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.

Riverlife, Office Of Public Art Seeking Artists Wanted For Handwashing Stations Downtown

Artist call for illustrators/comic artists! @RiverlifePgh & OPA seek 2 – 3 artists for illustrations & informational graphics for handwashing kiosks in Downtown and riverfronts. Deadline to apply is 8/24/2020. See link for details. https://t.co/QpvhdVDWCo

Pittsburgh Man Says He Lost Eye After Police Shot Bean Bag At Him During Downtown Protest

‘Damn Shame’: Pittsburgh Police Chief Says White Males Dressed In Anarchist Attire Hijacked George Floyd Protests Downtown Pittsburgh Public Safety Has Declared ‘Unlawful Assembly’ Downtown, Urging Businesses To Close, Residents To Stay Home Store Windows Broken, Police Cruisers Set On Fire, As Downtown Pittsburgh Protest Over The Death Of George Floyd Turns Violent For Horell, […]

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 dispute arose as lawyers on both sides tried to agree on the rules of secrecy about evidence prior to a July 12 trial, when Maxwell will face charges that she recruited three teenage girls for Epstein to abuse in London and the United States in the 1990s.

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.