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Photos: Rockefeller Center Christmas lights turned on (with help from the Muppets)
# Ho Ho Ho
# Ho Ho Ho

Photos: Rockefeller Center Christmas lights turned on (with help from the Muppets)

Nov 29th 2012, 2:00 PM 13,859 Views 13 Comments

The lights on the 80-feet tree at Rockefeller Plaza were switched on last night in front of thousands of onlookers.

21 of the best photos from the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
# Thanksgiving
# Thanksgiving

21 of the best photos from the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Nov 23rd 2012, 10:28 AM 11,566 Views 2 Comments

Including Carly Rae Jepsen and Spongebob Squarepants.

New York schools to reopen - but freezing weather brings new risks
# Sandy
# Sandy

New York schools to reopen - but freezing weather brings new risks

Nov 5th 2012, 8:22 AM 5,230 Views 5 Comments

Tens of thousands of people whose homes were destroyed or damaged by superstorm Sandy now need to find somewhere to live – and temperatures are plunging dramatically.

New York: Children stabbed, nanny arrested
# New York
# New York

New York: Children stabbed, nanny arrested

Oct 26th 2012, 8:45 AM 14,596 Views 16 Comments

Reports say the mother of the children returned home to find the bodies of two of her children in the bathtub, with the wounded nanny nearby.

Man arrested over plot to blow up Federal Reserve in New York
# Attack
# Attack

Man arrested over plot to blow up Federal Reserve in New York

Oct 17th 2012, 11:00 PM 9,777 Views 61 Comments

The man believed he was about to detonate a car bomb outside the Federal Reserve – but the FBI had been closely watching him for some time and foiled the attack.

Dozens arrested as Occupy Wall Street protests fall flat
# Occupy
# Occupy

Dozens arrested as Occupy Wall Street protests fall flat

Sep 17th 2012, 9:59 PM 10,095 Views 72 Comments

Demonstrators marked the one-year anniversary of the protests which spread worldwide last year but the movement appears to have lost steam.

On the 11th anniversary of 9/11, agreement finally reached on memorial museum
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

On the 11th anniversary of 9/11, agreement finally reached on memorial museum

Sep 11th 2012, 6:30 AM 5,855 Views 106 Comments

Politicians have been instructed not to take part in the commemoration at Ground Zero in New York City later today.

Why scarves are better than belts and 7 other musings from fashion interns
# Internism
From The Daily Edge
# Internism

Why scarves are better than belts and 7 other musings from fashion interns

Sep 2nd 2012, 12:00 PM 4,916 Views 1 Comment

“They’re just the same as you and me; they’re normal people….”

New York shooting: nine injured were all hit by police fire, say officials
# New York Shooting
# New York Shooting

New York shooting: nine injured were all hit by police fire, say officials

Aug 25th 2012, 6:55 PM 9,665 Views 72 Comments

Shoot-out erupted after a man fatally wounded a former colleague near the Empire State building yesterday morning.

New York: nine injured and two killed in Manhattan shooting
# NYC
# NYC

New York: nine injured and two killed in Manhattan shooting

Aug 24th 2012, 4:07 PM 28,542 Views 102 Comments

Several people were shot outside the Empire State Building this morning. two have been killed, including the shooter.

Speeding fine or fine speeding? Coulthard tears up Lincoln Tunnel
# Bada Bing
From The42
# Bada Bing

Speeding fine or fine speeding? Coulthard tears up Lincoln Tunnel

Aug 18th 2012, 2:06 PM 1,023 Views 0 Comments

New Jersey to Manhattan in less than a minute for the Scottish driver, who was promoting the 2013 USA Grand Prix.

Look inside: Barack Obama's student flat is up for rent
# Gaff Force One
From The Daily Edge
# Gaff Force One

Look inside: Barack Obama's student flat is up for rent

Jul 20th 2012, 10:36 AM 7,826 Views 3 Comments

The US president’s tiny old apartment in New York is available. Let’s have a nosey around, shall we?

Bernie Madoff's brother taken into custody
# Madoff
# Madoff

Bernie Madoff's brother taken into custody

Jun 29th 2012, 1:41 PM 3,746 Views 6 Comments

Peter Madoff is poised to plead guilty to criminal charges and take his place in history alongside the sibling with whom he shared an office.

