On Sunday, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority will start running city buses equipped with bike racks on the front.
If we needed any more proof that Staten Island is turning into the next Williamsburg, the MTA has announced a pilot program that will install bike racks on two bus routes in the Forgotten Borough. The year-long Bike & Ride program rolls...Show More Summary
Tyga’s name became a trending topic on Twitter in the United States on Tuesday night (Aug. 25). Fans assumed that the “Rack City” rapper got himself involved in another sex scandal. A fake tape of Tyga pleasuring another man quickly went viral on the social media site. Show More Summary
Archaeologists in Mexico have made a gruesome discovery: A rack of dozens of skulls the Aztecs may have created as a grim trophy of their conquests. So far, at least 35 skulls have been found at Mexico City’s Templo Mayor Aztec site, but...Show More Summary
Archaeologists from Mexico’s National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH) have unearthed part of a large rack of human skulls in the Templo Mayor complex in Mexico City. The Aztecs would pierce the heads of the sacrificed, string them together on wooden stakes and mount them on a vertical posts. This structure, called a tzompantli, [...]
In Guatemala Street, in the Historical Center in Mexico City, archaeologists have found at two meters deep a rectangular platform with an estimated length of 34 meters in which there existed, in it?s nucleus, a circular element elaborated...Show More Summary
Archeologists have discovered a massive ceremonial skull rack from the heyday of the Aztec empire in the heart of Mexico City, a find that could shed new light on how its rulers projected power by human sacrifice, the team said on Thursday. The skull rack, known as a tzompantli in the Nahuatl...
Here’s how to hitch a ride with a (free!) Amsterdam tour guide.
Ding ding. In some cities, bike racks are as crowded as suburban parking garages. While you can remotely set off a car's horn to easily find its location, it's a little more challenging to I.D. a bike in a sea of similar-looking cycles. The designers at the Amsterdam firm Frolic Studio have tackled the challenge with the app-controlled Pingbell. Read Full Story
An appeals court has turned down The Plaza's bid to get rid of a bicycle-sharing rack from a space across from the landmark hotel's entrance. The state Supreme Court appellate division's First... To view the full story, click the title link.
City Hall is hoping a proposal to dramatically loosen the rules on where developers can build new apartments without parking spots will be a win-win for realtors, businesses and people who use the streets to get around. [ more › ]
Tyga, a rapper best known for his 2011 hit "Rack City," is fighting allegations of an affair with a porn actress. Last week, a gossip site posted images of text messages between the two and nude pictures of Tyga, and as expected, Black Twitter has been all over it. But because the actress in question...
Oh Tyga! The Rack City rapper has a ton of fans, but apparently Chuon Guen Lee isn't one of them! Lee has recently filed a lawsuit against Tyga and his new clothing line partner for $1.6 million plus damages for essentially ripping her off! [ Related: Kylie Jenner & Tyga Out Together For The First Time Since Texting [...]
After months of meetings, listening sessions, screaming sessions and plan reconfigurations, the DOT has announced the locations of 39 new Citi Bike racks on both the Upper West and Upper East sides. [ more › ]
More and more evidence is racking up that Apple will introduce its Force Touch technology — previously seen in the Apple Watch and recent MacBook models — as a chief feature for the upcoming iPhone 6s. According to a new report citing industry sources, … Read more ›
With the Citi Prestige Card and Citi ThankYou® Premier Card both offering increased sign-up bonuses, racking up ThankYou points has never been easier. I applied for both of the cards in the past couple of months, and the first card for which the sign-up bonus posted was the Citi Prestige Card. Show More Summary
What's the rush?! It seems that's Kylie Jenner and her manfriend Tyga were pulled over on Monday while heading to Disneyland. The office clocked the Rack City rapper at going 82 mph on the freeway — which is 17 mph over the speed limit! Whomp, whomp! [ Related: Kylie Jenner Says She Isn't Recording An Album! ] Regardless, Tyga [...]
Originally from the island of Sardinia, freelance travel writer Angela Corrias has traveled the globe, living as an expat and racking up nomad cred. Two years ago, she decided to stop roving and put down roots in Rome. The Eternal City continues to earn its moniker with its "never-fading allure," she says. Show More Summary
J. Crew has reportedly laid off 10 percent of its staff at its New York City headquarters, an insider source told Racked, a fashion industry publication. This news comes just days after J. Crew released disappointing quarterly results. Show More Summary
A new City Council bill would yank the licenses of businesses that rack up thousands of dollars in unpaid fines.