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East Harlem Building Collapse: 2 Dead, Many Injured

At 9:31 am EST, New York City firefighters responded to an explosion and building collapse at 1644-46 Park Avenue in East Harlem. Thus far, two people been reported dead, with at least 16 more suffering from injuries. Prior to the …

Katie Holmes to Play Manhattan Socialite in ABC Pilot

Katie Holmes will return to the small screen in her first starring role since Dawson’s Creek. The pilot, which will air on ABC, is currently untitled. Homes will play a Manhattan socialite who is described as Audrey Hepburn-esque. Homes will …

Alexa Ray Joel Lands Cafe Carlyle Residency

Alexa Ray Joel, the 28-year-old daughter of Billy Joel and Christie Brinkley, will perform at Cafe Carlyle on Manhattan’s Upper East Side April 1-12. The lounge is located inside New York City’s Carlyle Hotel, where musical greats such as Judy …

Netflix’s Marvel Shows To Film In NYC Netflix’s Marvel Shows To Film In NYC

Netflix, The Walt Disney Company, Marvel and NY Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on Wednesday that Netflix’s upcoming live-action Marvel shows will be filmed in New York, beginning this summer. The projects are expected to create at least three thousand jobs …

NYC Settles Suit With Wrongly Jailed Man for $6.4 Million

It happens every day–people arrested for crimes they did not commit–and the system lets them down. The statistics are staggering on the number of wrongly imprisoned inmates. Statistics show that in the U.S. alone, over 10,000 people each year are …

3D Printed Meat May Be Coming To New York City 3D Printed Meat May Be Coming To New York City
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New York City is home to some of the best dining in all of the world. If the stars happen to align for Modern Meadow, it might also be the go-to destination for 3D printed meat. Modern Meadow, the company …

The Beatles Invade New York, 1964

The Beatles were the only two words on anyone’s lips during February of 1964, and in the days leading up to their arrival in New York City, AP reporters were beyond busy keeping up with all the hype. Press conferences …

Katie Couric Will Marry John Molner This Summer

Katie Couric is finally talking about when she’ll marry her fiancé John Molner. Couric attended Howard Stern’s 60th birthday bash at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City on Friday night. When the outspoken, often controversial shock jock asked when …

Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” Still a Clear Hit

This time of year, it might seem like the majority of Americans are nacho crunching, beer loving, football fans to the extreme. However, for a large subset of the American populace, the most interesting details surrounding the Superbowl are not, …

‘Miracle on the Hudson’ Remembered 5 Years On

USAirways Flight 1549 landed into the Hudson River five years ago after being struck by birds. Images of passengers exiting the plane are still reminiscent today. Fortunately, the quick-thinking ingenuity of Pilots Sully Sullenberger and Jeff Skiles led to the …

Anthony Bourdain to Open NYC Food Market Anthony Bourdain to Open NYC Food Market

Last week the New York Post’s Page Six broke the exclusive news that chef, author, television personality and overall food connoisseur Anthony Bourdain plans to open a large-scale food market in New York City. Known for his vast knowledge of …

Bill de Blasio To Rid NYC Of Horse-Drawn Carriages

Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio has just announced plans to do away with the horse-drawn carriages in New York City, calling them “inhumane”. The move is a controversial one for an official who isn’t even in office yet, as many are …

Blake Lively’s Christmas Wish Would Mean Bankruptcy
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Blake Lively, the 26 year-old actress famous for her role as Serena Van Der Woodsen on the teen drama Gossip Girl, may have a thing or two in common with her socialite character. After attending a December 10th event for …

Robin Thicke Gives Miley Cyrus a Shout Out

It’s almost a new year, but there are certain pop culture moments that we just can’t seem to forget about. It seems that we’re not the only ones that still think about that very infamous Miley Cyrus “twerk-tastic” performance she …

New Cockroach Invades New York City

A new species of cockroach, normally only found in Asia, has been discovered in New York City. The species known as Periplaneta japonica originated in Japan and is said to be a possible threat to the American cockroach. Not only …

Periplaneta Japonica, a new Cockroach, Invades NYC

There is a widely-held belief that if a nuclear explosion were to occur, the only surviving things would be cockroaches. While the Mythbusters have proven this belief to be plausible, but not certain, there is a new species of cockroach …

Metro-North Train Derails In New York [BREAKING]

A Metro-North train derailed early this morning in the Bronx along the Hudson River leaving two dead and many injured. Aaron Donovan, a spokesman for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, informed us that five out of the seven cars, coming South …

Zach Braff Photobombs Newlywed Couple

Zach Braff, no stranger to comedic antics throughout his television and films, has made the epic photobomb for one newlywed couple. They will certainly be able to remember this picture forever, and how many couples can say that they have …

Xbox One Launch In New York City Looks Suitably Crazy

Last week, Sony took over a hotel in New York City to launch the PS4 in North America. Tonight, Microsoft is doing something similar for the Xbox One, but claims to have taken over the entire city. At the Best …

Congresswoman Mugged in DC For Gucci Handbag

DC can be a dangerous place, and it seems like nobody, not even Congressional representatives, are truly safe. Grace Meng was faced with this reality head-on when she was attacked on Tuesday night. The New York Representative from Queens was …

NY Mayor Bloomberg Sounds Off on Trans Fat Ban

Earlier today the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) proposed a new classification for trans fats that would essentially ban partially hydrogenated oils from being used in food. While the proposal has reignited a national debate government regulation and public …