Confessor in Etan Patz murder has a 'history of hallucinations'
# Etan Patz
# Etan Patz

Confessor in Etan Patz murder has a 'history of hallucinations'

May 26th 2012, 1:13 PM 3,193 Views 0 Comments

Pedro Hernandez, who confessed to strangling six-year-old Etan Patz in 1979, has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. He has been placed on suicide watch in hospital.

Man held over 1979 disappearance of New York schoolboy Etan Patz
# Missing
# Missing

Man held over 1979 disappearance of New York schoolboy Etan Patz

May 24th 2012, 4:32 PM 5,615 Views 7 Comments

The six-year-old’s disappearance while heading to school 33 years ago has never been solved.

GALLERY: The 21 most expensive homes for sale in New York
# Property Porn
# Property Porn

GALLERY: The 21 most expensive homes for sale in New York

Apr 16th 2012, 7:00 AM 12,007 Views 24 Comments

New York might only be the 17th most expensive property market in the world, but that doesn’t mean you wouldn’t dig deep…

1 World Trade Centre reaches 100 floors
# New York
# New York

1 World Trade Centre reaches 100 floors

Apr 2nd 2012, 9:19 PM 12,373 Views 32 Comments

The skyscraper being built to replace the terror-wrecked twin towers is now 100 stories high — on its way to becoming New York’s tallest building.

Woman pleads guilty to 1987 hospital baby kidnap
# Kidnapping
# Kidnapping

Woman pleads guilty to 1987 hospital baby kidnap

Feb 11th 2012, 2:43 PM 5,457 Views 4 Comments

Carlina White solved her own kidnapping when she was 23 years old after searching for her birth cert.

Two men arrested in connection with Gerard Delaney death are released
# Cork
# Cork

Two men arrested in connection with Gerard Delaney death are released

Feb 7th 2012, 10:19 AM 746 Views 0 Comments

Gerard Delaney died outside a pub in Co Cork last December.

Mark Wahlberg apologises for saying he could have prevented 9/11 hijackings
# Gaffe
From The Daily Edge
# Gaffe

Mark Wahlberg apologises for saying he could have prevented 9/11 hijackings

Jan 20th 2012, 2:02 PM 6,519 Views 31 Comments

Wahlberg had suggested he could have single-handedly prevented the tragedy if he had been on one of the planes.

Occupy Wall Street protesters forced out of Zucotti Park in New York
# Occupy Wall Street
# Occupy Wall Street

Occupy Wall Street protesters forced out of Zucotti Park in New York

Nov 15th 2011, 7:10 AM 993 Views 26 Comments

Protesters have been told they can return once the park has been cleaned.

Author Naomi Wolf arrested at Occupy Wall Street protest
# Occupy Wall Street
# Occupy Wall Street

Author Naomi Wolf arrested at Occupy Wall Street protest

Oct 19th 2011, 8:32 AM 1,039 Views 6 Comments

Police told protesters gathered outside a building to move as the owners “had a permit” to control the footpath – however Wolf argued that “public spaces and can’t be leased by private entities”.

Arrests in Chicago, New York and Rome following global day of action
# Occupy
# Occupy

Arrests in Chicago, New York and Rome following global day of action

Oct 16th 2011, 9:41 AM 1,252 Views 35 Comments

Protests in Rome turned violent, while in Dublin there were peaceful marches in the city centre.

Gallery: Occupy Wall Street protesters clash with police
# Occupy Wall Street
# Occupy Wall Street

Gallery: Occupy Wall Street protesters clash with police

Oct 14th 2011, 10:03 PM 731 Views 32 Comments

Fourteen people were arrested today after campaigners won a reprieve on their removal from lower Manhattan.

More than 80 arrested at 'Occupy Wall Street' protest
# Occupy Wall Street
# Occupy Wall Street

More than 80 arrested at 'Occupy Wall Street' protest

Sep 25th 2011, 10:31 AM 948 Views 26 Comments

Pepper spray and netting have been used by police to coral protesters involved in the ‘Occupy Wall Street’ demonstrations in New York.

