Topics :: New York City

2 NYC Buildings Collapse in Explosion, 2 Dead

By Jake Pearson and Verena Dobnik | Wednesday Mar 12, 2014
A thunderous explosion that may have been caused by a gas leak flattened two East Harlem apartment buildings Wednesday, killing at least two people, injuring 18 and leaving an undisclosed number missing.

NYPD Seeking Suspect in Gay Bias Attack

Friday Mar 7, 2014
The NYPD has released a sketch of a suspect in a gay bias attack on a New Jersey man on a subway platform.

Jason Collins Set For Home Debut with Brooklyn

Sunday Mar 2, 2014
Jason Collins has been warmly received in his historic return to the NBA. Now it’s time for his own fans to welcome him back.

Anti-Gay Pastor’s Sign Angers Harlem Neighbors, Inspires Hilarious Video

By EDGE | Friday Feb 28, 2014
An anti-gay anti-Obama sign in front of a church in Harlem has become the center of controversy, angering neighbors in the traditionally African-American, but increasingly gentrified, Upper Manhattan neighborhood and inspiring a very funny video.

Love Is In the Air at Hyatt Times Square’s Bar 54

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Feb 21, 2014
The Hyatt Times Square shared the love this Valentine’s Day with the opening of Bar 54, the rooftop lounge that serves up bespoke cocktails along with a stunning view of Midtown Manhattan.

The Rebirth of ’Radiant Baby’

By Brian Scott Lipton | Wednesday Feb 19, 2014
Few artists have had the same impact on the world as Keith Haring. His vibrant use of color, appropriation of street art, and bold lines changed the face of pop art, and his legacy lives on more than two decades after his untimely death at the age of 31.

NSFW - Video Teaser: Black Party: Un-Holi Rites XXXV: A Ruined Paradise

By EDGE | Friday Feb 14, 2014
The Saint At Large, gaydom’s preeminent party, announces this year’s Black Party theme: "Un-Holi Rites XXXV: A Ruined Paradise." Held on Saturday night, March 22 until Sunday afternoon at Roseland Ballroom. DJ’s will be announced at a later date.

Yankees Manager Says MLB Ready For Openly Gay Player

Wednesday Feb 12, 2014
Yankees manager Joe Girardi says Major League Baseball would accept an openly gay player.

A New York Romance

By Jill Gleeson | Tuesday Feb 11, 2014
Throughout the Big Apple, hotels are welcoming with open arms gay couples anxious to enter into wedded bliss. Here are EDGE’s picks for the best romantic spots for nuptials, a reception or honeymoon getaway.

Photos Released Of Three Suspects Wanted in Jan 1 Manhattan Anti-Gay Attack

Sunday Feb 9, 2014
The NYPD is are looking for three men in connection with the Jan. 1 assault on a gay man in the Gramercy Park area of Manhattan. Police are investigating the incident as a possible hate crime.