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A Transhumanism Presidential Campaign Trail Dispatch

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 08.18.2016 | Politics
Zoltan Istvan

The last few weeks have been a whirlwind for my transhumanist presidential campaign. I'm excited that transhumanism -- the social movement that aims to use radical science and technology to improve the human species -- continues to be represented in politics in a major way.

Representations Of The Feminine In Tissue Paper

Christine Stoddard | Posted 08.16.2016 | Arts
Christine Stoddard

In June of this year, the New York arts nonprofit chashama kindly commissioned my "Representations of the Feminine in Tissue Paper," a mixed media, on-site installation at the Condé Nast Building in Times Square.

The Great Narrative of China

Mette Holm | Posted 07.31.2016 | World
Mette Holm

There's a must see on Times Square these next few days! For free. 120 times a day until August 3rd. Tourist or local, it is very difficult to miss it,...

Naked Man In Times Square Yells 'Donald Trump,' Jumps From Ledge

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 06.30.2016 | Crime

A naked man atop a ledge in New York City's Times Square Thursday morning repeatedly screamed “Donald Trump, where are you?” and later jumped, inj...

10 New York Hotspots Featured on TV Land's Younger... and Where YOU Can Find Them!

Matt Smith2 | Posted 03.30.2016 | Entertainment
Matt Smith2

Liza, Kelsey and Lauren enjoy "lunch with the girls" in Bryant Park Photo Credit: TVLand Hey, you! Yes, you! Are you watching Younger on TVLand? ...

The 12 Most Popular Hotels in New York City Right Now

Oyster | Posted 03.14.2016 | Travel
Oyster

Sure, it's expensive and crowded, and you'll be paying high rates for a tiny hotel room, but for many, that's a small price to pay to see the one-of-a-kind city.

Streetfight

Joel Epstein | Posted 03.07.2016 | New York
Joel Epstein

Streetfight is an inspiring read. The sort of book that should be read by every officeholder wondering how they will advance their agenda in the rough and tumble world of contemporary urban politics.

Blue Fin Is a Delicious Part of the Spirit of Times Square

John Mariani | Posted 02.15.2016 | Travel
John Mariani

It's easy enough to understand why some people might consider the ideal restaurant to be small, owned by the chef, and never varying or expanding. I,...

Stem Cell Battles -- in Times Square?

Don C. Reed | Posted 01.21.2016 | New York
Don C. Reed

One sunny afternoon in 1963, two very young soldiers were standing on the observation deck of the Empire State Building, 86 floors up, looking out over the greatest city in the world. For me now, as the father of a paralyzed young man, I am eternally grateful.

8 Ideal Ways to Romance Your Beloved in New York City

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 01.13.2016 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

Visit Central Park Zoo. Though small, this zoo is an enchanting way to spend an hour or two, no matter your age. Snuggle up while watching Snow Leopards cuddle and delight in the antics of sea lions and penguins. Laughing together is the ultimate aphrodisiac.

Dogs, Dimples and Decibels A Wonderous Evening with Laurie Anderson

Suzanne Donaldson | Posted 01.06.2016 | Arts
Suzanne Donaldson

Dogs howling and teeth chattering were the sounds that split the night in Times Square late Monday evening.

More Than A Million People Welcome 2016 In Times Square

Reuters | Adam Goldberg | Posted 01.01.2016 | Entertainment

By Laila Kearney NEW YORK, Jan 1 (Reuters) - More than a million people in New York's Times Square hailed the arrival of 2016 early Friday with kisses...

1 Million Expected To Pack NYC's Times Square Under Tight Security

Reuters | Nina Golgowski | Posted 12.31.2015 | Crime

More than a million people are expected to crowd into New York City's Times Square under heavy security on Thursday to celebrate the arrival of 2016 w...

