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This Woman Got Engaged At The New York City Marathon, & The Video Will Make You Ugly Cry

ByCandice Jalili
Although I don't foresee this ever happening for me because I can barely run one mile without feeling like my ankles are going to fall out of their sockets (Is that a thing? Do ankles have sockets? LMK), I must admit that I often catch myself…

This Major City Is Adding A Third Gender Option To Its Birth Certificates

ByShelby Black
In a time where it can often feel like we're going backwards instead of forwards, a historic decision may offer a change of pace. As of Tuesday, Oct. 9, New York City is adding an X gender option to the major city's birth certificates. Finally, some…

I Went To A Secret Dinner Party On An Island Off NYC With Thousands Of Strangers

ByAmanda Fama
When I woke up on Monday, Sept. 17, I couldn't help but wonder where I was going to end up that night. It was the morning of Dîner en Blanc, a secret picnic dinner party scheduled to take place *somewhere* in New York City. As always, the location…

10 Myths About Living In New York City, Debunked

ByKristin Corpuz
From romance to royalty and every genre in between, some of your favorite movies and TV shows get creative in the way they depict The Big Apple. People who've never visited before may not realize that a lot of New York City experiences are…

The NYC Subway Just Hilariously Live-Tweeted These Goats Running Wild On The Tracks

ByLizzy Rosenberg
Taking the New York City subway on a regular basis has desensitized me to a lot of really bizarre things. I've seen countless acrobatic performances, really strange outfits, questionable hygienic decisions (yes I've watched people clip their nails…

Taylor Swift Wore An Almost $900 NYC Tourist Sweatshirt, So "Welcome To New York" I Guess

ByAlison Turka
Taylor Swift's style often changes in coordination with her music, but her most recent street style outfit was more of a throwback to 1989 than her current Reputation tour. Taylor Swift's pink New York City sweatshirt isn't your average touristy…

5 Non-Touristy Things To Do NYC, When You Want To Visit Like A Local

ByJordyn Kraemer
What makes New York City so fascinating is that there's always something exciting to explore. To someone on the outside looking in, New York is often defined by a handful of notable landmarks. A true New Yorker knows that the city’s essence is also…

Wander or Bust: New York City Really Doesn't Sleep

ByKylie Sophia Fitch
Wander or Bust is an Elite Daily travel series that follows young women all over the globe to record their journeys as they experience the thrill of the far-flung and unknown. They'll track their budgets, where they stay, where they eat and drink,…

14 Perfect NYC Spring Date Ideas, Because The High Line's Not Gonna Walk Itself

ByElana Rubin
There's plenty to do in New York City – most people are well aware of that. In a city that never sleeps, date activities can be found anytime, anywhere. Now that warm weather is finally upon us, you may be wondering about spring date ideas in New…

You Can Have A Cheese Tower Instead Of A Wedding Cake, So, Uh, Get Married Now

ByCandice Jalili
I've gotta be honest — I'm not really a huge cake person. I think the main issue is that I'm just not a big sweets person in general, so cake never seemed that appealing to me. As a result, the whole wedding cake thing never seemed that exciting to…

A Measles Outbreak May Have Hit New York City & Here's What That Means For You

ByAnnakeara Stinson
Well, this isn't exactly the most uplifting news in the world, but unfortunately, it's true: It appears that the Big Apple might be experiencing an alarming health scare at the moment. TIME reports that a measles outbreak might have hit New York…

A Salt Bae Restaurant Is Opening In New York So Make Your Plans ASAP

ByCarolyn Bernucca
Just over a year ago, we were blessed with the first great meme of 2017. His name was #SaltBae, and he became an icon on Twitter and Instagram. Salt Bae, whose real name is Nusret Gökçe, is a Turkish chef, known for treating his fine cuts of meat…

What's Happening In New York City? Truck Attack On Bike Path Leaves City Shocked

ByAlex Berg
A man in a rented truck drove onto a busy bike path in downtown New York City on Tuesday, Oct. 31, striking bikers and pedestrians in his path. According to the Associated Press, police shot and took the attacker into custody after he jumped out of…

7 Places To Get Your Sweet Tricks And Treats On This Halloween In NYC

ByJasmine Vaughn-Hall
Adults may not be able to go door-to-door on Halloween looking to score some candy (because that might be a tad awkward), but we can still satisfy our sweet tooth. I'm not just talking about snacking on a bowl of candy corn while watching Netflix,…

