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A. Lange & Shöne Platinum Tourbillon wristwatch brings $245,000

10 hours agoArts : Artdaily

A rare A. Lange & Söhne Glashütte Ref. 701.005 Platinum Tourbillon "Pour le Mérite" wristwatch sold for $245,000 in Heritage Auctions' Nov. 20 Watches & Fine Timepieces Signature® Auction at the Waldorf Astoria in New York. The $1.6 million auction marked the first time the extremely fine wristwatch, No. Show More Summary

Ryan Reynolds Wears Dolce & Gabbana to Cure Parkinson’s Event

Stepping out to support a great cause, actor Ryan Reynolds was on hand for 'A Funny Thing Happened On The Way to Cure Parkinson's' at The Waldorf Astoria on November 22nd. The post Ryan Reynolds Wears Dolce & Gabbana to Cure Parkinson’s Event appeared first on The Fashionisto.

Ryan Reynolds & Julianne Moore Help Raise Millions of Dollars at a Michael J. Fox Foundation Event

Ryan Reynolds looks handsome in a suit at 2014 A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To Cure Parkinson’s at The Waldorf Astoria on Saturday evening (November 22) in New York City. The 38-year-old actor was joined at the event by Julianne Moore with her husband Bart Freundlich, Mad Men actor John Slattery with his [...]

Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts is Looking for their Next Iconic Dish from Rising JBF Chefs

Recently, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts launched a new global gastronomy-focused program in partnership with world-renowned culinary arts organizations such... via

The Waldorf Astoria Hosts Winter Experiences Around Park City, Utah

The Waldorf Astoria, Park City, is kicking off this year’s ski season with a bevy of winter-themed offerings—the highlight of which is the chance to hone your ice-skating skills with the U.S. Olympic speed skater Patrick Meek. Technically, the private session ($120 per person) is no longer available, but it can be arranged upon special request. Show More Summary

A Berlin love story

2 weeks agoArts : Prospero

THE west side of Berlin is experiencing a cultural revival. The Zoological Garden train station has glittery new neighbours, such as the Waldorf Astoria and the Bikini Berlin shopping centre (or "concept mall", as it styles itself).Show More Summary

Waldorf Astoria is Searching for a New 'Taste'

3 weeks agoTravel / Hotels : HotelChatter

We may have issues today with the "meh" rooms at The Waldorf Astoria New York but the luxury hotel holds an important place in culinary history, thanks to its inventions such as eggs benedict, red velvet cake, Thousand Island dressing and of course, The Waldorf Salad. Show More Summary

Megyn Kelly’s Career Advice: ‘When the Opportunity Comes Along to Grow, Seize It’

Need a boost on hump day? Look no further. We caught up with media power players on Monday night at the annual Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame Awards. Bob Costas and Megyn Kelly hosted the black tie event at the Waldorf Astoria. ABC...Show More Summary

Earn 1,000 MileagePlus Bonus Award Miles Per Night With Conrad and Waldorf Astoria Stays

last monthTravel / Air Travel : The Gate

Through Saturday, December 20, 2014, earn 1,000 United Airlines MileagePlus frequent flier loyalty program miles for every night of your eligible stay at any participating Waldorf Astoria and Conrad hotel or resort properties — up to...Show More Summary

Extra, Extra: Try These Sex Positions IF YOU DARE

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MoneyWatch: GM death claims reach 27; State Department reviewing Waldorf sale

The compensation expert in charge of General Motors' claim review has approved 27 death claims so far. Plus, the State Department is reviewing the sale of the Waldorf Astoria to a Chinese company. Jill Wagner reports on the day's top MoneyWatch headlines.

U.S. officials concerned about spying at Waldorf Astoria after sale to Chinese insurance company

WASHINGTON — The sale of the Waldorf Astoria to a Chinese insurance giant is really bugging the State Department. Grand plans by Beijing-based Anbang Insurance Group “to restore the property to its historic grandeur” has some Washington diplomatic and security insiders wondering if the Chinese will be adding more than a view to kill for.

U.S. examines sale of Waldorf Astoria Hotel

Concerned about potential security risks, the U.S. government is taking a close look at last week's sale of New York's iconic Waldorf Astoria hotel to a Chinese insurance company. U.S. officials said... To view the full story, click the title link.

Chinese Firm Buys the Waldorf Astoria: Is a 'China Panic' Next?

Courtesy Hilton WorldwideWelcome, new owners! When the Waldorf Astoria Hotel opened on New York City's Park Avenue in 1931, President Herbert Hoover called it "an exhibition of courage and confidence to the whole nation." He didn't mean...Show More Summary

AnnaSophia Robb Supports Breast Cancer Research at QVC's 'FFANY Shoes on Sale' Event!

AnnaSophia Robb is a radiant beauty while hitting the pink carpet at QVC’s “FFANY Shoes on Sale” Event held at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel on Wednesday evening (October 8) in New York City. The 20-year-old actress, who is currently enrolled at NYU, took a study break to the attend the event in support of breast [...]

Waldorf Astoria Becomes the Most Expensive Hotel Ever Sold in US as Hilton Sells it for $1.95 Billion

2 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Elite Choice

One of the most iconic if not the most iconic hotel in the world Waldorf Astoria in New York has been sold by Hilton Worldwide to a little known Chinese insurance company the Anbang Insurance Group. The transaction worth $1.95 billion...Show More Summary

Robert De Niro has fun doing Don Rickles shots

The Friars Club honored legendary Robert De Niro Tuesday night at its annual gala, held at the Waldorf Astoria hotel.

Hilton to Sell Waldorf=Astoria Hotel Property in New York to Chinese Company

2 months agoTravel / Air Travel : The Gate

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Incorporated is selling the historic Waldorf=Astoria hotel property in New York to Anbang Insurance Group Company of China for $1.95 billion — or approximately $1.4 million per room... ...but before you rush...Show More Summary

Orlando Bloom & Kit Harington Are Dapper Dudes in Bow Ties!

Orlando Bloom and Kit Harington are two super hot dudes on the red carpet at the Friars Foundation Gala held at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel on Tuesday evening (October 7) in New York City. The event was held to honor Robert De Niro, who was in attendance with his wife Grace Hightower. Other stars at [...]

Why A Small Chinese Insurance Company Is Paying $2 Billion For The Waldorf Astoria

Chinese investment in foreign commercial real estate is booming. Hilton Worldwide Holdings just announced it is selling the iconic Waldorf Astoria hotel in Manhattan to t he Anbang Insurance Group of China for $1.95 billion. As partShow More Summary

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