Staten Island

The Ultimate(ish) Guide to NYC’s Public Pools

I<p><b>n summertime, Manhattan’s sidewalk trash mimics overheated bodies: Noisome vapors intensify, baked in by the sun, and plastic bag exteriors sweat</b> …

New York City

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio Waived North Carolina Travel Ban Over Anti-Transgender Law for a Sports Team

New York City’s own travel ban almost stopped them.<p>Competing in a national championship is a huge deal, especially if you’re young and dreaming of going far in sports. Thousands of young people will be heading to the USATF Hershey National Junior Olympic Track and Field Championships in the next …

Bill de Blasio

4 Secrets of Investment Success – Tips to Gain Wealth

Human beings have always been fascinated with “secrets” through which power is attained, riches gained, and success assured. Our belief in secrets …

Investing

Why Donald Trump will survive his most 'serious mistake'

If anyone should be accused of treason, Limbaugh says, it's Trump's opponents.<p>"When Vladimir Putin goes back to the Kremlin and opens his 14th bottle …

Donald Trump

Daily Low-Dose Aspirin May Be Weapon Against Ovarian Cancer

FRIDAY, July 20, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- One low-dose aspirin a day could help women avoid ovarian cancer or boost their survival should it develop, …

Cancer

12 Fantastic Filipino Restaurants in NYC Area

Epic family-style feasts, a casual sisig spot, and more places for a taste of Manila in NYC and Jersey<p>The Southeast Asian cuisine of the Philippines brims with distinctive sweet, sour, and meaty flavors and strong Spanish and Chinese influences that date back over five centuries. There’s pork …

New York City

NYPD officers in Eric Garner case will face internal trial

<b>(CNN) —</b> The NYPD will immediately begin the disciplinary process regarding two officers involved in the Eric Garner case, city and law enforcement officials confirmed to CNN on Thursday.<p>The proceedings involving Officer Daniel Pantaleo and Sgt. Kizzy Adonis will commence in the coming days, an NYPD …

Justice

Want Free Museum Entry With Your Library Card? Too Bad. Most of the New ‘Culture Pass’ Tickets Are Already Sold Out

Art World<p>You'll have to wait until November to use your library card for free tickets to popular institutions like MoMA.<p>,<p>This past Monday, New York …

Libraries

Library Cards as Keys to Culture

<b>Linda Johnson</b>, president and C.E.O. of the Brooklyn Public Library, talks about the new program that lets all three library system card-holders visit major NYC cultural institutions for free.<p>→Brooklyn Public Library announcement<p>→New York Public Library (Manhattan, The Bronx & Staten Island) …

Libraries

New York Today: The Morning After a Steam Pipe Explosion

Updated, 6:54 a.m.<p><i>Good morning on this clear Friday.</i><p>A steam pipe exploded underneath a street in the Flatiron district of Manhattan on Thursday morning.<p>No one was seriously injured, but 49 buildings were evacuated along Fifth Avenue between 19th and 22nd Streets and some residents in the area could …

New York City

Yankees Minor League Report: Adams stumbles, Sauer solid

<b>Chris Carelli, SNY.TV</b> Facebook | Twitter | About Me | Archives<p>Our weekly minor league report canvases the Yankees farm system, providing updates …

Baseball

SNAP recipients may have problems accessing discounted Citi Bike membership

SNAP recipients who want to opt into the newly-expanded discounted Citi Bike program may have problems accessing the service<b>.</b><p>Geographic and financial barriers are likely to hinder hundreds of thousands of SNAP recipients over the age of 16 from subscribing to a $5 monthly Citi Bike membership. The …

New York City

Maura Tierney Knows Where They Keep the Life Jackets

Maura Tierney has a favorite seat on the New York City Water Taxi: upstairs, near the stern, on top of some metal storage lockers. “If anything goes wrong, you’re very close to the life jackets,” she said on a recent Sunday, as she watched the crowd board from the Wall Street dock. “When this boat …

The Arts

Isn’t New York Grand in the Summertime?

