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World's Largest Indoor Ice Complex Coming to NYC

On Tuesday, NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced a $275 million deal that would change Kingsbridge Armory in the Bronx into the Kingsbridge National Ice Center — a 750,000 sq. ft. winter sports facility, complete with nine regulation playing surfaces on two levels. The center is designed to host ice shows and tournaments. The main rink will have seating for 5,000 people, and the center may be used as a practice […]

And THAT'S How You Get Out of a Late-Inning Jam

How do you even score this one? The New York Yankees, in the 8th inning with 2 on and no outs, were perilously close to losing their 5-2 lead over the Orioles last night. Then this happened: And that friends was the first triple play of its kind in MLB history - only the second triple play turned by the Yankees since 1969. By the way, if you were keeping […]

Anthony Weiner Considering a Political Comeback in 2013

In one of the most public political meltdowns in recent memory, former New York Congressman Anthony Weiner (D-Queens) was forced to resign his seat after a series of events in 2011 following a provocative tweet sent to the general public rather than as a direct message intended for a woman in Seattle. The tweet was exposed by the the late Andrew Breitbart and his affiliates, leading to a series of […]