Empire State Building

St. John’s landmarks lighting up for Special Olympics

Cabot Tower and the Confederation Building in St. John’s will be among major landmarks, stadiums and iconic buildings around the world lighting up in …

Special Olympics

Monmouth Mall is approved for live-work-play remake

Hudson Yards on track for March 2019 opening<p>The final beam was inserted today in the crown of 30 Hudson Yards, the tallest structure in New York …

New York City

Playing Hooky at the Waldorf

Dear Diary:<p>It was December 1951. My friend Richie and I had played hooky from Iona Prep in New Rochelle and taken off for New York.<p>Thanks to a Christmas club account, I was flush with $12.50: enough for train fare, a trip to the top of the Empire State Building and lunch at the Waldorf …

New York City

Kelsea Ballerini & Hubby Morgan Evans Are Just Like Us!

1 day ago<p>Kelsea Ballerini keeps it pretty real, revealing her de-glam routine in videos on her social media and more, and shows us with her latest …

Kelsea Ballerini

A connection at LinkedIn Empire State lease fills gap

LinkedIn has signed its sixth expansion at the Empire State Building since 2011 to total 312,947 square feet.<p>The newest transaction adds the entire …

Empire State Building

Joey Chestnut: The amazing faces of the hot dog eating champ

Joey Chestnut devours some hot dogs during the 2016 contest. Peter Foley, EPA<p>Joey Chestnut stands with a stack of hot dogs during the 2017 weigh-in in Brooklyn, N.Y. Richard Drew, AP<p>Joey Chestnut competes in the 2016 event. He won, of course, by eating 70 hot dogs. Mary Altaffer, AP<p>Joey Chestnut is …

Joey Chestnut

Watch Steely Dan’s ‘FM’ Soundtrack Empire State Building Light Show

October 29th marked the 50th anniversary of the installation of the Master FM Antenna atop New York’s Empire State Building, and to celebrate the …

Steely Dan

The 12 best Empire State Building moments in movies and TV

<i>Sleepless in Seattle</i>, 1993

Cobie Smulders

The Empire State Building is lighting up in rainbow colors for Pride this weekend

There’s a significant absence of color in New York’s skyline, but that won’t be the case this weekend as the city gears up for its annual Pride …

New York City

Builder 3D makes world’s tallest 3D printed Empire State Building

The Builder Extreme 2000 is one of the biggest FDM 3D printers available today, working with 700 x 700 x 1820 mm (XYZ) in the build. Despite its huge …

Prototypes

Empire State Building tower goes orange for gun control

The Empire State Building shined orange on Friday night in solidarity with thousands of protesters across the country calling for an end to gun …

Guns

It's lit: Empire State Building gives NYC a taste of Roland Garros

<b>WATCH—Manhattan's Empire State Building pays homage to Roland Garros with the colors of the French flag:</b><p>On Tuesday, New Yorkers saw a different kind …

Tennis

Starting this week, you can watch the sunrise from the Empire State Building

Talk about the city that never sleeps: New Yorkers will need to wake up long before daylight to take advantage of this tour.<p>For the first time this …

Americans aren't visiting iconic landmarks

Empire State Building

FDNY Ceremonially Lights Empire State Building for National EMS Week 2018

The Empire State Building, in partnership with the FDNY, will be illuminated in yellow, white and blue with a red and white halo at sunset on Monday, …

New York City

A red glow will be cast over Gotham Tuesday night and you caused it

We at Time Out regularly report on the Empire State Building's color scheme celebrating holidays, organizations and other leading lights in the city, …

Tom Hanks

How Elvita Adams Jumped From The Empire State Building’s 86th Floor And Lived To Tell About It

The fall from the observational deck of the Empire State Building is about 1,050 feet.The post How Elvita Adams Jumped From The Empire State …

New York City

Empire State Building construction - Photos - Construction of the Empire State Building

Five workers reportedly died while working on the Empire State Building, many of whom were immigrants from Europe or Mohawk iron workers from the …

Empire State Building

President Hoover dedicates Empire State Building, May 1, 1931

On this day in 1931, President Herbert Hoover dedicated New York City’s Empire State Building, pressing a button in the White House that turned on the building’s lights for the first time, 45 five days ahead of its original projected opening date.<p>Some 350 guests attended the opening ceremony and …

Skyscrapers

Today in History for May 1st

George W. Bush

This $59 million penthouse in New York City's priciest zip code has a living room the size of a museum and perfect views of the Empire State Building and One World Trade

• <b>The penthouse inside New York City's landmarked One Hundred Barclay building is currently on the market for $59 million.</b>• <b><br>With a 96-feet by 33-feet living room area, it boasts the largest living room in New York City.</b>• <b><br>Its massive floor-to-ceiling windows make you feel like you're up in the clouds.</b><p>The …

Living Rooms

Orthodox Victim Clings To Life After FedEx Stabbing Near Empire State Building

The Orthodox man who was stabbed at least four times on Monday afternoon by a FedEx delivery guy is still clinging to life at Bellevue Hospital. He …

Jewish Culture

Empire State Building to go dark for Toronto victims

The Empire State Building will go dark Tuesday night in honor of the victims of Monday’s van attack in Toronto, and in a show of solidarity with the …

Toronto

Enraged FedEx worker stabs man during heated dispute, police say

An enraged Fed Ex worker stabbed another man just feet from the Empire State Building on Monday afternoon, authorities said.<p>Suspect Madraque Tyquan …

New York City

The Empire State Building is going green for Earth Day

The Empire State Building is arguably New York’s most iconic skyscraper. Every day, it attracts the gaze of locals and tourists alike, who relish in …

The Yankees earned a 7-2 win over the Rays on Wednesday thanks to another sterling performance from Luis Severino. He's allowed just two runs, six hits and had 14 strikeouts in his two starts this season. Aaron Judge, Giancarlo Stanton and Gary Sanchez also all homered for the first time in a game this year. Their home runs totaled 1,246 feet (or, four feet short of the distance from the base of the Empire State Building to its 102nd-floor Observation Deck).

The Yankees earned a 7-2 win over the Rays on Wednesday thanks to another sterling performance from Luis Severino. He's allowed just two runs, six …

Luis Severino

The Empire State Building transforms into a giant Easter egg this weekend

A post shared by Empire State Building (@empirestatebldg) on Nov 13, 2015 at 9:23am PST<p>Bring on the Peeps and chocolate eggs! Easter is this Sunday, …

New York City

World’s largest cruise ship is a floating Empire State Building

The world’s largest cruise ship has set sail this week, leaving its port in France for Barcelona, Spain, where it will begin its maiden voyage on …

Royal Caribbean

The Interstitium, the Largest Organ We Never Knew We Had

The human body was thought to have 79 organs—until researchers stumbled on a strange phenomenon that could turn medicine and what we thought we knew …

Dalai Lama

Top 10 Luxury Cars of the Past You Can Afford to Buy Today

No matter what car you buy, its price will start depreciating from the moment you turn the ignition key and roll out of the showroom. Of course, not …

Le Mans