New York City police shot and killed a hatchet-wielding man on Thursday after he suddenly attacked a group of patrol officers without warning in broad daylight on a busy commercial district in Queens. At a news conference at a hospital where one officer was being treated for a serious head wound, Police Commissioner William Bratton said that investigators were still trying to confirm the identity of the assailant and determine a motive.
13WHAM, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 11:12 PM
Most fashion designer showrooms are located in stuffy midtown Manhattan towers. But Rena Lange is in the center of the trendy Meatpacking District , in a second floor corner of a brick building with large windows that allow sunlight to flood in.
CultureMap, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 07:39 PM
Demi Lovato performs on ABC television's "Good Morning America's Summer Concert Series" show in Central Park in the Manhattan borough of New York June 6, 2014. Taylor Swift has been taking some heat lately: Several critics didn't care for "Welcome to New York," and the singer had to defend her songwriting process -- which sometimes draws on experiences from relationships -- during an interview in Australia.
Billboard, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 10:44 AM
Actress Selena Gomez arrives at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Gala Benefit celebrating the opening of "Charles James: Beyond Fashion" in Upper Manhattan, New York May 5, 2014. What added more to the rumours was that the two were reportedly trying to hide from the media.
International Business Times, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 12:42 AM
Finding a long-term solution to congestion and delays at the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Manhattan is going to be more complicated, now that that the agency's bid for a $230 million federal grant has been rejected, the Port Authority chairman said on Wednesday. But Chairman John Degnan said the agency is still committed to either replacing or upgrading the aging and cramped facility, which has been the subject of recent criticism from transit advocates, New Jersey politicians, and commuters.
The Item, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 07:51 PM
A nightclub-loving husband-and-wife team have launched a new Manhattan company called CirKiz bringing EDM dance parties to families. This weekend one of the hottest nightclubs in Manhattan's meatpacking district is hosting an EDM dance party for kids as young as 6 years old.
SFGate, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 04:54 PM
Calvin Hunt, along with his petition, brought a sign with a picture of Rubenstein's face above the words: 'He did it.' Rubenstein, 70, was accused of sexually assaulting a 42-year-old woman at his E. 64th St. penthouse hours after attending Sharpton's 60th birthday bash on Oct. 1. Calvin Hunt, a longtime Harlem activist, gathered thousands of signatures on a petition urging authorities to transform Sanford Rubenstein from defense lawyer to rape defendant.
New York Daily News, Sat, Oct 18 2014 @ 11:12 PM
Sprawling Manhattan townhouse comes with six bedrooms, seven bathrooms, a lap pool and a three-car garage... and it could be yours for $48MILLION At an impressive 65 feet wide, it features six bedrooms, seven bathrooms, art studio and a media room with bar It also includes a 50-foot heated swimming pool - complete with gym and powder room - and a three-car garage Six-story mansion described by estate agents as being 'one-of-a-kind property of rare distinction' in Manhattan Eight-figure price is in stark contrast to that of other homes with three-car garages in America; a seven-bedroom property with enough parking space for three vehicles is on sale for just $445,000 in Rhode Island, New Jersey This sprawling townhouse, based in Manhattan, New York, has been put on the market - and it could be yours for a staggering $48million.
Daily Mail, Tue, Oct 21 2014 @ 11:50 AM