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  • Holiday shoppers get a head start on Thanksgiving

    Black Friday used to kick off the holiday shopping season, but now Thanksgiving Day is the new tradition for some shoppers. Macy's officials said about 15,000 people were at the 6 p.m. opening at its flagship ...

    Associated Press
  • Best New Artists of the Month

    The sounds of tomorrow. The post Best New Artists of the Month appeared first on Pigeons & Planes.

    Pigeons & Planes
  • There are so many Israeli startups in New York that an Israeli founded a startup to serve them

    If Israel is a startup nation of 8 million people, its diaspora in New York seems no less keen on entrepreneurship. A year after launching Israeli Startups NYC—the firm helps Israeli tech entrepreneurs with immigration issues, business development, legal paperwork, and the like—founder Lior Vaknin…

  • Ryan White feeling better, but no timetable for return

    Ryan White feels pretty good on his legs, but its the upper half of his body that is keeping the versatile Flyers forward out of the lineup. White will not play in Black Fridays matinee against the Nashville Predators, nor will he be available for Saturdays game against the Rangers in New York…

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    Burglar Crawls Into NYC Bedroom

    A family in Queens, New York received a terrifying surprise as a burglar crawled into their bedroom.

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  • NY court hears arguments on fantasy sports

    A judge said Wednesday he would not take long to rule on a motion by New York's top law enforcement official to stop the country's two biggest daily fantasy sports companies from operating following two hours of arguments in a packed Manhattan courtroom. Earlier this month, Attorney General Eric…

    The Associated Press
  • The Latest Wedding Gift for Brides? A Brand-New Email Address

    A hot new wedding trend reveals the truth about what it's like to change your name after you get married.

  • Pimco, others sue Citigroup over billions in mortgage debt losses

    According to a complaint filed Tuesday night in a New York state court in Manhattan, Citigroup breached its duties as trustee for the 25 private-label trusts dating from 2004 to 2007 by ignoring "pervasive and systemic deficiencies" in how the underlying loans were underwritten or being serviced.…

  • Business Highlights

    ___ Smartphones overtake desktops for holiday shopping If the beginning of the holiday season is any indication, it could be a merry mobile Christmas for shoppers. For the first time, there's expected ...

    Associated Press
  • Meet Christo Holloway, Whose Loft Has No Walls But Lots of Airbnb Guests

    This feature was produced in collaboration between Vox Creative and Airbnb. Curbed editorial staff was not involved in the creation or production of this content. New Yorkers like to complain that their city is becoming homogenized, less like New...

    Curbed New York
  • New York City's Influence on Tokyo, Mapped

    I looked forward to my Tokyo honeymoon this past May almost as much as I looked forward to my wedding. Take that back — I definitely had my eyes on Japan's style and culture long before I was ready to slow-dance and take vows with my boyfriend in front of everyone we've ever met.

    Racked New York
  • Bernie Kerik: Paris-style attack will happen in US

    Former New York City Police Commissioner Bernard Kerik says terrorists will eventually attempt a Paris-style attack in the United States.

  • Dolphins-Jets Capsule

    MIAMI (4-6) at NEW YORK JETS (5-5)

    The Associated Press
  • Joe Jonas on Life After the Jonas Brothers & His New Band, DNCE, a Non-Stop Pizza-Loving Party

    From left: Jin Joo Lee, Jack Lawless, Joe Jonas, and Cole Whittle of DNCE. Photo: Courtesy 

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    Photos of the day - November 26, 2015 (23 photos)

    A Filipino carries a metal roof following a fire in Mandaluyong City, east of Manila, Philippines, people sit next to a pool where the Tower of Madrid skyscraper is reflected at sunset in Madrid and the Angry Bird balloon float awaits to make its debut in the 89th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade are…

    Yahoo News
  • Not guilty pleas in fatal New York church beating

    Several members of an insular church in upstate New York pleaded not guilty Wednesday to being part of a group that beat a young man to death and injured his younger brother.

    Associated Press
  • The entire US auto industry is on cruise control

    The Los Angeles Auto Show kicked off last week, so I headed to the City of Angels to take the...

    Business Insider