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Nude Artist's Muse Nabbed In Times Square

Posted 10.31.2011 | New York

The Naked Cowboy isn't the only showing some skin in Times Square these days. From The New York Daily News: Zoe West, 21, who was being painted ...

WATCH: Five Great Videos Of NYC During Irene

Posted 10.29.2011 | New York

An empty Times Square, a closed subway system, streets flooded with water, most businesses and restaurants closed--Hurricane Irene made for a pretty s...

The Faithful Shopper: Back to School for the City Cool

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 10.15.2011 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Tots adore Crocs' rainbow, plastic footwear, and the company has expanded the empire with tons of new styles, sneakers, and backpacks galore.

The Faithful Shopper: Time to Travel

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 10.01.2011 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

It may be August, but there's still time to sneak in that summer vacation. The key to a relaxing trip is making sure you're properly equipped before you leave, with the right luggage, the right information, and the right tools.

WATCH: Times Square As Represented In Video Games

Posted 09.18.2011 | Arts

For many New Yorkers, Times Square probably already feels sort of like a video game. You weave as quickly as possible through the crowd and dodge enem...

Flashback New York

Melissa Terzis | Posted 09.11.2011 | New York
Melissa Terzis

People who love New York City often have a very specific time they link to their love affair. My own love affair with New York was born shortly after I was -- in the 1970s.

Mitch McConnell Drafts Casey Anthony Into the War on Terror

Daphne Eviatar | Posted 09.10.2011 | Politics
Daphne Eviatar

According to Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY), the Casey Anthony verdict is precisely why the U.S. should no longer be allowed to bring suspected terrorists to trial in its civilian federal courts: because juries cannot be trusted to convict in all cases.

Spontaneous Dancers Freaking Out Times Sq Pedestrians | Posted 09.06.2011 | New York

MIDTOWN -- Times Square's pedestrian plazas were transformed into a dance stage Wednesday, confusing legions of tourists in the first of a series of p...

'Rapper' Climbs Light Pole in Times Square, Shuts Down Traffic

| Kareem Johnson | Posted 08.28.2011 | New York

TIMES SQUARE -- Police shut down a portion of Times Square to traffic Tuesday after a man climbed a light pole on 44th Street. Hundreds of people g...

Suspicious Package At Times Square

Posted 08.27.2011 | New York

A suspicious package near 45th Street and Broadway has prompted a portion of Times Square to be shut down on Monday evening, according to eyewitness r...

Michael McLaughlin

Straighten Up, Folks! It's Global Planking Day! (But Real Plankers Couldn't Care Less) | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 11.16.2011 | Weird News

Planking is the latest fad from the Land Down Under, but the excitement for it is drying up faster than the hoopla surrounding previous Australian exp...

To Bin Laden, Times Square Crowd Says Good Riddance

Posted 07.02.2011 | New York

This is what it feels like in New York in the middle of the night, just hours after reports that Osama bin Laden is dead. Times Square is a victory pa...

One Year After Times Square Bomb Scare, Concerns Endure

AP | By TOM HAYS | Posted 07.02.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- One year after a militant from Connecticut spread panic by driving a bomb-laden SUV into the heart of Times Square, New Yorkers, tourists ...

New Yorkers Flood The Streets After Bin Laden's Death

Posted 07.01.2011 | New York

New Yorkers are responding to the news that Osama bin Laden is dead. Shortly after the announcement from President Obama, New Yorkers in Times Squ...

LOOK: This Subway Car Is Only Twenty Inches Long

Posted 06.21.2011 | New York

New York can be a big and lonely place, so sculptor Alan Wolfson has shrunk it down to size. Way down. His insanely detailed miniature dioramas of...

Times Square Bombeing Case Reaches Deal

AP | Posted 06.08.2011 | New York

BOSTON -- A Pakistani man arrested in Massachusetts during the investigation into the failed Times Square bombing has agreed to a deal with prosecutor...

Table Service In Times Square

Posted 05.30.2011 | New York

Welcome to Times Square, can we take your order? Times Square pedestrian plazas will turn into sidewalk cafes under a new plan to bring food servic...

Naked Cowboy Loses Legal Duel With Naked Cowgirl

| Olivia Scheck | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

MANHATTAN -- Times Square's Naked Cowboy failed to wrangle any cash out of his scantily clad nemesis, the self-proclaimed "Naked Cowgirl," according t...

Rally Against Hearing On US Muslims Held In Times Square

AP | KAREN MATTHEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Some 300 people gathered in Times Square on Sunday to speak out against a planned congressional hearing on Muslim terrorism, criticiz...

Armory Show NYC: The Art World's Fashion Week

Artlog | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Every year in March, New York City is taken over by the art community for a week of art fairs, gallery openings and of course parties. It is the art w...

A Timeline Of Recent Terror Attack Attempts In The U.S.

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A Saudi engineering student who sought to make a bomb targeting including former President George W. Bush's home is due to appear in federal court tod...

The Bike Lane Battle of the Bulge

Joel Epstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Joel Epstein

Change, like this diet I am on, is hard. But if you want to make over the city for the better, you need to break up the pavement sometimes and envision the possibilities.

Counterterror NYC Ignores Inconvenient Truths

Len Levitt | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Levitt

Counterterror NYC, a National Geographic special, blindly and uncritically endorsed NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly's high-tech approach to fighting terrorism. It failed to address Kelly's fatal flaw: his ego.

Model Pleads Not Guilty To Times Square Castration Murder

AP | SAMANTHA GROSS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A Portuguese model accused of killing a celebrity TV journalist in a hotel admitted to brutally attacking him for more than an hour &...

New York Hosts the First Million-Dollar Surf Contest

Zach Weisberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Zach Weisberg

While the decision to hold the first World Tour event on the East Coast since the 1980s may raise a few eyebrows, Surfline's Sean Collins has prepared a barrage of facts to justify the decision.