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Paul McCartney Pays Ringo Starr a Heartfelt Tribute on His 84th Birthday
07/08/2024

Paul McCartney Pays Ringo Starr a Heartfelt Tribute on His 84th Birthday

Ringo Starr's birthday is today, and fellow former Beatles bandmate Paul McCartney paid a pleasant tribute to his longtime friend.

Steve Perry Imposter Scams Journey Fan Out of $122,000
07/08/2024

Steve Perry Imposter Scams Journey Fan Out of $122,000

An imposter claiming to be former Journey vocalist Steve Perry has scammed a fan out of $122,000.

College credit for working your job? Walmart and McDonald’s are trying it
07/08/2024

College credit for working your job? Walmart and McDonald’s are trying it

Imagine a world in which your resume relies less on titles or diplomas and acts more like a passport of skills you’ve proven you have.

The NYC Neighborhoods Leading, and Lagging, on Affordable Housing https://citylimits.org/2024/07/02/the-nyc-neighborhood...
07/08/2024

The NYC Neighborhoods Leading, and Lagging, on Affordable Housing
https://citylimits.org/2024/07/02/the-nyc-neighborhoods-leading-and-lagging-on-affordable-housing/?utm_source=City Limits

“The reality is that we have a housing crisis, but the South Bronx cannot bear the burden of affordable housing on its own,” said Councilmember Rafael Salamanca, whose district produced the greatest number of affordable units last year and over the past decade. “We need all 51 council district...

Biden’s Strategy to Make the Race About Trump Is Suddenly in Doubt
07/08/2024

Biden’s Strategy to Make the Race About Trump Is Suddenly in Doubt

The Biden campaign’s effort to raise questions about Donald J. Trump’s ability to be president has boomeranged into a referendum on the president’s own competence.

Melania Trump set to host a second fundraiser for Log Cabin Republicans next month https://politi.co/3VvROcy via POLITIC...
07/08/2024

Melania Trump set to host a second fundraiser for Log Cabin Republicans next month https://politi.co/3VvROcy via POLITICO

The July fundraiser will take place at Trump Tower in New York City.

07/08/2024

The program is intended to provide New Yorkers a special opportunity to see the museum with one another.

Closing Arguments in Menendez Bribery Case Set to Begin
07/08/2024

Closing Arguments in Menendez Bribery Case Set to Begin

Jurors have heard nearly two months of testimony in the case of Senator Robert Menendez of New Jersey, who is accused of bribery and corruption.

NYC warns of parking ticket scam: Don’t fall for this fake CityPay text message
07/08/2024

NYC warns of parking ticket scam: Don’t fall for this fake CityPay text message

The city says it doesn't send unsolicited text messages.

Citi Bike increases fees
07/05/2024

Citi Bike increases fees

The company originally increased its prices in late January.

Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island has new champion
07/05/2024

Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island has new champion

Patrick Bertoletti wins Nathan’s 2024 Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest by eating 58 wieners in 10 minutes, as reigning champ Joey Chestnut didn’t compete.

New Jersey congressional delegation wants answers on transit delays
07/05/2024

New Jersey congressional delegation wants answers on transit delays

Riders keep getting stuck as train equipment and overhead lines get snarled.

NYC Covid cases increasing
07/05/2024

NYC Covid cases increasing

The increases is driven by the new FLiRT variant.

Willie Nelson back on stage after illness
07/05/2024

Willie Nelson back on stage after illness

After an illness, Willie Nelson returned to the stage on Thursday for his annual Fourth of July Picnic.

New Yorkers warned about new scam
07/03/2024

New Yorkers warned about new scam

Mayor Adams is warning New Yorkers not to fall for a scam text posing as a message from the city.

Ann Wilson announces cancer diagnosis
07/03/2024

Ann Wilson announces cancer diagnosis

“To the ticket buyers, I really do wish we could do these gigs. Please know that I absolutely plan to be back on stage in 2025,” Wilson said in the statement.

Best places to watch fireworks this Fourth of July
07/03/2024

Best places to watch fireworks this Fourth of July

The fireworks will be launched from the Hudson River for the first time since 2013.

Union Square getting night market
07/03/2024

Union Square getting night market

You can get bánh mì sandwiches, fried oysters, fresh tamales and more.

Subway service expanding to Rockaway Beach this summer, as part of campaign to get people active
07/03/2024

Subway service expanding to Rockaway Beach this summer, as part of campaign to get people active

More trains are also coming to the B, D, J, M, 3 and 5 lines this month.

AirTrain prices at JFK Airport to drop this summer
07/02/2024

AirTrain prices at JFK Airport to drop this summer

Thank the travel gods.

President Biden speaks about Supreme Court ruling on presidential immunity
07/02/2024

President Biden speaks about Supreme Court ruling on presidential immunity

Biden says the court removed restraints on presidents, including Trump

Stargazers have lots to look forward to in July
07/02/2024

Stargazers have lots to look forward to in July

The Summer Triangle of three bright stars and the Southern Delta Aquariids are among this month's astronomical highlights.

Little Island to host live musical performances
07/02/2024

Little Island to host live musical performances

There will also be an oyster market curated by New Amsterdam Market.

MTA launches pilot program to stop fare evasion
07/02/2024

MTA launches pilot program to stop fare evasion

NEW YORK (PIX11) — The MTA has announced a new pilot program that involves checking tickets for passengers on the Long Island Rail Road prior to boarding. The process, known as gating, was al…

Racial equity reforms lacking in New York
07/01/2024

Racial equity reforms lacking in New York

Mayor Eric Adams' administration has missed deadlines for producing plans for addressing disparities across a range of issues affecting New Yorkers.

NYC Council passes budget at last minute
07/01/2024

NYC Council passes budget at last minute

With just hours left on the deadline clock, the New York City Council on Sunday voted to approve a $112.4 billion budget that restores almost all of the cuts proposed by Mayor Adams and adds about …

Wait time for ambulances longest since Covid began
07/01/2024

Wait time for ambulances longest since Covid began

The city's emergency medical agency blames high call volume and traffic, but its workers point to low pay and attrition.

Hot Dog week begins in New York
07/01/2024

Hot Dog week begins in New York

We’re celebrating by naming the best franks in NYC and more.

Usher receives BET Awards tribute
07/01/2024

Usher receives BET Awards tribute

Usher received an all-star tribute and accepted a Lifetime Achievement Award during the 2024 BET Awards.

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