|6 Must-Visit Knoxville-Area Spots, As Told by Country Star Kelsea BalleriniNew York Magazine / 8 min. ago more|
Before country singer-songwriter Kelsea Ballerini was topping charts, she was a Knoxville girl singing her heart out on stage at her local high school.Today, Ballerini may be racking up award nominations, but she hasn’t forgotten her Tennessee roots. On Saturday, October 28, she’ll perform some of her hits as well ... More »
|Find shortest wait for Northwell ER, urgent care using AlexaNewsday.com / 8 min. ago more|
Northwell Health on Tuesday said it has launched a user interface on Amazon Alexa that allows patients to find the shortest wait times and locations of Northwell's emergency rooms and GoHealth Urgent Care centers.
|LIRR: Gibson Boulevard parking lot closed for repairsNewsday.com / 12 min. ago more|
The Gibson Boulevard parking lot for Long Island Rail Road commuters in Valley Stream is being closed for repairs beginning Tuesday, the railroad said.
|The Mindy Project Recap: The True Meaning of FrozenNew York Magazine / 13 min. ago more|
Holy smokes, has our little Mindy really changed as a person? More important: Is this necessarily a good thing? Just to be clear, I’m not talking about Mindy’s daily intake of doughnuts and cheesesteaks, because even if that does herald in her slow “march to diabetes,” it is such a ... More »
|NYPD Van Hits Machete-Wielding Teen in The Bronx After Pursuit, Police SayDNAinfo.com / 20 min. ago more|
The teen was struck at the intersection of Grand Concourse and East 193rd Street, police said.
|The Big Bang Theory Recap: Papa Don’t TeachNew York Magazine / 28 min. ago more|
I wonder if the writers of The Big Bang Theory would have changed a line in this week’s episode if they’d written it a couple of weeks later.While talking to Bernadette about the impending birth of her second child (which Bernie and Howard learn at the beginning of the episode ... More »
|'Bad Moms 2' prompts special screenings at Long Island theatersNewsday.com / 30 min. ago more|
The "Bad Moms" are back -- and so are the screenings where Long Island mothers can watch the movie en masse.
|Luxury Buildings in Williamsburg and LIC Ignore Fair Housing Laws: LawsuitDNAinfo.com / 30 min. ago more|
The Rabsky Group built three buildings that are not accessible to people in wheelchairs, the suit says.
|Cops: Man stole fountains from Island Park nurseryNewsday.com / 33 min. ago more|
An Island Park man was arrested after stealing a garden ornament and fountains from a nursery in the village, Nassau County police said Tuesday.
|Tennis Coach Says Female Player's Sex Harassment Complaint Got Him FiredDNAinfo.com / 48 min. ago more|
Jeffrey Menaker, now a coach in Queens for Berkeley College, was fired by Hofstra in September.
|How To Celebrate National Pasta Day In NY - CBS New YorkGoogle News / 58 min. ago more|
CBS New YorkHow To Celebrate National Pasta Day In NYCBS New YorkPappardelle or Spaghetti). For the latest on all of the Tri-State's events and happenings, follow us on Twitter! Carly Petrone is the founder of Petrone on the Rocks, a lifestyle site about food, drinks, beauty, travel, and more. She lives in New York ...and more »
|This Week in Comcast: Cord-cutting threat growsBizjournals.com / 1 h. 6 min. ago more|
It’s that time of year. As the rest of the country stockpiles candy and tunes into horror movie marathons, corporate America is getting ready to roll out Q3 earnings results — and it’s looking like pay-TV companies are in for a different type of scare. The telecom world was buzzing last week after AT&T, seeking to get ahead of the game, announced it expected to lose 390,000 traditional subscribers while adding 300,000 lower-value customers on its over-the-top DirecTV Now service, for a net…
|Michael Fassbender on The Snowman, Doing a Rom-Com, and Kissing Himself in Alien: CovenantNew York Magazine / 1 h. 8 min. ago more|
Michael Fassbender is multitasking. He’s shaking hello with his right hand and scrubbing off photo shoot makeup with his left. Cleansed, he looks exactly the same: vivid blue eyes, electric copper hair, stubble so bright and bristly it seems impossible it didn’t serrate his makeup wipe.The intensity is expected. Fassbender ... More »
|Italian restaurant Stresa in Manhasset sold to owner of Arturo's in Floral Park Newsday.com / 1 h. 8 min. ago more|
Stresa, a four-star Italian-continental restaurant and a Manhasset landmark since 1992, has been sold.
|Car catches fire outside Farmingville home, officials sayNewsday.com / 1 h. 48 min. ago more|
A car erupted in flames outside a Farmingville home late Monday, but there were no reported injuries and the fire did not spread to nearby houses, police and fire officials said.
|Motorcyclist dies in Glen Cove crash, Nassau police sayNewsday.com / 2 h. 7 min. ago more|
A motorcycle rider was killed when he collided with a Jeep in Glen Cove, police said.
|Long Island weather: Sunny, cool Tuesday ahead of warmer tempsNewsday.com / 2 h. 11 min. ago more|
It will be sunny and cool Tuesday on Long Island, but warmer weather is on the way, forecasters said.
