| Aug 4, 2014
| 4:37 PM
ATLANTA (Reuters) - The second American aid worker who contracted the Ebola virus in West Africa is expected to arrive in Atlanta on Tuesday in serious condition, while a New York hospital is testing a man with symptoms of the deadly disease.
| Jul 6, 2014
| 11:28 AM
A 7-foot great white shark bit a swimmer off the coast near Manhattan Beach in Southern California on Saturday, leaving the man with moderate injuries, a fire department official said. The shark bit the long-distance swimmer in the upper torso and...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 9:26 AM
The New York City delicatessen Katz's has won a legal battle to force a Florida restaurant to change its name, according to court documents made public on Monday.
Katz's Delicatessen, founded in 1888, sued Katz's Deli of Deerfield Beach in June,...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 7:11 AM
A couple months back, I did an article that was far too many beers in the making: A drinking tour through 11 of my favorite local neighborhoods.
It was a pretty inclusive list, I thought, but it turns out there's no such thing in a city as diverse as...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 12:28 PM
For decades, visits to New York City have meant Broadway shows, Fifth Avenue shopping and slack-jawed stops at Times Square and the Statue of Liberty. Those experiences will always remain quintessential New York, but for the last year the city's tourism...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 5:18 AM
A mother accused of abandoning her baby by pushing its stroller onto the platform in a New York City subway station before hopping on a departing train was in custody Tuesday, police said. The 20-year-old woman is suspected of leaving the 10-month-old...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 5:11 AM
An internal investigation at American Apparel Inc has found that its CEO Dov Charney violated company policies, ranging from misusing company funds to failing to stop the discrediting of at least one former employee who had accused him of sexual...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 9:35 AM
A video has emerged showing a shark attack that left a swimmer injured near the Manhattan Beach Pier.
One video, posted on by LoudLabs News on YouTube, shows the shark "jumping right on top" of the swimmer, as one of the people heard on the recording...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 7:20 AM
One of the delights of living in a tourist destination is that the tourists go away. At least most of them. Every summer.
I'm so used to the crowds at Tramonti overflowing on to the sidewalk of Atlantic Avenue, that...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 4:32 PM
In recent years, as they have become increasingly aware of the frequency and various causes of wrongful convictions, prosecutors in a number of large cities and counties across the country created conviction integrity units. These units re-examine the...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 11:35 AM
Once I'm seated in one of the cushy leather booths at Council Oak Steaks and Seafood, located at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, the first thing I notice isn't the glorious glass rendering of the Seminole Tribe's...