The feds are investigating the theft of eight priceless books from the New York Public Library, including one written by Benjamin Franklin.
A year ago around this time, New York magazine switched from a weekly to a bi-weekly print schedule. Today, it is that publication’s turn to report on a similar industry transition. The end of an era! See you online @wwd! #turningthepage...Show More Summary
A Brooklyn, New York, couple has just earned a unique distinction that they would rather not have — or at least, they’d prefer that their awkward honor had not become public knowledge. But perhaps they should talk to their neighbors,...Show More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) -- A Columbia University student sued the school Thursday, saying it failed to protect him against harassment when a female student went public with claims he raped her after school and law enforcement authorities rejected...Show More Summary
The recently restored 1929 Wilshire Boulevard Temple is looking to build a neighboring structure to house special events for its congregation and the public, and they've asked starchitect Rem Koolhaas to do it. The New York Times reports that...
The New York Civil Liberties Union filed a federal class action lawsuit saying that public schools in Utica, New York have been violating state law by denying refugees the opportunity to earn a high school diploma.
This new collection of Ms. Adler’s essays and reportage draws from her writings in The New Yorker, The New York Times and other publications.
NEW YORK (AP) — BET is storming out of its corner with its first-ever rounds of professional boxing. The network, which has traditionally programmed entertainment, music, news and public affairs for the African-American audience,, told...Show More Summary
Co-authored with Lynn Bozof New York, N.Y. -- I first met Lynn Bozof, president of the National Meningitis Association (NMA), three years ago when I wrote for this publication, Meningitis: Give Kids a Shot -- Save a Kid's Life. I was...Show More Summary
Bobby Jindal, wingnut governor of Louisiana, is whining in a very public way. Why? Gays. Where? The New York Times. Jindal has penned an op-ed to let everybody know that, unlike those Republican pussies in Arkansas and Indiana, who caved...Show More Summary
NYT sounding a little defensive: The New York Times’s examination of the Uranium One deal is based on dozens of interviews, as well as a review of public records and securities filings in Canada, Russia and the United States. Some … Continue reading ?
In 1993, a small article announcing Take Our Daughters to Work Day in New York City appeared in Parade Magazine. We created that day when I was the president of the Ms. Foundation for Women. The goal: To help stop the slide in girls'...Show More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Nasdaq OMX Group said on Thursday it set aside $31 million for ongoing litigation arising from the bungled $16 billion initial public offering of Facebook Inc on its U.S. stock exchange in May 2012. The reserve is...Show More Summary
By Julia Edwards and Anjali Athavaley WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - A recent series of widely publicized police shootings of unarmed civilians has heightened interest across the United States in outfitting patrol officers with body cameras. Show More Summary
The team is one of the hottest in baseball, giving supporters cautious hope that it can wrest control of bragging rights in New York City and capture the attention of the broader public from the Yankees.
A New York judge ruled today that the Metropolitan Transit Authority -- a.k.a. NYC's public transit -- must run a pro-Israel group's controversial ads widely considered to be both anti-Islam that could also possibly incite violence against Jewish people?
April 1, 2015 — Reading Tom McCarthy’s Satin Island, it suddenly occurred to me why his 2005 novel Remainder is so good. It’s not the reason Zadie Smith gave in the New York Review of Books, however important that essay has been to winning McCarthy the readership he deserves. Show More Summary
As reported in The New York Times, a FBI spokesperson on April 20, 2015 publicly acknowledged that for decades bureau crime lab hair identification experts gave bogus scientific testimony that adversely affected more than 250 state and federal criminal cases. Show More Summary
December 17, 2012, the New York Jets' penultimate game of the season. On 3rd-and-1 from the Tennessee Titans' 25-yard line, Tim Tebow, lined up in shotgun formation, takes the snap and barrels forward in a most Tebowian way for a two-yard...Show More Summary
It wasn’t so long ago that Bill de Blasio’s job was being public advocate for New York City. Now he travels to Iowa and Nebraska and acts as if his current job — as mayor of the city — isn’t grand enough for him, for his vision or for his ambition.