How Free Electricity Helped Dig $9 Billion Hole in Puerto Rico

How Free Electricity Helped Dig Billion Hole in Puerto Rico “It's symbolic of a lot of things here in Puerto Rico,” said Miguel Soto-Class, the president of the Center for a New Economy, which has been urging changes at Prepa for the last 10 years. “Every time we start to get into … Carlos Méndez […]

How Donald Trump, With Pizazz and Bluster, Took on the NFL

How Donald Trump, With Pizazz and Bluster, Took on the NFL To people who cared about sports — as opposed to New York development deals — Trump's name wasn't widely known at the time. But the team proved to be a perfect vehicle … New Jersey's regulated gaming industry. "Atlantic City sort of fueled my […]

New York City Democrats Vie to Replace Sheldon Silver

New York City Democrats Vie to Replace Sheldon Silver A group of New York City Democrats on Sunday will name its candidate to replace Sheldon Silver, giving an area long at the heart of New York's Democratic politics its first leadership change in decades. At least five people are vying for the New York … […]

Deadly crane collapse in New York City

Deadly crane collapse in New York City A crane topples over in downtown Manhattan, reportedly killing one person and injuring at least two others. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). △ Hide Transcript. ▷ View Transcript. ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) One person was reportedly … Read more on Reuters The cast of "The Wild Party" by […]

Latest New York City Music News

Every Musician Who Loves New York, Mapped The New York Music Map attempts to account for all of the city's famed music-makers—some very recent, some legendary; some native New Yorkers, some adopted. Both a graphic print and an interactive online platform, the map plots around 450 artists' … Read more on CityLab What Real Orchestras Can—and […]

Latest New York City Nightlife News

La La Anthony and Timbaland Developing Hip-Hop Docuseries The company's clients include Drake, Kanye West and Robin Thicke, and the show will be set inside the New York City nightlife scene. The series will expose the entrepreneurial side of hiphop, highlighting the hustles of models, DJs and social media … Read more on Black Enterprise […]

Philanthropist Boyd made Racine Art Museum a powerhouse of craft art

Philanthropist Boyd made Racine Art Museum a powerhouse of craft art Boyd also donated works to the Art Institute of Chicago; the Cooper Hewitt and Smithsonian Design Museum in New York City; the Milwaukee Art Museum; the Museum of Arts and Design in New York City; the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and others. […]

Carlos Correa turns New York Winter Wonderland into his playground

Carlos Correa turns New York Winter Wonderland into his playground Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa was in New York City on Saturday to accept his American League Rookie of the Year award at the BBWAA awards dinner. Also in New York on Saturday was Winter Storm Jonas, which dropped over two feet of snow … Read […]