|Donald Trump, California, NBA: Your Tuesday Briefing - New York TimesGoogle News / 2 h. 39 min. ago more|
New York TimesDonald Trump, California, NBA: Your Tuesday BriefingNew York TimesThe city of New York has spent millions on improving bicycle safety, but a recent study that monitored cyclists' brainwaves while biking highlighted the dangers that still exist. By TAYLOR NAKAGAWA, SAMANTHA QUICK and NATHAN GRIFFITHS on Publish ...
|Brookhaven gets $5.8 million grant for emergency plansNewsday.com / 3 h. 7 min. ago more|
Brookhaven officials have been awarded a $5.8 million federal grant to upgrade the town's emergency operations center and purchase communications equipment.
|Hempstead hearing to discuss town budget, mass mailingsNewsday.com / 3 h. 7 min. ago more|
The Hempstead Town Board is to hold public hearings Tuesday on the proposed 2018 budget and legislation that restricts mass mailings, according to the town board's agenda.
|Islip Town board approves affordable housing for LGBT seniorsNewsday.com / 3 h. 8 min. ago more|
Islip Town Board officials have approved plans for an affordable housing complex in Bay Shore aimed at senior citizens who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender and their allies.
|The price of air: Local lawyer looks for fat sums in half-empty bags of treatsCrain's New York Business / 3 h. 8 min. ago more|
Last year Nikita Godsonov bought a $1.99 tube of M&M Minis in a Brooklyn drugstore. Upon opening it, he discovered, to his chagrin, that the package wasn't filled all the way—in fact, about... To view the full story, click the title link.
|Midtown might soon be coal countryCrain's New York Business / 3 h. 8 min. ago more|
Madison Avenue may seem like an unlikely home for a coal company. But in recent months energy executives from as far afield as Wyoming, China, India and Russia have been visiting the Midtown office... To view the full story, click the title link.
|What comes after Amazon?Crain's New York Business / 3 h. 8 min. ago more|
Remember the Bloomberg administration's bid to woo the 2012 Olympics? That failed effort ended up becoming a huge success. Swaths of the city were rezoned to make way for sports stadiums and other... To view the full story, click the title link.
|Luis Severino delivers even more good news for Yankees - New York PostGoogle News / 7 h. 2 min. ago more|
New York PostLuis Severino delivers even more good news for YankeesNew York Post“They did some strength tests on my arm and I am going to throw a bullpen [Tuesday] and I feel fine,'' said Severino, who is the Yankees' Game 6 starter if the ALCS goes that far. Not liking what he saw when watching Severino shake his arm on the mound ...and more »
|Woman robs Dunkin' Donuts in North Patchogue, cops sayNewsday.com / 8 h. 9 min. ago more|
A woman with a knife robbed a North Patchogue Dunkin' Donuts Monday night, Suffolk police said, and detectives are trying to determine if she committed four recent holdups.
|America Ferrera Writes About Being Sexually Assaulted When She Was 9-Years-OldNew York Magazine / 8 h. 15 min. ago more|
Sparked by the actresses coming out to share their stories of sexual-harassment and assault at the hands of producer Harvey Weinstein, women started sharing their experiences of sexual abuse and misconduct on social media with the hashtag #MeToo. The hashtag was suggested by Alyssa Milano to gauge the magnitude of ... More »
|The Evergreens Cemetery draws visitors during Open House New York WeekendNew York News / 9 h. 5 min. ago more|
Here lies Bill "Bojangles" Robinson, beloved tap dancer. And victims of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire.
|Vietnamese Actress Vu Thu Phuong Says Harvey Weinstein Suggested He Teach Her How to Perform Sex Scenes in Hotel RoomNew York Magazine / 9 h. 18 min. ago more|
Another day, another deeply perturbing story about Harvey Weinstein’s seemingly unending history of sexual misconduct. Vietnamese model and former actress Vu Thu Phuong is the latest woman to open up about a distressing encounter with the producer. “I believe that I can’t be silent anymore. It’s time that I liberate ... More »
|The Real Housewives of Dallas Recap: Invasion of the Brandi SnatchersNew York Magazine / 10 h. 7 min. ago more|
Adiós Mexico and howdy Texas! The women are back home, but the vacation drama lingers, like the souvenir My Wife Went to Mexico and All I Got Was This Lousy Dildo T-shirt no doubt stuffed in the back of Brandi’s suitcase as a gift for Bryan.Brandi is upset that Cary ... More »
