World Trade Center

Sculptor Who Lost His Brother Uses Art to Grapple with How 9/11 Changed the World

On Sept. 13, 2001, artist and sculptor Christopher Saucedo gathered his sculpting tools and drove from New Orleans to New York City to join his two …

Art

Aerospace Company Plans ‘Digital Accelerator’ at Empire Stores in Dumbo

Aerospace and building components manufacturer <b>United Technologies Corporation</b> is getting $10 million in state tax credits to lease office space at</b> …

Pratt & Whitney

You’re Not High, This Trippy U-Shaped Building In NY Is Real It’ll Soon Be The World’s Longest

The Empire State Building, The Statue of Liberty and the former World Trade Center - the magnificent erections that take you back to 90% of all …

Construction

World Trade Center redevelopment effort creeps forward with garage lease, but Hilton Riverside is not pleased

The long-delayed effort to turn the former World Trade Center building at the foot of Canal Street into a Four Seasons Hotel inched forward on …

Baton Rouge

Praying for Those Who Hurt Us - The High Calling

"Bless those who curse you. Pray for those who hurt you."<p>Luke 6:28<p>When Jesus calls us to love our enemies, we might wonder what that really means in …

Christianity

Son says goodbye to father in emotional photo

A photo of a boy kissing the casket of his father is touching the hearts of many across the world.<p>The images were captured by New York photographer …

New York State

Art at the Top of the World

A street art show stamped with approval by the corporate suits at the World Trade Center has to be boring, right? Apparently not.<p>This weekend I was …

Art

City settles Muslim discrimination lawsuit for $1.6M

The ​c​ity ​will pay $1.6 million to settle a 2013 discrimination suit ​in which ​several prominent Muslim clerics accused the NYPD of unlawful …

New York City

3rd Annual New York City Firefighter Stair Climb Honors Fallen First Responders

More than 400 police officers and firefighters, some wearing full gear, climbed the 4 World Trade Center stairs on Sunday to memorialize fallen first …

New York City

A 'Virtual Office' Can Give Your Business Manhattan Prestige

The Camacho & Bridges website features a sweeping Manhattan panorama and a map of Midtown. And its text hammers the point home: “Camacho Bridges is a law firm based in the heart of New York City just steps from Bryant Park.”<p>Except not really. Partner David Camacho works at home in Middletown, N.Y., …

New York City

5 ways Saudi Arabia allegedly helped terrorists in 9/11 attacks

The suit details how Saudi officials were complicit in the attacks.

Terrorism

March 20, 2017 Daily Newsletter - The New Yorker

PAID POST<p>From the Reporter’s Desk<p>When I first met Lucian Wintrich, who sometimes describes himself as a “transgressive artist” or a “conservative troll,” I was determined to avoid giving him the thing he so ardently desires: more press coverage. Wintrich, who is twenty-eight, is perhaps best known …

Journalism

Eurotrump

“Is there anything typically German about you?” Donald Trump was asked in January, during an interview with European journalists about his immigrant forebears. He answered, “I like things done in an orderly manner. And, certainly, the Germans, that’s something that they’re rather well known for.” …

Europe

One World Trade Center, New York City | Image 876915

Image Resolutions<p>Small<p>20.8 x 31.3cm / 72dpi<br>591 x 887px<p>130.00 $ *<p>Medium<p>10.0 x 15.0cm / 300dpi<br>1183 x 1774px<p>200.00 $ *<p>Large<p>14.2 x 21.2cm / 300dpi<br>1672 x …

Construction

Tribeca’s Sky Lofts penthouse returns, now wants $45M

The gleaming, glass-enclosed penthouse at Tribeca’s Sky Lofts caused quite a commotion when it sold for $30.5 million back in 2009—a price that, at the time, made it the most expensive sale ever in Manhattan below Columbus Circle. (Ah, how times have changed.) And after several unsuccessful tries …

Real Estate

'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' Star Fragments: What they're for and how to get them

<i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i> has plenty of collectibles, weapons, items, and armor to be found and purchased throughout the game. However, …

RPGs

Sky Lofts Penthouse in Manhattan Back on the Market for $45M

The price tag remains the same as it was in 2011<p>After lingering on the market for almost six years, a penthouse in the Sky Lofts Condominium in …

Luxury Homes

As Trump's Muslim ban gets shot down, his adviser faces problems with Nazi ban

Just as a federal judge blocked the implementation of President Donald Trump's second attempt to banning entry to the U.S. by citizens of several …

Immigration

World Trade Center Four Seasons lawsuit continues with appeal to Louisiana Supreme Court

A Florida man seeking to block a Four Seasons hotel developer from renovating the World Trade Center filed an appeal to the Louisiana Supreme Court …

New Orleans

High-profile chefs leading FiDi restaurant boom

Downtown’s booming FiDi neighborhood is gearing up for a battle of “high”-profile restaurants.<p>As Danny Meyer works on plans for an eatery on the 60th …

Restaurants

Speaking with Joshua Geyer at 4 World Trade Center

This past Sunday, we had the opportunity to meet up with Joshua Geyer, one of the curators of the current installation on the 69th floor of 4 World …

Street Art

23 Breathtaking Office Views from Around the World

To discover the most enviable workaday vistas on the planet, AD searched (mostly) high and low<p>Given that the majority of Americans between the ages of 25 and 54 spend more time working than doing anything else, including sleeping, it's no surprise that they care about their offices. For a lucky …

Travel

'Arrow' season 5, episode 17 promo, plot description and more for "Kapiushon"

Season five, episode 16 of <i>Arrow</i> continued to peel back the layers of Prometheus, showing how depraved the villain truly is. After Oliver learns that …

TV

TAMI Goes Downtown: How Lower Manhattan Became the City’s Trendiest Office Market

It’s been one of the more marked trends in the Manhattan office market over the past five years: the migration of tenants to the Downtown submarket. …

New York City

NYC Cop Whose Pride Dancing Went Viral Dies From 9/11-Related Cancer

NYPD officer Michael Hance, who went viral in 2015 for twerking during NYC’s Gay Pride Parade, died this Sunday from 9/11-related brain cancer after …

Homosexuality

A second judge has blocked Trump's new Muslim ban

A second federal judge has issued a decision that blocks President Donald Trump's revised immigration order, which bans the citizens of six …

Hackers spam Twitter with swastikas and pro-Turkish referendum propaganda

Quick, go check Twitter.<p>Early Wednesday morning, hundreds, possibly thousands, of Twitter accounts were hacked, tweeting out pro-Turkey messages …

'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' Molduga Boss Guide: Location, tips, tricks and how to beat it

The open-world structure of <i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i> means that sometimes you'll run into a boss outside a specific level. Such is the …

RPGs

Jeff Daniels to Lead Hulu's New 9/11 Drama 'The Looming Tower'

Jeff Daniels has been cast as the lead in Hulu’s upcoming miniseries “The Looming Tower,” TheWrap has learned.<p>The “Newsroom” actor will play John …

TV

Remembering Fritz Koenig, the Sculptor Who Created the World Trade Center&#039;s Iconic Sphere

The recent death of artist Fritz Koenig (1924-2017) has generated many posthumous tributes. Mine flows from a memorable visit with the artist at his …

Art