Facebook to lease 730,000 square feet in Manhattan

The social media giant rented all of the office space in the James A. Farley Building in Midtown Manhattan which is 107-year-old and has 730,000 square feet, according to the property’s developer. Vornado Realty Trust.

Power outage leaves large swaths of Manhattan in the dark

A spokesperson for Consolidated Edison said Friday’s blackout started at 5:13 a.m. in Harlem, the Upper West Side and the Upper East Side and affected about 180,000 customers. The outage lasted about a half-hour, he said. Another 5,000 customers lost power in a separate outage in Queens. The cause of Friday’s outages wasn’t immediately known. […]

Multi-Car Crash, Fire On WB 80 In Downtown SF Causes Bay Bridge Delays

The crash and fire led to the closure of the three left lanes of Westbound 80, causing a backup stretching onto the upper deck of the Bay Bridge from before Treasure Island. All westbound lanes were reopened around 7:25 a.m., but officials said to expect residual delays.

Hundreds Gather Downtown To Protest Antwon Rose Fatal Shooting By East Pittsburgh Police Officer

Lawyer: Antwon Rose Didn’t Pose An Immediate Threat To East Pittsburgh Police Officer READ: Antwon Rose’s Poem Written Two Years Before He Was Killed By East Pittsburgh Police Officer B-PEP Calls For AG To Take Over Investigation Of Antwon Rose Fatal Shooting Sources: Man Driving Antwon Rose Before Fatal East Pittsburgh Shooting Was A Jitney […]

Residence-hotel complexes attract HCM City’s expats

Compared to other cities in Southeast Asia and its neighbouring provinces, HCM City’s property market has remained attractive due to the short supply and imminent price hike. The inventory in the luxury apartment market in HCM City is now 700 compared to 30,000 in Bangkok and 8,300 in Singapore.

Prosecutors: ‘Alarming’ that Maxwell may publicize victims

“The defense believes it should not be restricted from publicly disclosing or disseminating the identity of any alleged victims or potential witnesses referenced in the discovery materials who have already identified themselves by speaking on the public record,” defense lawyers wrote in their submission.

Landmark Bancorp: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

Landmark Bancorp shares have fallen 16% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $21.01, a decrease of 10% in the last 12 months.

Yanks’ Chapman returns from virus; Kahnle needs Tommy John

Right-hander Masahiro Tanaka said Friday he will wear a protective insert in his hat when he returns to the mound Saturday against Boston. Tanaka has been out since being hit in the head by Giancarlo Stanton’s line drive during New York’s first official preseason workout.

Captain, owners of NY illegal party cruise arrested

Manhattan borough President Gale Brewer’s office notified the sheriff’s department of the crowded party. Empire Cruises, which runs events on the boat, did not return requests for comment from the newspaper. A notice on its website says it has ceased operations since March 16.

NFL bringing more staff back to HQ with saliva virus tests

The NFL’s satellite offices in Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, and Culver City, California, were reopened earlier this summer for production staffers who were subject to the same protocols put in place in Manhattan such as temperature checks, social distancing and mask requirements in common areas.