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

“For more than 100 years, our antitrust laws have served as critical protection for consumers and small businesses from unchecked corporate power to choke off competition and limit consumer choice. While our state’s antitrust laws remain essential to these protections, we support legislation to strengthen them further to meet the challenges of today’s economy,” said […]

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

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.

New York Comedy Festival Canceled For 2020 Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

Since 2004 the NYCF has taken place each November at such venues as New York’s Beacon Theatre, Carnegie Hall, Madison Square Garden and Town Hall, among others. Taking the stages have been such comedians as Judd Apatow, Hannibal Buress, Bill Burr, Margaret Cho, Billy Crystal, Larry David, Ricky Gervais, Kathy Griffin, Kevin Hart, John Leguizamo, Norm […]

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

Helen Saxon, chief product analyst at MoneySavingExpert.com, said: ‘It seems this extra cost is likely to stop some people from going on holiday. A family of four going to New York at this time last year would have got around $1.55 to the pound. But that same family taking the trip this year will only […]

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 […]

De Blasio’s New York: Jennifer Lawrence Takes $5.7M Loss on NYC Penthouse

New York’s Upper East Side has experienced a surge in crime in recent weeks. As Breitbart News reported, the NYPD’s 19th Precinct has reported a 286 percent increase in robberies over the course of the the last month, versus the same period in 2019.

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 […]