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Tishman Speyer's secret purchase paves way for expanded Bella Abzug Park

Tishman Speyer's secret purchase paves way for expanded Bella Abzug Park

1 day ago   |   New York Post

Tishman Speyer, which plans a massive new building across from the Javits Center on Eleventh Avenue, is set to deliver a gift to the city - and receive a gift in return. The...
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Lori Lightfoot floats tax on high-end law, accounting firms to help plug Chicago's budget hole

1 day ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Chicago mayoral candidate Lori Lightfoot on Sunday floated the idea of taxing large law and accounting firms to help shore up City Hall finances. The next mayor will have to...
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Defense Attorney Says Donald Trump Still Facing Legal Woes, Warns SDNY Investigation 'Ain't A Fishing Expedition'

2 days ago   |   Newsweek

“You have Michael Cohen, who has already pleaded guilty, you have evidence of campaign finance violations, you have investigations into, now, Trump Organization business...
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Elizabeth Warren Bucks the Trend by Running on Ideas

3 days ago   |   Time

Presidential campaigns tend to follow a pattern: Start with big themes, then slowly roll out detailed policies as the primary unfolds. It's a safe approach. After all, there's...
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Last grants coming for endangered Route 66 program

3 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - An endangered federal program that has helped preserve the historic Route 66 Highway for two decades has issued its last call for grants aimed at saving...
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Wolf says $4.5 billion plan could help schools clean up lead paint

Wolf says $4.5 billion plan could help schools clean up lead paint

4 days ago   |   WTAE

Gov. Tom Wolf is pitching his plan to finance a multibillion-dollar capital plan by taxing Marcellus Shale natural gas production as a way to help Pennsylvania schools clean up...
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Money Matters: Spring-cleaning your debt

Money Matters: Spring-cleaning your debt

4 days ago   |   WMUR

With all the cold and snow, it is hard to believe that spring is just around the corner. Now is the time to clean the dust and get rid of the clutter. It is also a good time to...
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‘Change Is Closer Than We Think.' Inside Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Unlikely Rise

4 days ago   |   Time

Every 10 minutes or so, someone knocks on the big wooden door of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's office on Capitol Hill. The noise makes staffers stiffen. It's almost always a...
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State progressives want Heastie to act on campaign finance now

State progressives want Heastie to act on campaign finance now

5 days ago   |   New York Post

ALBANY - Progressive lawmakers called on Democratic leaders Wednesday to stop stalling on taxpayer-funded campaign financing. “We need big money out, and small donors in,”...
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Gannett shares jump on hedge fund's confidence in takeover deal

Gannett shares jump on hedge fund's confidence in takeover deal

5 days ago   |   New York Post

Gannett's stock popped Wednesday after controversial newspaper conglomerate MNG Enterprises said that hedge fund Oaktree Capital is “highly confident” that MNG can finance a...
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Shane West and Mandy Moore recreate ‘A Walk to Remember' poster

Shane West and Mandy Moore recreate ‘A Walk to Remember' poster

Shane West surprised his "A Walk to Remember" co-star Mandy Moore at her Hollywood Walk of Fame ceremony on Monday. Read more ...

Father of Sandy Hook victim commits suicide at town hall, police say

Father of Sandy Hook victim commits suicide at town hall, police say

The father of one of the victims of the Sandy Hook school shooting committed suicide Monday at Newtown town hall, police said. Read more ...

Steven Spielberg, Jennifer Aniston, other celebs help introduce Apple's...

Steven Spielberg, Jennifer Aniston, other celebs help introduce Apple's streaming TV service

Apple announced a new streaming service, Apple TV Plus, which will house its original shows and movies and could compete with Netflix, Amazon and cable TV itself. Read more ...

Familiar face's dominance of Rangers continues in loss to Penguins

Familiar face's dominance of Rangers continues in loss to Penguins

Teddy Blueger scored two goals, Matt Murray made 33 saves and the Penguins surged to a 5-2 win over the Rangers at Madison Square Garden on Monday night. Justin Schultz, Nick... Read more ...

Kenyan teacher who gives away 80 percent of his salary awarded $1M global prize

Kenyan teacher who gives away 80 percent of his salary awarded $1M global prize

A math and physics teacher from rural Kenya, who gives away 80 percent of his monthly income to help the poor, wins a $1 million prize. Read more ...

'Porn lawyer' Avenatti arrested, charged with plot to extort $20 million...

'Porn lawyer' Avenatti arrested, charged with plot to extort $20 million from NIKE

US lawyer Michael Avenatti has been arrested and charged with bank fraud and extortion. Prosecutors claim Avenatti threatened to shake down sportswear giant Nike for $20 million. Read more ...

Trump's attorney doesn't want Trump's 'confidential' written responses to...

Trump's attorney doesn't want Trump's 'confidential' written responses to Mueller released

Jay Sekulow, an attorney for President Donald Trump, said Monday he does not want the written answers the president submitted to special counsel Robert Mueller to be released... Read more ...

Family behind Krispy Kreme, Panera Bread admits to Nazi ties

Family behind Krispy Kreme, Panera Bread admits to Nazi ties

The German family behind Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Panera Bread, Pret a Manger and Einstein Bros. Bagels has finally come clean about their reported connection to the Nazis. “It... Read more ...

Rob Gronkowski's friends predict post-retirement plans: ‘Party time'

Rob Gronkowski's friends predict post-retirement plans: ‘Party time'

The NFL community and beyond has nothing but love for Rob Gronkowski. Shortly after the Patriots tight end announced his retirement Sunday with an Instagram post, dozens of... Read more ...

Rapper Dr. Dre celebrates his daughter getting into USC 'on her own'

Rapper Dr. Dre celebrates his daughter getting into USC 'on her own'

"No jail time!!!!" he wrote. Read more ...