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You Won't Believe What This Woman Does With NYC MetroCards

HooplaHa | Posted 02.03.2013 | Good News
HooplaHa

There's some value to the saying "Your trash may be someone else's treasure." Nina Boesch, a NY based interaction designer from Germany, turns old MetroCards into art.

Graffiti In The Bathroom

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 01.21.2013 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

New canvases celebrate the graffiti-covered bar bathroom and its aggressive lack of style. A quick snort, a scribbled tag, and you my love. Now that...

"The Last Picture", Jaime Rojo Shoots the Street

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 01.14.2013 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

New York streets never sleep, and they are just as raw, maddening, and wondrous as you've heard. Well known Street Art photographer Jaime Rojo cannot ...

Hurricane Sandy Blackout Video of Lower Manhattan

Untapped Cities | Posted 01.13.2013 | New York
Untapped Cities

After Hurricane Sandy swept through New York City at the end of October, much of Lower Manhattan was left underwater and without power.

Woody Allen Classic Gets New Life From Jason Reitman

insidemovies.ew.com | Posted 01.09.2013 | Entertainment

Jason Reitman's staged live-readings of famous movie scripts has become a must-see Los Angeles event, but the next one will pay tribute to the big cit...

A Touching Tribute To The City That Never Sleeps

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 01.08.2013 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

New Mural Pays Tribute to Wall's Owner, His Family, and New Yorkers The newly painted Goldman Wall is here on Bowery and Houston Street for you to po...

Endless Lines at "High Tech" NYC Polling Places

Evelyn Leopold | Posted 01.06.2013 | New York
Evelyn Leopold

If the popular vote in the 2012 election is down in New York City, you can blame it on the new voting machines -- and , of course, on the devastation caused by Sandy.

WATCH: Powerful Videos Capture Superstorm Sandy's Destruction In Staten Island

Posted 11.06.2012 | Impact

Battling harsh weather conditions and wading through flooded streets, filmmaker Casey Neistat risked a lot to immortalize the devastation of Superstor...

Whatever It Takes -- If You Can, Vote!

Michael Winship | Posted 01.05.2013 | Politics
Michael Winship

The illustrated cover of this week's issue of The New Yorker magazine says it all. Titled "Undeterred," it shows a determined flood survivor in water up to his backpack, shining his flashlight through the darkness onto a sign: "Vote Here Vote Aqui."

PHOTOS: Rubbernecking From Brooklyn

Thomas Shomaker | Posted 01.05.2013 | Travel
Thomas Shomaker

Hurricane left the southern tip of Manhattan powerless and the views from Brooklyn were spellbinding.

Should Flood Survivors of Hurricane Sandy Relocate?

Sandy Rosenthal | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Sandy Rosenthal

Fifty-five percent of the nation's population lives in counties protected by levees. The time has come to admit that one-size-fits-all flood protection will not adequately protect the regions with the most people, property and infrastructure.

Hurricane Sandy: New York After the Storm

Toni Haber | Posted 01.01.2013 | New York
Toni Haber

When I first started preparing for Hurricane Sandy on Sunday, I, like the rest of New York, had no way of knowing the full ramifications of this storm.

Christina Wilkie

Hurricane Sandy: Could There Be Food Shortages?

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 10.31.2012 | Business

Thousands of truckloads of food that were headed for stores in the Northeast are stuck on roadsides and in warehouses following the crippling blow Hur...

A Monster Mash In The Streets

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 12.31.2012 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

"I have never seen a greater monster or miracle in the world than myself." -Michel Eyquem, seigneur de Montaigne (1533-1592) Seeing a monster on the ...

WATCH: Massive Explosion Rocks Manhattan During Storm

Posted 10.31.2012 | Technology

An explosion at a substation belonging to New York utility company Consolidated Edison (ConEd) rocked Manhattan's East Village at approximately 9 p.m....

8 Tips To Get A Raise

Jonathan Alpert | Posted 12.29.2012 | Money
Jonathan Alpert

4. Anticipate resistance from your boss and know how to respond. Remember, there are two opposing goals: yours is to make money while his is to save money.

Trying to 'Have It All' With a Nanny

Erika Soto Lamb | Posted 12.26.2012 | Parents
Erika Soto Lamb

It's enough to be a working mother -- constantly inundated by the discussion of whether or not we can "have it all" -- and then to hear this awful tale that plants a seed of fear about how maybe you can't even trust the one person who, for those of us trying to do it, helps us keep it together.

Will I Follow My Grandmother's Path in Love?

Nina Camp | Posted 12.25.2012 | Women
Nina Camp

I was sitting on the balcony floor watching PBS on her portable television when she came up the wood and iron spiral staircase, went to a low shelf, pulled out a cardboard box and said, "These are my journals. You can go through them if you like."

Your Start-Up Life: Jean-Georges' Ingredients for Success

Rana Florida | Posted 10.24.2012 | Business
Rana Florida

If all he did was cook, Jean-Georges Vongerichten's status as one of France's -- and the world's -- most innovative chefs would be assured. But Vongerichten's amazing talents in the kitchen are aligned with a genius for business.

Sex In The City: Street Art That is NSFW

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 12.24.2012 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

This art is not safe for work or school, even though it's openly on display out in the public. It sounds strange to say it but these images of street...

5 Tantalizing Rye-Whiskey Cocktails

Liquor.com | Posted 12.19.2012 | Taste
Liquor.com

Over the last few years, rye whiskey has seen a huge rise in popularity, thanks in part to shows like "Mad Men" and the recent speakeasy craze.

Dad Seeks Mystery Samaritan Who Saved His Life

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 10.15.2012 | Impact

To the New York City stranger who pumped life into Jason Kroft after a heart attack left him near death: Kroft's family says thank you. Now who are...

The Best Jokes About New York City

Posted 10.09.2012 | Comedy

Few cities have inspired as much comedy as New York, and it's no coincidence that it's where many of the best comedians in America have cut their teet...

A New York Tour of Modern Homes (PHOTOS)

J. Michael Welton | Posted 10.03.2012 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

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LaRouche PAC Protests President Obama

Wayne Anderson | Posted 11.27.2012 | New York
Wayne Anderson

On my way to and from Manhattan's West Side on Wednesday, I passed by a protest that appeared to be sponsored by the LaRouche PAC, calling for President Obama to be impeached.