A statue depicting the famous scene of a sailor kissing a woman in New York's Times Square as people celebrate the end of World War II has been vandalised with red spraypaint spelling out #MeToo. News24 - Published
A struggling British regional airline has rejected a last-ditch buy-out proposal from Mesa Air Group Inc. Phoenix-based Mesa Air (Nasdaq: MESA) put in a last-minute proposal this week to take over.. bizjournals - Published
New Yorkers are told not to flush wipes, dental floss and other plastics down the drain, but they do it anyway. When all that waste combines, it creates a clog known as a "fatberg." It causes back-ups..
Thousands of police officers from near and far came to pay their respects to the 19-year veteran who was killed by friendly fire while responding to an armed robbery in Queens last week. CBS2's Carolyn..
According to Reuters, New York City reached a $5.3 million settlement on Wednesday to resolve charges it improperly billed the U.S. government for damage to city vehicles caused by Superstorm Sandy in..
The parent company for one of the first cannabis dispensaries likely to open in Boston has announced a $55 million investment to help it build out its flagship Boston store and expand into Ohio. The.. bizjournals - Published
Watch VideoWhat can other cities learn from the Amazon and New York City breakup? Do not underestimate the power of a community, says one activist.
Maritza Silva-Farrell, Executive Director, ALIGN.. Newsy - Published
Under new guidelines to be released this week by the New York City Commission on Human Rights, the targeting of people based on their hair or hairstyle, at work, school or in public spaces, will now be.. SBS - Published
The new legal guidance says New Yorkers have a right to "hairstyles that are closely associated with their racial, ethnic or cultural identities." Sydney Morning Herald - Published Also reported by •The Age •Brisbane Times
Depending who you ask, the decision was either a triumph for community activism over corporate greed or an ideologically-motivated act of economic suicide. Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
Izzy Young, who has died aged 90, was a key figure in New York’s Greenwich Village folk music scene in the 1950s and 1960s when he launched a young aspiring singer-songwriter called Bob Dylan on his.. Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
Bernard Tomic battled hard but ultimately his inability to curtail John Isner's served proved decisive in a straight-sets loss at the ATP Tour's New York Open. Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
A preoccupation with death runs through the otherwise upbeat songs of John Flansburgh and John Linnell, aka New York's They Might Be Giants. Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
LONDON (Reuters) - Undefeated heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua will fight American challenger Jarrell 'Big Baby' Miller in New York on June 1 in his first title bout outside Britain. SBS - Published
The gathering, which ended with all three men leaving through separate doors, provide a hint at what Mueller is examining in the final stretch of the Russia probe. Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age