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Diamond District

The Intersection Of Jewelry, Politics, Oil and Economics

Brian Roberts | Posted 01.20.2017 | New York
Brian Roberts

The concept of jewelry is as old as humanity itself. As soon as people were able to use tools, they made jewels. Us humans have used jewelry as a fo...

A Day In The Diamond District With Gabriel Jacobs, Jeweler To The Stars

Brian Roberts | Posted 05.20.2017 | New York
Brian Roberts

We sat in the corner of Gabriel Jacob's New York City store Rafaello & Co. surrounded by pictures of his famous clients. Signed portraits of Jay-Z & a...

The Faithful Shopper: Gifts for Guys

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 04.30.2012 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

It's Leap Day! The date when by tradition, women can propose marriage to the men in their lives. Of course, women have been disregarding this for years, but today is a perfect excuse to buy a gift for your favorite guy.

For Trek Life, A Rapper's Redux

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 09.14.2011 | Entertainment
John Wellington Ennis

Trek Life's album title Everything Changed Nothing refers to the awakening he experienced through the birth of his daughter. His reflections on fatherhood, false idols, and forgotten history are worth a listen.

WATCH: Man Finds Gold, Diamonds On Manhattan Sidewalks | JOHN DOYLE | Posted 08.20.2011 | New York

There's gold in them thar sidewalk cracks! A Queens man has discovered enough hidden treasure -- bits of diamonds, rubies, platinum and gold -- on ...

Diamond District Brings D.C. Hip Hop to L.A. (VIDEO)

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
John Wellington Ennis

Diamond District's socially conscious lyrics are a welcome relief from the materialism of mainstream rap. Their voices seem bigger than their years, their flows sharpened with a DC drawl, and their delivery confident.

Fake Hasidic Jew Jewel Thieves Were Part Of Scam: Police (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | David Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

It seemed like a perfect example of life imitating art. On New Year's Eve 2008, crooks dressed up as Hasidic Jews held up a Diamond District jewelry ...

Diamond District: Beyond The Bling | SARAH MASLIN NIR | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

In the Diamond District, just steps from the Rockefeller Center subway station, a visitor can find clandestine restaurants and unsung behind-the-scene...