|Kevin James Explains Erinn Hayes’s Kevin Can Wait Character Death: ‘We Were Literally Just Running Out of Ideas’New York Magazine / 10 h. 47 min. ago more|
Look, Kevin waited as long as he possibly could, but eventually there came a time when Erinn Hayes’s Kevin Can Wait matriarch Donna Grable had to go. In a recent interview with the New York Daily News, Kevin James admits that the death of Hayes’s character, briefly acknowledged in the ... More »
|Harvey Weinstein's Fall Opens the Floodgates in Hollywood - New York TimesGoogle News / 11 h. 2 min. ago more|
New York TimesHarvey Weinstein's Fall Opens the Floodgates in HollywoodNew York TimesBeginning with an article about the allegations against Mr. Weinstein that The New York Times published on Oct. 5, more than 30 accusers have stepped forward with charges of harassment, assault and even rape against the mogul. The police in New York ...NYPD investigating alleged 2004 sex attack by WeinsteinNew York Postall 2,703 news articles »
|The Real Housewives of Orange County Recap: Show Me Your AuraNew York Magazine / 11 h. 7 min. ago more|
Hi there! I’m Molly Fitzpatrick, visiting adjunct assistant teaching assistant at the Real Housewives Institute, filling in for Brian Moylan this week while he’s off fulfilling his diplomatic duties as the U.S. Ambassador to Scary Island. I’m more accustomed to the cloudier, lasagna-ier climes of New Jersey, but I am ... More »
|Theater Review: Burning Doors Is a Fiery Anti-Torture, Anti-Putin ScreamNew York Magazine / 11 h. 8 min. ago more|
Here are some names you might not know: Oleg Sentsov. Petr Pavlensky. Maria Alyokhina. Here’s one you probably do know: Pussy Riot.The world learned that one in 2012, when three members of the balaclava-wearing Russian feminist punk-rock group were sentenced to two years in prison on hooliganism charges following a ... More »
|Screenwriter Scott Rosenberg Recalls His Time with Harvey Weinstein at Miramax: ‘Everyone F—ing Knew’New York Magazine / 11 h. 40 min. ago more|
As the number of public accusations of sexual-harassment, assault and rape lodged against Harvey Weinstein climb, claims that those familiar with the former studio head did not know about his reputation become more and more difficult to believe. In a new Facebook post, screenwriter Scott Rosenberg offers his perspective on ... More »
|'Baseball sucks': Porn star had a bad night at Dodgers game - New York PostGoogle News / 12 h. 19 min. ago more|
New York Post'Baseball sucks': Porn star had a bad night at Dodgers gameNew York PostThe host of Complex's new show “Out of Bounds” also addressed the incident in the premiere episode, claiming she wasn't ejected. “It was fake news. I didn't get kicked out,” she said. Khalifa then said fans heard booing in the video were heckling ...and more »
|NY education chief: Regents exams to get more scrutiny for accuracyNewsday.com / 12 h. 20 min. ago more|
State Regents exams will undergo extra scrutiny following the discovery of three flaws in a recently administered geometry test -- one of them reported by a 16-year-old Long Island student.
|MLB Players Association adds former prosecutorBizjournals.com / 12 h. 22 min. ago more|
The MLB Players Association has hired former assistant U.S. Attorney Jeffrey Perconte as assistant general counsel, one of several changes to the union’s legal department in recent months. Perconte will report to MLBPA General Counsel Ian Penny. Penny was named general counsel in June, replacing Dave Prouty, who is continuing to work with the MLBPA as outside counsel. Before joining the MLBPA in 2010, Penny had worked at the NHL Players’ Association for 10 years, including two years as general…
|Trump Falsely Claims Obama Didn't Contact Families of Fallen Troops - New York TimesGoogle News / 12 h. 35 min. ago more|
New York TimesTrump Falsely Claims Obama Didn't Contact Families of Fallen TroopsNew York TimesCredit Doug Mills/The New York Times. WASHINGTON — President Trump falsely asserted on Monday that his predecessor, Barack Obama, and other presidents did not contact the families of American troops killed in duty, drawing a swift, angry rebuke from ...and more »
|Puerto Rican law school students 'so grateful' to Touro, donors Newsday.com / 12 h. 42 min. ago more|
The visiting Puerto Rican students will spend eight weeks taking four classes specially designed to comply with American Bar Association regulations, to ensure they will earn eight credits toward their law degree.
