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NEW YORK (AP) — A national organization promoting Sept. 11 as a day of public service and remembrance is asking presidential candidates to stop campaigning and running political ads on the 15th anniversary of the terror attacks. TheShow More Summary
Inspired by a trip to the children’s room of the New York Public Library, the filmmaker sought to preserve the books’ lush illustrations when animating them.
Just about anyone who's worked in midtown Manhattan or visited the impressive New York Public Library on 5th Ave has spent break or rest time at Bryant Park, which sits adjacent to the library... To view the full story, click the title link.
On July 26, New York Public Library (NYPL) launched the first permanent public library location at Rikers Island, East Elmhurst, NY, New York City’s main jail complex and one of the world’s largest correctional institutions. NYPL’s Correctional...Show More Summary
New York Giants owner John Mara made his first public comments today on the domestic violence allegations against kicker Josh Brown that led to his one-game suspension.Speaking to reporters during team practice, Mara said the team was “certainly aware of the arrest” when Brown was re-signed in 2015, per the New York Daily News. Show More Summary
In an interview with People, LuAnn de Lesseps of Real Housewives of New York has publicly forgiven her fiancé Tom D’Agostino (not of the grocery D’Agostinos) for making out with another woman at the bar of the Regency Hotel on the night before their engagement party. Aw! True love (for attention) really does conquer all! Read more...
Between his capture by the CIA in Pakistan in 2002 and his appearance at a US government hearing Tuesday, Abu Zubaydah lost his left eye. How remains unclear (Dexter Filkins dedicates an entire piece to the question at the New Yorker ), but other details of what happened to him...
The WGA East and West have reached an agreement with public television stations WGBH Boston and WNET New York on terms for a new three-year contract covering writers employed on such shows such as Frontline, Nova, American Experience...Show More Summary
A strength and conditioning coach for the University of Iowa football team makes more than any public employee in the state of New York.
For Glamour, by Lauren Chan. We’re two minutes into pedicures at Tenoverten in New York City when my guest Kilee Hughes looks at her feet and says, “I come from a line of giants.” I was treating Hughes, founder of her own public relations...Show More Summary
Exploring new ideas is the key to boosting innovation. John Balow, Curator for Business, History and Social Sciences at The New York Public Library shared his top three picks for getting the creative juices flowing.
Mayor de Blasio is on vacation again, which is good for the groundhogs that have been slowly trying to take over City Hall, but not so good for his public image. "De Blasio would rather be on vacation than deal with New York!" one Post headline screams. Show More Summary
If you give Eric André a microphone, he's going to say some expletives. The host of Adult Swim's The Eric André Show toured midtown Manhattan with us recently, critiquing New York City's public artwork. André may not be formally trained in art, but his criticism certainly is... colorful. ... More »
"See now, buy now" is in full effect, people. And on Friday, Sept. 9, Tommy Hilfiger will apply the buzzy industry practice towards his own show at New York Fashion Week. The designer, known for his elaborate runway sets, will take over Pier 16 at South Street Seaport and transform it... Continue reading
(Reuters) - China's Anbang Insurance Group Co, which owns New York's Waldorf Astoria hotel, has approached banks about a planned Hong Kong initial public offering next year, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday, citing sources. Anbang has asked investment banks to submit proposals by the end of this week, Bloomberg reported. Show More Summary
About 15 high schools in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, New York and California now boast their own formalized Homeland Security programs. The following is an excerpt from the new book A Curriculum of Fear by Nicole Nguyen (Minnesota...Show More Summary
A major report broke in the New York Post on Sunday that laid out top Hillary Clinton Aide Huma Abedin’s past where she worked for a radical Muslim journal. “For a decade [Abedin] edited a radical Muslim publication that opposed women’s rights and blamed the US for 9/11,” wrote the Post’s Paul Sperry. Show More Summary
The Garment District Alliance unveiled a window exhibit by New York City-based artist Geoffrey Stein, which is the latest in its ongoing series of public art installations. The display showcases five acrylic paintings, titled E.F., NYC Watertower, Foggy Empire State Building, Night Shadows and Night Traffic. Show More Summary
A research team at New York University (NYU) and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) collaborated on merging the domains of heath policy with network science and dynamical systems to help understand the mechanisms of policy diffusion in the same way we understand the diffusion of one substance into another. Their findings are discussed in Chaos.