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Google workers walk out to protest office harassment, inequality

Posted on: November 2nd, 2018 | No Comments
  Hundreds of Google employees and contractors in New York and Washington, D.C. staged brief midday walkouts on Thursday, (November 1) with more expected to follow at offices worldwide, amid...

Bomb threat greeted with skepticism by New Yorkers

Posted on: October 25th, 2018 | No Comments
  In speaking to Reuters, New Yorkers took in stride the events in their city Wednesday (October 24) after police intercepted suspected bombs mailed to former U.S. President Barack Obama, former presidential...

NY, San Francisco, other U.S. cities celebrate gay pride

Posted on: June 25th, 2018 | No Comments
  Supporters of LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender) rights took to the streets of San Francisco, New York, Minneapolis, and Seattle to celebrate Pride on Sunday (June 24). The festivities included...

New York bar serves up gold-dusted chicken wings

Posted on: June 12th, 2018 | No Comments
A New York restaurateur hopes to strike gold with foodies by elevating the chicken wing by dressing it up in the shimmering precious metal. Two Manhattan locations of “The Ainstworth”...

Governors of Florida, Georgia, Virginia and North Carolina declared states of emergency over record-breaking freeze

Posted on: January 4th, 2018 | No Comments
A rare winter storm hit the U.S. southeast on Wednesday, bringing Florida’s capital its first snow in three decades and snarling travel, while New England braced for a “bombogenesis” blizzard...

Highlights of Saturday’s NBA games

Posted on: December 18th, 2017 | No Comments
Knicks 111, Thunder 96 Michael Beasley had 30 points on 11-of-18 shooting from the field to lead six New York players in double figures as the Knicks spoiled Carmelo Anthony’s...

U.S. retaliates against Russia, orders closure of Consulate, annexes

Posted on: September 1st, 2017 | No Comments
The United States has told Russia to close its Consulate in San Francisco and buildings in Washington and New York that house trade missions, the state department said on Thursday,...

Jim Henson’s career is highlighted in a permanent new exhibit

Posted on: July 26th, 2017 | No Comments
Kermit, The Fraggles, Miss Piggy and other Muppets stars have joined forces for a new Jim Henson exhibition in New York. The permanent gallery at the Museum of the Moving...

Filipino community groups in Canada call for VP Robredo’s impeachment

Posted on: April 5th, 2017 | No Comments
Various Filipino community groups staged protest rallies this weekend in Toronto, Canada to call for the impeachment of Vice President Leni Robredo. Carrying their placards with the statement “Stop shaming...

Struggling Knicks fire coach Fisher in second season

Posted on: February 9th, 2016 | No Comments
The struggling New York Knicks have fired head coach Derek Fisher less than two years after he was brought in to help turn around the once-proud franchise, the National Basketball...