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Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:08:14 GMTRick Lee, 51, became an internet sensation as the nattily dressed plainclothes police detective assigned to patrol the Occupy Wall Street demonstrations. He lives on Staten Island with Bertie, a Shetland sheepdog.Detective Rick Lee, who became known as the Hipster Cop during the Occupy Wall Street protests in 2011, is taking his style with him into retirement.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 06:15:16 GMTFormer President Barack Obama and his eldest daughter, Malia, after watching a revival of Arthur Miller’s “The Price” in New York on Friday night.The former president, who has kept a low profile since leaving office in January, visited New York to see “The Price” with his elder daughter, Malia.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 20:57:48 GMTThe Waldorf Astoria, on Park Avenue, is scheduled to close on Wednesday for work that will transform it into a smaller hotel with more apartments.Word that the hotel will close for two to three years of renovations has drawn out-of-towners, some of whom felt the landmark indeed needed some work.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 23:44:37 GMTLynne Stewart at her home in Brooklyn on Thursday. She represented Omar Abdel Rahman at trial and went to prison for smuggling information to him, but she was released because she has cancer.Ms. Stewart, who has breast cancer and was expected to live only 18 months when she was freed from prison three years ago, remains unbowed in her support for Mr. Abdel Rahman, who died in federal prison this month.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 01:40:46 GMTMayor Bill de Blasio passed reporters on his way to a meeting on Friday with federal investigators at his lawyers’ Midtown Manhattan offices.Federal prosecutors and F.B.I. agents interviewed Mr. de Blasio for four hours Friday in a criminal inquiry into political donations.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 10:00:27 GMTAn altar dedicated to Rafael Guzman on a table at the home of his father.A scuffle over a case of beer left in a South Bronx doorway ended with an aspiring rapper shot dead and an expectant father in jail.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:00:23 GMTChris Kort adjusts the fit of Adam Taylor’s prosthetic leg. After surgery to remove cancer in his leg was unsuccessful last winter, Mr. Taylor was given a choice: drastic reconstructive surgery or amputation.Prosthetic limbs are an increasingly common sight in New York. But what sets Adam Taylor’s situation apart from most is that he elected to have his right leg removed below the knee.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:21:15 GMTShia LaBeouf, in red hat, at his “He Will Not Divide Us” installation outside the Museum of the Moving Image in Queens last month.When the president is the product of celebrity culture, what is the value of the movie star who denounces him while accepting an Oscar?
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:27:23 GMTA fire truck circa 1957 next to a model from the late-19th century.The F.Y.I. column explores the issue of trucks in which a firefighter at the back steers the rear, as well as the evolution of the Harlem Hit Parade.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 01:02:28 GMTVisitors left their coats at home on a 70-degree day in Central Park.The temperature hit 70 degrees in Central Park on Friday, after an unusually warm month. “Weather like this, it hurts,” said one New Yorker who relies on the cold to make a living.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 00:17:24 GMTMuneer I. Ahmad, a lawyer representing people who were detained last month as a result of a travel ban ordered by President Trump, outside the Federal District Court in Brooklyn on Friday.Lawyers on Friday challenged the accuracy of a tally of people detained in a 26-hour period after President Trump barred immigrants from seven countries.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 20:23:11 GMTAlso the Purim Ball and a silent auction for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 21:49:30 GMTPersonal style was on display at fashion week shows, an art fair and a vogueing ball in Harlem.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:00:02 GMTA rendering of a seven-story, 38-unit building at 75 Kenmare Street in NoLIta. The condos will combine a sense of the area’s scruffy art-fueled past with the lavish finishes of luxury Manhattan apartments.The musician has designed wallpaper and furniture, but this 38-unit condo is his first residential building in New York City.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:30:48 GMTThis week’s properties include a four-bedroom contemporary in Mount Kisco, N.Y., and a five-bedroom colonial in Rowayton, Conn.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:30:24 GMT“RFLP:3:29535987:AA,” a 2016 work by the artist Channing Hansen.It’s a big city, with plenty to do, see, hear and watch. Here’s a sampling of cultural highlights this weekend and over the week ahead.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:59:01 GMTWhat’s essential to Dave Malloy, the composer of “Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812,” and his wife, the writer Eliza Bent? Stuffed animals.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:04:23 GMT“Untitled” (2016) by Hassan Massoudy, who is based in Paris. He is having his first solo show in New York at Sundaram Tagore Chelsea.A first New York show for Hassan Massoudy, at Sundaram Tagore Chelsea: “Words, Breath, Gesture.”
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:00:01 GMTDuane Tananbaum’s book is billed as the first full-scale biography on Herbert H. Lehman since Allan Nevins’s in 1963.A new book aims to correct the record on Mr. Lehman, a New York Democrat who served as governor and then senator during the mid-20th century.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:00:02 GMTThe actor André Holland heading to the Samuel J. Friedman Theater in Manhattan, where he is starring in August Wilson’s play “Jitney.”When he isn’t performing in “Jitney,” Mr. Holland catches up with friends, family and scripts in need of a read. Then he usually falls asleep in his favorite place.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:00:02 GMTThe house is back on the market and is being advertised on real estate websites.When contracts for home sales fall apart, buyers and sellers sometimes wind up in court.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:20:20 GMTYes, this photograph was taken this week.Friday: Weather-controlled moods, weekend events, and good news.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:00:38 GMTTheir rapport was so easy on their first date, he thought they would shut down the bar. But she was tired, and told him so, and went home.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 10:00:03 GMTThe good news: In a small co-op building your fellow residents become like family. That’s also the bad news.