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Your Best New York City Tips

In Lifehacker’s recent guide to New York City, we asked for your best tips. We got hundreds of replies with advice and recommendations (along with …

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Inside Sugarcane, Miami’s Clubby Import to the Dumbo Waterfront

The colorful space has one stellar view<p>In reverse of the current trend of New York restaurants setting up shop in Miami, the beachside city has sent NYC one of its most popular homegrown restaurants: <b>Sugarcane Raw Bar Grill</b>. Now open at the Empire Stores complex in Dumbo, this cavernous space — with …

New York City

Brooklyn seen as best bet for New York City to win new Amazon headquarters

Brooklyn may emerge as an attractive lure in New York City's long-shot bid to become Amazon.com's new home.<p>The borough's image as a hip hub for millennials could give it a leg up as the e-commerce giant hunts for the perfect locale for its second U.S. headquarters, according to Ofer Cohen, …

New York City

Adopted home and native country featured on Halak's new Islanders mask

The New York Islanders goalie unveiled his new helmet for 2017-18, and it pays homage to Halak's native country, Slovakia, and his current NHL home …

NHL

Where to Stream 11 Essential Ken Burns Documentaries

<b>Watching is The New York Times’s TV and film recommendation</b> <b>newsletter</b> <b>and</b> <b>website</b><b>.</b><p>Ken Burns is going to war again. On Sept. 17, he and his frequent collaborator Lynn Novick will return to PBS with “The Vietnam War,” a 10-part, 18-hour documentary exploring the conflict. In anticipation, we’ve put …

Documentaries

6 reasons you need to visit the 1 Brooklyn Bridge Hotel in New York

TRAVEL ADDRESS BOOK<p>Positioned directly across the East River from Wall Street, the eco-friendly 1 Brooklyn Bridge hotel has become a neighborhood …

Travel

7 Touristy—But Worthwhile—Things to Do in NYC

One of the most visited cities in the world -- and the one with the most tourists in the Western Hemisphere -- New York is a top vacation …

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Trump says DACA recipients should not worry about status

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Youths who were brought to the United States illegally and gained protection under the Obama administration should not worry about their immigration status during the next six months before the program ends, U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday.<p>"For all of those …

News (U.S.)

Your Week Untapped: The Top 15 NYC Events From September 8th – September 14th, 2017

September rings in a sense of new beginnings, whether it’s the start of autumn or a fresh semester of school. And with new beginnings comes new …

Staten Island

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UK<p>The British Virgin Islands was under curfew Tuesday as the Caribbean archipelago, still reeling from the devastation caused by Hurricane Irma...<p>1 …

Immigration

The Dreamers Need a Vote, Not Talk

<i>This article is part of the Opinion Today newsletter. You can sign up here to receive more briefings and a guide to the section daily in your inbox.</i><p>Paul Ryan offered some warm words about Dreamers. Marco Rubio went further, distancing himself from President Trump’s new immigration policy by …

Opinion

Upcoming Untapped Cities Tours This Week in NYC

Summer may be waning, but New York City is still pulsing with activity. Bid farewell to the last few days of warm weather by joining us for a unique …

Travel

Thousands of New Yorkers Demonstrate Against DACA Repeal, Dozens Arrested

Thousands of protesters marched in several separate actions across New York City on Tuesday, hours after U.S. attorney general Jeff Sessions …

Immigration

Demonstrators Head to Trump Tower After DACA Announcement

Hundreds of immigrants and advocates in New York and New Jersey are demonstrating at Trump Tower and in Washington, D.C., after Attorney General Jeff …

Immigration

Activism In NYC This Week Starts With DACA Repeal Protest At Trump Tower

<i>Seen at Monday's J'Ouvert (Jake Offenhartz / Gothamist)</i><p>President Trump is expected to repeal the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals policy on …

New York City

Budget Travel | Travel Deals, Travel Tips, Travel Advice, Vacation…

If you’re one of the thousands upon thousands of travelers and commuters who’ve walked across NYC’s Brooklyn Bridge and thought to yourself, “Wow, …

Travel

Brooklyn Bridge | The Art Institute of Chicago

Brooklyn Bridge, c. 1935<p>Gelatin silver print<br>45.8 x 35.5 cm<p>Julien Levy Collection, Gift of Jean Levy and the Estate of Julien Levy, …

20th Century

New York City Budget Travel Hacks

New York City has it all – diverse culture, delicious food, world-class entertainment, a majestic skyline, and a palpable energy that makes you want …

Are 'You In' To The US Open?

The United States Tennis Association (USTA) is encouraging people to attend the 2017 US Open in New York City with the "You In" campaign. …

United States Tennis Association

Industrial and Natural Elements Harmonize in a Brooklyn Hotel's Dramatic Living Wall Installation

Accentuating the lobby of the eco-conscious 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge is a 25-foot, vertical living wall that blends industrial motifs with natural elements.<p>Straying from the traditional concept of a "green wall," this installation of form and greenery is based on the strategic way plants migrate in …

Interior Design

7 NYC Date Ideas That Are Free (or Almost)

As expensive as New York is — <i>but Mom, I split that rent with five roommates!</i> — it’s also full of cheap, fun date activities. Here are seven of our favorites.<p>Get some fresh air<p><b>1. Ride the Staten Island Ferry.</b> This ferry trip is about as cheap and easy to plan as a date can get.<p>Board at Whitehall …

Manhattan

Dumbo's cobblestone streets may be removed due to lack of accessibility

The city is looking for way to make the streets compliant while preserving their original character<p>The cobblestone streets in Dumbo only add to the beauty of the neighborhood, already complemented by its close proximity to both the Brooklyn Bridge and the Manhattan Bridge, not to mention its views …

One Direction Kisses, Britney Spears Inspiration & the Brooklyn Bridge: Relive Katy Perry's Most Unforgettable MTV VMA Moments

Rock Star Debut<p>For her first MTV Video Music Award performance <i>ever</i>, this year's host took the stage like a rock star with fellow "Perry," <b>Aerosmith</b> …

Celebrity News

When It Naively Trashes Inequality, the New York Times Channels Donald Trump

<i>"Imports are Christmas morning; exports are January's MasterCard bill."</i> - P.J. O'Rourke<p>Completed in 1883, the Brooklyn Bridge took fourteen years to …

Business

Watch the Shed slide along the High Line

<i></i>In its scale, this faintly quaint, eloquently designed contraption aspires to conjure up the spirit of those 19th-century exemplars of elegant …

Eiffel Tower

The Brooklyn Bridge has never looked better than in this stunning image

As they say in <i>Fiddler on the Roof,</i> sunrise, sunset.<p>To produce the images for his new gallery show “Day to Night”, photographer Stephen Wilkes perched …

New York City

The 15 Unwritten Rules of NYC Bike Riding You're Probably Breaking

More people are riding bikes in New York City than ever before. This is partly a result of our expanding bike-lane network and the prevalence of Citi …

Cycling

El Chapo’s lawyers warned not to count on payment

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Go to NYC’s premiere free photography fest under the Brooklyn Bridge

Photoville, an immersive photography installation that takes place in dozens of repurposed shipping containers, is returning for its sixth year next …

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New York is filled with thousands of abandoned bomb shelters

America’s latest nuclear threat harkens back to another era when New York City was ripe with bomb shelters.<p>Decades before North Korea threatened to …

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