A second storm is set to hit the region over the next few days that could be even worse, just as the clean up begins
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Monday 30 December 2013
The choosy Central Park mugger took one look at the three-year-old Windows phone and gave it back to his victim
Friday 27 December 2013
Monday 23 December 2013
Saturday 03 August 2013
From coffee in Nicaragua and upmarket Asia to Andy Murray's hotel
Saturday 20 July 2013
'Los Cabos in Mexico has beautiful beaches where I could run for miles'
Wednesday 20 March 2013
Despite a lot of its most famous shows (Friends, Seinfeld, Taxi) being filmed in warehouses in Los Angeles, New York City has made the most of its use as a setting in TV and films. Or, at least, entrepreneurial locals have done. Kenny Kramer (Larry David’s ex-neighbour, the “real” Kramer who inspired the character) offers weekend tours of famous spots from Seinfeld.
Zhang Xin, the Chinese tycoon seven times richer than the Queen, set to buy America's most expensive office tower
Tuesday 12 March 2013
One of China's richest women is set to buy America's most expensive office tower.
Wednesday 13 February 2013
Q&A: Travel unravelled
Into the Big Apple's core: New images reveal massive Grand Central-style subway station being built in New York
Friday 08 February 2013
When completed in 2019 the tunnels will bring subway and commuter rail services to under-served stretches of New York
Tuesday 04 December 2012
Who let the dogs out? Residents of New York's Upper West Side have been wondering just that after being terrorised by a pair of collies on the loose.
Wednesday 28 November 2012
The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York faces the possibility of tens of millions of dollars in lost revenue if a lawsuit over its allegedly misleading admissions policy succeeds.
Hurricane Sandy: Uptown, they described it as 'mostly hype' - but then came flying metal and flooded streets
Tuesday 30 October 2012
In his second dispatch from New York, our correspondent describes the changing mood as Hurricane Sandy batters the East Coast of America
Sunday 26 August 2012
The fatal shooting of two men is just one more episode in America's summer of gun sprees
Monday 09 July 2012
The heat that blanketed much of the US and left at least 46 people dead will begin easing up this week as temperatures approach normal from the Midwest to the East Coast.
Friday 06 April 2012
With five films out this year, Hollywood disagrees with Liam Neeson's view he might be past his sell-by date. The chatty star of Schindler's List tells Gill Pringle about his new nautical role – and the time he serenaded Paul McCartney with a Beatles medley...
Nigel Farage: NHS might have to be replaced by private health insurance
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
George Galloway condemns 'racist, Islamophobic, hypocritical rag' Charlie Hebdo at freedom of speech rally
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
- 1 Paris attacks: Do not call Charlie Hebdo killers 'terrorists', BBC says
- 2 Man who held up 'hire me' sign at Waterloo station returns a year later with 'I'm hiring' sign
- 5 The enemy within: People who hear voices in their heads are being encouraged to talk back