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Hot chicken is the next phase of the fried chicken craze

Every time is seems like fried chicken’s 15 minutes are up, it finds a way to reinvent itself and restart the clock. Two of last year’s best openings — Birds & Bubbles, where it’s served alongside no less than flutes of bubbly, and the intensely Southern charmed Root...

Monday, July 17, 2017 - 2:30pm

Get out on NYC's waters: kayaking, sailing, surfing and more

The dregs of winter are officially gone, and sunny days are here to tempt us back to the city’s rivers. Though it’s still a bit chilly for swimming — unless you’re a Polar Bear Club member — there are plenty of other ways to enjoy NYC’s waters this season....

Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 4:16pm

'Property Brothers' tips for buying a fixer-upper

It’s a beautiful Saturday afternoon, but Drew Scott isn’t exactly enjoying it. He’s doing some weekend work on his home, and the pipes aren’t cooperating. “Our entire house smells like a sewer plant right now,” he confesses. “That’s why you leave...

Monday, June 19, 2017 - 5:38pm

Witches against Trump? Mass spell planned, Lana del Rey participating

Is there double toil and double trouble for The Donald? A community calling themselves the #magicresistanceis planning a mass spell "to bind Donald Trump and all those who abet him." The Facebook group explained what binding is and how it would apply to the object of the spell, the...

Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 7:21pm

10 tips for a super New York Comic Con

Make no mistake: New York Comic Con is an endurance event. To get everything you want out of the biggest convention for sci-fi, fantasy, anime, comics and more, you must prepare, plan and stay focused all four days. Get in the game with these tips from the con-going veterans at New York Sci...

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 1:50pm

Gavin McInnes explains what a Proud Boy is and why porn and wanking are bad

Gavin McInnes, a Canadian writer, actor and comedian who has appeared on Fox News and The Blaze, and his posse of Proud Boys faced protestors at NYU last week during what was supposed to be a speaking engagement and Q&A by the conservative comedian and podcaster. A student group, NYU Anti-...

Sunday, June 11, 2017 - 7:04pm

Is Ariana Grande engaged to Mac Miller?

They were “side by side” in the steamiest music video of 2016, but are Ariana Grande and boyfriend Mac Miller ready to make it official? Grande, 23, and Pittsburgh-born rapper and producer Miller, 25, have only been dating (Instagram officially, anyway) since early September 2016, but...

Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 12:15pm

A rainforest pops up for the winter at the Butterfly Conservatory

Like humans, some butterflies can live in the Arctic tundra. Thankfully, it's the tropical kind that are coming to the American Museum of Natural History to spend their winter. Get out of the cold and join them indoors when the museum's annual Butterfly Conservatory reopens...

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 9:08am

Pornhub: Data shows increase in 'MILF' porn searches on Mother's Day

On Mother’s Day, many people will celebrate their moms by sending flowers, giving them a call, or with a nice dinner. Others, according to this new report, are celebrating that special day a different kind of way. The numbers experts on the Insights team at Pornhub have put together data...

Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 11:01am

Baker to work with White House on opioid addiction

Update: Gov. Charlie Baker will be among the members of a new commission to combat drug addiction and the opioid crisis, The White House officially announced on May 10.  Baker will be accompanied by another Bay Stater,  Bertha K. Madras, an addiction researcher who previously...

Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 9:37am

Kathryn Hahn on 'Bad Moms 2' and her Super Bowl spot for Febreze

While you’re watching the game this Sunday, you might catch a new commercial that’s basically about taking a dump during halftime. It comes from Febreze’s new OdorClear, and the tagline is “I love you, halftime bathroom break, but sometimes you stink.” The comically...

Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 6:16pm

Getting an IUD: What to consider

Following Trump's win on Tuesday, you may have seen a trend on your social media feeds: many women are talking about getting IUDs (intrauterine devices) in the next couple months before the president-elect's January inauguration. And it’s not just online chatter: representatives...

Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 5:17pm

Sail into Spring with Hornblower

Spring. It’s the time for fresh beginnings. As the cold weather subsides, and a little excitement starts to creep in for the coming of summer, it’s hard not to start thinking about how you’ll be spending those long, sunshiney days. It’s time to take those new...

Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 1:17pm

Meet makeup maven Trish McEvoy at Build Studio

Before lip kits and Sephora, there was Trish McEvoy, whose makeup brushes revolutionized the beauty world. The makeup maven was also the first to open a science-based beauty clinic with her husband, helping New York’s celebrity set look their best for nearly four decades. RELATED: See to...

Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 11:47am

Andrew Rannells: Elijah thinks he’s the star of ‘Girls’

Elijah is, low-key, our favorite character on "Girls." Played by acclaimed Broadway actor Andrew Rannells ("Book of Mormon," "Hamilton," "Falsettos"), Hannah’s gay ex-boyfriend and current roommate/bestie provides much-needed comic relief...

Sunday, April 16, 2017 - 9:51pm

Thrust and parry: Fencing reigns as 'New York's Olympic sport'

Twice a week, 67-year-old Madelon Rosenfeld does battle with anyone willing to take her on. “You just walk up to someone and say, “Want to fence?” she said. “I fence with men, women, kids, and two guys in their 80s.” A Manhattan lawyer, Rosenfeld participates in...

Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 5:38pm

Celebrate spring at Clover Market

Clover Market is kicking off their handful of open-air markets on Sunday, April 9in Chestnut Hill. The Spring Kickoff will be the first of six markets, bringing together over 240 vendors of antiques, vintage jewelry and clothing, handmade crafted items and original art to several downtown streets...

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 3:32am

10 films streaming now that are naughtier than 'Fifty Shades of Grey'

The film of “Fifty Shades” is surprisingly skimpy on salaciousness, not even coming close to older transgressive movie bechmarks. These far naughtier films are all presently streaming: ‘Basic Instinct’ (Netflix Instant) This Paul Verhoen-Joe Eszterhas neo-noir seemed to...

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 12:53pm

Your complete guide to New York's summer music festivals

Sometimes, it’s the little things that make life great — music festivals are no exception. These festivals all tout great headliners, but they’ve also got their own, individual perks that make them unique. BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival June-August, Prospect Park...

Monday, April 10, 2017 - 7:31pm

How a gap year can benefit you

Taking a gap years is back in the spotlight — and you can thank President Barack Obama’s daughter, Malia. The 18-year-old is set to spend the year interning for Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein before attending Harvard University. Of course, she’s not the first one to dive...

Monday, April 10, 2017 - 6:11pm