|P&G reveals it barely won proxy battleBizjournals.com / 12 h. 46 min. ago more|
Procter & Gamble Co. confirmed tonight that activist investor Nelson Peltz lost out on a board seat by less than 1 percent of the vote in the biggest proxy battle ever. Shareholders rejected the candidacy of Peltz by about one-third of 1 percent of the total votes cast, according to a P&G filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The preliminary results were based on estimates by P&G's proxy solicitors, D.F. King & Co. and MacKenzie Partners Inc. The count still must be certified…
|Riz Ahmed In Talks for Netflix’s Hamlet, Talks That Hopefully End With the Phrase ‘Congrats on Being Hamlet, Riz Ahmed’New York Magazine / 12 h. 56 min. ago more|
William Shakespeare once wrote, “There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.” Proving the Bard empirically false once and for all is the news that Riz Ahmed is currently in talks to star in Netflix’s adaptation of Hamlet, a fact that’s empirically good any way you slice ... More »
|Kids, woman hurt as wind sends NY bounce house airborne - New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TVGoogle News / 13 h. 12 min. ago more|
New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TVKids, woman hurt as wind sends NY bounce house airborneNew York's PIX11 / WPIX-TVWHEATFIELD, N.Y. — Authorities say several children and a 76-year-old woman have been treated for injuries sustained when a wind gust sent a bounce house airborne at a western New York event. The inflatable structure was set up at a corn maze in the ...and more »
|Florida declares state of emergency ahead of Richard Spencer speech - New York PostGoogle News / 13 h. 28 min. ago more|
New York PostFlorida declares state of emergency ahead of Richard Spencer speechNew York PostGov. Rick Scott made the move on Monday, issuing an executive order as officials prepared to deal with the fallout from Spencer's speaking engagement. “I find that the threat of a potential emergency is imminent and hereby declare a state of emergency ...State of emergency declared for Florida before white nationalist Richard Spencer's campus speechNew York Daily Newsall 101 news articles »
|US Evacuation Drills in South Korea Heighten Fears of Military Action - New York TimesGoogle News / 13 h. 45 min. ago more|
New York PostUS Evacuation Drills in South Korea Heighten Fears of Military ActionNew York TimesFighter jets on the aircraft carrier Ronald Reagan in Hong Kong this month. The United States and South Korea started a 10-day joint naval exercise on Monday in which the carrier is taking part. Credit Vincent Yu/Associated Press. SEOUL, South Korea ...US and South Korea launch military drills despite renewed threatNew York Postall 686 news articles »
|Chelsea bomber Ahmad Rahimi found guilty of all chargesNew York News / 14 h. 12 min. ago more|
Terror bomber Ahmad Rahimi was found guilty on Monday of detonating a shrapnel-packed explosive device that injured 30 people on a terrifying night in Chelsea. The Manhattan Federal Court jury deliberated for three and a half hours before returning its verdict against the New Jersey man radicalized during a 2014 visit to his native Afghanistan.
|NIMBYs are killing New York's futureNew York News / 14 h. 12 min. ago more|
New York has lived through many periods when the future of our city seemed in serious jeopardy. There was the Great Depression of 1929; the city's near insolvency in the 1970s; the tragedy and violence of the terrorist attack of 9/11, and the mortgage disaster of 2008, where homes and jobs were lost, resulting in the Great Recession.
|Staten Islander accused of threatening attack on Gracie MansionNew York News / 14 h. 12 min. ago more|
An angry Staten Island man who on Sunday allegedly threatened to attack Gracie Mansion and kill the mayor has been arrested and charged with aggravated harassment. A staffer contacted the authorities after the man stated that he was going to kill the mayor and anyone else in the building, according to police.
|Actress Lauren Holly Recounts Inappropriate Hotel-Room Experience With Harvey Weinstein: ‘I Pushed Him and Ran’New York Magazine / 15 h. 48 min. ago more|
In a story that Lauren Holly says has become “all too familiar,” the actress, who starred in Harvey Weinstein’s Beautiful Girls in 1996, says she also had an encounter with the former studio head that turned ugly. Appearing on Canadian talk show The Social on Monday, Holly says the incident ... More »
|A campaign about nothing: De Blasio's re-election bid is short on new ideasCrain's New York Business / 16 h. 6 min. ago more|
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|Large contractors would be unfairly targeted by new safety legislation, trade group saysCrain's New York Business / 16 h. 10 min. ago more|
The City Council is rushing a problematic piece of construction safety legislation toward passage Tuesday without serious input from the industry, a contractors' association alleged last week. The... To view the full story, click the title link.
|Newark joins bid for Amazon HQ2 with a $7 billion bump from ChristieCrain's New York Business / 16 h. 17 min. ago more|
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is seeking to deploy $7 billion in potential tax credits to lure Amazon’s planned second headquarters to Newark, which has been struggling to stage a broad... To view the full story, click the title link.
|Producers Guild Votes to Expel Harvey WeinsteinNew York Magazine / 16 h. 38 min. ago more|
A week after Harvey Weinstein was kicked out of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the Producers Guild of America has also moved to expel ex–Weinstein Co. boss after over three dozen accusations of sexual harassment or assault. “This morning, the PGA’s National Board of Directors and Officers ... More »
|Swedish Tourist Socked in Face in Central Park Mugging, NYPD SaysDNAinfo.com / 16 h. 45 min. ago more|
The attack happened on West Drive near South Drive around 12:10 a.m., police said.
|Gallery Defends 'Chinatown' Display Critics Call Racist 'Poverty Porn'DNAinfo.com / 16 h. 50 min. ago more|
Dozens of protesters took to the James Cohan Gallery on Sunday to rail against a the installation.
|Film and TV industry balks at tax-credit ban for companies with sexual-harassment issuesCrain's New York Business / 16 h. 56 min. ago more|
Amid the aftershock of the deepening scandal over producer Harvey Weinstein's alleged decades of sexual assault, New York's film and television business community is worried that a proposed amendment... To view the full story, click the title link.
|Five case studies show how companies fell short of job growth promisesCrain's New York Business / 18 h. 16 min. ago more|
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|Police Offer $2,500 for Info on Suspects in Bed-Stuy Home-Invasion MurderDNAinfo.com / 18 h. 19 min. ago more|
A service for Waldiman Thompson will be held Friday at 10 a.m. at Hanson Place Church in Fort Greene.
