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NBC New York
Woman Says Notorious ‘Free Hugs’ Man Punched Her in the Facelast year, has a history of violence against women He was found mentally unfit
NBC New York / Posted 4 hours ago
last year, has a history of violence against women He was found mentally unfit to stand trial in the tourist case and the charges were dropped A woman said Jermaine Himmelstein, holding the infamous sign, punched her in Union Square this... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Man offering free hugs attacks another woman in Union SquareUNION SQUARE, Manhattan — The "free hugs" man with a history of harassing women
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 5 hours ago
UNION SQUARE, Manhattan — The "free hugs" man with a history of harassing women is in custody again for attacking a woman in Union Square. The victim, who told her story exclusively to PIX11, said Jermaine Himmelstein attacked her when she refused... Read more
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NBC New York
Attorney Says Notorious ‘Free Hugs’ Man Punched Herlast year, has a history of violence against women He was found mentally unfit
NBC New York / Posted 5 hours ago
last year, has a history of violence against women He was found mentally unfit to stand trial in the tourist case and the charges were dropped An attorney said Jermaine Himmelstein, holding the infamous sign, punched her in Union Square thi... Read more
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Boston Globe
Somerville’s Amazon bid emphasizes proximity to universities, urban coreconsisting of three sites with 8 million square feet of construction capacity.
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
consisting of three sites with 8 million square feet of construction capacity. This one includes North Point and North Station, as well as nearly 5 million square feet in Somerville’s Union Square and the nearby Boynton Yards indu... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Stockton airport may add 'San Francisco' to namedrive from San Francisco. The airport is serviced by Allegiant Air, a low-cost
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
drive from San Francisco. The airport is serviced by Allegiant Air, a low-cost airline. Wonder how Allegiant's SF-bound passengers are going to feel about the 1-1/2 hour Uber/cab ride from San Francisco Stockton Regional to their Union Square ho... Read more
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CNET
Apple's Chicago riverfront store is its latest statement pieceThe design The store was designed by architecture firm Foster + Partners, whic
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
The design The store was designed by architecture firm Foster + Partners, which was also behind the creation of Apple Union Square and the company's new Cupertino headquarters, often referred to as the "Spaceship." The carbon-fiber roof of... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Trio of women attack, rob woman on the trainUNION SQUARE, Manhattan – Police are asking for help in identifying three girls
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 2 days ago
UNION SQUARE, Manhattan – Police are asking for help in identifying three girls wanted for questioning about a train robbery in Manhattan Saturday evening. Police are looking for three women who allegedly attacked and robbed a victim on the L train... Read more
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Business Wire
Give the Best This Holiday Season with Gifts We Love from Macy’sculinary events, flower shows and celebrity appearances. Macy's flagship stores
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
culinary events, flower shows and celebrity appearances. Macy's flagship stores – including Herald Square in New York City, Union Square in San Francisco, State Street in Chicago, and Dadeland in Miami and South Coast Plaza in southern California –... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, EUGENE F. GULFO, Youngstown, OhioSupermarket on city’s north side, and subsequently worked for Bindas Sparkle Ma
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
Supermarket on city’s north side, and subsequently worked for Bindas Sparkle Market in Austintown while moonlighting at the Union Square Sparkle Market. From that foundation, Eugene became a co-owner of three Giant Eagle Supermarkets in Ashtabula,... Read more
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Canberra Times
'This is cultural hacking': How Russia harvested American rage to reshape US politicsIn the video, Shah dressed in a thobe, a traditional ankle-length gown worn by
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
In the video, Shah dressed in a thobe, a traditional ankle-length gown worn by Arab men, walked through New York City's Union Square, where he is shoved and harassed by another actor pretending to be a bully to see how bystanders react. The... Read more
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WA Today
'This is cultural hacking': How Russia harvested American rage to reshape US politicsIn the video, Shah dressed in a thobe, a traditional ankle-length gown worn by
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
In the video, Shah dressed in a thobe, a traditional ankle-length gown worn by Arab men, walked through New York City's Union Square, where he is shoved and harassed by another actor pretending to be a bully to see how bystanders react. The... Read more
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The Age
'This is cultural hacking': How Russia harvested American rage to reshape US politicsIn the video, Shah dressed in a thobe, a traditional ankle-length gown worn by
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
In the video, Shah dressed in a thobe, a traditional ankle-length gown worn by Arab men, walked through New York City's Union Square, where he is shoved and harassed by another actor pretending to be a bully to see how bystanders react. The... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'This is cultural hacking': How Russia harvested American rage to reshape US politicsIn the video, Shah dressed in a thobe, a traditional ankle-length gown worn by
