An African-American manager endured extensive discrimination at the Waldorf Astoria hotel before being fired for her race, a lawsuit claims.
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.
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
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...
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!!”
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
From its caviar-filled eggs to its chocolate cake with sesame ganache, the upscale Chinese restaurant in the Waldorf Astoria offers sophisticated surprises.
Our readers gave the Chicago hotel top marks in this year's Readers' Choice Awards. Here's what it takes to be the best.
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
The wedding guest whose gun accidentally discharged at the Waldorf Astoria will be on the hook for most of the damages, a judge ruled.
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...
The Waldorf Astoria is among the hotels committed to reducing CO2 emissions by 30 percent.
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.
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
Two wedding crushers were arrested for an incident in which a gun accidentally discharged during a reception at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel.
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
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 […]
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
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 [...]
The Waldorf Astoria in New York; image by Marco Rubino/ Shutterstock.com.] 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...