|New York's record on spurring job growth through tax breaks is mixedCrain's New York Business / 18 h. 26 min. ago more|
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|Here's where Amazon could put HQ2 in NYCCrain's New York Business / 18 h. 27 min. ago more|
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|Poor Black Communities Targeted for Turnstile-Jumping Arrests, Report SaysDNAinfo.com / 18 h. 37 min. ago more|
Broadway Junction, Livonia Avenue, Sutter Avenue and Junius Street had the highest arrest rates.
|Chelsea Bomber Found Guilty on All Charges in Terror TrialDNAinfo.com / 19 h. 15 min. ago more|
Ahmad Khan Rahimi was convicted on all eight counts against him Monday after his eight-day trial.
|Fort Greene's P.S. 20 Fears Arts & Letters Will Take Over its BuildingDNAinfo.com / 19 h. 34 min. ago more|
Both schools are over-capacity, but DOE officials say there are no plans for one to oust the other.
|New York hummus restaurant chain details expansion plansBizjournals.com / 20 h. 16 min. ago more|
A New York Mediterranean restaurant chain said it has plans to open five locations in the Denver area. The Hummus & Pita Co., which currently operates four locations in the New York area, said franchisee Rachid Elmrini will open five restaurants in the Denver area. The restaurant opened its first New York location in 2011, and the company said each location averages $1,200 in sales per square foot. “I’ve had my finger on the pulse of restaurants looking to expand into the Denver market through…
|Factory output in New York at 3-year high, Fed saysBizjournals.com / 20 h. 18 min. ago more|
Manufacturing is humming right along according to the October 2017 Empire State Manufacturing Survey. The Federal Reserve Bank of New York called activity “robust” as the business conditions index climbed six points to 30.2, its highest level in three years. The spike was led by solid gains in orders and shipments. Also, delivery times were slightly longer, and inventory levels decreased. Labor market indicators reflected a strong increase in employment and little change in hours worked. Respondents…
|Man's Body Found Hanging from Tree in Central Park, Police SayDNAinfo.com / 21 h. 47 min. ago more|
The man was found dead inside the park on East Drive, near East 106th Street, police said.
|Signal Problems Spark Widespread Subway Delays and Crowding, MTA SaysDNAinfo.com / 23 h. 19 min. ago more|
The A, B, C, D, E, F, G and M lines were impacted during the Monday morning commute, the MTA said.
|VIDEO: Driver Hails Cab After Leaving Passenger to Die in Burning CarDNAinfo.com / 1 d. 0 h. 16 min. ago more|
A video shows a man walking away from the burning car and asks a taxi driver, "Can I get a ride?"
|NYC to Experiment With Nobel Prize-Winning 'Nudges' to Curb Gun ViolenceDNAinfo.com / 1 d. 0 h. 18 min. ago more|
The city wants to use Richard Thaler behavioral science to bring shootings down.
|Million-Dollar Condos Offer Sweeping Views of Public Sex in Harlem ParkDNAinfo.com / 1 d. 1 h. 39 min. ago more|
A volunteer group has been working to step up foot traffic in the park in hopes of reducing public sex.
|Jermell Charlo Crushes Erickson Lubin - Knockout in OneNew York News / 1 d. 10 h. 8 min. ago more|
Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York - What began as a war of nerves between junior middleweights Jermell Charlo and Erickson Lubin ended suddenly in Barclays Center Saturday night, as Charlo retained his WBC title for the second time via devastating first round knockout. It was boxing for the much of the opening round, as the two rivals attempted to feel each other out after a heated build-up to the bout.
|Pilot boots New York activist Tamika Mallory from American Airlines flight over seat dispute - New York Daily NewsGoogle News / 1 d. 12 h. 47 min. ago more|
New York Daily NewsPilot boots New York activist Tamika Mallory from American Airlines flight over seat disputeNew York Daily NewsNew York activist Tamika Mallory says she was booted from an American Airlines flight in Miami after a pilot inserted himself into a dispute over her seat assignment. Mallory, a co-chair of the Women's March on Washington, was traveling home to New ...and more »
|Funeral rites set for 91-year-old Brooklyn home invasion victimNew York News / 1 d. 13 h. 39 min. ago more|
Waldiman Thompson with his wife Ethlin Thompson were victims of a home invasion on160 Decatur Street in Brooklyn on Oct. 11, 2017. Funeral arrangements have been made for a 91-year-old Brooklyn man who died during a heartless home invasion as cops continued their manhunt for the crooks who left him to die, police and relatives said Saturday.
|Does 'Are You Jewish?' Hasidic Outreach Build Identity - Or Push Secular Jews Further Away?New York News / 1 d. 17 h. 17 min. ago more|
It is a sight familiar to anyone who takes public transit between Brooklyn and Manhattan in the early fall: a seasonal crush of ultra-Orthodox Jews flooding the city in order to bring the world one step closer to Messianic redemption. On street corners, on campus, on subway platforms and towing a sukkah on the back of a bicycle , Hasidic Jews approach Jewish-looking people in order to help them fulfill Jewish customs.
|Plastic surgeon to the stars is an incompetent fraud: authoritiesNew York News / 1 d. 20 h. 57 min. ago more|
The gynecologist turned celebrity plastic surgeon who pumped up the caboose of "Mob Wives" star Renee Graziano is a butt butcher, according to state authorities who accuse him of 29 instances of negligence, incompetence, fraud and other wrongdoing. A state oversight board charged Dr. Ayman Shahine in his treatment of eight patients, including performing liposuction on a 34-year-old woman without first checking blood-test results that showed she was pregnant.
