Topic: Brooklyn (New York City)
Atomic Tom, a New York City quartet, posted a video of themselves playing their single 'Take Me Out' on their iPhones while riding the B train. Now the song is a hit on iTunes.
10/22/2010 03:03 pm
The Hebron Fund, a US tax-exempt charity that supports Israeli settlers, is rallying Zionists of all stripes to join a 'Hebron Aid Flotilla' on the Hudson River next month.
10/20/2010 03:49 pm
The latest film on psychiatric ward patients, 'It's Kind of a Funny Story,' is based on Ned Vizzini's semiautobiographical novel.
10/08/2010 07:00 pm
Food stamps: Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Gov. David Paterson announced Thursday that they are seeking permission from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, which administers the nation's food stamp program, to add sugary drinks to the list of prohibited goods for city residents receiving assistance.
10/08/2010 11:57 am
California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger on Thursday honored Victor Perez, the man behind the improbable car chase that resulted in the recovery of an 8-year-old girl abducted in Fresno, Calif. 'This guy is a true action hero,' said the governor. Here is his story and the stories of three other everyday heroes who responded to trying circumstances with extraordinary grace or courage.
10/07/2010 04:57 pm
Roy Halladay took the Year of the Pitcher into the postseason. The All-Star right-hander, who tossed a perfect game at Florida on May 29, dominated the Reds with a sharp fastball and a devastating slow curve in his first playoff start.
10/07/2010 11:43 am
Visa and MasterCard agree not to prohibit merchants from offering customers discounts or rebates for using a particular kind of card. Visa and MasterCard also must allow merchants to express preferences for the use of a low-cost card within a network or other form of payment.
10/04/2010 06:05 pm
Storefront booths, such as East Village Radio in New York, reach millions online – if they can cut legal static.
09/21/2010 12:23 pm
Contrary to popular belief, it's not unheard of to have a tornado in Queens, Brooklyn, or Manhattan. Skyscrapers do little to disrupt major storms, say meteorologists.
09/17/2010 01:39 pm
NYC Tornado: The National Weather Service planned to spend the day investigating whether a tornado touched down Thursday evening in New York City.
09/17/2010 12:42 pm