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Sistine Chapel Masterpiece Paintings Come to New York City

Michelangelo, Fall and Expulsion from Garden of Eden. Sistine Chapel. (PD-Art)
Michelangelo, Fall and Expulsion from Garden of Eden. Sistine Chapel. (PD-Art)

There isn’t much that the Vatican in Rome and the the Oculus at the Westfield World Trade Center in New York have in common—the Vatican...




  • News anchor Megyn Kelly speaks onstage during Fortune's Most Powerful Women Summit - Day 2 at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel on October 13, 2015 in Washington, DC. Contract negotiations between Kelly and Fox News are reportedly heating up. (Paul Morigi/Getty Images for Fortune/Time Inc)

    Megyn Kelly’s Interview With Alex Jones Doesn’t Translate to Ratings

    Megyn Kelly’s gambit to interview InfoWars host Alex Jones turned out to be a ratings flop. Leading up to the Sunday night interview on Kelly’s... Read more

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    Man slashed outside Manhattan subway station, chases attacker

    A man was attacked outside a subway station in Manhattan on Saturday morning, according to police, who released a picture of the suspect. The incident... Read more

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    Bird Hospital Helps New York City’s Feathered Residents

    Spring is a very busy time for New York City’s only bird rescue. The Wild Bird Fund, located at 565 Columbus Ave., gets 50 birds... Read more

  • A gang member is arrested during "Operation Matador," a gang sweep in the New York City area by local, state, and federal agencies, June 2017. (ICE)

    Feds Arrest 45 Gang Members in NYC Area

    A 30-day sweep has netted law enforcement agencies a total of 45 gang members in the New York City metropolitan area, Immigration and Customs Enforcement... Read more

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    Shots Fired Outside Barclays Center in Brooklyn, 1 Injured

    NEW YORK—One man was shot outside a shopping center near a major sports arena in New York City on Wednesday but it was not immediately... Read more

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    Boiler Leak Sends 32 to Hospital, Spurs Bomb Fear in NYC

    A carbon monoxide (CO) leak in Lower Manhattan left 32 people with minor injuries after a broken flue pipe leaked exhaust into the basement of... Read more

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    Bangladeshi Diplomat Charged With Labor Trafficking, Assault

    WASHINGTON—Bangladesh’s deputy consul general in New York was indicted on Monday on charges of labor trafficking and assault for forcing his servant to work without... Read more

  • A visitor photographs the National September 11 Memorial and Museum on the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks in Manhattan, New York on Sept. 11, 2016. (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson)

    9/11 Memorial to Add Tribute to Rescue Workers

    NEW YORK—Thousands of workers who scoured the wreckage of the World Trade Center for the remains of the dead after the skyscrapers were attacked on... Read more

  • The carpet of floral tributes to the victims and injured of the Manchester Arena bombing covers the ground in St Ann's Square in Manchester,  England on May 25, 2017. (Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

    Messages to Manchester Victims From Times Square

    NEW YORK—The bomb that claimed 22 victims outside an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England on May 22 has saddened people from around the world... Read more

  • New York Governor Andrew Cuomo during a press conference in New York City on Feb. 15, 2017. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

    Gov. Cuomo Urges Trump to Provide Emergency Funds for Penn Station

    NEW YORK—New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Sunday urged President Donald Trump to treat disruptions in train service at Manhattan’s Pennsylvania Station as an emergency... Read more

  • NYPD officers gesture to the crowd to step back after a vehicle struck pedestrians on the sidewalk in Times Square, New York, on May 18, 2017. (Samira Bouaou/The Epoch Times)

    Motorist Who Mowed Down Times Square Pedestrians Due in Court

    NEW YORK—The U.S. Navy recruit who drove his car along a crowded Times Square sidewalk, killing a young woman and injuring many others, is due... Read more

  • First responders tend to injured pedestrians after a vehicle struck pedestrians on a sidewalk in Times Square in New York, U.S., May 18, 2017.
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    Car Slams Into Times Square Pedestrians, Killing 1, Injuring 22

    NEW YORK—A speeding car plowed into pedestrians on a sidewalk in New York City’s busy Times Square on Thursday, killing one person and injuring 22,... Read more

  • Mr. Li Hongzhi, the founder of Falun Gong, attends the 2017 New York Falun Dafa Experience Sharing Conference at Barclays Center, Brooklyn, on May 14, 2017. (Larry Dye/The Epoch Times)

    Falun Dafa Founder Speaks at Annual New York Conference

    NEW YORK—Wearing their trademark yellow T-shirts or blue jackets, practitioners of Falun Dafa, a traditional Chinese spiritual discipline, could be spotted over the extended weekend... Read more

  • 1,300 falun Gong practitioners in Gantry Park, New York, form Chinese and English words saying "25 years of spreading Dafa" on May 13, 2017. (The Epoch Times)

    Over 3,300 People Display Falun Gong Message in NYC Parks

    NEW YORK—For the better part of the 1990s, millions of Chinese gathered on a regular basis to do the slow-moving, meditative exercises of Falun Gong... Read more

  • Hundreds of Falun Gong practitioners hold a vigil near the Chinese Consulate in New York for World Falun Dafa Day on May 11, 2017. 25 years ago, on May 13, 1992, Master Li Hongzhi started to teach the practice in China. The Chinese regime started to persecute practitioners on July 20, 1999. (Benjamin Chasteen/The Epoch Times)

    Hundreds Gather to Show Compassion to Their Persecutors

    NEW YORK—Dressed in bright yellow shirts and jackets, they came in hundreds from around the world on the evenings of May 11 and 12 to... Read more

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    Falun Dafa Marks 25 Years With Grand Parade in Manhattan

    NEW YORK—Over 10,000 Falun Dafa practitioners from 57 countries and regions assembled in Manhattan on May 12 for a grand parade, the centerpiece event of... Read more

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