|Arrest at LaGuardia Airport temporarily disrupts travelNew York News / 2 d. 0 h. 41 min. ago more|
A 70-year-old passenger was arrested Saturday at LaGuardia Airport after authorities say he threatened a worker at the Spirit Airlines ticket counter, prompting a partial evacuation of the terminal and the summoning of explosives experts. The police action shut down the ticketing area of the airport's main terminal temporarily while the New York Police Department's bomb squad responded to the scene and checked a bag.
|Stiverne Management: 'No Deal' Reached To Fight Deontay WilderNew York News / 2 d. 4 h. 24 min. ago more|
BoxingScene.com had been advised that a deal has NOT been reached for Bermane Stiverne to challenge WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder on November 4th, in a Showtime televised main event from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Stiverne's management team of Josh Dubin and James Prince, have informed BoxingScene that they have yet to reach an agreement with Stiverne's promoter, Don King.
|What New York can deliver AmazonNew York News / 2 d. 8 h. 21 min. ago more|
Real estate execs and business leaders say they are confident New York will be on Amazon's short list after bids for its second headquarters are submitted this week. After all, the metropolitan area is Amazon's No.
|Jury selection to begin in 5Pointz suit over destroyed graffitiNew York News / 2 d. 12 h. 21 min. ago more|
Everyone's a critic, but only eight Brooklyn federal jurors will get the unprecedented job of deciding if graffiti sprayed on a Queens building complex was protected art. Jury selection starts Monday in a case where more than 20 artists argue a developer wrongly whitewashed and destroyed a graffiti paradise at the Long Island City spot known as 5Pointz to put up rental towers.
|A little-known Brooklyn neighborhood was named one of the...New York News / 2 d. 16 h. 19 min. ago more|
Registration will allow you to post comments on ctpost.com and create a ctpost.com Subscriber Portal account for you to manage subscriptions and email preferences. A little-known Brooklyn neighborhood was named one of the world's coolest places - here's what it's like Earlier this year, Lonely Planet revealed its list of the coolest neighborhoods to visit in the world, and Sunset Park, a formerly industrial neighborhood in South Brooklyn, made the cut.
|NYPD cops used makeshift tourniquet to save teen shot by officerNew York News / 2 d. 20 h. 13 min. ago more|
Police Officers Kevin Hunter, 33, , Remy Jean-Francois, 33, , and Philip Longo, 30, , came to the aid of a teen who was shot by a police officer in the leg. One cop shot a man carrying what appeared to be a real gun - and then a trio of officers saved his life.
|Another New York private equity firm looks to raise billions for a new fundBizjournals.com / 3 d. 18 h. 59 min. ago more|
Another New York private equity firm is looking to raise billions for a new buyout fund. American Securities set a $6 billion target for its eighth fund — 20 percent more than what the shop raised for its seventh fund in 2015. The amount puts the Park Avenue firm within striking distance of New Mountain Capital, which recently closed its fifth fund at $6.15 billion. According to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, no investments have been made out of American Securities…
|It's a bittersweet split with Time Inc. for Golf magazine, Golf.comBizjournals.com / 3 d. 19 h. 12 min. ago more|
David DeNunzio, the new editor-in-chief for Golf magazine and Golf.com, calls Time Inc.’s efforts to sell the titles, despite a recent run of audience growth, a “great breakup story.” “It’s really kind of a bittersweet thing. I wish I had a breakup story like this with some of the girls I dated before,” he said. Golf magazine and its digital counterpart now stand at the forefront of Time Inc.’s effort to sell several of its portfolio titles such as Coastal Living and Sunset following…
|Industrious CEO: One of the great things about N.Y.C. is how unforgiving it can beBizjournals.com / 3 d. 19 h. 26 min. ago more|
Competing against WeWork takes a certain amount of moxie. For Industrious CEO Jamie Hodari, living in an unforgiving New York certainly helped him give the office space company a run for its money. The Brooklyn resident led Industrious to open its first Manhattan location just five months ago in the heart of Union Square, one of several premium co-working spaces in the works. The debut came after Hodari struck a deal with Pivot Desk. Before that, he raised $37 million in a series B round…
|Softbank's New York deals were two of the largest in Q3Bizjournals.com / 3 d. 20 h. 4 min. ago more|
Two New York-based companies may have been lucky enough to receive giant cash infusions during the third quarter, but the ever-expanding startup community faces a tough road ahead as fewer deals are getting done. Tokyo-based SoftBank was behind four of the five biggest venture capital deals globally throughout the third quarter of 2017, backing both WeWork and Roivant Sciences. In August, WeWork announced that it received a $4.4 billion investment from SoftBank Group and SoftBank Vision Fund.…
|Investment group calls out Fox board, citing concerns over recent scandalsBizjournals.com / 3 d. 21 h. 20 min. ago more|
An investment group is calling out 21st Century Fox’s directors for faiing to effectively address the “longtime ethics crisis” at Fox News in a way that put the company at risk. Now, those investors — the CtW Investment Group — are calling on the Rupert Murdoch-run company to overhaul its board. In a letter addressed to attorney Viet Dinh, a director of 21st Century Fox since 2004, CtW said it was "surprised and disappointed in the lack of corporate governance modifications" over the…
|JURLIQUE’S NEW RECOVERY SKIN CREAMNew York Resident / 4 d. 14 h. 42 min. ago more|
Rejuvenate your skin’s youthful glow with Jurlique’s new Herbal Recovery Advanced Day Cream.The powerful day moisturizer to our award winning herbal... The post JURLIQUE’S NEW RECOVERY SKIN CREAM appeared first on Resident.
