Here's what a typically-busy NYC street looked like last night. Eerie, right? Read more...
Some might view the fact that Kentucky Fried Chicken is offering the Double Down Dog– its follow-up to 2010’s Double Down Sandwich, which spawned many a food eating contest across Wall Street– in limited quantities, for a limited time, and only in the Philippines as a good thing. Show More Summary
"Blizzard '99 - cleaning the streets after New York snowstorm." Photo by Byron. 8x10 inch glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.
The winter storm moving up the East Coast spared New York the brunt of its fury, but not before much of the city ground to a halt. State Assembly Democrats told Sheldon Silver he must step down as... To view the full story, click the title link.
John Legend And Chrissy Teigen Get Freaky For GQ Magazine Via GQ: When protesters of the Eric Garner verdict flooded the city’s streets in December, Teigen and Legend dispatched a fleet of food trucks to feed them Sunday supper.
I agree with the editorial on the South Street Seaport redevelopment by Howard Hughes Corp. It is a "classic New York City development story," with the typical coterie of politicians and NIMBYists,... To view the full story, click the title link.
Leila Heller Gallery announces ?All-American By Ganzeer?, the first solo exhibition in the United States of Ganzeer on view from January 16 ? February 21, 2015 at 568 West 25th Street. ?All-American By Ganzeer? is curated by Dr. Shiva Balaghi, one of the world?s foremost scholars of contemporary art from the Middle East. Show More Summary
North Carolina residents might soon see Google Fiber vans driving down the streets. According to several publications, Mountain View has invited local Charlotte and Raleigh-Durham officials to a super secret "Save the Date" event on Wednesday, Januar...
Pace announces an exhibition of Louise Nevelson?s rarely seen collages. On view from January 24 to February 28, 2015, at 534 West 25th Street, the exhibition will present several works that have never been exhibited publicly. To accompany the exhibition, Pace will publish a catalogue featuring a new essay by Germano Celant. Show More Summary
The town square in Weatherford, Texas, looks rather straightforward in this 1950s photo from the Portal to Texas History, but the modern-day Street View makes it look a little more complicated. Neither the Palace Theater nor Citizens National Bank remain, so we had to circle the square a couple times before determining that the photo […]
April 1941. "Shoeshine, 47th Street, Chicago's main Negro business street." 35mm negative by Edwin Rosskam for the Resettlement Administration. View full size.
Aerial view of 100 Hooper Street via SF Planning On the site of a self-storage and truck rental facility where Potrero Hill meets Mission Bay, a new manufacturing site for local food artisans, brewers, and clothing and jewelry makers could...
Leila Heller Gallery announces ?Emotional Diagrams and Other Micrologies?, Loris Cecchini?s first solo exhibition with the gallery, on view from January 15 ? February 21, 2015 at 568 West 25th Street. Continuing his inquiry into theShow More Summary
Does getting one gun off the street justify that police are three times more likely to stop blacks than whites in Toronto?
Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar realize that their political and religious views are controversial, but they’re by no means willing to back down. Like her parents, Jessa Seewald is outspoken, even when her beliefs cause controversy on Facebook. The other day, the 19 Kids And Counting star participated in a pro-life rally in Arkansas and, of course, […]
Morgan Stanley reported a bigger fourth-quarter profit Tuesday as the investment bank recovered from some huge legal expenses last year. But it suffered from the same trading slowdowns seen at other... To view the full story, click the title link.
For its latest addition to the popular Street View feature in Maps, Google has added the arctic majesty of the aurora borealis–the Northern Lights–as seen from Finland. The distinctive green streaks were captured by a camera positioned on the frozen lake, Pitkäjärvi. These light displays have long been a source of wonder for poets and […]
Keeping Sherlock's identity a mystery.
We all know Google Earth as a great tool to get a feel for a distant location with its satellite and Street View maps. Now imagine Google Earth after a massive dose of epic combined with state-of-the-art technology, and the result is the most brilliant virtual tour ever created. Dubai 360 is the first virtual [...]Show More Summary
Goldman Sachs posted a 10% drop in fourth-quarter earnings Friday as trading activity declined. Wall Street investment bank's fixed income, currency and commodities division saw a 29% revenue slump... To view the full story, click the title link.