Holiday gifts for kids
Her clubhouse is ready for business. Wolfum Teepee in Floral, $295, www.fivestripes.com
The holidays are really about their reaction when opening gifts. These are sure to buy you at least one hour of uninterrupted glee.
Someone get the camera! Gap Intarsia heart sweater one-piece, $34.95, www.gap.com
Man gets 17 years in beating death of…
A former New York nursing home resident who pleaded guilty to clubbing to death his 71-year-old roommate has been sentenced to 17 years in prison, prosecutors said on Wednesday.
Arrested Staten Island carjacker faces long list of…
The Staten Island carjacking suspect who tried to run a stolen SUV into police faces charges for a series of crimes since the incident — including murder.
Did Kate Moss destroy her ex-boyfriend's beloved teddy…
After their break-up in 2007, Doherty claims, Moss was so filled with rage for her former lover that she set fire to his childhood teddy bear.
PHOTOS: Who is Alix Tichelman?
Who is Alix Tichelman, the high end call girl who allegedly murdered a Google executive?
Mindy Kaling and Carson Daly announce Emmy nominations
This morning, Mindy Kaling and Carson Daly got up bright and early to announce the nominations for the 2014 Emmy Awards, scheduled to air August 25 at 8 p.m.
What to do this week in NYC: July…
Le Fooding Beach Club Presents: San Pellegrino Fruitstock at the Rockaways Friday-Sunday, Noon; $40 Beach 97 97-01 Shorefront Pkwy., Rockaway Beach Picnic on the beach…
Where to eat on Bastille Day in NYC
We had ours on the Fourth of July, now it’s time for France’s equivalent on July 14. Go out and show your solidarity with the…
What to eat while you read
A smudge of chocolate on a page never hurt anyone.
Argentina prevails in penalties, advances to final
The drama never seems to subside as the World Cup finally has its final two.
A Joffrey Ballet dancer threw the most beautiful…
http://youtu.be/Hg61JOZJrYM?t=29s While asked to throw a first pitch at a baseball game can be a treacherous and/or embarrassing experience (see Cent, 50), sometimes everything can…
World Cup semifinals preview: Holland vs. Argentina
The second semifinal pits another South American soccer power against a European one.
MLB power rankings: Athletics cement spot on top,…
The Athletics cement spot on top of our MLB power rankings with a huge trade, while L.A. teams follow.
Amsterdam is known for sex and drugs, but…
Amsterdam is arguably best known for its red light district and cannabis coffee shops, but the city on the banks of the Amstel River is…
What eye symptoms need emergency attention?
Many people experience temporary eye-related problems such as pink eye (conjunctivitis) from a cold virus or a scratched cornea resulting from an object coming into…
Sugar isn't making anyone's life more sweet
Not so sweet. Anne Alexander, author of “The Sugar Smart Diet,” tells us where sugar is hiding and how it’s making us sick. Bet that…
This will take more years off your life…
Obesity can cut life short by causing strokes and other illnesses, but a new study quantifies the toll: The most extreme cases cut a…