|PRIMP & PAMPER FOR OCTOBER 2017New York Resident / 6 d. 21 h. 31 min. ago more|
As we head into fall and live in an Instagram world of immediate gratification, here are some of our favorite beauty fixes with lasting and immediate... The post PRIMP & PAMPER FOR OCTOBER 2017 appeared first on Resident.
|SKINCARE MOGUL & JEWELER, PETER THOMAS ROTHNew York Resident / 6 d. 21 h. 31 min. ago more|
Very few people are lucky enough to be able to turn their avocation into a business, and Peter Thomas Roth has done it twice, first with his name... The post SKINCARE MOGUL & JEWELER, PETER THOMAS ROTH appeared first on Resident.
|TED OWEN LEADS CAMPAIGN FOR ESPORTSNew York Resident / 6 d. 23 h. 30 min. ago more|
Ted Owen, the father of eSports, is close to seeing video gaming in the Olympics. Among the trailblazers of this multi-billion dollar industry... The post TED OWEN LEADS CAMPAIGN FOR ESPORTS appeared first on Resident.
|DIVORCE ATTORNEY, KAROLINA DEHNHARD, ESQ.New York Resident / 6 d. 23 h. 30 min. ago more|
When Karolina Dehnhard, Esq. divorce attorney at the Law Firm of Budd Larner and Susan Ascher, executive and life coach and CEO of The Ascher Group... The post DIVORCE ATTORNEY, KAROLINA DEHNHARD, ESQ. appeared first on Resident.
|JORDAN FINE DIAMONDS: ARGYLE PINK DIAMOND MINENew York Resident / 6 d. 23 h. 30 min. ago more|
Pink diamonds are very rare, representing only 1/10th of one percent of all the diamonds that come out of the ground. Pinks can go for $25,000 to... The post JORDAN FINE DIAMONDS: ARGYLE PINK DIAMOND MINE appeared first on Resident.
|BETTY LIU RADIATESNew York Resident / 6 d. 23 h. 30 min. ago more|
On September 27th, renowned family law attorney Karolina Dehnhard hosted the first of several exclusive “Breakfast with Betty Liu” events at the... The post BETTY LIU RADIATES appeared first on Resident.
|ANDY GOLDFARB ON HIS NEWEST INVENTIONNew York Resident / 6 d. 23 h. 30 min. ago more|
It is not often that you hear the words humble snd tech titan to describe the same person. But then again Andy Goldfarb is no ordinary guy... The post ANDY GOLDFARB ON HIS NEWEST INVENTION appeared first on Resident.
|Joshua Beamish + MOVETHECOMPANY PremiereNew York Resident / 7 d. 0 h. 4 min. ago more|
Choreographer Joshua Beamish's MOVETHECOMPANY made their first appearance at Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) Wednesday night with the New York... The post Joshua Beamish + MOVETHECOMPANY Premiere appeared first on Resident.
|GUIDE TO THE HAMPTONS INT’L FILM FESTIVALNew York Resident / 7 d. 0 h. 4 min. ago more|
Fall has arrived and the Hamptons are not just a Summer hotspot but a year-round destination with plenty of things to do and places to visit. One... The post GUIDE TO THE HAMPTONS INT’L FILM FESTIVAL appeared first on Resident.
