Tag: New York

GSP Returns Tonight AT UFC217 Vs Bisping At MSG In NYC

The countdown is on! Are you excited to see Georges St-Pierre’s return to the Octagon for the first since since 2013? The greatest welterweight champion of all time has landed 2523 total strikes in his career the most in history

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Nadal Wins His Sweet 16th And Third US Open

Rafael Nadal schooled first-time major finalist Kevin Anderson and won in straight sets 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 on Sunday to win his third U.S. Open championship in New York. It’s Nadal‘s second Grand Slam title of the year and 16th of his  illustrious career. Only

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The Daily Show Opening Pop-Up Library Of Trump Tweets

During an episode of The Daily Show on Comedy Central Trevor Noah announced they are opening a free New York exhibit of Donald Trump’s tweets. He teased the location by saying “Let’s just say a certain someone will be able

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[Video] 2 Foot Long Pizza Slices in Yonkers!

I’ve enjoyed some big slices in my life including the “Pizza Al Metro” in Friuli, Italy. Check out the photo below from My Italy/Europe Vacation in September 2014. My wife’s eyes say it all. lol A year after this feast

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Trump vs Clinton In The First US Presidential Debate

Donald Trump was sniffing and breathing heavily at times during the first faceoff against Hillary Clinton moderated by Lester Holt. Online people were tweeting and using the hashtags #TrumpSniffing and #SniffSniff. Here’s a recap of some of the topics discussed

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This Could Be The Most Expensive Margarita Ever Made

Yesterday was National Margarita Day.  A hotel in New York offered an exclusive margarita for the occasion, and it could break records for the priciest margarita ever.  The London Bar (pictured below), which is inside luxury hotel “The London NYC”, has

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Plan Proposes To Shut Off The Water In Niagara Falls

Plans to replace two aging pedestrian bridges on the US side of Niagara Falls could involve shutting down the water flow. State parks and transportation departments said in an October report that the two concrete arch bridges need to be replaced. They

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Winter Storm Jonas Will Hit This Weekend

Roughly 75-million Americans along the US East Coast are bracing for up to 60 centimetres (2 feet) of snow, starting today when Winter Storm Jonas Hits. Blizzard warnings are in effect from Washington DC up through Philadelphia. New York could

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The Bills Have Hired A Female Coach, An NFL First

There is now another good crack in the glass ceiling. The Buffalo Bills have made Kathryn Smith the first ever full-time female member of an NFL coaching staff. Smith has been hired as the Bills’ special teams quality control coach.

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The Snowstorm Of A Lifetime Will Hit The U.S. This Weekend

What some are calling the “Snowstorm of a Lifetime” will swamp the U.S. Northeast this weekend, dumping as much as 2 feet of snow in some cities. The National Weather Service’s Storm Prediction Center is warning of heavy, (perhaps crippling),

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Everyone Is Talking About (And Salivating Over) These NYC Milkshakes

Over-the-top milkshakes are huge in NYC right now, specifically those made at Black Tap. They look delicious and very, very filling.  For about $15, you can get a milkshake garnished with your choice of cookies, pretzels, lollipops and more. You

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She Bought An Entire Toy Store For Underpriviledged Kids

A New York businesswoman who wanted to bring a “grander scale” to her yearly charitable donations has purchased  an entire toy store to donate to homeless kids.  Carol Suchman, a New York businesswoman and philanthropist, said she donates toys to

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Donald Trump Calls For More Scrutiny Of Mosques

Yesterday, Donald Trump suggested the U.S. should again scrutinize mosques that promote hatred, in the wake of last week’s deadly terrorist attacks in Paris.  In a phone interview with MSNBC’s Morning Joe program, Trump recalled how mosques in New York City

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EMT Suspended Without Pay After Trying To Save A Choking Girl

A New York City EMT who tried to save the life of a 7-year-old girl who choked on her lunch says he has been suspended without pay for making an unauthorized stop.  Qwasie Reid and his partner were transporting a nursing

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The Pope Will Make History Today

Pope Francis is about to become the first pope in history to speak to a joint meeting of the US Congress. The packed House chamber also will include Supreme Court justices and Cabinet officials. After that he will travel to

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