16 Ounce Sugary Beverages on the Chopping Block in New York City

In an effort to keep everyone from swelling to the size of small dirigibles, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg wants to ban 16-ounce sugary drinks from ever touching the lips of those who secretly pine for the calorie-rich beverages…

$1 Million Parking Space Up For Grabs in New York City

$1 million parking space isn’t the sort of thing most of us can afford. However, if you currently have money to burn and are currently in the market for a private spot for your car in the Big Apple, there’s…

Website Pic Warns of al-Qaeda Return to NYC

The FBI and NYPD are investigating a computer graphic warning of al-Qaeda’s impending return to New York City, that was recently posted on a radical overseas website that is linked to the terror organization. The image depicts the city skyline…

Central Park Once Known for Malaria Instead of Condos

In New York City, a place with a view of Central Park is one of the most sought-after and costly luxuries in that city’s real estate market. But this wasn’t always the case, as the area was known more for…

New York City Moves Closer To Creating A .NYC Domain

Since the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) began taking applications for new generic top-level domains, unique opportunities galore have opened up for several possible new website domains. One place that’s hoping to acquire its own domain, and…

For Sale: Empire State Building – Okay Condition

Would you like to own a piece of American history? Empire State reality, the company who currently owns the massive structure, is going public with the Empire State Building. Their goal is to raise $1 billion with the offering. The…

Flying People Weird Out New York City [VIDEO]

Admit it: if you saw what appeared to be people – as in, real human people – flying in the sky without the aid of jets or parachutes or any other assisting apparatus, you’d probably pass out into a puddle…

Facebook’s New NYC Engineering Office Is Already Accepting Applications

Looking to tap into some East Coast talent, Facebook has just announced that they will be opening a brand new engineering office in New York City. It will be their first engineering office outside the West Coast. “More than 800…

Hurricane Irene Prompts NYC Evacuations, Twitter Outbursts

As she grows in size, Hurricane Irene gets closer and closer to the United States’ eastern seaboard. While Florida looks like it will escape much of Irene’s fury, other states may not be so lucky, and when you take a…

Fighting The Law With Bicycles, Social Media

Meet Casey Neistat, a documentary filmmaker and one of the two stars of The Neistat Brothers series that appears on HBO. Like most creative people in today’s generation, Neistat is an active social media user, complete with a Twitter account…