New York unveils landmark antitrust bill that makes it easier to sue tech giants

“Our laws on antitrust in New York are a century old and they were built for a completely different economy,” said Gianaris. “Much of the problem today in the 21st century is unilateral action by some of these behemoth tech companies and this bill would allow, for the first time, New York to engage in […]

How Ghislaine Maxwell used Prince Andrew’s ‘stamp of approval’ to manipulate New York’s rich and powerful

Ghislaine Maxwell’s sex life secrets WILL be made public as judge rules redacted court docs should be unsealed

New York Comedy Festival Canceled For 2020 Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

Related Story Knott’s Berry Farm Cancels Its Annual Halloween Haunt For 2020 Due To Coronavirus Pandemic “While we were looking forward with great enthusiasm to bringing the very best comedy talent and fans from around the country and the world to New York City this fall,” Hirsch said, “the circumstances presented by the pandemic will […]

The Latest: New York state finds minors working in factory

New York investigators say they have found labor violations involving 12 minors working at a factory run by an upstate religious community and are expanding their probe to other sites affiliated with the group.

How the Brexit vote added hundreds to the cost of a trip to New York: Weak pound hits holidays as families stay at home rather than fork out to go abroad

Tom Irwin, from holiday price comparison website TravelSupermarket, said: ‘There are still competitive offers in the market, but the pound’s fall does mean half-term and winter sun breaks are likely to cost holidaymakers more than they would have done this time last year. To minimise the impact, we advise travellers to get their currency well […]

Facebook leases 7.3 lakh sq ft space at Farley Building in New York

NEW YORK: Facebook has leased all the office space at the landmark Farley Building, a 1912 Beaux Arts former post office in Manhattan, in a deal that marks a major expansion of the company’s business operations in the city. Terms of the deal were not disclosed by Facebook Inc and the property’s majority owner, Vornado […]

New York Times’ digital revenue exceeds print for first time ever

The Times has continued investing in audio storytelling, announcing last month it will acquire Serial Productions and partner with “This American Life.” On Wednesday’s earnings call, Levien praised the success of The Daily podcast saying that its audience is now “vastly larger” than the daily or Sunday paper with “somewhere above 3.5 million” listeners each […]

The 2020 New York Comedy Festival Is Canceled

“While we were looking forward with great enthusiasm to bringing the very best comedy talent and fans from around the country and the world to New York City this fall, the circumstances presented by the pandemic will prevent us from doing so,” Caroline Hirsch, founder and owner of the NYCF and Carolines on Broadway, said […]

New York City health commissioner resigns

“Dr. Chokshi has spent his career fighting for those too often left behind,” de Blasio said in a press release announcing the appointment. “Never has that been more true than during the COVID-19 pandemic, where he has helped lead our City’s public health system under unprecedented challenges. I know he’s ready to lead the charge forward […]

New York Times Digital Revenue Beat Print In Q2 For First Time, Adds 669,000 Net New Digital Subscriptions

Subscription and advertising revenue for digital, respectively $146 million (up 30%) and $39.5 million (down 32%), totaled $185 million. That compares with $147 million in sales from print subscriptions (down 6.7%) and $28 million in print advertising (down a whopping 55%) – for a total of $175 million.