Knicks forward Wilson Chandler was busted in Queens last night with a joint and five bags of pot, police sources Wednesday.
The tattooed-covered rising star was pulled over in his 2010 Mercedes-Benz was on 94th Ave. and 213th St. at 11:30 p.m. for driving with his headlights off.
"When they approached the vehicle, they smelled...and observed smoke," a source said of the arresting officers.
Jay-Z and Eminem are all set to join forces in a pair of concerts in each entertainer’s hometown.
At the New York show, the two rap giants will play the very first concert at the new Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. That show is September.
A couple weeks before the New York show is the Detroit show on September 2 at Comerica Park.
Eminem made the announcement at game two of the Yankees and Detroit Tigers doubleheader in… Continue
NFL legend Lawrence Taylor has been arrested on suspicion of rape in New York, this according to police.
Officials have released a statement confirming 51-year-old Taylor was taken into custody by police after someone accused the Hall of Famer of committing rape early this morning at a Holiday Inn in Suffern, NY.
The Town of Ramapo Police Department is currently investigating the situation.
Murders are up sharply in the city this year, with startling increases in gunplay across the five boroughs, a Daily News study of NYPD statistics shows.
The citywide murder rate has increased 22.8% in the first 11 weeks of the year over the same period in 2009, from 79 homicides to 97 as of Sunday, the most recent day for which statistics are available.
Shootings in general are also up citywide, with 293 people hit by bullets this… Continue
ALBANY - Senate Democrats are counting on a pot of gold!
They want to legalize medical marijuana as a way to generate nearly $15 million in licensing fees to help plug the state's $9 billion budget gap.
"It is the right thing to do and there is revenue attached to it," said state Sen. Thomas Duane (D-Manhattan). Duane and Assemblyman Richard Gottfried (D-Manhattan) are behind the plan to make it legal for folks with serious… Continue
One New York chef is bringing new meaning to the term “milking” a situation. Klee Brasserie chef Daniel Angerer has started using his wife’s breast milk to create “Mommy Milk Cheese” and is making it available to any willing patrons. Angerer has posted a recipe for the daring dairy product on his blog so any new parents can make their own.
And how does it taste? Well the chef told Grub Street, “It tastes just like really sweet cow’s milk. It… Continue
The NY Post is saying that Jigga may have done some CORRUPT dealings with the Governor of New York. They say that Jay and the Governor and the Wall Street bankers over at AIG decided to pull some kind of scam, where they would secretly grant themselves the exclusive rights to a new casino in New York.
Here’s some excerpts from the paper
In early September, AEG Chairman Richard Mays approached Jay-Z through his business partners… Continue
Well it is a New Year and you guys know what that mean….it is time for “Time Out Mag” to name New York’s upscale Kings & Queens of Swag. Amongst them Kid Cudi was at the top of the list along with some other sheik New York residents and style fanatics that aren’t as popular in the urban sector anyway. In the interview Cudi talks about his obsession for… Continue
When did the motto of The New York Times change to "All the news that fits in a Size Zero?"
The paper of record irked various bloggers following the Golden Globes for its provocative comments about women and weight.
That includes the assertion that some superskinny actresses have become — gasp — slightly less stickfigure-ish.
The report by female writer Andy Port appeared online in the NYT's fashion blog The Moment and… Continue
Everybody knows that you sing and dance, but not many people know that you're a part-owner of the Cleveland Cavaliers. So let's ask what every New Yorker wants to know: Is LeBron James coming to New York next season?
A. I don't know. I don't think any of us can answer that question. Only he can answer that. I think he's just having fun; 25 is a very relaxing year. I remember 25 — I kind of came into my own. LeBron is an anomaly. He's a unique… Continue
Here's one way to stop traffic!
Commuters passing through New York's Times Square will get a surprising welcome upon seeing a giant billboard plastered with an image of a nude Bethenny Frankel.
The "Real Housewives of New York" star bared all for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals' newest "I'd Rather go Naked" campaign, in which the reformed fur wearer posed au naturel in front of the Manhattan skyline.
COPENHAGEN - Mayor Bloomberg toured an enormous set of high-tech windmills anchored miles offshore here - and said Monday he wants to build the same thing off the Rockaways.
"It's pretty hard to find any reason against it," Bloomberg said after donning a bright orange suit and safety gear to see the 91 turbines slowly spinning above the ocean, where they make up the world's largest wind farm, generating 209 megawatts of power.