Manhattan circa 1906. "Times Building." The recently completed New York Times newspaper headquarters, now encased in electronic signage and venue of the News Year's "ball drop," gave the former Longacre Square its current name. Photoprint by Irving Underhill. View full size.
Several types of advanced Russian military equipment, from collimator sights for use with the Ratnik personal combat uniform to high-flying Su-35S fighter jets, will reportedly be shown off for the first time during the May 9 Victory Day Parade in central Moscow.
Now that the pesky Dallas Mavericks and Memphis Grizzlies are out of the way, it’s time for two of the NBA’s biggest kahunas to square off in Round 2. Things got chippy, but the Oklahoma City Thunder were never in danger against the rickety Mavs in Round 1. Show More Summary
A new video, developed by simple.xyz, has emerged online, highlighting French artist JR’s New York City leg of the “INSIDE OUT” global art project. In April 2013, a photobooth truck was installed in Times Square, the site of the world’s first-ever photo booth almost 100 years ago, catching the attention of curious onlookers. Over the course […]
Phish have covered Prince many times during the past three decades, playing "1999" while ringing in that same year at Madison Square Garden, plus dozens of versions of "Purple Rain." Discussing what Prince meant to him, frontman Trey Anastasio recalls the night of November 11th, 1996, when Prince invited the guitarist and...
Pin it I always love a good tiny house story, but all the articles about people living in tiny houses, whether it's a single person or a couple or a young family, are only a snapshot of a particular time in their lives. What happensShow More Summary
Although the Mythbusters final season is over, it lives on as the show that tested absolutely ridiculous premises and followed through with an actual budget and an entertainment value that was second to none. One of the more notablyShow More Summary
Like this entry? Favorite it below! Name: Bryer Location: South Pasadena, CA Square Feet: 494 Division: Tiny What I Love About My Small Home: We miss it every time we leave. READ MORE »
For most of the last half-century, American cities have been defined by the decisions of a select and siloed few who have created their own agendas and imposed those ideas on the public. Los Angeles is no exception. And nowhere are its top-down planning failures more evident than in the most recent...
To those of you out there who have been holding your breath since 1993 waiting for a western release of Romancing SaGa 2, it’s time to exhale. After 23 years, Square’s finally bringing it here. Read more...
Making a mural worthy of Prince takes time, precision and paper stencils. [ more › ]
A Times Square Minnie Mouse was arrested Wednesday for haranguing a tourist family for a larger tip, police said. Reyna Perez, 32, posed for a quick pic with an out-of-towner and her two daughters at West 46th Street and Broadway at about 5 p.m., and balked at the tip offered. Even after the mom twice...
A Times Square Minnie Mouse became the latest costumed character to face arrest after she harangued a tourist and her two daughters for $20.
U.S. first lady Michelle Obama launched a 100-days from the Rio Olympics street party on Wednesday featuring more than 75 Olympians in an interactive carnival on two blocks of teeming Times Square.
Contributed by Jennifer Pollock of Square. Your closet isn’t the only space that needs some serious spring cleaning. The change of seasons is also an ideal time to update and organize your retail business; now that you’re a few months into the new year, you have a better sense of how things are going and whether […]
Michael Douglas is all smiles as he hits the red carpet at the 2016 Actors Fund Gala held at the Marriott Marquis Times Square on Monday (April 25) in New York City. The 71-year-old actor was joined by Sutton Foster and her hubby Ted Griffin, Rosie O’Donnell, Gloria Estefan and her hubby Emilio, Alfred Molina [...]
Drop that bag of birdseed! In St. Mark’s square in Venice, it’s illegal to feed the pigeons. (Artushfoto/Dreamstime) Here's your cheat sheet to avoid embarrassment, fines, and even jail time when visiting other countries. From serious...Show More Summary
Donald Trump has another war of words going on, and this time he’s squaring off against actress Lena Dunham, who stars on the HBO series “Girls.” Trump was asked about Dunham during a call-in to Fox News Channel’s “Fox &...
As we mourn music icon Prince, let us take a moment to remember that time he kicked Kim Kardashian off stage. Yes, this really happened and it is, and always will be, incredible. It was 2011, Kim was at Prince’s Madison Square Garden show with BFF Jonathan Cheban and her then-fiance (now ex-husband) Kris Humphries. What a time. […]
URBANA, Ill. - Last summer, the Gulf of Mexico's "dead zone" spanned more than 6,400 square miles, more than three times the size it should have been, according to the Gulf Hypoxia Task Force. Nitrogen runoff from farms along the Mississippi River winds up in the Gulf, feeding algae but depriving other marine life of oxygen when the algae decomposes. Show More Summary