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
In the video, Shah dressed in a thobe, a traditional ankle-length gown worn by Arab men, walked through New York City's Union Square, where he is shoved and harassed by another actor pretending to be a bully to see how bystanders react. The... Read more
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Fortune
Here's How the World’s Top VCs Bet on Blockchain in 1 ChartFortune. Many of the firms will be familiar to people who follow the money in
Fortune / Posted 4 days ago
Fortune. Many of the firms will be familiar to people who follow the money in Silicon Valley and beyond: Sequoia Capital, Union Square Ventures, and Andreessen Horowitz among them. The diagram below reveals which traditional equity deals these... Read more
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Business Wire
Million-Dollar Ideas – Gabelli Digital Evolution in Financial Services Conferencehas raised over $100 million from distinguished firms Andreessen Horowitz, Inte
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
has raised over $100 million from distinguished firms Andreessen Horowitz, Intercontinental Exchange Inc. (ICE – NYSE) and Union Square Ventures. Investors should contact their salesperson for more information or to register. © 2017 G. research,... Read more
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Slate
Cities Don’t Really Know How Riders Use Their Subways. London Has a Clever Way to Find Out.you can show that half the straphangers making the A-C to 4-5 transfer at Manha
Slate / Posted 5 days ago
you can show that half the straphangers making the A-C to 4-5 transfer at Manhattan’s Fulton Street station are headed for Union Square, you can sell the ad space in the passageway to, say, Paragon Sports, a sporting good store near their final... Read more
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Boston Globe
An accident at a farmers market costs $2,800 and causes months of aggravationtruck hired by the city pulled up next to Currie’s table to tow a car that was
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
truck hired by the city pulled up next to Currie’s table to tow a car that was blocking access to the vendors gathered in Union Square. A malfunction caused hydraulic fluid to spray all over his wares, ruining them. An afternoon recap of the... Read more
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Golf Magazine
Your guide to football, fairways and grilling this fallto parking lots. It sprawls everywhere, from grassy knolls overlooking Lake Men
Golf Magazine / Posted 8 days ago
to parking lots. It sprawls everywhere, from grassy knolls overlooking Lake Mendota to the hard-partying Badger Bash in Union Square, and in bars, restaurants and farmers markets in between. The Wisconsin Band (once so rowdy they were banned... Read more
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New York Post
Actress accused of being a subway pusher looks glum in courtAn off-Broadway actress briefly appeared in court Thursday on charges she tried
New York Post / Posted 9 days ago
An off-Broadway actress briefly appeared in court Thursday on charges she tried to push a stranger into the path of a Union Square subway train. Keira Keeley, 35, wore a glum expression as she stood before Judge Kathryn Paek in Manhattan Criminal... Read more
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Business Wire
CoverWallet Secures $18.5 Million Series B Investment Led by Foundation Capital to Expand Small Business Insurance Platformthat it closed a $18.5 million Series B funding round led by Foundation Capital
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
that it closed a $18.5 million Series B funding round led by Foundation Capital with participation from existing investors Union Square Ventures, Index Ventures, CV Starr, and Two Sigma Ventures. The company makes it easy for small businesses to... Read more
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Boston Herald
Somerville Amazon bid includes Bostonnext to TD Garden, and a bus yard in Charlestown that is owned by the MBTA and
Boston Herald / Posted 10 days ago
next to TD Garden, and a bus yard in Charlestown that is owned by the MBTA and the city of Boston. Other sites include Union Square in Somerville and sections of Everett and Chelsea. Somerville’s proposal is based on sites along the Orange... Read more
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FOX News
Alec Baldwin has drink-throwing meltdown on NYC streetFILE - In this April 4, 2017, file photo, actor Alec Baldwin appears at Barnes
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this April 4, 2017, file photo, actor Alec Baldwin appears at Barnes & Noble Union Square to sign copies of his new book, "Nevertheless: A Memoir" in New York. "Saturday Night Live's" resident President Donald Trump impersonator Baldwin has... Read more
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New York Post
Lawsuit targeting restaurants for dropping tips is a warning signlawsuit in the annals of eating — but they should chew hard on the warning it s
New York Post / Posted 10 days ago
lawsuit in the annals of eating — but they should chew hard on the warning it sends. Meyer’s popular places such as Union Square Cafe, Gramercy Tavern and Marta recently dropped tipping in favor of a “service included” format. So did... Read more
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Market Watch
5 ways tech startups are avoiding IPOsfrequent way that investors see returns on their private investments. According
Market Watch / Posted 10 days ago
frequent way that investors see returns on their private investments. According to Ted Smith, co-founder and president of Union Square Advisors, about 80% of young companies end up getting acquired while 20% go public, a general 80/20 rule that he... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Some of America's top restaurateurs are being accused of conspiracy in a bizarre lawsuitrestaurateurs named in the lawsuit — filed by a diner who claims to have been o
