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Extra Security, New Bomb Detection Technology at US Open

<i>(NBC NY)- Chief investigative reporter Jonathan Dienst goes behind the scenes with the NYPD and FBI as they work to keep New York safe during the</i> …


A firefighter sits on a demolished firetruck following thr 9/11 terrorist attacks on the WTC.

From our reader Kara Ann! This is at Mission BBQ in Jacksonville, FL. Free to first responders, I paid extra $3.00. They big supporters of all First Responders!

World Financial Center 2001.

A view of the #911Museum from the North Pool of the #911Memorial.

Where to find frozen rosé in NYC

There’s no doubt about it that rosé is the unofficial drink of the summer. With festivals centered around the millennial-pink wine (Pinknic, La Nuit …


Summer in NYC. ☀️🌳

Birds-eye perspective. Amazing photography by Iwan Baan.

Statue of Liberty is reimagined as New York City’s next hot condo

“Immigrate to luxury”<p>New York’s next hot condo conversion is … the Statue of Liberty?<p>Well, no, obviously not—but a hilarious new parody imagines what <i>could</i> happen if a developer wanted to turn Lady Liberty into “impeccable residences” offering “the latest in luxury living spaces.” (h/t …

Statue of Liberty

Houston Couple Trapped by Harvey Calls Chick-fil-A to Order Burritos and a Boat

J.C. Spencer and his wife, Karen, successfully rode the bulk of Harvey out inside their north Houston home, but on Monday, water suddenly started …

Good News

Putting Fresh Spins on the Steakhouse

Reinventing the steakhouse — the standard leather-bound, mahogany-paneled, cabernet-soaked model — has become a New York preoccupation in recent years. This season’s entries play a number of new variations on the theme.<p>A Greek steakhouse in the Flatiron district, Merakia, nods to history. Greek …


Tillerson praises Mexico's generosity in offering Harvey aid

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Rex Tillerson praised Mexico's generosity in offering help as the U.S. responds to Harvey, aiming Wednesday to defuse a potential sore point between two neighbors already sharply at odds over NAFTA and President Donald Trump's proposed border wall.<p>Since the …

World Leaders

Harvey May Be Among the World’s Costliest Recent Catastrophes

1<p>Hurricane Katrina; storm surge, damage to oil rigs<p>80.7<p>1,836<p>Aug. 25, 2005<p>U.S., Gulf of Mexico<p>2<p>Earthquake (Mw 9.0) triggers tsunami; …

United States

Harvey again makes landfall, this time as a tropical storm, near Cameron, La.

HOUSTON — The storm once known as Hurricane Harvey made its second landfall Wednesday, dumping record rains and spurring additional flooding in small Texas cities that lie east of now-devastated Houston.<p>Harvey, which had swung out into the Gulf of Mexico again, came ashore at dawn near the …

George R. Brown Convention Center

Another beautiful day in NYC! Learn more about how the men and women of the NYPD keep NYC the safest big city in America by going to

He was a little young for the NYPD K9 Unit, but he certainly looks great in a uniform. Thanks for the show of support little guy. Want to see more about the NYPD? Visit

World landmarks pay tribute to Spain

At least 14 lives were lost and 100 people were injured in terror attacks on Thursday and overnight into Friday in Spain. Now cities and countries …

Eiffel Tower

15 amazing things to do in NYC this weekend

<b>Fri 18</b><p><b>The All-Night Donut Ride Central Park; 11:30pm; $65</b><br>Blaze your way through four boroughs—and through endless doughy delights—at this overnight …


13 strange things you probably didn't know about Staten Island

If all you know about Staten Island is that it spawned three <i>Jersey Shore</i> cast members, you’re seriously underestimating the borough.<p>From the East …

Prince Andrew

A think tank just pitched a smart new plan to fix NYC’s transit problems

A new plan wants to make New York's trains run on time—and it could actually work.<p>This year, track repairs at Penn Station and a rush of crippling …

Penn Station

The Empire State Building will go dark tonight to honor Barcelona victims

The tower lights on the Empire State Building will go dark on Friday night to honor the victims of the attack in Barcelona that left 13 people dead …

Empire State Building

The best New York pizzas

The story of New York pizza begins as such: In 1905, Lombardi's opened as New York's first pizzeria, bringing the simple dish to Gotham’s Italian …


Play God With this New AI that Predicts Wealth from Space

Rewild whole neighborhoods or go full Robert Moses—the choice is yours with the newly launched Penny platform.<p>Hundreds of miles above our heads, Earth-imaging satellites are hard at work, snapping high-resolution photos of our planet and its inhabitants (say cheese). This abundance of imagery has …