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  1. Woman Attacks Subway Rider for Invading Her Personal SpaceThe incident took place on the A train.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New York Magazine

    Another day, another strange subway-etiquette brouhaha. This time, a woman riding the A train got aggressive after accusing a fellow passenger of leaning on her.


  2. Your Weekend AgendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | New York Magazine

    First, though, there's Arthur Ashe Kids Day on Saturday, a daylong entertainment event with interactive games, viewing stations to watch the pros practice, a free concert hosted by Radio Disney, and a ticketed show featuring American Authors, Natalie La Rose, Bea Miller, Kalin and Myles, Jacob Whitesides, Alessia Cara, and DJ Alex Angelo. 2. Everyone is welcome at the Brooklyn Comedy Festival , which ends a week full of laughter.


  3. Your Weekend AgendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | New York Magazine

    This weekend in Brooklyn, the Afropunk Festival has a killer lineup, including Grace Jones, Ms. Lauryn Hill, Kelis, Danny Brown, Suicidal Tendencies, and Lenny Kravitz.


  4. Authorities Finally Catch Up With College Student Who Took Brooklyn...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | New York Magazine

    At the end of June, a n adventurous tourist armed with a selfie stick climbed up onto a side railing of the Brooklyn Bridge and snapped a photo, which he obviously posted to Instagram . Now-21-year-old college student David Karnauch, who was identified soon after the incident, has been arrested in Tennessee and is considered a fugitive of New York.


  5. Your Weekend AgendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | New York Magazine

    Admission is free, and not only will you see the races, but there are also cultural performances and good food. 2. How about a movie? MoMA is celebrating Scorsese through September 6. At Lincoln Center's Damrosch Park on Friday, there's a screening of a "silent" Rocky Horror Picture Show , where sounds will be heard through wireless headphones .


  6. 8 Music Shows This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | New York Magazine

    Hot Chip Webster Hall ; 8/4 and 8/5 at 7 p.m.; 125 E. 11th St., nr. Third Ave.; 212-353-1600 Fresh off Lollapalooza, the Brit dance act performs in support of their latest, Why Make Sense , on which they promise in general to 'fuck shit up.'


  7. The Subway Platform in One Manhattan Station Was 107 Degrees YesterdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | New York Magazine

    Standing on a subway platform without air-conditioning on a 95-degree day is miserable no matter where you do it. But reporters at WNYC decided to quantify that discomfort by recording the temperatures of 103 subway stations during rush hour on Wednesday , one of the hottest days of the year.


  8. Your Weekend AgendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | New York Magazine

    On Friday, New Jersey punks Titus Andronicus begin five nights at Shea Stadium, performing their rock opera The Most Lamentable Tragedy , and Buster Poindexter , the bluesy and sartorially savvy alter ego of David Johansen, gets hot, hot, hot at City Winery. 2. Over at the mega-venues, the ever- resilient U2 is in the middle of eight shows at MSG, and though Nicki Minaj thinks the VMAs snubbed her , they can't touch her show at Barclays on Sunday with Meek Mill, Dej Loaf, Rae Sremmurd, and Tinashe.


  9. When Will de Blasio See the Light on Parks?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | New York Magazine

    Like every successful New York hangout, Brooklyn Bridge Park is jammed. Long before it's finished, before the wavy meadows open on Pier 6 later this summer or Bjarke Ingels's swooping lookout is built, before a hilly upland stretch has even been contoured and before towers rise on its edge, the park has already started to shape childhood memories.


  10. Several Injured After Four-Story Building Collapses in BrooklynThe...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | New York Magazine

    A four-story mixed-use building collapsed in Brooklyn on Tuesday afternoon, reportedly injuring at least three people currently being treated at a local hospital. The building was at There were no life-threatening injuries, and firefighters found no one inside the building.


  11. Ita s Getting Harder and Harder to Tell Brooklyna s and Manhattana s...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | New York Magazine

    Consider this: The average price of a Brooklyn property is now $788,529, a new record, and the median is an equally impressive $605,000, reflecting a 5.2 percent increase from the same period last year, according to Douglas Elliman's second-quarter market report released today. Which is all to say that the gap between it and Manhattan continues to shrink.


  12. New Oyster Happy HoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | New York Magazine

    Adalya 55 Irving Pl., nr. 17th St.; 646-896-1441 Mon-Fri, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. This Mediterranean restaurant in Gramercy Park began doing its weekday 'Hour Under the Sea' in April.


  13. fashion The Gucci Model Whoa s Also an Industrial DesignerMeet your...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | New York Magazine

    It's not every day that someone checks into in an Airbnb in a new city and gets signed by a modeling agency within hours. But that's exactly how Marland Backus got her start.


  14. Hillary Clinton Prefers Manhattan Office to Brooklyn HeadquartersLike ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | New York Magazine

    In early April the Clinton campaign began leasing two floors of 1 Pierrepont Plaza in Downtown Brooklyn. In May the campaign released a video of local riffraff hobnobbing with Hillary Clinton that called her their "new neighbor."


  15. Your Weekend AgendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | New York Magazine

    2. Or on Saturday, take Dad up to Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, for the Louis Armstrong's Wonderful World Festival from noon to 9 p.m. There will be food, games, and performances by headliner Lauryn Hill, Antibalas, Ozomatli, and more. And it's all free.


  16. How to Pretend Youa re in the CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | New York Magazine

    Go Hiking on Staten Island: Robert Moses's scheme for an extended highway across Staten Island was quashed, but the 260-foot pile of rubble displaced in the planning stages remains. Now you can take a gentle 15-minute hike up ' Moses's Mountain ,' reclaimed by trees and wildflowers.


  17. Hillary Makes Her CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2015 | New York Magazine

    They began gathering early Saturday morning, trekking out from Brooklyn and Manhattan in sensible footwear and khakis, to see Hillary Clinton announce her bid for president. This was, technically, not the first time Hillary announced: that came in the car insurance ad the campaign released in mid-April.


  18. Dad Can Be Pampered, TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | New York Magazine

    The Blind Barber 339 E. 10th St., nr. Ave. B; 212-228-2123 Boozy and practical: All services here, including the $50 shave, include a complimentary drink.


  19. Watch Out for Flash Floods Today, New YorkThe rainy weather will continue into Tuesday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | New York Magazine

    After strong thunderstorms hit the New York area last night, the FDR looked more like a river than it did a highway. Unfortunately, we can expect more of the same today, with the National Weather Service issuing a flash-flood watch for the New York City area through Tuesday night.


  20. Plane Forced to Cede Skies to Tiny Drone Flying Above Prospect...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | New York Magazine

    It's a sunny, clear, altogether beautiful Friday - but that does not necessarily make it drone-flying weather. A plane on its way to La Guardia from Washington, D.C. this morning almost crashed into a drone flying above Prospect Park in Brooklyn.


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