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What Amazon Could Learn From Google in New York City

What Amazon Could Learn From Google in New York City Amazon’s arrival in New York City has been loud. But Google has been quietly expanding in Manhattan for years, with few complaints from residents.

Welcome to Брайтон Бич, Brooklyn

Welcome to Брайтон Бич, Brooklyn Brighton Beach is the grumpy neighbor of Coney Island and home to a population of Soviet exiles. And if you don’t get it, well, your loss.

Forget the Suburbs, It’s Country or Bust

Forget the Suburbs, It’s Country or Bust For some New Yorkers, being priced out of the city means it’s time to move to the woods.

You Want Snacks With That? New Jersey Bill Considers Marijuana Delivery

You Want Snacks With That? New Jersey Bill Considers Marijuana Delivery Though the effort to legalize marijuana has been mired in political gridlock, the legislation does provides a road map for how legalized marijuana would be regulated and distributed.

Inmate Says Rikers Guards Raped Her in Jail

Inmate Says Rikers Guards Raped Her in Jail “This never happened,” an officer told the woman, according to a lawsuit claiming the city tolerates sexual violence at Rikers Island.

Harrison David Rivers Wins 2018 Relentless Award

Harrison David Rivers Wins 2018 Relentless Award The playwright took the prize for “The Bandaged Place,” a play about an abusive relationship between two gay men.

A Dramatic Backdraft, Captured on Video

A Dramatic Backdraft, Captured on Video Footage of a so-called smoke explosion enveloping firefighters within seconds in Sunnyside, Queens was additionally shocking because no one was killed.

The Return of the ‘Bad Boys’ of Chinatown

The Return of the ‘Bad Boys’ of Chinatown Playing pool and riding motorcycles, they ruled the neighborhood when Chinatown was a tiny Cantonese ‘village.’ Fifty years later, the annual reunion is a little quieter.