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New York City Will Provide Tampons In Schools, Jails, And Homeless Shelters, Like Every City Should

It’s about time we acknowledge that women menstruate.

Karen Fratti | June 22, 2016 - 12:16 pm

Good Luck Getting Chirlane McCray’s Tampon Poem Out Of Your Head Today

New York City’s First Lady used her skills for a good cause.

Danielle Henderson | March 25, 2016 - 5:15 pm

Singing Telegrams Are Apparently Still A Thing

I just found out today that singing telegrams were still a thing. I also recently found out that people still did roller derby, but I digress. Gothamist released a video…

Liz Magee | March 22, 2016 - 1:45 pm

Four Sets Of Identical Twins Played A Time Traveling Prank On Subway Passengers

After a few stops, fellow subway riders had a hard time ignoring the scene and likely were conjuring their own time-travel theories in their heads or hoping the improvisers would…

Bronwyn Isaac | March 22, 2016 - 1:30 pm

Thousands Of Trump Protesters Gather Near Trump Tower In Columbus Circle, NYC

Saturday afternoon, a massive anti-Trump march headed through Central Park on its way to Trump’s Fifth Avenue Trump Tower building in Manhattan’s Columbus Circle.

The protest was organized…

Katrin Higher | March 20, 2016 - 1:30 pm

Female Firefighters Host ‘Women’s History Month’ Recruitment Event At FDNY’s Training Facility

38 years ago a group of women who wanted to become firefighters were led by a young lawyer named Brenda Berkman, to storm into the all-male citadel of the FDNY.

Katrin Higher | March 13, 2016 - 4:00 pm

This New Dating App Matches Partners Based On Body Odor

The site is currently composed of only 100 people and limited to New York, so users have a greater possibility of actually meeting (and smelling each other).

Bronwyn Isaac | February 19, 2016 - 12:00 pm

New Instagram ‘Let’s Talk About Mental Health’ Illustrates Stories Of Mental Illness

The Instagram serves as a supportive platform for followers to share and submit their mental health or trauma related stories and feelings.

Bronwyn Isaac | February 8, 2016 - 5:30 pm

Illustrator Reimagines The Statue Of Liberty From 5 Different Countries

Kantapon picked five countries: Korea, Japan, Thailand, China and Italy, focusing primarily on countries he’s traveled and lived in.

Bronwyn Isaac | January 27, 2016 - 2:37 pm

NASA Shows Us Blizzard Jonas From Space

Massive blizzard Jonas arrived and dumped itself all over the Northeastern United States covering Washington D.C. and New York City with over two feet of snow in some areas and…

Katrin Higher | January 24, 2016 - 9:00 am
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