All the new restaurants, art exhibits and outdoor destinations in Manhattan, the Hamptons and upstate.<p>Just because its muggy doesn’t mean New York in …

New York City

Yorktown sheds olde light on modern gun debate

YORKTOWN, Va. — Just what were they thinking?<p>Arguments over gun control and gun rights lead to the United States Constitution’s Second Amendment — 27 words approved in 1791 that are still being sifted through by legislatures and courts.<p>But at the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, you can get …

National Parks

Nebraska, Millard West alum Brady Schnell completes British Open run

Millard West and Nebraska graduate Brady Schnell finished his stay at the British Open with a 4-over 75 in Friday's second round at Carnoustie Golf …

New York City

We must fight this summer hate wave

Last Thursday, as their S53 bus crossed the Verrazano Bridge from Brooklyn to Staten Island, one passenger turned to her neighbor and screamed “You …

Hate Crimes

Doc was a 'drug dealer with a prescription pad': U.S attorney

A Manhattan doctor faces life in prison after a Brooklyn federal jury convicted him of giving oxycodone to five patients, including one who died, …

New York City

Monsters Walkoff Yankees 2-1 Thursday

After just one hit over the first eight innings Thursday and just three hits combined over their last 17 innings, the Lake Monsters put together …

New York City

Why a crew of Liberian-American beauty queens just descended on Philadelphia

They don’t look like beauty queens right now.<p>Gardening gloves cover their acrylic nails. Blue jeans protect their ankles from bug bites and poison …

Liberia

What to Know Before Buying a Home With Your Parents

For Diana Limongi, the practical benefits of sharing a two-family house in Astoria with her parents are manifest. There is access to a car without having to own one, free Spanish immersion for her two children and periodic gifts of homemade lentils left in the refrigerator.<p>But the best part, the …

Real Estate

Movement Must-Reads: Black identity extremists and racial disparities in mass shooting coverage

A lot of ground to cover in this week’s Movement newsletter, including the launch of <i>Mic</i>’s new Facebook Watch show, stories about Cynthia Nixon and …

Eric Garner

The Most Underrated Food Spots in SoHo and Nolita

The hardest part of finding a hidden gem is, well, finding it. SoHo (South of Houston Street) and Nolita (North of Little Italy) in Manhattan are …

Dining Rooms

Cuomo is playing ‘Chicken Little’ over abortion rights

Another Supreme Court nomination by a Republican president, another attempt to use cynical scare tactics by the Empire State’s own version of Chicken …

U.S. State Supreme Courts

Yankees prospects: Clint Frazier leaves early with apparent injury

<b>Triple-A/Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders:</b> W 7-3 at Columbus Clippers<p>CF Clint Frazier 0-1, 1 K<br>PH-CF Shane Robinson 2-4, 1 R, 1 K<br>RF Billy McKinney …

Clint Frazier

How Much Does Trump’s Endorsement Matter? Alabama Republicans Don’t Really Care.

Joshua Roberts / Reuters<p>“It’s not all about Trump,” former representative Bobby Bright said Saturday, sitting on a folding chair in the middle of a …

Republicans

Joe Harvey Stats, Highlights, Bio | MiLB.com Stats | The Official Site of Minor League Baseball

Team<p>Date<p>Transaction<p>May 6, 2018<p>RHP Joe Harvey assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders from Trenton Thunder.<p>May 4, 2018<p>RHP Joe Harvey assigned to …

Baseball

10 Things to Do This Weekend

<i>Events to check out this weekend, July 19 to 22.</i><p><b>1. Celebrate a winner.</b> <br>It’s been 25 years since “Loser,” the anthem of a generation that continues to …

Hillary Clinton

#PROjans Making Impact in Minors - Troy University

TROY, Ala. – Several former Trojans have been making a reputation for themselves at the minor league level over the past few weeks. <br>Matt Sandersmade …

Baseball

John Brebbia Stats, Fantasy & News | MLB.com

John Brebbia 2018 Stats<p>G<p>W-L<p>ERA<p>IP<p>SO<p>WHIP<p>27<p>1-3<p>4.13<p>32.2<p>36<p>1.22<p>John Brebbia MLB Career Stats<p>G<p>W-L<p>ERA<p>IP<p>SO<p>WHIP<p>77<p>1-3<p>3.09<p>84.1<p>87<p>1.04<p>John Brebbia Bio<p>Full Name: …

Baseball