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New York City on a Budget: 10 Great Things to Do That Won't Break the Bank

Carl Phillips | Posted 12.15.2014 | New York
Carl Phillips

It's a city that offers so much. It's also a city that can easily break your budget! NYC living doesn't always equal cheap living. However, there is plenty to do for free or relatively inexpensively in the city that might not make it into some of the guidebooks.

LOOK: NYC Icon Gives Gay Grooms The 'Carrie Bradshaw Wedding' They've Been Dreaming Of

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 10.27.2014 | Gay Voices

It was a fairytale come true for Gene Kagan and Robert Vincent Regina, who tied the knot Oct. 18 in what's believed to be the first gay wedding to be ...

Grand Central Terminal (PHOTOS)

Ken Hamm | Posted 12.06.2014 | New York
Ken Hamm

Another photographic albatross for me is Grand Central Terminal. I have tried to capture it so many times, in so many different ways that I feel I...

Grand Central Terminal Award Highlights Big Opportunity to Upgrade Historic Landmarks

Maya Albanese | Posted 12.03.2014 | Green
Maya Albanese

The new bulbs in Grand Central will save the MTA $100,000 each year. According to the MTA, the project cost $23.4 million, which was initially paid for by the New York Power Authority (NYPA).

Why Jackie O Still Matters

Jennifer J. Raab | Posted 07.16.2014 | Women
Jennifer J. Raab

Growing up at a time when the place of women in American society was undergoing sweeping changes and doors were opening for us into an uncertain future, we could look to her as a role model.

It's Carbon and Monoxide the Ol' Detroit Perfume

Joel Epstein | Posted 07.07.2014 | Detroit
Joel Epstein

An Angeleno urbanist jonesing for the sort of brick and mortar one is hard pressed to find in most parts of Los Angeles, I was excited to be heading back to a place I'd been fascinated with since taking a course at the University of Michigan on urban development in the American rustbelt.

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 05.13.2014 | 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 04.30.2014 | 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...