Several hundred protesters, carrying dozens of signs in support of Michael Brown, the teenager shot in Ferguson on Aug. 9, gathered in Union Square, Manhattan, on Tuesday evening. The protest seemed to be organized and centralized, though there were a few more vocal protestors on the fringes of the crowd. Show More Summary
Following last night's decision in Ferguson, thousands of protesters marched from Union Square to Times Square and shut down the Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Triborough bridges. The protests were largely nonviolent, however NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton was splashed with red paint as he observed the protest in Times Square. Show More Summary
NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton was splattered with what appears to be fake blood at a protest in Times Square tonight. Hundreds of protesters marched north from Union Square after it was announced that a Missouri grand jury declined to indict police officer Darren Wilson for fatally shooting unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson in August. Show More Summary
You know it's winter in SF when they cram a bunch of adorable adoptable animals in the window at Macy's in Union Square and I go stare at them until I am asked to leave and not return. Let's watch this livestream and pick our favorites and pit them against each other, a la Battle Royale. Happy Holidays! Read more...
Anonymous is promoting protests in New York City and Chicago later today after the St. Louis County Court releases its decision on the Michael Brown case. Union Square in NYC— #DarrenWilson verdict to be made today: http://t.co/chrKA2LNXR NYC, meet at 6pm … Continue reading ?
Last night was the kickoff for the 28th annual San Francisco SPCA/Macy’s Holiday Windows, Adoptable cats and dogs are showcased in Macy’s windows in Union Square. The event was hosted by Grumpy Cat herself. GC photos by The Furrtographer. She wouldn’t comment for the media, but informed sources told C.O. afterwards that Tardar Sauce had […]
In the SF Bay Area? The San Francisco SPCA is once again teaming up with Macy’s for Holiday Windows, the annual event where adoptable cats and dogs are showcased in Macy’s windows in Union Square. This year the Windows will be unveiled by Grumpy Cat, who will be available for photo opportunities! It all starts […]
A woman was hospitalized after she was hit by a car near Union Square this morning. [ more › ]
Welcome to On the Racked, where Racked SF editor Robyn Hagan Cain shares the top fashion, beauty and fitness news of the week. Photo: Driely S. for Racked UNION SQUARE—The Alexander Wang collab hits two of the three Union Square...
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Despite its apparent simplicity, Italy’s No. 1 pasta dish, spaghetti al pomodoro, isn’t so simple. According to native Neapolitans Rosario Procino and chef Pasquale Cozzolino, who run the Union Square pizzeria Ribalta, practically no one in this town knows how to make it. Show More Summary
A track worker suffered severe burns after an electrical explosion at the Union Square subway station early Thursday, sources said.
Because half uncles can now legally marry half nieces, check out today's end-of-day links: Ebola sneezes, Frat Bro teaches other Frat Bros about consent, Taylor Swift cat noises, Union Square DNA, cocaine vagina, and a dachshund learning to swim. Show More Summary
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Check out Jennifer Hudson and other celebs attending the W Hotel’s ‘TURN IT UP FOR CHANGE’ ball.… READ ON
>Amid great fanfare, the statue of Andrew Jackson was dedicated in Lafayette Park on January 8, 1853, the thirty-eighth anniversary of the battle of New Orleans. An elaborate parade preceded the dedication. A distinguished group including General Winfield Scott, Senator Stephen A. Show More Summary
Apple Pay launched earlier this week on iPhone 6 devices as part of the iOS 8.1 update. Three members of the BI Intelligence team tested out Apple Pay at 11 major retailers around Union Square in Manhattan on launch day. We used an iPhone 6 and linked both a Chase and Bank of America credit card to the system. Show More Summary
Keanu Reeves hits the red carpet with his leading lady Bridget Moynahan at the premiere of their new movie John Wick on Monday evening (October 13) at the Regal Union Square Stadium 14 in New York City. Also in attendance were their co-stars Alfie Allen, Willem Dafoe, and John Leguizamo. Make sure to see the [...]
On Friday, October 10, Edward Snowden appeared in New York's Union Square, though few recognized him at first. You couldn't blame passersby for missing him—the nine-and-a-half-foot-tall, 200-pound sculpture of the world's most famous...Show More Summary
This past weekend, a nine-foot statue of Edward Snowden was on display at Union Square Park in New York City as part of the Art in Odd Places festival. The statue got a lot of reaction on social media, but also went unrecognized by many people on the street. The statue was created by a Delaware-based artist, who had an altruistic vision behind his creation: