Fans create David Bowie memorial outside of his old New York home

Fans create David Bowie memorial outside of his old New York home After news broke that David Bowie died Sunday at the age of 69, fans congregated at his old New York City residence to pay tribute. Mourners added flowers, bottles of beer, and even bell peppers (which he infamously named as a staple of […]

New York City Fast Tracks Gun Crime Prosecution to Tackle Illegal Guns

New York City Fast Tracks Gun Crime Prosecution to Tackle Illegal Guns New York City is one of the cities that have other provisions in addition to state laws. As one of the largest cities in the country, its residents are also very familiar with gun violence. A large portion of the violence stems from […]

New York City ramps up security for New Year's Eve celebration

New York City ramps up security for New Year's Eve celebration Officers communicating with smart phones and loud speakers will be empowered to shut down the event at any time and evacuate the area, Police Commissioner William Bratton said, adding that there were no known credible threats against New York City … Read more on […]

New York City Ballet Introduces Its Future With a Flurry of 'Nutcracker' Debuts

New York City Ballet Introduces Its Future With a Flurry of 'Nutcracker' Debuts How do you make your debut in roles as exalted as the Sugarplum Fairy and her cavalier in “George Balanchine's The Nutcracker”? And how much does a debut performance count for? The questions recurred this Christmas season at New York City Ballet … […]

Officer shot, 5 stabbed after large fight in New York City

Officer shot, 5 stabbed after large fight in New York City Authorities say a New York City police officer has been shot in the ankle after exchanging gunfire with a suspect involved in a large fight. Police Commissioner William Bratton said 25-year-old Officer Sherrod Stuart was wounded early Saturday – his … Read more on […]

Another NBA Player Learns the Perils of New York City Nightlife

Another NBA Player Learns the Perils of New York City Nightlife New York Knicks forward Cleanthony Early was leaving a Queens strip club early this morning when his car was surrounded by a group of masked men, The New York Times reports. At least one was brandishing a gun. The assailants took gold chains and … […]

20 Instagrams of New York City All Decked Out for Christmas

20 Instagrams of New York City All Decked Out for Christmas It's Christmas Eve Eve (that's a thing, right?) and despite the unseasonably warm weather, New York City is still going all-out for the holiday. From Brooklyn to Midtown to the subway (pictured above) and back again, every corner of the city is kitted … […]