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
restaurateurs named in the lawsuit — filed by a diner who claims to have been overcharged — include Danny Meyer of the Union Square Hospitality Group (and Shake Shack fame), Tom Colicchio founder of Craft Hospitality, David Chang of Momofuku... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Two women hurt, driver arrested in crash near Union Square in SFmorning when he careened out of control and slammed into a parked vehicle and a
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
morning when he careened out of control and slammed into a parked vehicle and a fire hydrant at an intersection near Union Square in San Francisco, police said. A driver, whose name was not immediately released, was arrested following the... Read more
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Business Insider
Some of America's top restaurateurs are being accused of conspiracy in a bizarre lawsuitDanny Meyer, founder of Union Square Hospitality GroupSpencer Platt/Getty Some
Business Insider / Posted 10 days ago
Danny Meyer, founder of Union Square Hospitality GroupSpencer Platt/Getty Some of the biggest names in fine dining are being sued over their conversion to a no-tipping policy in their restaurants. The restaurateurs named in the lawsuit — filed by a... Read more
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Fortune
New York City Tech Luminaries Petition Amazon's Jeff Bezos for Its Second Headquarters Locationsecond headquarters—dubbed by Amazon as “HQ2″—to the city. Among the 60 or so
Fortune / Posted 10 days ago
second headquarters—dubbed by Amazon as “HQ2″—to the city. Among the 60 or so signatories are Oath chairman Tim Armstrong, Union Square Ventures founder Fred Wilson, Girls Who Code founder Reshma Saujani, Sprinklr founder Ragy Thomas, and dozens... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Meyer says automation won't diminish Shake Shack hospitalitya phone call with Bloomberg News. “As soon as Shake Shack became public [in 201
Crain's New York Business / Posted 10 days ago
a phone call with Bloomberg News. “As soon as Shake Shack became public [in 2015], it stopped having anything to do with Union Square Hospitality Group.” It’s a critical time for the burger chain. The stock has dipped recently due to the... Read more
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Mashable
Shake Shack embraces automation—but claims it won't hurt its famed hospitalitya phone call with Bloomberg News. “As soon as Shake Shack became public [in 201
Mashable / Posted 11 days ago
a phone call with Bloomberg News. “As soon as Shake Shack became public [in 2015], it stopped having anything to do with Union Square Hospitality Group.” It’s a critical time for the burger chain. The stock has dipped recently due to the... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
A look at downtown Greensboro’s new projects, long-term goalsto the south end of downtown is going to have an easier time parking in the nex
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 11 days ago
to the south end of downtown is going to have an easier time parking in the next few weeks. The empty lot across from the Union Square Campus is going to be transformed into temporary parking. The plan there is temporary, but there are plenty of... Read more
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New Kerala
Lingerie Leader Journelle Marks Tenth Anniversary with Retail Expansions, Brand Partnerships, and Fifth In-House Collection Launch for Fall - newkerala news #279359has five retails stores, including a new Los Angeles location which opened 3 we
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
has five retails stores, including a new Los Angeles location which opened 3 weeks ago, and newly built flagship in the Union Square neighborhood of New York City. Additionally, the company runs a growing e-commerce site and is launching its... Read more
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The Economic Times
How Russia harvested American rage to reshape US politicsIn the video, Shah dressed in a thobe, a traditional ankle-length gown worn by
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
In the video, Shah dressed in a thobe, a traditional ankle-length gown worn by Arab men, walked through New York City’s Union Square, where he is shoved and harassed by another actor pretending to be a bully to see how bystanders react. The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Actress arrested for 'trying to push woman on to Subway'woman on to subway tracks after drinking with her boyfriend' Keira Keeley, 35,
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
woman on to subway tracks after drinking with her boyfriend' Keira Keeley, 35, was arrested at 12.15am on Saturday at Union Square subway Accused to trying to shove Leonore Gonzalez, 57, into path of oncoming train She insists she... Read more
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FOX News
Actress arrested for trying to push random woman off subway platformshows and played bit parts on TV allegedly tried to push a fellow straphanger i
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
shows and played bit parts on TV allegedly tried to push a fellow straphanger into the path of a subway train at Union Square over the weekend, law-enforcement sources told The Post. Keira Keeley’s random target was 57-year-old Leonore... Read more
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FOX News
Actress arrested for trying to push random woman off subway platformshows and played bit parts on TV allegedly tried to push a fellow straphanger i
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
shows and played bit parts on TV allegedly tried to push a fellow straphanger into the path of a subway train at Union Square over the weekend, law-enforcement sources told The Post. Keira Keeley’s random target was 57-year-old Leonore... Read more
