Wall Street Journal
Daniel Libeskind on Design Aesthetics
IT'S NOT EVERY DAY that you meet an architect concerned with price. "It's easy to make things for the super rich," says Daniel Libeskind, the Polish-born American architect behind Berlin's Jewish Museum and winner of the competition to build the new World Trade Center in New York.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
WNYC-AM New York
The Delicious Knish
Mano Hirsch, of the eponymous knish shop on Brighton Beach. Sign in the upper left says, in Hebrew letters, Kosher.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
3,600 intrigued souls turn out to tour Old Main
About 3,600 people walked through the halls of the Old Main at the Mohawk Valley Psyciatric Center Monday.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
The Village Voice
Rightbloggers' Long Obsession with Obama and Golf -- And Why It's Finally Paying Off
Maureen Dowd, recently adopted as a " narrative journalist " by the New York Times Magazine , did a Sunday column about how Obama likes to golf even when bad things are happening .
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Hottest Trainer 2014: It's Time to Vote! Who's The Hottest Male Trainer in New York?
Welcome to Racked New York's search for New York City's hottest trainer. Over the coming weeks, we'll profile sixteen smoking locals-fitness experts who not only look hot in spandex, but can make you look amazing too.
The Incredible History of Jewish Smuggling
A Jew arrives at Israel's Haifa port, trying to smuggle two bags of coffee. "What do you have in the bag?" the customs officers ask him.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
10 Companies That Are Hiring Like Crazy Right Now
If a career change is on your mind , we know it's not the easiest thing in the world to find a company you can feel at home at.We've rounded up some great companies that are looking to hire like crazy this month.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Photos of the Day Courtesy of the NYT: Refugees in Utica, NY
The NYT has an article today, "A New Life for Refugees, and the City they Adopted," on the ways in which refugees from Somali Bantu have made new lives in Utica, New York.
Poland, India, UAE Step Up Defense, Airline Investments
In a note today, RBC Capital Markets highlights developments in emerging markets that should benefit big U.S. and European defense contractors: a The Polish defense ministry is speeding up requests for 10 combat-ready helicopter bids, from foreign and domestic manufacturers, after the "outbreak of civil war" in eastern Ukraine, according to Polish ... (more)
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Rebecca Dahlgren, arrested New York woman, shatters police car window with foot, cops say
State police say a woman shattered a window on a cruiser with her foot after she was arrested in connection with a domestic disturbance.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Thu Aug 07, 2014
'The Dog' Filmmakers Find a '70s Bank Robber Bon Vivant with No Apologies
Before OJ Simpson, waving a gun in the backseat of a white SUV racing up the 405 freeway, drew audience attention and trailblazed a new front on the 24-hour news cycle, one Brooklynite captivated onlookers and TV networks with a bizarre bank robbery.