New York City


  • Real or Fake? Business Men Fight Over NYC Cab Tuesday, 25 Sep 2012 | 12:13 PM ET
    Two businessmen fighting for a cab in NYC.

    Video on LiveLeak purportedly shows a couple of business guys competing for a single taxi at the end of a long day at work.

  • Uber Bear Sees S&P at 800...Just Not Yet Tuesday, 25 Sep 2012 | 4:45 AM ET

    Bob Janjuah, the bearish contributing strategist at Nomura in London has long predicted the S&P 500 will head towards 800, a level not seen since the aftermath of the collapse of Lehman Brothers. With the S&P 500 closing on Monday at 1,456, Janjuah has been forced to review his timing.

  • 700% Interest Rate Loophole     Monday, 17 Sep 2012 | 2:24 PM ET

    Some payday lenders are "partnering" with Native American tribes to avoid interest rate caps, and one tribe, the Oglala Sioux tribe, didn't even know their name was being used by a lender, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Occupy Wall Street: 1 Year Later     Monday, 17 Sep 2012 | 6:46 AM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports protesters are set to commemorate the first anniversary of Occupy Wall Street in lower Manhattan today.

  • Forget That Supersize Soda — NYC Passes Soda Ban Thursday, 13 Sep 2012 | 11:29 AM ET

    New York City's health board has passed a rule banning super-sized, sugary drinks at restaurants, concession stands and other eateries.

  • Arab Spring Turning Into Arab Winter     Tuesday, 11 Sep 2012 | 7:15 PM ET

    Andy Card, former White House Chief of Staff expresses outrage after hearing an angry mob stormed the US embassy in Cairo on 9/11.

  • America Pauses to Remember 9/11 on 11th Anniversary Tuesday, 11 Sep 2012 | 9:28 AM ET
    A New York City policeman salutes a flag hanging from One World Trade ceremonies for the eleventh anniversary of the terrorist attacks on lower Manhattan at the World Trade Center on September 11, 2012 in New York City.

    Americans paused again Tuesday to mark the 11th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks with familiar ceremony, but also a sense that it's time to move forward after a decade of remembrance.

  • 9/11 Commemoration: Politics-Free at Ground Zero? Monday, 10 Sep 2012 | 2:37 PM ET
    Scene from the North Pool of the 9/11 Memorial in 2012.

    For the first time, elected officials won't be allowed to speak at a 9-11 commemoration at Ground Zero, an occasion that had allowed them a solemn turn in the spotlight.

  • Inside New York's Fashion Week Clubs     Monday, 27 Aug 2012 | 10:54 AM ET

    Michael Lindenbaum, Dream Downtown managing director, and Scott Gerber, Gerber Group founder, provide an inside look at New York's exclusive clubs ahead of Fashion Week.

  • Empire State Building Shooting     Friday, 24 Aug 2012 | 4:18 PM ET

    Dr. Judy Kuriansky, and Paul Viollis, Risk Control Strategies, offer their take on the shooting in New York this morning where a 58-year-old laid-off worker snapped and killed his former supervisor.

  • Shooting at Empire State     Friday, 24 Aug 2012 | 2:00 PM ET

    NBC's Ron Allen is on the scene of the Empire State building shooting that happened earlier today.

  • Shooting Spree at Empire State Building     Friday, 24 Aug 2012 | 1:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports an update on the shooting outside of New York City's Empire State Building this morning.

  • New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Ray Kelly, NY City police commissioner, provide details on the fatal shooting outside the Empire State Building on Friday morning.

  • Ten Unique Multimillion Dollar Homes Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 5:18 PM ET
    The specialty features of luxury homes are pretty commonplace: wine cellar, home gym, swimming pool, and perhaps an equestrian stable.  Yet for some of the most exclusive addresses, there are distinctive features that set them apart from the rest. TopTenRealEstateDeals.com reached out to their network of real estate professionals throughout the country to find some of the most compelling homes on the market listed for upwards of a million dollars— in many of the following cases,  north of a mill

    For some of the most exclusive addresses, there are distinctive features that set them apart from the rest. Check out this list of multimillion dollar homes with big surprises, courtesy of TopTenRealEstateDeals.com.

  • Frustrations of Air Travel Push Passengers to Amtrak Thursday, 16 Aug 2012 | 1:07 PM ET

    Long a punch line for harried Northeast travelers, Amtrak has come to dominate commercial travel in the corridor connecting Washington, New York and Boston, and this summer its trains are packed, the New York Times reports.

  • Cities With the Most Affordable Homes Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012 | 4:58 PM ET
    Home prices are strengthening and affordability of houses is slightly lower, according to new data from the second quarter of 2012. The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Opportunity Index (HOI) found that 92 percent of metropolitan areas had a rise in median home prices over the first quarter of 2012. Some homebuyers might not welcome this news, but for the home seller, it’s “another signal that the housing recovery is starting to take root,” said NAHB Chairman Barry Rute

    Check out the major metropolitan housing markets with the most affordable homes for sale, counting down to number one.

  • NY Reaches Agreement With Standard Chartered     Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012 | 2:10 PM ET

    Standard Chartered will pay a civil penalty of $340 million to New York state DFS, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.

  • Manhattan's Rich & Rejected     Monday, 6 Aug 2012 | 2:31 PM ET

    Manhattan is 23-square-miles of high-priced real estate -- but it can be one of the toughest cities in the world for the rich to find a place to live, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • CNBC's Robert Frank has the story of the secret lives of the extremely wealthy and the super real estate broker behind the deals.

  • Multi-Million Dollar Dorm Rooms     Monday, 6 Aug 2012 | 6:52 AM ET

    A look at how the offspring of foreign super-rich live in luxury while attending school in New York City. CNBC's Robert Frank reports.