Passenger dies on Plane due to Ebola The patient traveling to New York from Lagos in Nigeria died on the plane after vomiting and chest pains. Airport authority checked the patient for Ebola virus before letting the passengers off the plane.
Oct 18 2014, 9:03am CDT
Kendall Jenner Makes New York a Catwalk Kendall Jenner is still in catwalk mode after walking the major fashion shows in Europe. She makes the New York sidewalks now a catwalk.
Oct 8 2014, 1:57pm CDT
Nina Davuluri crowns Miss America 2015 Kira Kazantsev The Miss America 2015 Contest finally has a winner beauty queen in the form of Miss New York, Kira Kazantsev. Miss America 2014 also belongs to New York and this is the third time in a row that a New Yorker won Miss America title.
Sep 15 2014, 10:38am CDT
Dragon Con 2014: Revenge Porn and Sexual Harassment At Dragon Con this year, Electronic Frontier Forums hosted a panel all about revenge porn. During the same weekend, hackers posted unauthorized pictures of female celebrities. How do the topics relate?
Sep 6 2014, 5:45pm CDT
Derek Jeter Honored by George W. Bush Retiring New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter was honored by former president George W. Bush before the Yankees' game against the host Texas Rangers on July 30. Bush gave Jeter a framed autographed photo of the two of them from the 2001 World Series.
Jul 31 2014, 1:11am CDT
Carmelo Anthony To Opt Out of NY Knicks Contract New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony, who has a player option for the 2014-15 NBA season, will reportedly opt out of his contract to become a free agent, per multiple reports.
Jun 22 2014, 8:18pm CDT
Edward Snowden Can be in United States via A Robot In March, the world’s most famous whistleblower Edward Snowden chatted with a Ted audience in Vancouver using a $16,000 Beam — a telepresence robot that is essentially a screen on a stick on wheels — which can be...
Jun 12 2014, 3:22pm CDT
Jim Kelly's Celebrity Golf Classic A Success Former Buffalo Bills quarterback Jim Kelly was not at his 28th Annual Jim Kelly Annual Celebrity Golf Classic on June 2 as he is still recovering from sinus cancer, but his presence resonated strongly. His former teammates were there to help support him.
Jun 3 2014, 8:30pm CDT
Officials use Yelp to Uncover Food Poisoning Cases NEW YORK (AP) — New York City is using a novel way to uncover cases of food poisoning — reading Yelp restaurant reviews. Health officials found three unreported outbreaks by sifting through nearly 300,000 reviews on the...
May 23 2014, 4:38am CDT
BlackShades infected 500,000 PCs NEW YORK (AP) — More than a half-million computers in over 100 countries were infected by sophisticated malware that lets cybercriminals remotely hijack a computer and its webcam, authorities said as charges were...
May 20 2014, 5:42am CDT
Alec Baldwin Arrested for Biking the Wrong Way Alec Baldwin managed to get arrested in New York for riding a bicycle the wrong way. Why one would want to ride a bicycle in New York is beyond me, isn't that dangerous?
May 14 2014, 3:45am CDT
New Facebook Campaign Targets Small Business NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook wants to increase its advertising and get more clicks on all kinds of ads. It believes tapping into the lucrative small business market will help it achieve those goals. Sheryl Sandberg, the...
May 6 2014, 6:27am CDT
Mariah Carey Booked Entire Plane Cabin Mariah Carey is known for her luxurious lifestyle. Carey recently booked an entire first class air plane cabin for travelling from New York to France at cost of £70,000.
Apr 24 2014, 8:29am CDT
Mariah Carey to Travel in Style Mariah Carey has become known for her extravagant lifestyle. Now she wants to travel in style. Carey recently decided to spend £70,000 on a plane ride from New York to France in which the entire first class cabin has been booked.
Apr 24 2014, 3:29am CDT
Will Online Poker The New King Of New York? In America there is a war going on for the hearts and minds of thousands of online poker players, many of whom have been frozen out of the game they love. In one corner stand the lobbyists pushing for a federal...
Apr 23 2014, 8:35am CDT
The Right And Wrong Way How Aereo Works Aereo, a service that lets users record broadcast TV shows over the internet and stream the recording to their mobile devices, is fighting for its life before the Supreme Court this week. (My colleague J.J. Colao is...
Apr 23 2014, 2:16am CDT
End of Windows XP Support Means Trouble for Some NEW YORK (AP) — Microsoft will end support for the persistently popular Windows XP on Tuesday, and with an estimated 30 percent of businesses and consumers still using the 12-year-old operating system, the move could...
Apr 8 2014, 5:17am CDT
Must-Attend Marketing Conferences for Leaders in 2014 When I look back on growing my company, I realize just how valuable attending marketing conferences was to both expanding my knowledge of industry trends and growing my network. It’s not just the CMO who’s responsible...
Mar 2 2014, 10:16am CST
WhatsApp: A $19 billion bet for Facebook NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook is placing a $19 billion bet on reaching its next billion mobile users with the acquisition of WhatsApp, a popular messaging service that lets people send texts, photos and videos on their...
Feb 19 2014, 11:41pm CST
Facebook buying messaging app WhatsApp for $19B NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook is buying mobile messaging service WhatsApp for up to $19 billion in cash and stock, by far the company's largest acquisition. The world's biggest social networking company said Wednesday that...
Feb 19 2014, 5:41pm CST
Baltimore: The right ingredients for an Edtech Fortune You can’t move out of New York without having to answer a barrage of questions seeking to justify such a move. People don’t just leave New York. It’s got everything you could need in the five boroughs…and...
Feb 5 2014, 6:56am CST
NY 'Silk Road' bust arrests 2 Bitcoin operators 2 Bitcoin exchangers arrested in 'Silk Road' drug prosecution are charged with conspiracy NEW YORK (AP) — The top executive of a Manhattan-based Bitcoin company and a Florida Bitcoin exchanger have been charged with...
Jan 28 2014, 3:52am CST
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