FDNY deals with fire in Manhattan skyscraper
# New York
# New York

FDNY deals with fire in Manhattan skyscraper

Sep 10th 2011, 8:26 PM 1,053 Views 6 Comments

NY judge dismisses assault charges against Strauss-Kahn
# Strauss-Kahn
# Strauss-Kahn

NY judge dismisses assault charges against Strauss-Kahn

Aug 23rd 2011, 6:45 PM 378 Views 10 Comments

Today’s dismissal was delayed pending an appeal court ruling regarding an application for a special prosecutor.

Prosecutors file papers asking that Strauss-Kahn charges be dropped
# DSK
# DSK

Prosecutors file papers asking that Strauss-Kahn charges be dropped

Aug 22nd 2011, 11:29 PM 303 Views 17 Comments

Filings from the Manhattan district attorney says he no longer believes a viable case can be brought against the former IMF head.

Strauss-Kahn charges could be dropped 'by Tuesday'
# DSK
# DSK

Strauss-Kahn charges could be dropped 'by Tuesday'

Aug 21st 2011, 7:08 PM 216 Views 8 Comments

Prosecutors bringing charges against the former head of the IMF will ask a judge to drop the charges at a hearing this week.

Lawyers clash over Strauss-Kahn "rape" report
# Strauss-Kahn
# Strauss-Kahn

Lawyers clash over Strauss-Kahn "rape" report

Aug 17th 2011, 2:38 PM 298 Views 0 Comments

A medical report published in a French magazine claims that hotel maid Nafi Diallo was raped. Strauss Kahn’s lawyers see it differently.

Dominique Strauss Kahn 'was on a sex binge in New York'
# Strauss-Kahn
# Strauss-Kahn

Dominique Strauss Kahn 'was on a sex binge in New York'

Jul 17th 2011, 3:50 PM 1,049 Views 16 Comments

The former head of the IMF is reported to have bedded three women prior to being arrested and charged with attempted rape.

New twists in Strauss-Kahn case
# Strauss-Kahn
# Strauss-Kahn

New twists in Strauss-Kahn case

Jul 1st 2011, 7:57 AM 928 Views 13 Comments

The maid who accused the IMF boss of a violent sex attack is now being described as a “flawed witness”

Strauss Kahn jeered by demonstrators as he arrives to plead not guilty to sex charges
# DSK
# DSK

Strauss Kahn jeered by demonstrators as he arrives to plead not guilty to sex charges

Jun 6th 2011, 3:04 PM 310 Views 7 Comments

Hotel workers shouted “shame on you” as the former IMF head arrived to the court in New York. He faces charges including attempted rape and unlawful imprisonment.

Strauss-Kahn out of prison and into luxury apartment building near ground zero
# Strauss-Kahn
# Strauss-Kahn

Strauss-Kahn out of prison and into luxury apartment building near ground zero

May 21st 2011, 8:10 AM 418 Views 0 Comments

The former IMF chief will temporarily stay at an apartment block near the site of the 9/11 attacks and the former home of disgraced financier Bernie Madoff but neighbours there don’t seem too pleased about his arrival.

Accused former IMF chief Strauss-Kahn wins $1m bail
# DSK
# DSK

Accused former IMF chief Strauss-Kahn wins $1m bail

May 19th 2011, 10:09 PM 182 Views 0 Comments

The former managing director of the International Monetary Fund is freed on 24-hour home detention with an electronic tag.

American Apparel founder in $250 million 'sex slave' case
# American Apparel
From The Daily Edge
# American Apparel

American Apparel founder in $250 million 'sex slave' case

Mar 9th 2011, 10:56 AM 924 Views 0 Comments

Dov Charney conducts business meetings in the nude and refers to his female employees as ‘sluts’ and ‘whores’. Now he’s facing a $250 million lawsuit from one of them.

Doorman claims he found missing $1m painting in some bushes
# New York
From The Daily Edge
# New York

Doorman claims he found missing $1m painting in some bushes

Sep 18th 2010, 9:00 AM 260 Views 0 Comments

The man claims that he didn’t know the value of the artwork, which he hung in his bathroom.

Rival protests held over 'Ground Zero mosque'
# 9/11 Mosque
# 9/11 Mosque

Rival protests held over 'Ground Zero mosque'

Aug 23rd 2010, 12:58 PM 315 Views 0 Comments

Opponents and supports of the plans to build an Islamic cultural centre in Manhattan take to the streets.