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Second Avenue Subway Series Continues...

SidneyAnne Stone | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
SidneyAnne Stone

Despite all of the chaos going on in the world these days, local businesses on Second Avenue are still crumbling on an almost daily basis in large part due to the upheaval brought about by the Second Avenue subway construction.

WATCH: Dancing NYPD Cop Goes Off On Street Vendor

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.11.2013 | New York

In a perfect demonstration of the NYPD's "Courtesy, Professionalism, and Respect," we give you this video, posted by The Street Vendor's Project, of a...

PHOTOS: Adopt These NYC Pets

Posted 11.01.2013 | New York

Every week The Huffington Post New York features city animals up for adoption, in partnership with Animal Care & Control of New York City. A nonpro...

Sugar Man Finds Radio City

Salvatore Bono | Posted 12.11.2013 | New York
Salvatore Bono

If someone a year ago were to have told Rodriguez that in a years time he would sell out Radio City Music Hall, he probably would have said they were crazy.

Another NYPD Officer Present During Biker Attack

| Posted 10.10.2013 | New York

By Murray Weiss NEW YORK — Another NYPD officer has come out of the shadows to admit he was riding with the motorcycle road-rage mob that attacke...

That Sh*t Cray

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 10.10.2013 | New York

A Brooklyn man is now afraid of his toilet. The Daily News reports Michel Pierre, 58, was one of four tenants injured after toilets inside the Cat...

Anti-Semitic 'Elmo' Gets Year In Jail

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York

By Luke Swiderski NEW YORK, Oct 9 (Reuters) - A bogus costumed Elmo, who collected tips for cuddling children in family photos in New ...

Bloomberg's 'Taxi of Tomorrow' Rejected For Overstepping Boundaries

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 10.11.2013 | New York

Mayor Bloomberg's "Taxi of Tomorrow" plan was rejected by the New York State Supreme Court on Tuesday due to an "overreach of executive authority," ma...

Crane Dangles Off Midtown Tower

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 10.07.2013 | New York

A construction crane being used for a Midtown skyscraper project malfunctioned Monday morning around 9:20 a.m, leading authorities to close 57th Stree...

Bloomberg: Shutdown Will Hurt Hurricane Sandy Victims

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 10.07.2013 | New York

In his weekly radio address on Sunday, Mayor Bloomberg called on Congress to rectify the shutdown crisis before it affects the aid promised to Hurrica...

PHOTOS: Adopt These NYC Pets

Posted 10.05.2013 | New York

Every week The Huffington Post New York features city animals up for adoption, in partnership with Animal Care & Control of New York City. A nonpro...

Blurred Lines and the Art of Catcalling

Lauren Cahn | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Lauren Cahn

Schiro began talking to women about catcalling. Wanting to bring the words alive visually, she began to collect photographs of the women, along with the catcalls that haunted them. Her collection began to take shape.

No Answers For Family Of National Guardsman, Shot And Killed By Cop

| Posted 10.04.2013 | New York

By Trevor Kapp QUEENS — A triangular American flag rests in a glass case perched high on a wall inside Cecilia Reyes' tidy Rego Park apartment. ...

The Flaming Lips & Tame Impala Wow Terminal 5

Salvatore Bono | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Salvatore Bono

It was a co-headlining bill that may seem obtuse at first, rising Australian buzz band, Tame Impala on the same level as psychedelic indie legends, The Flaming Lips, but the match-up worked just right.

Pedestrians Trip Over Citi Bike Stations, Sue Citi Bike

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 10.02.2013 | New York

Two lawsuits have been filed against Citi Bikes since the program officially launched in May. Neither lawsuit however, has anything to do with bike ri...

Vote For Public Advocate Tomorrow

Posted 10.01.2013 | New York

The runoff election for the the Democratic nomination for New York City public advocate is on Tuesday, October 1. Neither of the two candidates, city ...

WATCH: Bikers Assault Driver After High-Speed Chase

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 10.01.2013 | New York

An annual New York City motorcycle ride and rally, called the "Hollywood Block Party," turned violent Sunday after a motorcyclist was involved in a mi...

NYC Air Quality The Best In 50 Years

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 09.30.2013 | New York

Breathe easy: New York City's air quality has reached the cleanest levels in more than 50 years, according to a statement released by the mayor's offi...

Supporters Want Massive Ferris Wheel, But Without The Outlet Mall

| Posted 09.27.2013 | New York

By Nicholas Rizzi ST. GEORGE — With final approval expected at the end of November, the City Council has been looking for a way to approve the St...

18-Year-Old Skateboarder Killed After Riding Alongside Truck

DNAinfo | Posted 09.26.2013 | New York

SUNNYSIDE — A young man skateboarding while holding onto a truck was was killed Thursday when he lost his grip and slipped beneath the wheels, polic...

PHOTOS: Adopt These Adorable NYC Pets

Posted 11.22.2013 | New York

Every week The Huffington Post New York features city animals up for adoption, in partnership with Animal Care & Control of New York City. A nonpr...

Happy To Play The Underdog

AP | JONATHAN LEMIRE | Posted 09.22.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Joe Lhota spent more than 30 years quietly stalking New York City's halls of power, remaining largely unknown as he sat at Mayor Rudolph G...

PHOTOS: Adopt These NYC Pets

Posted 09.13.2013 | New York

Every week The Huffington Post New York features city animals up for adoption, in partnership with Animal Care & Control of New York City. A nonpro...

22-Year-Old Slammed For Buying Own Apartment?

Posted 09.11.2013 | New York

In the age of new media and anonymous commenting, controversies can blow up quicker than you can say "24-hour news cycle." An intrepid 22-year-old New...

Depeche Mode's Delta Machine Lands in Brooklyn

Salvatore Bono | Posted 11.09.2013 | New York
Salvatore Bono

For the last 33 years, Depeche Mode have managed to usher in a new era of music with their electronic, new-wave and later cold-wave/industrial sound, sustain their popularity and return to America more popular each time they tour.