominating season won't end with a career-first championship. An engine failure Sunday...Show More Summary
Let me make this very, very clear: this was the worst fucking day of my life. It was absolutely wrenching, devastating, and horrid. My husband and I sobbed after we received the news. We wanted those babies more than anything.
His brother rocked the world with his “Omaha” call at the in line of scrimmage and alert listeners during the Sunday morning game between the New York Giants and Los Angeles Rams swore they heard Eli Manning call out something equally arresting. “Trump! Trump!” Alas, the Giants quarterback says he was not calling out the […]
A 12-year-old boy, Mark Dawson, says that his teacher yelled at him and kicked him out of class for not standing for the pledge of allegiance and now his family is contemplating a lawsuit, according to the WFLA. “I don’t believe in standing up for it because there’s more than one religion,” said Dawson. Show More Summary
Martin Truex Jr., winner of two races in this year’s NASCAR Chase for the Sprint Cup and a title favorite, was minding his business at Talladega Superspeedway. That’s what you have to do, because avoiding wrecks is key. But engine issues sent him to the garage, potentially knocking him out of the Chase. Read more...
Demands of political campaign taxing resources, lawmakers say pay caps threaten morale
Fish your Best Actress speech out of the trash, wring out the whiskey, and thank your lucky stars you are not going up against Viola Davis for Best Actress this time around. The Playlist confirms that the Fences star has been submitted to the SAG Awards as Best Supporting Actress, ... More »