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NYC Tunnel To Nowhere: What’s It For?

A $185 million, federally funded tunnel is being built on Manhattan’s West Side. Where does this expensive tunnel go? Well, right now nowhere. The tunnel is being built to lead to two new commuter rail tunnels that are not yet …

Reddit Helps Find Missing Mom with Alzheimer’s in NYC Reddit Helps Find Missing Mom with Alzheimer’s in NYC

I’ll be the first to admit, when someone says “reddit is on the case!” I tend to cringe a bit. We all remember that unfortunate situation shortly after the Boston Marathon bombings were the reddit sleuths took it upon themselves …

The NYPD’s Twitter Campaign Ended Up Like This

Twitter campaigns for organizations and businesses don’t always turn out the way they were intended. On Tuesday, @NYPDnews, the official New York City Police Department’s Twitter account, attempted a social media outreach that ultimately back fired, asking: “Do you have …

Miss America Prom: Teen’s Prom Invitation Gets Him Suspended

With prom season upon us, we keep hearing stories about teens inviting celebrities to the prom. Typical, right? Sometimes they get a “yes,” but mostly it’s a “no” or no response. Unfortunately for a high school student in York, Pennsylvania, …

Chelsea Clinton Announces She’s Pregnant with First Child

Chelsea Clinton, former First Daughter, is pregnant with her first child. Clinton made the announcement on stage at a Clinton Foundation event in New York City on Thursday: “Marc and I are very excited that we have our first child …

Bloomberg Funds $50 Million To New Gun Control Group

On Wednesday, former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced that he’ll be setting plans in motion to spend $50 million towards tightening gun control. The billionaire philanthropist’s money will fund a campaign group that aims to reduce gun violence across …

Catherine Zeta-Jones Attends Public Event With Michael Douglas

Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas made their first public appearance together since separating last year. On Tuesday, April 15, the reunited couple attended opening night of The Library at The Public Theater in New York City. According to People Magazine, …

Paul Rudd Offers New Yorkers $1, But For What?

It’s not everyday a famous actor offers people on the street money, although to get money from Paul Rudd, you’d have to agree to do something with him. In a recent Billy on the Street video posted on Funny or …

Cronut Bakery Reopens Tuesday After Mouse Infestation

On Friday April 4, the Commissioner of Health and Mental Hygiene closed down Dominique Ansel Bakery in the Soho area of Manhattan, New York following a rodent infestation. The bakery is famously known for cronuts-a crème-filled croissant-mixed-donut. Loyal customers line the sidewalk …

Nick Cannon Booed Off Knicks Court

Nick Cannon may be a likable television personality, but that doesn’t mean he can just jump onto sacred ground and expect to be welcomed with open arms. The “America’s Got Talent” host was booed off the court when he showed …

Lady Gaga Surprisingly Tame at New York Show

Lady Gaga kicked off her 7-show residency at the famed Roseland Ballroom in New York last week, and her first performance was deemed tame for the woman who once dressed in meat and recently invited a vomit artist to perform …

Staten Island Clown Freaks Locals Out

For the past several days, social media has been abuzz with rumors and pics about some creepy clown who is popping up around Staten Island, New York. The clown has been seen standing along roadsides and sidewalks at night, handing …

MTA Transit Employees Have Their Personal Info Exposed In Data Breach

Around 15,000 current and former workers of the New York City Transit Authority have their Social Security number and other personal data exposed after the information was found on a CD, which was still inside a refurbished CD-ROM drive. The …

Justin Theroux and Jennifer Aniston Together Again

For those who have been worried that Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux are no longer together – have no fear. The couple was spotted together recently in New York. Many speculated Aniston and her fiance were over in late February …

Missing Nursing Student Held A Secret From Parents

The mystery surrounding the disappearance of Syosset, L.I. missing nursing student, Jasmine Joseph, has puzzled law enforcement officials as well as family and friends since she was last heard from in late February. However, according to the local police, there …

Naked Dude Covered In Jello Had Sex With Cows While His Friend Filmed Everything

It’s not uncommon for a man to lube up before a night of frivolity. It’s a little less common when that night out involves having sex with cows while your friend films it. The Huffington Post reports that Reid Fontaine …

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 …

Wedding Hall Owner Shot in Oheka Castle Parking Lot

The owner of Oheka Castle in Huntington, New York was shot Monday in the property’s parking lot. Gary Melius was entering his car when a gunman disguised in a mask attacked him. The 69-year-old succumbed to a gunshot to the head. …

RoboCop Gets A Crowdsourced Movie Remake

Are you disappointed in the new RoboCop movie? Don’t like how they managed to ruin your childhood with a PG-13 rating and a very unfamiliar and overtly “modern” looking Robocop and unfaithful storyline? How about something more absurd? Our RoboCop …

Normal People Tapped For Glorious Fake Torch Run

The Winter Olympics are well underway, and people across the world are cheering for their athletes. Though the opening ceremony was not without its problems, for the most part the games are providing the curling athletic competition everyone wants. In …

Al Roker Berates Mayor De Blasio Via Twitter

New York City experienced blizzards on Thursday, and schools were kept open by the NYC administration. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio was criticized for not following New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s lead, when Governor Cuomo declared a state of …