The Faithful Shopper: New Year, New Stores

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 12.30.2015 | New York
Read More: Champagne, 2016, Happy New Year, Times Square, Madison Avenue, Sonia Rykiel, 816 Madison Ave, Paris, France, Ready-to-Wear Collections, Fur, Leather, Shoes, Children's Lines, Julie De Libran, 935 Madison Avenue, Italy, Milan, Pope, United States, Barneys, Bergdorf Goodman, Intermix, Moda Operandi, Neiman Marcus, Net-a-Porter, Saks, Shopbop, Moynat, Faith Hope Consolo, New York Fashion Week, February, Dover Street Market, Apple, Mac, Iphone, Macbook, Ipad, Jimmy Choo, 699 Madison Avenue, Hermès, Isabel Marant, 23 East 67th Street, The Row, 17 East 71st Street, Ashley Olsen, Full House, Mary-Kate Olsen, Midtown, Saks OFF 5TH, Billionaires Row, Millionaires Row, 135 East 57th Street, Saks Fifth Avenue, Discount Designer Handbags, Dresses, Tower 57, Brookfield Place, Target, 255 Greenwich Street, Tribeca, East Harlem, Westfield World Trade Center, World Trade Center, 7 WTC, Oculus, Santiago Calatrava, 3 World Trade Center, 4 World Trade Center, Aesop, Aldo, The Art of Shaving, Banana Republic, Beer Table, Breitling, Camper, Caudalie, Charles Tyrwhitt, Cole Haan, Cos, Crabtree & Evelyn, Designer Eyes, Dune London, Eataly, Edward Beiner, Epicerie Boulud, Fika, Folli Follie, Fossil, Hugo Boss, Joe Coffee, John Barrett Salon, John Varvatos, Kate Spade New York, Kiehl's, Kiko Milano, L'Occitane, La Colombe, Lacoste, Links of London, LK Bennett, London Jewelers, Longines, Lore Wine & Spirits, M.a.C, Market Lane (Previously Known as Jones the Grocer), Michael Kors, K. Minamoto, Montblanc, Nobletree Coffee, NuNu Chocolates, Pandora, Penhaglion's, Reiss, Rituals Cosmetics, Sephora, Stuart Weitzman, Swatch, Thomas Sabo, Tissot, True Religion, Turnbull & Asser, Under Armour, Une De 50, Victoria's Secret, Victoria's Secret Beauty, Vince Camuto, & Other Stories, Aquazzura, Matchesfashion, New York News
Faith Hope Consolo

It's time to pop the champagne and celebrate the new shopping landscape that is on the horizon in 2016.

The Faithful Shopper: Shine Bright Like a Diamond

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 12.15.2015 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

My next installation for Christmas 2015 Holiday Windows is all about the jewels. Fifth Avenue is home to the biggest and best jewelry boutiques in the world.

New York Photographer Jonathan Higbee Speaks Out About Street Photography

Michael Ernest Sweet | Posted 11.24.2015 | Arts
Michael Ernest Sweet

All Photographs (c) Jonathan Higbee For some time now I have been an admirer of Jonathan Higbee's photography. It's calm and very zen, especially for...

The Story of a Homeless Man and His Birthday Sign

Alexis Benveniste | Posted 12.05.2015 | Impact
Alexis Benveniste

It was a chilly October evening as I walked through a bustling Times Square on my way home from work.

Pakistani Artist Animates the Times Square

Raza Rumi | Posted 10.07.2015 | Arts
Raza Rumi

This October, the electronic billboards at the maddening Times Square in New York City will display the creative prowess of Shahzia Sikander, an artist of Pakistani descent who lives and works in NYC.

The Furies and Worries of a Fast Walker

Alex Iosiovich | Posted 09.30.2015 | Comedy
Alex Iosiovich

My name is Alex and I'm a fast walker. Your slow-walking, four-person family stretched across the sidewalk are in my way, and it's making me become an asshole because I can't force myself to stroll at a normal human being pace.

Putting Money Where My Mouth Is and Funding Women-led Startups

Craig Newmark | Posted 09.29.2015 | Technology
Craig Newmark

At Microsoft in Times Square this November 9, ten women-led startups will pitch their innovative and disruptive ventures to a panel of investors for t...

Lewd Awakening: Clean Up Times Square by Taxing Naked Nuisances

Eli Verschleiser | Posted 09.24.2015 | New York
Eli Verschleiser

Let the panhandlers work. But make it expensive. After all, the main appeal of this kind of work is the low overhead.

Disney-fied New York City Adventure in Photos

Dave Parfitt | Posted 09.04.2015 | Travel
Dave Parfitt

50+ Million tourists descend on New York City each year, and now Disney's group tour arm, Adventures by Disney, is bringing just a few more. In 2015 Adventures by Disney began offering, for the first time, a jam-packed, four-day long weekend in Manhattan on select dates May through October.

Topless Painted 'Angel' of Times Square, 'They're Just Boobs, They Don't Shoot Bullets'

Sandi Bachom | Posted 09.01.2015 | Women
Sandi Bachom

"We're out here having fun, we're out here celebrating life, celebrating New York City, celebrating being a woman."

Topless Women Fight For The Right To Be Topless

Andy Golub | Posted 08.28.2015 | Weird News
Andy Golub

If you are looking for Disneyland, then you are in the wrong state. This is New York. Times Square is a PUBLIC SPACE. And in New York City (and New Yo...

Watch the Topless Women of New York Discuss Their Mission

Cosmopolitan | Tanisha Ramirez | Posted 08.28.2015 | Latino Voices

​Posing topless in Times Square in New York City has been legal since 1992, and Mayor De Blasio and Governor Cuomo are currently trying to ban it. T...