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Daily Herald
Impersonator in chief Baldwin headlines Iowa Democrats eventFILE - In this April 4, 2017, file photo, actor Alec Baldwin appears at Barnes
Daily Herald / Posted 12 days ago
FILE - In this April 4, 2017, file photo, actor Alec Baldwin appears at Barnes & Noble Union Square to sign copies of his new book, "Nevertheless: A Memoir" in New York. Strange as it seems, Iowa Democrats can expect to see Donald Trump at the state... Read more
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New York Post
Actress arrested for trying to push random woman off subway platformshows and played bit parts on TV allegedly tried to push a fellow straphanger i
New York Post / Posted 12 days ago
shows and played bit parts on TV allegedly tried to push a fellow straphanger into the path of a subway train at Union Square over the weekend, law-enforcement sources told The Post. Keira Keeley’s random target was 57-year-old Leonore... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Danny Meyer says automation won't diminish Shake Shack hospitalitya phone call with Bloomberg News. “As soon as Shake Shack became public [in 201
Crain's New York Business / Posted 12 days ago
a phone call with Bloomberg News. “As soon as Shake Shack became public [in 2015], it stopped having anything to do with Union Square Hospitality Group.” It’s a critical time for the burger chain. The stock has dipped recently due to the... Read more
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Swissinfo
Danny Meyer on How Automation Won't Hurt Shake Shack Hospitality (Correct)a phone call with Bloomberg News. “As soon as Shake Shack became public [in 201
Swissinfo / Posted 12 days ago
a phone call with Bloomberg News. “As soon as Shake Shack became public [in 2015], it stopped having anything to do with Union Square Hospitality Group.” It’s a critical time for the burger chain. The stock has dipped recently due to the... Read more
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CBS News
Shake Shack founder on changing the way restaurants do businesstime." Fine-dining is how Meyer started in the restaurant business more than 3
CBS News / Posted 13 days ago
time." Fine-dining is how Meyer started in the restaurant business more than 30 years ago. He opened his first restaurant, Union Square Cafe, in 1985 in what was then a seedy neighborhood in Lower Manhattan. Back then, people dined out less... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Ando eatery | Lebanese buffet | New C-Towncontinues below advertisement What was once a delivery-only sandwich, soup and
Crain's New York Business / Posted 14 days ago
continues below advertisement What was once a delivery-only sandwich, soup and salad joint is now a fast-casual eatery in Union Square. At chef David Chang's latest venture, diners pick up premade food. Size doesn't matter. This Lebanese eatery... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
SIDEWALK SLEEPINGalong sections of North Main Street, along Yosemite Avenue between Cottage/Spre
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
along sections of North Main Street, along Yosemite Avenue between Cottage/Spreckels avenues and Pestana Avenue, near Union Square at Lathrop Road and Union Road, as well as in the area of the Union Road-Yosemite Avenue intersection. The... Read more
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Zero Hedge
San Franciscans Pissed To Learn Their Liberal Policies Caused A Wave Of Restaurant Failureswas forced to close this year, after the landlord attempted to triple the rent.
Zero Hedge / Posted 15 days ago
was forced to close this year, after the landlord attempted to triple the rent. And even Danny Meyer had to close and move Union Square Cafe in New York, which, since 1985, had served as one of America's culinary landmarks, when he couldn't... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
A new offer from Best Western that's twice as niceespecially when there’s a big convention in town. You can stay in the thick of
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
especially when there’s a big convention in town. You can stay in the thick of things at the The Cartwright Hotel, Union Square, BW Premier Collection and walk everywhere… Moscone Center is about 10 minutes away (downhill from the hotel).... Read more
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Market Watch
MongoDB IPO: 5 things to know about database-software ‘unicorn’Class A shares. Eliot Horowitz, MongoDB co-founder and CTO, owns 4.8 million Cl
Market Watch / Posted 15 days ago
Class A shares. Eliot Horowitz, MongoDB co-founder and CTO, owns 4.8 million Class A shares, and co-founder Dwight Merriman own 6.4 million Class A shares. Other investors include Union Square Ventures, New Enterprise Associates and T. Rowe... Read more
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Daily Mail
Tina Fey handed out free cheese fries on Mean Girls Daygetting cheese fries' Get in, loser! The truck was parked outside the theater
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
getting cheese fries' Get in, loser! The truck was parked outside the theater and later made its way to Times Square and Union Square The date, too, was significant: October 3 is Mean Girls Day The truck also popped up in Times Square and Union... Read more
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The Economic Times
Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Mandela advocated non-violence to usher social, political changes: Syed AkbaruddinVidya Bhawan joined hands with the Consulate General of India, to celebrate Gan
The Economic Times / Posted 18 days ago
Vidya Bhawan joined hands with the Consulate General of India, to celebrate Gandhi Jayanti at the Gandhi Statue in Union Square Park. The programme included offering of floral tribute and singing of Gandhiji's favourite bhajans by the... Read more
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