Watchmen Recap: Are All of Your Doctor Manhattan Questions Now Answered?

RELATED STORIES This week’s Watchmen has the chef’s-kiss title “A God Walks Into Abar.” But it could also very easily be called “Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Doctor Manhattan But Experience Time in Too Mortal a Fashion to Know How to Ask.” Or, alteratively: “Blue’s Clues.” The big blue guy formerly known as […]

The price of a typical Manhattan apartment just fell below $1 million for the first time in 3 years

Real estate in Manhattan has been moving toward a buyers’ market. The median sales price of units sold in Manhattan fell 6% in the final three months of 2018. The fourth quarter marked the first time in three years that the figure was below $ 1 million. In the latest sign that Manhattan is heading […]

Abramovich’s ex-wife and kids living in Manhattan mansion owned by Russian tycoon Deripaska – report

Washington has seized Russian tycoon Oleg Deripaska’s US-based assets including a five-storey Manhattan mansion — but in a surprising twist, reportedly found the ex-wife and children of Roman Abramovich living at the property. In April, Deripaska found himself on the US sanctions list after Washington officials claimed that he was heavily involved in crime and […]

Workhorse brings an electric pickup truck, helicopter to Manhattan

Enlarge / Workhorse’s electric helicopter looks less like a traditional helicopter and more like an oversized drone. (credit: John Timmer) I wasn’t sure entirely what I expected an electric helicopter to look like, but what I found waiting for me at New York’s Flatiron Plaza wasn’t it. It’s not because it didn’t look like a […]

The ‘Manhattan Madam’ who ran a high-end prostitution ring in the 2000s was reportedly questioned in the Mueller probe — here’s everything we know about her

AP Photo/Seth Wenig The “Manhattan Madam” was reportedly questioned as part of the special counsel Robert Mueller’s probe into Russian’s interference in the 2016 presidential election. Kristin M. Davis, 41, is notoriously known for running a high-end prostitution ring in the 2000s. She is also a close friend of Roger Stone, a former Trump campaign […]

Manhattan rents tumble by the most in nearly 7 years even after landlords offer a ton of freebies

Manhattan rents fell year-over-year by the most in nearly seven years in March, according to a report from Douglas Elliman Real Estate.  This happened even though landlords continue to offer several concessions to get new leases.  Manhattan landlords seem to be running out of tricks.  They’re aggressively offering a month of free rent and other […]

Four injured as 120+ firefighters battle 4-alarm blaze at Trump Tower in Manhattan (VIDEOS)

The New York fire department has dispatched dozens of units and over 120 firefighters to tackle a four-alarm blaze that erupted on the 50th floor of Trump Tower in Manhattan. One person suffered serious injuries in the blaze while three firefighters received non-life-threatening injuries, the New York City fire department said. FDNY crews were called […]

Helicopter crashes in east river off Manhattan, New York (VIDEO)

Published time: 12 Mar, 2018 00:07 Edited time: 12 Mar, 2018 00:13 A helicopter carrying several passengers has crashed in New York City, according to officials and media reports. The moment the aircraft went down and became partially submerged has been caught on video. DETAILS TO FOLLOW Let’s block ads! (Why?)

Ancient city’s LiDAR scans reveal as many buildings as Manhattan

When researchers surveyed the ruins of a Purépecha Empire city in Mexico the old-fashioned way a decade ago, it took them two seasons to explore two square kilometres. Good thing they decided to use LiDAR, because the city called Angamuco turned out bigger than they previously thought. LiDAR gave the researchers the power to see […]

The man accused of an attempted terror attack in Manhattan has been indicted

Photo by John Moore/Getty Images The Bangladeshi man accused of attempting a suicide bombing in the Port Authority subways terminal has been indicted.  Akayed Ullah now faces terrorism charges.  Ullah prematurely detonated a pipe bomb attached to his body in the busy transport hub last month. NEW YORK (Reuters) – The Bangladeshi man accused of […]