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Waldorf ‘little black girl’ staffer claims bias in firing

yesterdayNews : NY Daily News

An African-American manager endured extensive discrimination at the Waldorf Astoria hotel before being fired for her race, a lawsuit claims.

Bedbugs reported in some of NYC's swankiest hotels

2 days agoNews : NY Daily News

Bedbugs have been reported in some of the city’s swankiest hotels with a list that includes the Waldorf Astoria the Millennium Hilton and the New York Marriott Marquis.

‘It Was Worse Than If Someone Would Have Died’: Bride Devastated After $1 Million Waldorf Astoria Hotel Wedding Reception Cancelled

A bride had her dream wedding at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel ruined after a relative at her nuptials accidentally discharged a pistol in his pocket, injuring four other people and causing the hotel to cancel the couple’s scheduled wedding reception. Show More Summary

Arizona Biltmore's $35-million makeover keeps Frank Lloyd Wright close

If you're going to the Arizona Biltmore in Phoenix anytime soon, expect things to be a little different. The geometric patterns of the Frank Lloyd Wright-style block exterior haven't changed at the Waldorf Astoria resort, which opened in 1929, but its 740 guestrooms and common areas have. This...

A Meet-And-Greet With The Elusive Banksy! Who Could Resist?

3 weeks agoArts : Modern Art Notes

It all started late last year, when a Facebook event surfaced promising that Banksy would show up for a “meet and greet” at the Waldorf Astoria — with the first hundred guests receiving “a free face painting from the scoundrel himself!!”

A fake Banksy held a meet-and-greet, and people actually showed up

Several dozen people showed up at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City over the weekend after a Facebook prank stated that those who showed up would get to meet the famous Banksy there. One person that didn't show up: the real Banksy. The "'Banksy' Meet and Greet" event, initially created in September, was scheduled for Jan. Show More Summary

Restaurant Review: Imagination Worth the Added Price at Midtown’s La Chine

From its caviar-filled eggs to its chocolate cake with sesame ganache, the upscale Chinese restaurant in the Waldorf Astoria offers sophisticated surprises.

Inside the Waldorf Astoria Chicago, the Year's Best U.S. Hotel

Our readers gave the Chicago hotel top marks in this year's Readers' Choice Awards. Here's what it takes to be the best.

Chinese Haute Cuisine Comes to Gotham

4 weeks agoLifestyle / Travel : RobbReport

The famous gilded entrance of the Waldorf Astoria New York has long served as the gateway to one of Manhattan’s most luxurious addresses. With the opening of the hotel’s new restaurant, La Chine, that legendary threshold is now taking...Show More Summary

Wedding guest who fired shot at Waldorf Astoria to pay out

4 weeks agoNews : NY Daily News

The wedding guest whose gun accidentally discharged at the Waldorf Astoria will be on the hook for most of the damages, a judge ruled.

Ken Griffin sells Waldorf Astoria condo for $16 million

Citadel founder Ken Griffin, the billionaire hedge fund manager who is Illinois' richest man, on Dec. 11 sold one of his two full-floor condominium units in the Waldorf Astoria for $16 million. The condo, which encompasses the building's entire 46th floor, is one of two units that Griffin purchased...

Fancy New York hotels commit to going green

The Waldorf Astoria is among the hotels committed to reducing CO2 emissions by 30 percent.

Big-name hotels pledge to go green

More than a dozen of New York City's most famed hotels are pledging to get greener. The Waldorf Astoria New York, the Lotte New York Palace and the Crowne Plaza Times Square are among 16 major... To view the full story, click the title link.

A Cognac and Sherry Cocktail Recipe That’s Stirred and Strong

You’ve had a fortune cookie, now try a fortune cocktail. La Chine is the opulent new Chinese restaurant inside Manhattan's Waldorf Astoria hotel, where dishes hail from all over China. Here, some plates are more traditional than others. Show More Summary

Brothers charged in accidental shooting at Waldorf Astoria

2 months agoNews : NY Daily News

Two wedding crushers were arrested for an incident in which a gun accidentally discharged during a reception at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel.

Roger Staubach Makes Awkward Joke About Concussions, Roger Goodell Laughs

Awkward is definitely the best way to describe Roger Staubach's opening joke at Tuesday's National Football Foundation Annual Awards Dinner at the Waldorf Astoria New York hotel. The retired NFL quarterback mistakenly referred to league commissioner Roger Goodell as Pete Rozelle, who had held office for the duration of Staubach's career. Show More Summary

Roger Goodell Laughs At Roger Staubach’s Joke About Concussions (Video)

2 months agoSports : Total Pro Sports

On Tuesday, at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City, the NFL held it’s annual National Football Foundation Dinner. Among those in attendance to speak to the audience was former NFL quarterback Roger Staubach, who used his time on the mic to crack a few jokes about concussions, much to the delight of current NFL […]

Hey, Here's Roger Goodell Laughing At A Concussion Joke He Approved

2 months agoNews : Huffington Post

Legendary NFL quarterback Roger Staubach got some airtime during the National Football Foundation Dinner at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City on Tuesday -- a real nice affair. Lots of people were there, and ESPN even decided to cover the event.  To lighten the mood, he decided to mix it up with a topical joke. Show More Summary

Grand Hotel China -- China Entering The Global Hotel Asset Market The Big Way

Someone seems to have suddenly opened the floodgates and Chinese capital is now flooding the global hotel investment market Major hotel assets such as the Waldorf Astoria are acquired by a hitherto relatively unknown Chinese insurance company without global recognition to speak of. The year of 2015 has indeed proven [...]

Map: Grand Downtown Hotels Across the County

The Waldorf Astoria in New York; image by Marco Rubino/] New boutique hotels will always have the buzz, but trendy newbies can't replace the splendor of staying downtown at a truly grand hotel. More than just fancy places...

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