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Thousands of young activists filled the streets by New York City Hall Friday for the Global Climate Strike. Participants joined together to strike ahead of next week’s UN Climate Summit and NYC...

UPDATED: Power has gradually been restored to Midtown Manhattan and the theater district after what New York City officials described as a rolling blackout that darkened Times Square and other high-traffic...

The National Park Service announced it would ban commercial tours inside the Statue of Liberty as a “necessary response” to overcrowding.  Commercial guided tours will not be permitted inside...

Newly released emails show that a lead paint problem in New York City‘s public housing apartments was more widespread than Mayor Bill de Blasio had said publicly, CBS station WCBS-TV reported Monday....

Mayor claims the current amount of ride-services is causing a “crisis” for New Yorkers. Ride hailing and ride share services such as Uber and Lyft are fast growing, becoming especially popular...

The proposal will hurt those who do not have reliable access to public transit, Uber argues. New York City could become the first major American city to cap the number of Uber, Lyft, and similar vehicles...

North Woods / BACKGRID In Kylie Jenner‘s style book, a Big Apple date night calls for a modern little black dress.  The reality star donned her own version of a classic LBD when she stepped...

I’m going to miss Lord & Taylor like mad when the Fifth Avenue flagship closes next year. It isn’t only because of the unlikely bargains I scored on its often-deserted men’s floors — a red...

Afternoon strolls are so underrated. Not only do they provide a mid-day break, they’re also the perfect time for Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin to show off her GIGANTIC engagement ring the day...

They came to the Big Apple from 50 countries — some living here for decades — and on Tuesday, they fulfilled their dream to become American citizens. Waving the Stars and Stripes during a naturalization...

Mister Rogers would’ve been sad about the way we treat each other. That thought occurred to me as I sat in a Kips Bay theater one afternoon last week, escaping the heat and watching “Won’t You Be...

I’m usually hastily scribbling on a tacky card bought at the petrol station on the way over. “Aim high, son. The sky’s the limit . . . ” Words spoken by fathers to their sons all around...

You’re better off hoofing it. Driving in the heart of Manhattan has somehow gotten even slower, a city report revealed Friday — and the glacial pace has motorists cursing the surge of black cars brought...

Tom Wolfe, who died Monday at the age of 88, carried his Virginia accent with him for the rest of his days. He famously, or notoriously, dressed himself in a creamy white suit whose purpose seemed to be...

Japan is known for their stunning cherry blossoms, which reach peak bloom during springtime and are said to represent the fragility and the beauty of life. While you may not be able to book a plane ticket...

The patron reportedly may have confused the chicken chain with Wendy’s. Some wicked behavior allegedly occurred at a Popeyes Chicken fast-food restaurant in the New York City borough of Staten Island,...