British prosecutors have decided to charge the wife of a U.S. diplomat with “causing death by dangerous driving” after she was involved in a car crash that killed 19-year-old motorcyclist Harry Dunn, presenting a legal and diplomatic test for the two allies’ close relationship.
Indian Muslims are stepping off the sidelines to join the political fray, driven by fears their status as citizens is under threat and encouraged by the numbers of non-Muslims joining them in opposing a new citizenship law.
A typed letter to David Bowie. A copy of Mein Kampf
Brad Pitt , two – time Sexiest Man Alive recipient, fan of Killing Eve , and the ultimate celebrity’s celebrity, has enjoyed a career spanning four decades and several iconic relationships . Following breakthrough roles in Interview with the Vampire , SE7EN , and 12 Monkeys , Pitt aimed to take his rising stardom to new heights as literally as possible
Max Touhey Plus, the 14th Street busway is working—and more intel in today’s New York Minute news roundup Good morning, and welcome to New York Minute, a new roundup of the New York City news you need to know about today. Send stories you think should be included to firstname.lastname@example.org. Looking back at 2019 (and the 2010s) Happy Friday! We’re in the time of year when things start to slow down, so we’re taking this space today to surface some of the year-end (and decade-end!) content we’ve published over the past few weeks
Our national addiction to drama extends to million- and billion-dollar projects that will shape the waterfront for the next 50-plus years I’m angry that the two biggest architecture stories of New York 2019 are fuckups. The hollow grandeur of Hudson Yards and the evacuated spaces of the Hunters Point Library in Queens have turned what could have been triumphant moments for planning and design into queasy spectacles, albeit of different sorts. It’s difficult to get people to pay attention to architecture any other way.
Jeenah Moon/Getty Images The bill is expected to create 1,000 new apartments for the homeless per year New residential buildings receiving financial assistance from the city will have to set aside at least 15 percent of their units for the homeless under a bill passed by the City Council Thursday. The legislation , which was introduced in 2018 by Bronx Councilmember Rafael Salamanca, applies to rental buildings with more than 40 units, and is anticipated to create 1,000 new apartments for the homeless per year.
Downtown Brooklyn. | Max Touhey The increasingly busy neighborhood could see its streets transformed Downtown Brooklyn has become one of the busiest areas in New York City with new malls , residential towers , and office spaces popping up over the last decade
All it needs is a chicken coop! Just hitting the market in Silver Lake , and just around the corner from the Jonathan Gold-approved Night + Market Song , is this Scandinavian-influenced farmhouse at 3223 Larissa Drive.
The Cinderella homes came in different models, but all featured numerous ornamental design elements. | Photos courtesy Chris Lukather The recognizable houses, designed by homebuilder Jean Vandruff, are the subject of a new book Sprinkled throughout Southern California—on cul de sacs, suburban streets, and even major boulevards—are homey ranch houses that at first glance might appear straight out of a storybook