A man was shot by Huntington Park police Tuesday evening in Maywood, authorities said. Los Angeles County sheriff’s detectives were en route to the site of the shooting at 54th Street and Maywood Avenue, sheriff’s Deputy Jeffrey A. Gordon said. The shooting did not involve sheriff’s deputies,...
photos by Ryan Muir 'Habeas Corpus' / Anderson / Souleyman / Garbus @ Park Ave. Armory 10/2/2015 You can't miss the no-joke political import of Anderson's collaboration with onetime Guantánamo prisoner Mohammed el Gharani. As he is barred from entering...
There used to be a pushcart market from about 102 to 110 streets, Park Avenue to First Avenue. From Park to about Third the neighborhood was Jewish; from there to First, Italian. Note the rubber tires on the trolley. It looks as if two trolleys are passing each other. Show More Summary
Plans to transform a shuttered Sunset school annex into a recreation area called Playland at 43rd Avenue have neighbors divided. The name of the complex was chosen as an homage to Playland-at-the-Beach, an amusement park that stood at Ocean Beach...
1. Contest Description. This contest is sponsored by Budget Travel LLC, the publisher of Budget Travel and BudgetTravel.com, 401 Park Avenue South, New York, NY, 10016 ("Sponsor"). The contest begins on October 2, 2015 at 10 a.m. ET and ends on October 4, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. Show More Summary
Night creatures call And the dead start to walk their masquerade… --Michael Jackson, “Thriller” Charlotte Jane Memorial Park Cemetery 3650 Charles Avenue Miami, Florida The scene is iconic of the early 1980s and plays a bit part in my own childhood: Michael Jackson donned in classic red leather dancing with a host of zombies outside a cemetery. Show More Summary
From Decatur Police… On October 2, 2015 at 2:32 am, Decatur Police responded to a burglary at the Common Ground Real Estate office at 201 West Ponce de Leon Avenue. The complainant reported she was walking in the area approximately fifteen minutes earlier and witnessed four young males throw a rock through the business window, […]
Laurie Anderson installation sets a former prisoner in what looks like Lincoln's chair.
Laurie Anderson has unveiled her massive Park Avenue Armory installation in collaboration with former Guantanamo Bay detainee Mohammad el Gharani — who was imprisoned between ages 14 and 21, and who now appears in a live feed from a studio in West Africa, projected as a human sculpture onto a Lincoln Memorial-like screen four times his size. …Read More
'HABEAS CORPUS' live projects the image of former prisoner Mohammed el Gharani onto a massive sculpture in the Park Avenue Armory.
A man was hospitalized Thursday after a swarm of bees in Costa Mesa stung him 50 to 100 times, according to fire officials. Workers were taking shingles off the roof of a home at Liard Place and Klondike Avenue, near Shiffer Park, when they disturbed a hive at about 8:30 a.m., Deputy Fire Chief...
A man was killed and another man was injured Wednesday in shootings on the Northwest and Far South sides, police said. A 41-year-old man was shot at 2:36 p.m. on the 1500 block of North Harding Avenue in the Humboldt Park neighborhood, said Officer Thomas Sweeney, a Chicago police spokesman. The...
In 2001 Mohammed el Gharani was arrested in Pakistan and shipped to the American prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. He was 14 years old when he was thrown behind bars, and he remained in U.S. custody for eight years until a District Court Judge finally ordered his release. Show More Summary
Walk up Jefferson Avenue, just north of Gravois in the Fox Park Neighborhood, and you may notice something new and exciting at the corner of South Jefferson and Victor Street. Most recently, the building at 2501 Jefferson housed a music club/performance space called "the Warehouse" which closed not too long ago. Show More Summary
The threat of Chinese espionage is changing how the U.S. acts -- in ways big and small. For the first time in decades, the American president isn’t staying at the Waldorf Astoria, the luxury hotel on Park Avenue, during his annual trip to New York for a meeting of the United Nations. Every September, leaders […]
Sandwiched between Park Avenue and Third Avenue, just east of Union Square, is the small stretch of city street known as Irving Place. Extending south from Gramercy Park it was once a fashionable district of artists, actors, and the crème-de-la-crème of Gilded Age high society. Show More Summary
A man was wounded Friday night in a police-involved shooting in the city's Humboldt Park neighborhood. The shooting happened about 9 p.m. in the 900 block of North Central Park Avenue, said Police News Affairs Officer Nicole Trainor, citing preliminary information. A spokesman for the Chicago Fire...
“I’ve been trying to describe an upcoming project called Habeas Corpus, and it’s much harder than I thought. There are just too many angles. ‘Why are you doing this?’ my friends keep asking. Sometimes I no longer know myself.”
When Buick introduced the 2015 Buick Avenir concept at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show, most enthusiasts, including some of us here at Top Speed, began fantasizing about a flagship sedan (the Electra and Park Avenue come to mind) that would finally give the brand a weapon for the luxury market. Show More Summary
I’ve been trying to describe an upcoming project called “Habeas Corpus,” and it’s much harder than I thought. There are just too many angles. “Why are you doing this?” my friends keep asking. Sometimes I no longer know myself.