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New York’s most iconic buildings go orange in bid to woo Amazon - MarketWatch

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio doesn’t think the brightest lights of the Big Apple are enough to woo Amazon—so he turned them all orange.<p>Officials lit …

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New York City will be bathed with orange light in support of its bid for Amazon's $5 billion headquarters

• <b>Many of New York's landmarks will be lit up in orange in support of the city's bid to host Amazon's second headquarters.</b>• <b><br>Proposals from cities are due to Amazon on October 19.</b>• <b><br>New York is facing stiff competition from about 50 other cities across North America.</b><p>Those orange lights aren't for …

Business

NYC Is so Desperate for Amazon’s Love It’s Turning Every Single Light Orange

Mayor Bill de Blasio is thirsty to win the bid for the tech giant’s second headquarters.<p>New York City's most iconic locations, including the Empire State Building and One World Trade Center, are turning orange Wednesday night in a desperate plea for the attention of a technology corporation.<p>Amazon …

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Rove, Harf Spar Over Responsibility for Terror Spread in Iraq, Syria Insider

<b>PA Gov. Wolf: Trump 'Sabotaging Health Care' and 'Causing Chaos for Families'</b><p><b>Country Star Dierks Bentley Pays Tribute to Fallen AZ Firefighting Corps</b><p>Former aides to Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama sparred over whether each other were culpable for the rise of Islamic extremism in Iraq and …

Karl Rove

Richard Rogers' Three World Trade Center nears completion in New York

The next piece in the redevelopment of the World Trade Center site in Lower Manhattan, a skyscraper by Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners, looks almost …

Architecture

Column: Too many false flags revealed in conspiracy theories

•"YOU GET PAID TO TALK ABOUT EVERYTHING EXCEPT THE TRUTH. Please expose the cover-up. YOUR GRANDCHILDREN WILL BE PROUD," wrote Greg Ericson, of Cloverdale, Ca.<p>•"What do you know about the connection between the device found plugged in the outlet in Las Vegas and the engineer designer of this device …

Las Vegas

Californians wonder why Trump isn’t tweeting about the fatal wildfires

<b>Video by TODAY</b><p>“Where’s the president?” asks the editorial board of the San Fransisco Chronicle, as California burns.<p>Well, it knows where President …

Puerto Rico

Amazon has pledged $5 billion and 50,000 jobs, and is looking for interested cities to host its second headquarters, known as HQ2. Can New York deliver?

The e-tailer has pledged $5 billion and 50,000 jobs to the city that wins its second headquarters. There is no shortage of interested bidders in the …

Long Island Rail Road

The TWA Hotel at JFK set to open in 2019

<b>MIAMI</b> – If you’ve been to New York’s John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK) lately, you may have seen that construction and restoration are well underway at …

Airports

The xx announce Manila return

The xx are coming back to Manila.

Philippines

7 Wonders of New York City

1 / 8<p>©Hufton + Crow<p>2 / 8<p>©Star Chefs<p>The Dead Rabbit Grocery and Grog<p>Winner of the prestigious "World's Best Bar 2016" this tri-level …

Travel

These homes have the best views in New York City

As the omnipresent crush of tourists proves, New York is not lacking in sights to see. The Empire State Building, the Brooklyn Bridge, the Statue of …

Real Estate

16 Years Apart, One Man Found Himself in the Buildings of Two National Tragedies

On September 11, 2001, as Americans watched in horror while planes crashed into the North Tower of the World Trade Center, Mike Dempsey watched it …

Mandalay Bay

Names of firefighters sickened after 9/11 placed on memorial

The names of 112 New York City firefighters who died of illnesses after spending time working in the rubble of the World Trade Center after the Sept. …

Trauma is the American experience

Being black in certain parts of America trains you to deal with murder. Lately, the whole country has been learning<p>What happened with Kenneka Jenkins, the young black woman from Chicago who mysteriously died in a hotel freezer? How are they surviving in Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricane …

Five World Series dream matchups in play: Griffin

A Cubs-Indians rematch could flip the script, and more entertaining twists of fate that could make this year’s Fall Classic special.

Canadian News

Billion Dollar Mega-Project Redevelopments of Some of the World's Major Cities

Here are 8 mega-projects that will transform some of the world's major cities.

Cities

CetraRuddy's 45 Broad Street to become Lower Manhattan's tallest residential skyscraper

A filigree-patterned supertall tower under construction in Downtown Manhattan is set become the area's second tallest skyscraper behind One World …

Architecture

Uniqlo to debut new specialty store concept

Fast-casual giant to open its largest location ever — in New York City<p>Chick-fil-A is going big in the Big Apple with a location that will also …

Restaurants

Edible Art Al Fresco: The Cosme Team Throws a Rooftop Feast

<i>This feature is brought to you by our friends at Stella Artois.</i><p>When you think of art in New York City, your mind might go to the Upper East Side’s …

Restaurants

kengo kuma creates stacked wooden facade for whitestone gallery in taipei

oct 07, 2017<p>MCR, the project's developer, has installed a lounge setting inside one world trade center, which will be used for events and information …

Design

Pain of the children who lost parents on 9/11 and how conspiracy theory gave girl hope her dad was still alive

When Delaney Colaio read an online conspiracy theory about people involved in the 9/11 attacks still being alive, she ran home, full of hope, and …

2 Malacañang execs latest casualties in fight vs corruption

President Rodrigo Duterte said he has fired two Malacañang officials over corruption allegations.The post 2 Malacañang execs latest casualties in …

Corruption

Activity Stations

Visiting the Museum with kids? Join us for drop-in Activity Stations tied to specific artifacts and themes in the Museum. Meant to spark …

Chuck Todd Has A Simple Response To Those Who Say It's Too Soon To Discuss Gun Control

"Why is now not the time?"<p>Following Sunday night's shooting in Las Vegas, in which 59 people were killed and hundreds more injured, many politicians, …

Gun Control

unique campsite concept celebrates 4 years of designers on holiday

what better way to keep in touch with your creativity than with a holiday? located in 15 acres of swedish countryside, designersThe post unique …

Design

Colorado has eight possible locations for Amazon headquarters bid

<p>Colorado won't reveal its final list, but local real estate experts have some ideas.</p>

Colorado Springs

US and EU experts have called this fake news site a Russian proxy. Its Facebook page is verified.

Sarah Wasko / Media Matters<br>Facebook has verified the pages of multiple websites on its platform that have pushed fake news, including a website that …

Liberal View

It Took Just 1 Minute For Chuck Todd To Shut Down Gun Control Critics

Todd responded to conservatives who argue "now is not the time to talk about gun violence."<p>Chuck Todd had a searing response for gun control critics who oppose even talking about gun violence in the wake of the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history.<p>In just one minute, the “Meet the Press” …

Media Industry

I lived through 9/11 — this is what I want people to know about the Las Vegas shooting

<i>Helaina Hovitz is an editor, writer, and</i> <i>author of “After 9/11.”</i><p>On Sunday night, at least 58 people were killed and over 500 more were wounded in a …

Las Vegas