Stories That Pay Off: The desperate and hilarious ways cities begged for Amazon HQ

Not everyone is happy about the new Amazon headquarters.

Trixie Mattel talks new makeup collection and why it’s a “weird” time to be a drag queen

"If you look at every picture that I don’t love of myself, I guarantee you that it’s a heterosexual that took it."

ICE deports suspected Nazi death camp officer living in New York City

“His hands are drenched in blood,” read the sign of one student from a local Orthodox Jewish school who had come out to rally for the former Nazi collaborator's deportation.

For ballerina Misty Copeland, NYC is full of memories — particularly at the Red Lobster in Queens

Misty Copeland had to teach herself to cook healthily when she moved to NYC, but she's always had a soft spot for fast food.

‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ winner Bianca Del Rio offers advice to the new class of queens

"I can be a raging c*nt on stage but be a professional. And that’s the only way you’re going to survive in this."

It’s the age of Aquaria — and we’re just along for the ride

"You never know which face is going to be your last so I like to make the most of the night."


Jewish women targeted in Islamophobic attack in Queens subway station

The intoxicated attacker called the Jewish women "dirty Muslims."

Who won 'RuPaul's Drag Race' season 9?

A lip-sync battle tournament leads to a surprising winner.

It doesn't matter who wins 'RuPaul's Drag Race' because nobody is losing

Getting the RuPaul stamp of approval is a career boost, crown or no crown.

Michelle Visage talks 'RuPaul's Drag Race,' the mainstreaming of drag, LGTBQ infighting and allyship

"'Drag Race' will always be a queer show. That's what it is. That's what it started as. That's what it always will be."

9 podcasts to listen to on your summer road trip

There's one for everybody.

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

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

'Scream Queens' is canceled and we need to know what happened to Chanel in the season 2 finale

'Scream Queens' star Jamie Lee Curtis may have solved the Red Devil mystery.

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.

These RuPaul's Drag Con attendees could be the 'Drag Race' contestants of the future

Shea Couleé went from Drag Con fan one year to star of the show the next. Who will follow in her footsteps?

'RuPaul's Drag Race' episode 6 recap: Which queen won Snatch Game?

Who was sent home for fouling up the most signature 'RuPaul's Drag Race' challenge?


Samantha Bee says visiting Rikers Island felt like "a Caribbean vacation"

"It was the most free I've felt in months."

These NYPD officers bragged about a tiny marijuana bust — and Twitter destroyed them

When will police learn that Americans don't think weed should be a crime?

'RuPaul's Drag Race' Episode 5 Recap: Who got sent home after the Kardashian challenge?

A twist ending and some shoddy editing make for a more frustrating episode of 'RuPaul's Drag Race.'

'RuPaul's Drag Race' Episode 4 Recap: Morning glory brings 2 winners their crowns

The fourth episode of 'RuPaul's Drag Race' season nine will go down in the record books.

'RuPaul's Drag Race' Season 9 Recap: Which queen returned — and who got sent home?

It's a cheer-tastic episode of 'RuPaul's Drag Race', but what is Lisa Kudrow doing there?


NYC Mayor de Blasio says he supports plan to close Rikers Island

The massive, infamous jail could be shutting down.

'RuPaul's Drag Race' Season 9 Predictions: Who will make it to the top 3?

In the wake of the season nine premiere, which 'RuPaul's Drag Race' queens look poised to go the distance?

Jay Z will tell Trayvon Martin's story in new docuseries and feature film

The rapper continues his work in creating social justice films.

What channel is 'RuPaul's Drag Race' on? When and where to watch the season 9 premiere

This is the time and place to watch the season premiere.

'RuPaul's Drag Race' Season 9 Review: Don't be a drag, just be a queen

Can the series survive the move to Friday nights?


Yes, Kalief Browder's story should make us love. But it should also make us angry.

A new documentary about Kalief Browder's life asks tough questions.

'Scream Queens' canceled? Lea Michele lands new TV gig before season 3 news.

Is good news for one bad for the other?

NYPD is investigating online threats made against Muslim activist Linda Sarsour

Glenn Maccioli asked Facebook users for Linda Sarsour's address.

'RuPaul's Drag Race' Season 9: Who will win? An early ranking of the 13 queens

Expect queens like Sasha Velour, Aja and Valentina to go far.