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Seth MacFarlane Celebrates the Classic Christmas Albums of the 1940s and 1950s With Holiday for Swing!

Jim Hill | Posted 12.26.2014 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

So how did Seth and Joel go about choosing the holiday songs that would be featured on this recording? Given that MacFarlane has an almost encyclopedic knowledge of the great American songbook, McNeeley opted to let Seth choose the line-up for this Christmas album.

A Season of Darkness and Light

Kimberly Couzens | Posted 12.23.2014 | Women
Kimberly Couzens

Since the year I turned ten, the days following Thanksgiving have marked the arrival of my personal dark season. When sun sets too early and the temperature drops, I am brought back to the last day of my father's life.

The Thrill of the Old

Jon Bird | Posted 12.11.2014 | Business
Jon Bird

We should never forget the power of human connection in retail, the strength of a story well told, and the lasting impression of great visual merchandising brought to life in good old-fashioned three dimensions.

Mariah Carey Struggles Through 'All I Want For Christmas'

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 12.04.2014 | Entertainment

As she is wont to do, Mariah Carey performed "All I Want for Christmas Is You" during Wednesday night's Rockefeller Center Christmas tree lighting in ...

Chasing Ariana Grande & Black Escalades

Dr. Jeffrey H. Toney | Posted 09.03.2014 | Celebrity
Dr. Jeffrey H. Toney

Photo: Ariana Grande, 93.3 FLZ Jingle Ball Tampa Florida IMG 6850 (Creative Commons) We had been standing for hours, a cluster of dots amidst a s...

Koons, Walker and the Examination of Life and Death

Mary Alice Franklin | Posted 09.27.2014 | Arts
Mary Alice Franklin

Jeff Koons and Kara Walker are far from the first artists to explore the concept of life and death in their artwork. In fact, this concept is the very essence of what the art world constantly seeks to investigate.

Fire At 30 Rock Injures 6

AP | Posted 07.14.2014 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City fire officials say six people, including a child, suffered slight burns when a piece of camera equipment caught fire i...

Eulogy for a Fledgling Who Took Flight

Jeremiah Horrigan | Posted 08.09.2014 | Media
Jeremiah Horrigan

I don't particularly remember saying goodbye to Tim. Once he'd pried Moynihan out of the editor's corner office, he had no reason to linger. Our lives would go on, we'd never share another word, let alone an adventure.

The Faithful Shopper: Graduation Gifts

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 07.29.2014 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

It's that time of year again, when we congratulate our favorite college and post-degree graduates and cheerfully send them off into the working world!...

Jimmy And Jon Teach Us The True Meaning Of The Photobomb

The Huffington Post | Christine Dalton | Posted 03.11.2014 | Comedy

There are photobombs and then there are PHOTOBOMBS. Jon Hamm joined Jimmy Fallon on "The Tonight Show" to teach us how it's really done. These two...

The Faithful Shopper: Spring Vacation

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 04.16.2014 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Are you as done with winter as I am? I've never seen our friends and neighbors in more need of a spring break in the sun! While it may be cold and sno...

A New York Christmas Fairy Tale: "Mystery Couple" Proposal at Rockefeller Center Tree

Sandi Bachom | Posted 12.31.2013 | New York
Sandi Bachom

Was it random, or had they planned it for months? Did she know... or was it a complete surprise?

'Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas': A Video Love Letter to New York City at Christmas

Sandi Bachom | Posted 02.23.2014 | New York
Sandi Bachom

The day was so intoxicating, the city I love so all dressed up for Christmas -- well, there's just no place like it in the world. And the best news, it was absolutely free.

Hollywood's Favorite Sirs Visit NYC's Most Famous Tree

Posted 12.12.2013 | Celebrity

Nothing says it's the holiday season quite like Rockefeller Center's dazzling Christmas Tree. Once the lights go on, the tree becomes a focal point of...

The Simple Antidote to Blaring Holiday Songs

Christine Chen | Posted 02.05.2014 | Hawaii
Christine Chen

I wondered: during our amped up holiday schedules and constant content on our phones, what's all of this sensory overload doing to our health?

PHOTOS: NOW It Feels Like Christmas!

AP | JAKE PEARSON | Posted 12.05.2013 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — With a flick of the switch, a 76-foot Norway Spruce officially became the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree Wednesday night after it...

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree To Be Lit TONIGHT!

AP | Posted 12.04.2013 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — A 76-foot Norway Spruce from Shelton, Conn., is set to be lit as New York City's Rockefeller Center Christmas tree. The annual holi...

#NoDisrespectToNewYorkers... But You Can Do Better On Instagram

Courtney Garcia | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy
Courtney Garcia

All I'm asking, New Yorkers, is that you either honestly document the city, including the trash bags that get buried for months under the snow when the blizzard hits, or quit clogging up my feed with propaganda.

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Arrives Today

AP | Posted 11.27.2013 | New York

SHELTON, Conn. (AP) — A 76-foot Norway spruce is joining thousands of other Connecticut commuters as it heads to work in midtown Manhattan. For the...

Rainbow Room To Finally Reopen In 2014

AP | Posted 11.17.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — New York City's Rainbow Room, where music greats Tommy Dorsey, Guy Lombardo and others performed, will reopen to the public in the fa...

PHOTOS: Lighting The Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree

AP | DEEPTI HAJELA | Posted 01.28.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — An 80-foot Norway spruce that made it through Superstorm Sandy was transformed into a beacon of shimmering glory Wednesday when New Y...

PHOTOS: Rockefeller Christmas Tree Arrives In NYC

Posted 11.14.2012 | New York

After surviving the high winds of Hurricane Sandy, the tree destined to grace Rockefeller Center this holiday season made its grand arrival in New Yor...

Rainbow Room Gets Landmark Status

AP | Posted 10.17.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- New York City's iconic Rainbow Room at Rockefeller Center has been designated a landmark. The city Landmarks Preservation Commission on T...

PHOTO: 80 Years Later, Mystery Surround Famous Photograph

Posted 09.22.2012 | New York

One of New York City's most famous photographs turned 80 Thursday. "Lunch Atop A Skyscraper," showing 11 workers eating lunch while sitting on a steel...

Times Square Desert-Scape

Gabrielle Selz | Posted 06.18.2012 | Arts
Gabrielle Selz

The place, ablaze with lights and crowds, just begs to be turned into an art arena. It's the exact opposite of a serene gallery or museum space. And it absolutely requires a display that reveals this dilemma. How to grab and hold a viewer's attention amid all that hustle?