|8 Innovative Headphones—All Over 30% OffGothamist more|
Opinions about headphones are like bellybuttons: everyone has one. It seems like there's a new line of headphones launching every day, but we've taken out some of the busy work for you. We've rounded up some great deals on exciting new headphones for all types of lifestyles. [ more › ]
|Business And Community Activism Meet In Brooklyn: A CUNY SPS StoryGothamist more|
Meet Amoni Brown: she’s a self-titled “Jane-of-all-Trades” with an associate’s degree in Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technology, and she’s currently enrolled in the online BS in Business degree program at the CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS). In between studies, Amoni works as the founder/owner of the Brooklyn Multi-Service Community Center (BkMSCC), a nonprofit organization that provides community services and support in East New York, Brownsville, and Bushwick. And as if that’s not enough, she also works for New York State as a full time Senior Court Office Assistant! [ more › ]
|Extra, Extra: What Will Become Of The World's Loneliest Polar Bear?Gothamist more|
Because Jets fans are gonna Jets, check out today's end-of-day links: the loneliest polar bear, teen girl confronts racist, Wyatt Cenac HBO show, Russian trolls' favorite TV show, Patton Oswalt on grief, Trump lies, and puppies galore. Don't forget to follow Gothamist on Twitter, Instagram,
|Don't Worry, Tonight's Rush Hour Subway Commute Will Be Great!Gothamist more|
It appears the MTA has fixed all the signal problems and stalled trains that laid waste to this morning's commute, because there's a golden unicorn of a service status update on the MTA's website right now. EVERY SINGLE LINE is showing good service, proving once and for all that Governor Cuomo's right—the subways sometimes work great, we're just not looking at the MTA's website at the exact fleeting moment before they devolve into some kind of dystopian pit of despair. Don't worry, we canonized this marvel in internet ink: [ more › ]
|We'll Miss The 1970s Vibe Of The AMNH Halls Of Gems And Minerals Gothamist more|
The beautiful old Halls of Gems and Minerals are two of the greatest, darkest, most carpeted areas in the American Museum of Natural History. Featuring not just gorgeous, glowing rocks, but an of-its-era design straight from the 1970s, when the spaces originally opened. Check it out, from the Museum's archives: [ more › ]
|Actor Griffin Newman Goes On Tweetstorm About Regretting Working With Woody AllenGothamist more|
Over the last week, dozens of women have come forward to share stories about their alleged sexual assault or harassment at the hands of Harvey Weinstein (and other men) in Hollywood, while also imploring men to speak out about known abusers. Amidst these stories, actor Griffin Newman, who stars in Amazon's The Tick, posted a long tweetstorm this weekend about his mixed feelings about working on Woody Allen's next movie. "I had been feeling this way for the last month, but the awful continuance revelations of the last week compounded my guilt ten fold," he said. [ more › ]
|Brooklyn Blaze Injures 14, Including One Woman Who Was Stuck Behind SukkahGothamist more|
Fourteen people, including four firefighters, were injured after a Brooklyn apartment building caught fire early Monday morning, a spokesperson for the FDNY said. [ more › ]
|Drink Your Fill Of Rye Whiskey At First Ever Rye Week In NYCGothamist more|
Rye: so hot right now. As the grain regrows in prominence in the culinary world, so too is that growth mirrored in the spirits industry, where rye whiskey is rising to prominence alongside America's big bourbon market. New York Distilling Company in Williamsburg, which makes two very fine ryes, is hosting the first ever Rye Week, with three rye-centric events beginning this weekend. [ more › ]
|Trump Supporter Suing West Village Bar Demands Religious Recognition For MAGA HatGothamist more|
Citing an "expansive definition of creed," an attorney for plaintiff Greg Piatek filed court papers last week claiming he was "adhering to his closely held spiritual beliefs by adorning the hat in question." Those spiritual beliefs "entirely transcend the political realm," the suit claims, and are supposedly loosely related to the 30-year-old tourist's sympathy for the victims of 9/11. [ more › ]
|NY Club Owner Says Harvey Weinstein Wanted Him To Deny 'Potted Plant' Masturbation StoryGothamist more|
After Harvey Weinstein showed no remorse over the NY Times' report about "decades of sexual harassment allegations," former News 12 reporter Lauren Sivan came forward with her disturbing story of how the Oscar-winning producer masturbated in front of her (into a potted plant). Now the owner of the club where the incident occurred says he believes her because of his memory of that night. [ more › ]
|'Rick & Morty' Menu At Nom Wah Tu Includes Szechuan Chicken NuggetsGothamist more|
Danny Meyer's new pizzeria Martina hosts Stefano Callegari of Trapizzino for "Rome Night" Monday evening from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. The restaurant will be serving a special menu of pizzas—Brussels Sprouts Cacio e Pepe, Trippa alla Romana, and Saltimbocca—along with fried risotto croquettes (suppli) with ingredients found in classic pasta dishes. Pizzas are $7-12 and suppli are $4.50 per order with magnums of champagne offered by the glass. [ more › ]
|NJ High School Teacher Tells Students To 'Speak American,' Sparking OutrageGothamist more|
Students at a New Jersey high school walked out of class Monday morning in protest of a teacher who last week demanded that a student stop speaking Spanish and, instead, "speak American." According to NBC, roughly a dozen students at Cliffside Park High School were seen leaving the building just before 10 a.m. [ more › ]
|Report: Poor Black Brooklynites Most Likely To Be Arrested For Turnstile JumpingGothamist more|
Half of the people arrested for turnstile jumping in Brooklyn in 2016 were young black men between the ages of 16 and 36, according to a new report from the nonprofit Community Service Society. [ more › ]
|5 Fun Things To Do In NYC This WeekGothamist more|
The lead singer and creative lifeforce behind the psychedelic boom-bap future funk of Hiatus Kaiyote, Nai Palm is a rare talent in the multiverse we all occupy and it's our good fortune we're sharing the same timeline. This fall the 27-year-old is branching out with her own solo record and tour, the latter of which is enjoying an extra NYC date tonight due to overwhelming demand. Palm's upcoming LP Needle Paw will feature both classic covers and new originals sung in her velvety alto with curling guitar lines. You can listen to Palm's first single, "Homebody," below as an appetizer to tonight's Music Hall of Williamsburg show. [ more › ]