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People walk in the rain past a U.S. flag painted on a building in the Manhattan borough of New York, February 16, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Inside A Manhattan Republican’s RNC Watch Party

The Republicans in New York City are not the Trump crowd, or so it seemed. They didn’t even want to lynch Hillary Clinton, like the crowds at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland have been demanding all week.

July 22, 2016

David Koch Loves Manhattan

Why so many red-state billionaires settle in progressive pockets of the country.

January 1, 2015

Dinner In White Tradition Sparkles Again In New York

New York (AFP) — With the setting sun glittering on the Hudson, nearly 5,000 people turned out for the fourth edition of “Diner en blanc” (Dinner in White), dressed to the nines. In what amounts to a flashmob sunset picnic, diners get details of the event with virtually no notice, and turn up all in […]

August 26, 2014

New York City’s Best Brewery and Distillery Tours

New York’s millions of annual visitors now have some new activities in which to indulge: local breweries, distilleries, and wineries. takes you on a tour of the latest tipple spots within the five boroughs.   All of the listed places give tours and give you a chance to see what local entrepreneurs are doing not […]

August 18, 2014

Christie Speaks At GOP Event At New York City’s Tony Harvard Club

By Michael Linhorst, The Record (Hackensack, N.J.) NEW YORK — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie spoke at a Republican Senate event at New York’s Harvard Club on Tuesday, the latest in a series of gatherings he has attended with top national Republicans even as his administration continues to battle scandal back in New Jersey. The governor […]

February 19, 2014

Part Group Therapy, Part Protest: Hundreds Descend On Manhattan To Occupy Wall Street

Outraged at money’s outsized — and growing — influence on politics, and still fuming at the bailout of the banks in 2008 and what they see as coddling of the industry since then, about a thousand activists came together in and around Wall Street on Saturday to lay their grievances at the doorsteps of America’s […]

September 18, 2011