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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.

PHOTOS: Adopt These Adorable NYC Pets

Posted 09.03.2013 | 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...

New Yorkers Want Their City Back: Do they deserve it?

Randy Credico | Posted 10.30.2013 | New York
Randy Credico

This Sept. 10, voters in the New York Democratic Party primary will get a chance to nominate the most radical mayoral candidate since Fiorello La Guardia.

PHOTOS: Adopt These Adorable NYC Pets

Posted 08.25.2013 | 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...

Bill Lynch and New York City's Gorgeous Mosaic

Henry Miller | Posted 10.20.2013 | New York
Henry Miller

Following his death on August 9th at the age of 72, Bill Lynch is rightly being recognized for his legendary role in New York and national politics.

The Folly of a Preemptive & Deceptive Attack on Diane Ravitch's New Book

Kevin Welner | Posted 10.19.2013 | New York
Kevin Welner

Although (like Cunningham) I have not seen an advance copy of Ravitch's new book, I did read a review that says the second half of the book offers an alternative agenda, and my hunch is that it does go beyond a direct focus on poverty.

PHOTOS: Adopt These Adorable NYC Pets

Posted 08.17.2013 | 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...

Justice Prevails, Racial Profiling Must End

Camille Rivera | Posted 10.15.2013 | New York
Camille Rivera

Over the years, I and countless other New Yorkers have heard far too many horror stories of young men of color being stopped, humiliated, embarrassed and disrespected for no good reason.

10 Things You Should Know About This Week's Stop and Frisk Decision

Kate Rubin | Posted 10.15.2013 | New York
Kate Rubin

Real safety comes from a police department that follows the law and respects people's fundamental rights, building trust with communities rather than undermining it. This week's historic ruling is a tremendous step in the right direction.

How To Nab Extra Cronuts And Help Those In Need

The Huffington Post | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 08.15.2013 | New York

Proud New Yorkers finally have something in common with tourists, as both will go to unseemly lengths for a cronut. For the whopping 68 percent of you...

PHOTOS: Adopt These Adorable NYC Cats

Posted 08.09.2013 | New York

Every week The Huffington Post New York features city animals up for adoption through the Animal Care & Control of New York City. A nonprofit orga...

Photographer Gail Quagliata Documents A Dying Manhattan Icon: The Bodega

Holly Cara Price | Posted 10.08.2013 | Arts
Holly Cara Price

Gail Quagliata's original objective in 2009 was to find the best bodega coffee in town, and it soon took on a life of its own. Every Bodega in Manhatt...