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Wild Turkey Revenge: Flocks Crowd NYC Neighborhood Wild Turkey Revenge: Flocks Crowd NYC Neighborhood

Wild turkeys have been flocking to Staten Island for years, where residents are having to go out of their way to avoid encounters. Some residents are fed up, while others welcome the whimsy of the impromptu natural attraction. However, the …

Harry Potter Searches For Platform 9 3/4 in New York Subway Station Harry Potter Searches For Platform 9 3/4 in New York Subway Station

For the past two months, theater troupe Improv Everywhere has been releasing a series of humorous real-life recreations of famous movie scenes. Movies such as Jurassic Park, Raiders of the Lost Ark, and Rocky II have all been recreated in …

John Stewart Gets Pizza from Chicago Mayor Emanuel John Stewart Gets Pizza from Chicago Mayor Emanuel

John Stewart is in deep (dish) trouble in Chicago. After his Chicago-focused rant on Wednesday night’s “Daily Show“, he may have lost numerous viewers from the Windy City. His rant was in response to the anger surrounding the decision to …

‘When Harry Met Sally’ Scene Recreated With 20 Women ‘When Harry Met Sally’ Scene Recreated With 20 Women
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I called it. When performance troupe Improv Everywhere (the group responsible for the annual “no pants subway ride“) began its Movie in Real Life series with the run from Rocky II, I stated my hope that it was only a …

Dad Refuses to Take His Kid to McDonald’s, is Deemed an “Unfit Parent” Dad Refuses to Take His Kid to McDonald’s, is Deemed an “Unfit Parent”
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Heads up parents–the next time your kid is whining about going to McDonald’s and you say no to stopping by the Golden Arches for a Happy Meal, you just might find yourself in some legal trouble. Okay, maybe that isn’t …

NY Mayor Bloomberg Sounds Off on Trans Fat Ban 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 …

Tilda Swinton Honored at MoMA’s Annual Film Benefit Tilda Swinton Honored at MoMA’s Annual Film Benefit

Tilda Swinton was honored Tuesday night in New York at the Museum of Modern Art’s annual Film Benefit. The tributes highlighted her 20-plus year acting career and her contributions to the world of modern art and fashion, according to the …

Super Bowl Floating Hotel Hosted by Bud Light Super Bowl Floating Hotel Hosted by Bud Light
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Each year when the Super Bowl rolls around, Bud Light spends millions of dollars in the city where the Bowl will take place, revamping hotels and hosting concerts the weekend of the largest football game in the nation. This year, …

Jurassic Park Scene Reenacted in New York Jurassic Park Scene Reenacted in New York

For the past few weeks acting troupe Improv Everywhere (famous for the “no pants subway ride“) has been releasing videos of people acting out movies in real life. This “Movies in Real Life” series has been spreading a bit of …

Woman Named Cowit Hit a Bunch of Cows While Texting and Driving Woman Named Cowit Hit a Bunch of Cows While Texting and Driving
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In you-couldn’t-possibly-make-up-if-you-tried news, a woman named Daisy Cowit has been charged with a handful of crimes after plowing into a bunch of cattle in Orange County, New York. According to witnesses and police, Cowit was texting and driving when the …

Student Hospitalized After Being Stuck Between Buildings for Two Days Student Hospitalized After Being Stuck Between Buildings for Two Days

An NYU student reported missing over the weekend has been found. 19-year-old Asher Vongtau was found trapped in a crawl space between two buildings on Sunday evening. After emergency responders rescued him, the student was taken to the hospital where …

AXE Body Spray Gets School Shutdown, 8 Hospitalized AXE Body Spray Gets School Shutdown, 8 Hospitalized

Bro, sometimes you just gotta spray solvent aerosol deodorants under your pits to get you smelling fresh for the ladies, you know what I mean? Slicking back the hair, sporting the sunglasses, and swag can only do so much for …

Banksy Painting Donated To Thrift Store, Hits Auction Banksy Painting Donated To Thrift Store, Hits Auction

Banksy, the infamous and elusive street artist who has been making his mark on New York this month, has secretly donated a painting to a thrift store which is now up for auction to benefit a charity, and the funds …

Tobacco-Buying Age To Be Raised To 21 In NY Tobacco-Buying Age To Be Raised To 21 In NY
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New York City will soon become the latest to raise the tobacco-buying age to 21, and smokers are not happy about it. The city council voted to approve the law on Wednesday night, and Mayor Michael Bloomberg has 30 days …

Baby Found in Bag After Teen Mom is Detained for Shoplifting Baby Found in Bag After Teen Mom is Detained for Shoplifting
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After a teen was detained by security guards for shoplifting on Thursday, they made a shocking discovery in the girl’s bag: a dead baby. Seventeen-year-old Tiona Rodriguez (below) said that she miscarried the baby, but police think the baby was …

Avonte Oquendo: Search for Missing Autistic Child Avonte Oquendo: Search for Missing Autistic Child
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It was October 4, 2013 when Avonte Oquendo, a fourteen-year old autistic boy from Queens, New York, went missing. He was last seen leaving his school in Long Island City, New York, which was caught on a surveillance camera. A …

Banksy Piece Tagged, Graffiti Artist Beaten Up Banksy Piece Tagged, Graffiti Artist Beaten Up

Banksy has taken over New York in the last couple of weeks, leaving his stenciled artwork all over the place and creating little pockets of art appreciation every time someone spots the work. But for as many people as there …

Wireless EV Power Stations Are Coming to NYC Streets Wireless EV Power Stations Are Coming to NYC Streets

What if you could charge your electric vehicle by simply parking it on the side of a city street – no cords, no hassle. That’s the vision of HEVO Power, whose wireless EV charging technology is coming to a city …

Macaulay Culkin Makes Comic Con Appearance Macaulay Culkin Makes Comic Con Appearance

Macaulay Culkin hasn’t been in the public eye much since last year, when he was publicly accused of suffering from a debilitating drug habit. Culkin’s reps vehemently denied the rumors at the time, but Culkin only spurred the rumors on …

Statue of Liberty Reopens Amid Government Shutdown Statue of Liberty Reopens Amid Government Shutdown
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A vast number of federal sectors were effected by the partial federal government shutdown. But, what most people weren’t aware of prior to the shutdown was that it would cause a ripple effect that would merge into other areas. The …

Andrea Sanderlin, aka “Pot Mom,” Pleads Guilty Andrea Sanderlin, aka “Pot Mom,” Pleads Guilty
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Andrea Sanderlin, the New York mom who is heralded as being a real-life Nancy Botwin from “Weeds,” pleaded guilty to running a marijuana empire worth millions. The soccer mom/drug kingpin faces a minimum sentence of 10 years in a federal …