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1 hr ago | Free Republic
Keen observers of culinary trends might have noticed the signs: the photos of sizzling sisig showing up in Instagram feeds; the 2012 declaration from Bizarre Foods host Andrew Zimmern that Filipino food is 'the next big thing'; the Smorgasburg stands and underground-supper-club dinners serving cuisine from the Philippines.
Do You Know the Constitution Better Than Most Politicians?
Is racial profiling justified?
5 hrs ago | Redford Observer
An interior room at Gracie Mansion, the mayor's official residence, in New York.
5 hrs ago | Broadway
If you saw The Glass Menagerie 's Zachary Quinto walking through midtown today, you'd think he'd always looked like one of Broadway's hottest leading men, but according to him he's really found his sartorial stride and solidified his career since leaving L.A. In a recent interview with Mr. Porter , the Carnegie Mellon alum best known for playing ... (more)
5 hrs ago | MyFoxNY
The annual coat drive by New York Cares is under way. New Yorkers can donate new or gently used coats for distribution to the needy this winter.
10 hrs ago | Mobile Marketer
With the news that New York magazine is cutting its printing schedule from weekly to biweekly, regional magazines are some of the publications hit hardest by mobile, despite the increased interest around local advertising.
14 hrs ago | Mortgage News
Two weeks ago, I decided to take a small trip to see a concert at the famous Madison Square Garden, and to experience the hustle and bustle of New York City at the peak of the holiday shopping season.
16 hrs ago | Patch.com
The reports of gas price gouging in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy may have hit closer to home than residents realize.
Gov. Cuomo stands with former Gov. George Pataki and ex-state Controller Carl McCall, both of whom lead the panel to provide tax relief plans for New Yorkers.
The New York Police Department conducted an overnight drill at a closed shopping mall last month in an attempt to prepare for a scenario similar to the mall massacre in Kenya earlier this year.
A New York State commission is proposing $2 billion in tax cuts over the next three years as lawmakers prepare to wrangle over the state's $140 billion budget early next year.
Dec 10, 2013; Orlando, FL, USA; Curtis Granderson smiles as he is introduced by the New York Mets during the MLB Winter Meetings at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort.
Looks like fascist Nanny Bloomberg intends to make good use of his final three weeks in office.
So you're visiting New York. Congratulations! It's the most wonderful time and the most crowded time of the year here.
New York Farm Bureau members, along with the Feeding America NYS Food Banks, are once again showcasing their partnership.
NEW York might have skyscrapers and pizza but there's also a whole world of crime to watch out for.
According to a new study, the creepy crawlers have a tendency to live in districts and boroughs with like-minded, genetically similar bugs.
New York Sen. Charles Schumer is calling on the Environmental Protection Agency to delay a "sudden mandate" that would force municipalities to replace fire hydrants after Jan. 4. The senator is taking issue with the EPA's interpretation of a 2011 law.