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Police Kill Man Near Times Square

AP | Posted 10.11.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — Police shot and killed a man they say lunged at them with a knife in a confrontation that began in Times Square and drew officers and...

PHOTOS: Mars Rover Landing Wows Onlookers In Times Square | Posted 08.06.2012 | New York

TIMES SQUARE — New Yorkers got to gaze at the surface of Mars from the Crossroads of the World early Monday, as NASA’s rover Curiosity successfull...

First Trip to the U.S. and Covering the AIDS March 2012 'Keep the Promise'

Sthokozo Mabaso | Posted 09.24.2012 | Impact
Sthokozo Mabaso

We all want to keep fighting to find a cure for HIV/Aids. It occurred to me that not only South Africa is facing the HIV epidemic. It was such an honor to take part in the march. As a young and HIV positive person, it gives me hope.

LOOK: Thousands Of Yogis Celebrate Summer Solstice In Times Square

Posted 06.20.2012 | New York

With quickly soaring temperatures and a heat advisory officially in effect, thousands of yoga practitioners are laying their mats to sweat it out in T...

Times Square Nude Model Planning To Sue NYPD

Posted 06.19.2012 | New York

Zoe West, the nude model who was arrested in Times Square while an artist painted her bare body is claiming her civil rights were violated and is plan...

Times Square Desert-Scape

Gabrielle Selz | Posted 06.18.2012 | Arts
Gabrielle Selz

The place, ablaze with lights and crowds, just begs to be turned into an art arena. It's the exact opposite of a serene gallery or museum space. And it absolutely requires a display that reveals this dilemma. How to grab and hold a viewer's attention amid all that hustle?

Pakistani Court Acquits Times Square Bomb Plot Suspects

AP | ZARAR KHAN | Posted 08.02.2012 | World

ISLAMABAD — A Pakistani anti-terrorism court on Saturday acquitted four men who had been charged with helping a Pakistani-American man carry out...

The Roaring 20s Appears In Times Square

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 05.30.2012 | Arts

These days Times Square is possibly avoided more often than sought out, defined by swarms of tourists, overpriced trinkets and all-consuming advertise...

Instagram Spotlight On New York's Hidden Spaces

Posted 05.01.2012 | Arts

Instagram exhibitions have taken place in London and Hong Kong, but today marks the first for New York. HuffPost Arts recently spoke to Brian DiFeo, t...

Car Flips Onto Sidewalk Near Times Square

AP | Posted 06.22.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- Authorities say a car involved in a crash about a block from New York's Times Square flipped onto a sidewalk, injuring several pedestrians...

Dick Clark's New York New Years

AP | DEEPTI HAJELA | Posted 06.19.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- If it was New Year's Eve, then it was Times Square, and it was Dick Clark. The television host with the smooth voice and forever-young fa...

HOW Many Rides Did The Subways See In 2011?

Posted 04.10.2012 | New York

The MTA released new figures detailing subway ridership is on the rise (again), climbing to a staggering grand total of 1,640,434,672 rides in 2011. ...

Chris Jordan : A Bold Light Artist Hits Iconic Icelandic Church

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 06.04.2012 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

It's not that light artist Chris Jordan didn't find the sweeping supersonic jet-shaped façade of the church inspiring. He just wanted to make it visi...

LOOK: 'Silent World' Photos Imagine An Empty NYC

Posted 04.04.2012 | New York

Amidst the hustle and bustle of city life, dodging tourists, and a constant flow of anonymous faces, ever wonder what New York would be like if it wer...

PHOTOS: Amazing Portraits Of An Edgy 1980s Times Square

Posted 03.08.2012 | New York

Nowadays, as Fran Lebowitz put it, "If you’re a New Yorker and you run into another New Yorker in Times Square, it’s like running into someone at ...

Luxury 'Non-Profit' Hotel Costing City Millions With Bogus Church Status

Posted 03.07.2012 | New York

A luxury hotel has been evading millions of dollars in unpaid taxes by clinging onto the building's former church status. The Chatwal, located on ...

Giant Heart Sculpture In Times Square Will Measure Your Love

AP | Posted 02.07.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- There's a giant red heart in the middle of New York City's Times Square that can measure love's pulse. Touch the heart and it starts to b...

Interactive Valentine's Day Art In Times Square

AP | Posted 02.07.2012 | Arts

NEW YORK -- There's a giant red heart in the middle of New York City's Times Square that can measure love's pulse. Touch the heart and it starts to b...

Vendor Who Spotted Times Square Bomb Running For Congress

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 04.08.2012 | New York

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — A Times Square street vendor who alerted police to an attempted car bombing in 2010 said Tuesday that he is running for Con...

The Faithful Shopper: New Year, New Stores

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 03.14.2012 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

We're already anticipating the opening of a new crop of retailers ready to serve our fashion needs. I'll see you all on opening day!

The Best TV Of New Year's Eve

Posted 03.02.2012 | TV

While you were pouring one out for 2011 and taking many in for 2012 with friends and family on Saturday night, New York City's Times Square and Hollyw...

PHOTOS: Wackiest New Year's Eve Ball Drops

Travel + Leisure | Posted 03.01.2012 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

Some wacky drops pay tribute to local products or tastes, while others just go all-out outrageous.

What To Watch On New Year's Eve

The Huffington Post | Laura Prudom | Posted 12.30.2011 | TV

"The Walking Dead" Marathon (11 a.m. to 12 midnight EST on AMC) If you've missed out on the critically-acclaimed zombie drama or are just trying to a...

WATCH: New Yorkers Shred Bad 2011 Memories In Times Square

Posted 12.29.2011 | New York

Catharsis-seeking New Yorkers gathered in Times Square on Wednesday to say farewell to their least favorite memories of 2011. It was the 5th annual Go...

The Faithful Shopper: New Year's Wishes

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 02.28.2012 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Here are some retail events I'd like to see in the year(s) ahead. Some are more likely than others, but the holidays are a time for dreaming, aren't they?