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How Starbucks Just Lost To A Local Coffee Shop

Posted 04.16.2014 | Small Business

A popular local coffee shop is set to replace one of the Starbucks in New York's Grand Central Terminal. Cafe Grumpy -- of "Girls" fame -- will re...

Faithful Shopper: Turn Back Time

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 03.14.2014 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Maybe it's because spring is finally occasionally in the air, or because Daylight Savings Time has kicked in, but right now time - and beautiful ways ...

The Faithful Shopper: Mad for Museums

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 02.28.2014 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Some of the best stores in town aren't run by our legendary retailers or international designers -- they're in our magnificent museums!

Marthe Ramm Fortun's Inverted Sky

Kari Adelaide | Posted 02.05.2014 | Arts
Kari Adelaide

Marthe Ramm Fortun discusses her performance, Inverted Sky, a site specific project at Grand Central Terminal, in New York City. Inverted Sky is a Performa Project co-presented with MTA Arts for Transit and UKS.

Taksim Square: The Destruction of Place and the Power of Preservation

Paul Gunther | Posted 08.07.2013 | World
Paul Gunther

Like New York's joyously crowded Grand Central and the Arab world's historic squares, Taksim is a public space that in the minds of nascent autocrats risks not merely to accommodate unrest but actually to kindle it.

Horses Take Over Grand Central Terminal

Posted 03.25.2013 | Arts

About a year ago, performance artist Nick Cave dressed 800 students, faculty members and helpers at the University of Northern Texas in rainbow horse ...

Why Twitter and Square's Jack Dorsey Should Run New York City

Camilla Webster | Posted 05.22.2013 | New York
Camilla Webster

New York City is the world's ultimate example of a civilization with innumerable moving parts operating in sync. With Twitter, Jack Dorsey created a virtual space that facilitates the same kind of systemic harmony, on a global scale

PHOTOS: Earth's Most Amazing Clocks

Cheapflights | Posted 05.19.2013 | Travel
Cheapflights

A sun dial you can walk up? Definitely.

Bomb Threat Evacuates Grand Central

Posted 04.26.2013 | New York

A bomb scare reportedly caused the evacuation of Grand Central Terminal in New York City Sunday night. From DNAinfo: The Metropolitan Transp...

A Japanese Bullet Train Experience In NYC

Edward Schneider | Posted 04.14.2013 | Travel
Edward Schneider

This March, Grand Central will do its best impression of Tokyo Station, with demonstrations, performances and, most exciting, lots of Japanese food and drink.

PHOTOS: NYC's Massive Underground Projects

AP | VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 04.09.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — Sixteen stories below Grand Central Terminal, an army of workers is blasting through bedrock to create a new commuter rail concourse ...

My Love Affair With Grand Central

Carol Evans | Posted 04.03.2013 | New York
Carol Evans

I first fell in love with Grand Central Station when I took the 6 subway from Union Square every day in the early '80s. The Newsweek clock squeezed between two marble walls was a common meeting spot for me and my boyfriend-turned-fiancé-turned-husband.

PHOTOS: Behind The Scenes Of Grand Central On Its 100th Birthday

Posted 02.07.2013 | Travel

We took a behind-the-scenes tour of the historic New York building and brought back photos.

PHOTOS: Grand Central Celebrates 100th Birthday

AP | Posted 04.02.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — New York City's Grand Central Terminal will celebrate its 100th birthday with a brass band, a "Sex and the City" star and an appearan...

Grand Central Terminal: The Book

Thane Rosenbaum | Posted 03.26.2013 | New York
Thane Rosenbaum

For most people around the world, Grand Central Terminal is not so much a train station as a metaphor for directionless mayhem, traffic run amuck, bodies barely dodging one another -- only a miracle can divert a head-on collision of either man or machine.

Grand Central To Turn 100

AP | BETH J. HARPAZ | Posted 01.10.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Grand Central, the country's most famous train station and one of the finest examples of Beaux Arts architecture in America, turns 100 on ...

'Man On Wire' To Perform Grand Central Stunt?

Posted 04.02.2012 | New York

Famous French aerialist Philippe Petit could reprise a Grand Central Station stunt in honor of the landmark's centennial celebration next February. ...

PHOTOS: Hidden Secrets Of Grand Central Terminal

Posted 11.05.2012 | Travel

The first things visitors to New York's iconic Grand Central need to know is that it's not a train station. Because the massive train yard is the end ...

Gorgeous New Apple Store Opens Its Doors

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 12.09.2011 | Technology

Apple on Friday treated New Yorkers to the official opening of its Grand Central mega-store. Occupying the roomy area behind the east and northeas...

Largest-Ever Apple Store Opening In Grand Central This Friday

Posted 12.05.2011 | New York

One of New York's most iconic locations will soon be housing the largest-ever Apple store with the unveiling of the company's latest retail store in G...

Mr. Jobs, Meet Jackie O

Paul Gunther | Posted 02.01.2012 | Arts
Paul Gunther

The new Apple store in Grand Central Terminal is cultural memory writ large, resulting in a renewal of artistic appreciation for a place at risk of being taken for granted.

The Faithful Shopper: Fixing the Feast and Giving Thanks

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 01.15.2012 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

With that most wonderful and most American holiday of all just about upon us, it seems right to show appreciation for the stores who can help supply or enhance our feast.

Renaissance in the City: My First Trip to NYC Solo

Hayley Rose Horzepa | Posted 12.11.2011 | New York
Hayley Rose Horzepa

A week ago, I took the train into Grand Central Terminal. I've done it many times before but this was the first time I did it alone and I was a bit nervous.

Jawas Peddle Star Wars Complete Saga Across New York City (Photos)

Gary He | Posted 09.20.2011 | New York
Gary He

it should come to nobody's surprise that when Fox Home Entertainment dressed up a bunch of people as science fiction characters to promote the Blu-ray release of the Star Wars saga, nobody batted an eyelash.

LOOK: Apple's New Grand Central Store Will Be Swanky

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 10.19.2011 | Technology

Hammers are swinging at Apple's forthcoming retail location in New York's Grand Central terminal, and the Metropolitan Transportation Authority has fi...