The Friday night after Thanksgiving is when all the little forests pop up around the city. Most Christmas tree outlets—bodegas, parks, supermarkets, and big-box stores—have a team that comes in to set up wooden display racks, while electricians wire up lights to a generator and a truck drops off Fraser Firs to sell the next day. Read more...
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Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas has been a monster in fantasy football this season, and that is continuing in Week 11 against the Kansas City Chiefs. Through one half of play, Thomas has already racked up 116 yards on four catches. Show More Summary
Citi Bike has had its share of problems, but by and large, the once-frantic screams emitted by frustrated users who found themselves dock-blocked, dry-docked and worse, taunted by glitchy racks, have quieted to an irritated sputter. But just because the steady drum beat of anger has dimmed doesn't mean the problems don't exist. Show More Summary
Well, well. Despite all the odds stacked against it—the angst over the corporate logo, the shrill, semi-nude protestation over the location of the racks, the early technical glitches and the smug assurance of New Yorkers that teetering...Show More Summary
Nestled behind a Citi Bike rack in Union Square is a sidewalk pedestal roughly half the size of a Muni Meter. A black cord carries electricity from it to a Rafiqi's food cart, which formerly relied on a noisy, air-choking generator, as nearly 2,000 about-to-be-jealous street vendors in the city still do. Show More Summary
Camila Alves browses the racks while attending the 2013 INC Holiday Preview on Thursday (October 24) in New York City. The 30-year-old model and fashion designer serves as the brand ambassador for the line. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Camila Alves “Such a doll, Nancy!! It was a pleasure meeting you, and you [...]
The Department of Transportation is free to drown the city in sea of blue bike-shaped metal, and there's nothing you can do about it.; this week, a Manhattan judge awarded the DOT its first lawsuit win over Citi Bike rack placement, ruling that the city was justified in setting up a docking station in SoHo's Petrosino Park. Show More Summary
Residents and guests at Manhattan's prestigious Plaza Hotel are upset with Citi Bike. Earlier this month it launched a lawsuit against the city and Citi Bike, in an effort to dislodge the bright blue and gray bike rack from its Fifth Avenue location. Show More Summary
A judge heard oral arguments in lawsuits against two controversial Citi Bike locations today?one for Soho's Petrosino Square and the other in front of a Greenwich Village co-op. [ more › ]
Anytime you rack up 10 sacks on the opposing team's quarterback, there's a good chance you shut down their entire offense. That's exactly what the Kansas City Chiefs did in their 24-7 victory over the Oakland Raiders on Sunday. Even from the beginning, Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor didn't stand a chance against the NFL's top-rated defense. Show More Summary
The latest instance of Wealthy People Against Citi Bike comes courtesy of the Plaza Hotel, which, five months after the debut of the bike-share program, has decided that the loud blue bikes and plebian gray racks are simply too gauche to be permitted to blemish the Plaza's regal gilded entryway. Show More Summary
EARTH CITY, Mo. -- Like everyone else who plays, follows or coaches the St. Louis Rams, special teams coordinator John Fassel is frustrated with the continued penalties that his group racks up weekly. Fassel's frustration is probably greater than anyone's, given what he sees that others may not. Show More Summary
The Department of Health has shuttered chef Danny Bowien's buzzy New York City restaurant Mission Chinese Food after it failed an inspection Tuesday night. Eater NY reports that the restaurant "racked up 70 violation points." Five of the ten...
You never know what you'll find in our Classifieds section! Each day we bring you a selection of favorites from a major city. Whether it's from a local vendor, or an individual just wanting to sell their stuff, chances are good you'll either find what you're looking for, or discover something you never knew you needed. Show More Summary
Internet radio is not a fun business to be in right now. Unless you’re Apple, in which case you’re stomping through the sector like a kaiju taking a walking tour of a major city. It’s already racked up eleven million unique users, a pace that would make it more popular than Pandora sometime next month.
We've spotted plenty of Citi Bikes in places they shouldn't be—on the subway, at a comedy show, hovering in the sky—but this is the first time we've seen a regular bike wedged into a Citi Bike dock. "Found a regular bike locked into one of the CitiBike racks on 16th and 5th, taking up space," says tipster Christian Arichabala. Show More Summary
James Milner has become an important cog in the well-oiled Manchester City machine since his move from Aston Villa in August 2010. And yet, in spite of racking up more than 100 appearances for the Blues since then, there is a sense that...Show More Summary
US stocks were little-changed in opening trade as investors took pause after the S&P 500 racked up seven straight days of gains. ||| New York City - US stocks were little-changed in opening trade Thursday as investors took pause after the S&P 500 racked up seven straight days of gains. Show More Summary
It’s becoming an age-old question: How do you engage today’s 20-somethings in charitable giving and community engagement? Organizations and nonprofits have racked their brains and literally devised development strategies to...