Taiwanese food is finally having a moment in New York City’s crowded restaurant scene

Three new restaurants showcase the best of Taiwanese cuisine: beef noodle soup, oyster omelette, stinky tofu and more.

The Hudson River isn’t as gross as you think: What a huge oyster says about the quality of NYC water

A giant, 8-inch oyster discovered in the Hudson River reveals how efforts for cleaning up the water are working.

Hype Daily: Roseanne’s remorse, last night’s BET Awards and more

We break down the biggest entertainment news from the past weekend.

Why a gay bar denied entry to a blind queer person — and how to improve spaces for disabled people

Even the most progressive spaces can sometimes still have trouble with inclusivity.

Mic Wakeup: Victims of Manhattan attack identified and Trump’s already talking immigration reform

It's Thursday, Nov. 2. Here are three stories you need to read.

Vehicular attacks like the one in New York City are on the rise. Here’s why.

Eight were killed and several others wounded Tuesday in a style of attack that has become an increasingly common form of terrorism.

New York City bodega workers on whether they feel threatened by the new Bodega startup

Bodegas are an integral part of living in New York City — and employees and patrons were irked by the mini convenience store startup bearing their name.

Randy “Iron Stache” Bryce gets in on the New York City fundraiser game — of a different sort

Randy Bryce met with small dollar progressive donors at a New York dive bar to support his race against Paul Ryan.

Your self-guided tour to the top 10 movie and TV filming locations in NYC

Visit the New York sites made famous by the likes of Carrie Bradshaw and Kevin McCallister.

Nicki Minaj was given the key to Queens. Here's 9 of her verses that prove she deserves it.

"A star will arise/ And she'll originate from the streets of Southside"

NYC Pride 2017: From feathers to glitter to rainbows, here are the pride looks you need to see

People took to the streets of New York City over the weekend to show their support of LGBTQ people across the globe.


Protesters reportedly arrested near NYC's Stonewall Inn, Pride March endpoint

The reason for the arrests were not immediately known.

No, James Comey did not make an incognito visit to the 'New York Times'

Comey was attending a charity event to benefit foster children at another company.

Here's how much you should be paying in rent — and how to spend less on housing

What is the maximum price you should pay for monthly rent? This rule of thumb will help you save money.

Need cheap-but-amazing vacation inspiration? These are the 10 top free attractions in the US.

The best vacation activities in the country — that won't cost you a dime.

Out of Office: The definitive guide for foodies on vacation

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Trump plan would hike taxes by billions in his hometown, New York's top financial watchdog says

New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer forecasts a median $2,200 jump in tax costs per household.

Times Square’s 8-year redesign is a blueprint for the city of the future

The throbbing epicenter of New York City is in the midst of a stunning transformation — and this is only the beginning.

The incredibly real way reality TV saved 'Real Housewives of New York' star Dorinda Medley's life

"It's a new life. It's a different life. But it's also a good life."

Artist seeking to "downgrade" feminist statue says it's not about feminism

Alex Gardega said his dog statue wasn't "anti-feminist," but rather, a commentary on "corporate nonsense."

Tips that pay off: The best places on earth — for you to live, vacation and thrive in.

Location, location, location! Need a change of scenery? Here are the best cities and escape plans for 2017.


Man who plowed car into crowded Times Square sidewalk charged with murder

The suspect also faces 20 counts of attempted murder and five counts of aggravated vehicular homicide.

11 affordable, accessible places for a last-minute Memorial Day getaway

Kick off your summer with a quick three-day trip.

Authorities investigating massive fire at historic New York City synagogue

Beth Hamedrash Hagodol Synagogue is considered a city landmark.

Vandals take chainsaws to trees at Donald Trump's Bronx golf course

The motivation behind the vandalism was unclear, but a maintenance crew chased off the men after they cut down four trees.

Trump is heading to Jersey instead of New York this weekend because he cares about America

Trump will avoid causing a "big disruption" in New York by causing one at his property in New Jersey instead.

White man beats Asian victim in New York City while shouting "We are white power"

Steven Zatorski has been charged with assault as a hate crime.

San Diego and Kentucky attacks show the hypocrisy of how the media covers white assailants

When it comes to violent crimes perpetrated by Muslim or Arab attackers, the media scrutinizes every detail.

NYC Mayor: Federal budget gives New York "what we are owed" to protect Trump

It's not cheap being the president's home town.

Community comes together to raise money for Brooklyn Broadway Islamic Center fire damage

The NYPD and CAIR-NY believe the fire on Saturday was not part of a hate-motivated crime.