Here's Everything We Know About 'Agents Of Shield'

ByAni Bundel
One of the brightest spots during New York City Comic Con this weekend was the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. panel. Now heading towards their somewhat improbable fifth season this year, the fan cult favorite that mixes minor non superheroes from The…

Guys Are AirDropping Dick Pics On The Subway Because This Is The Fresh Hell We Deal With Now

ByAlexia LaFata
Well, guys, just as you finally decided 2017 was the year we were going to completely regress as a culture (see: Charlottesville), this piece of news comes along to confirm it even further. According to a report by the New York Post, men are…

Chipotle Is Finally Serving Queso At This Location, So Plan Your Lunch Trip Now

ByAmanda Fama
I don't know about you, but every single time I visit Chipotle, I hope that queso will miraculously appear on the menu so I can indulge in its cheesy goodness. Luckily, my wildest Chipotle dreams just came true, because a new public Chipotle test…

The 6 Types Of Guys Every Girl Is Guaranteed To Encounter In New York City

ByTabitha Shiflett
New York is full of eligible bachelors from promoters to artists to everything in between, and oh boy, you'll meet everything in between. These are the six guys you're guaranteed to run into while dating in New York City. 1. The…

There Was A Terrorist Attack In NYC This Week And Trump Didn't Say Anything

ByJohn Haltiwanger
There was a terror attack in New York City this week, President Donald Trump's hometown, but he hasn't said a thing about it. A white supremacist, James Harris Jackson, 28, traveled from Baltimore to New York City to kill black men. According to…

Everything A 20-Something Needs To Know Before Moving To New York City

ByTabitha Shiflett
There isn't anything quite like living underneath the shimmering skyline of New York City, but if you're a newbie, it can be a tad bit overwhelming. I've put together a guide so you know what to expect before you make the move. 1. If you're looking…

Melania Trump Wants To 'Reevaluate' Her Move Into White House With Donald

ByJohn Haltiwanger
The White House has 132 rooms and 35 bathrooms in total, and President Donald Trump might have them all to himself. According to US Weekly, Melania Trump might not ever move to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. A family insider said, They will reevaluate…

An Ode To New York City, On Inauguration Day

ByBrittany Leitner
I'll never forget what it felt like to come to work on November 9. When I woke up that morning, I had a familiar feeling. It was powerful enough to remember, even though I had only experienced it once before. When a close member of my family had…

Donald Trump Somehow Manages To Vote For Himself Over All The Booing

ByJohn Haltiwanger
On Tuesday, Donald Trump showed up to his polling place in New York City to vote for himself and was met with a chorus of boos. The Big Apple really knows how to make a guy feel welcome. The booing aptly sums up how a lot of people feel about Trump,…

An Entire Museum Exhibit Dedicated To Taylor Swift Is Coming To NYC

ByKatie Corvino
Taylor Swift fans, rejoice! There's a new museum exhibit entirely dedicated to the 1989 singer, and it's coming to New York! Nope, you're not dreaming. This is real life and you can get tickets. "The Taylor Swift Experience" is based at the Grammy…

Bomb Explosion In New York City Was 'Act Of Terrorism,' Says Governor Cuomo

ByOliver McAteer
Governor Andrew Cuomo has branded the explosion in New York City an "act of terrorism." He said"we really were lucky that there were no fatalities" when the blast ripped through 23rd Street and Sixth Avenue in Chelsea on Saturday night. Speaking to…

Dramatic Video Emerges Of Explosion Ripping Through New York City

ByOliver McAteer
Dramatic footage has emerged showing the moment an explosion tore through part of Chelsea in New York City. In the video, caught by a surveillance camera, people are seen running for safety when a ball of fire lights up a sidewalk off 23rd Street…

At Least 29 Injured In 'Intentional' Explosion In New York City

ByOliver McAteer
Some 29 people have been injured by an explosion in the Chelsea area of New York City. Mayor Bill de Blasio said the blast, which went off in 23rd Street on Sixth Avenue at around 9 pm on Saturday, is being treated as "intentional." However, he…

9 Things I Learned During My Summer As An Unpaid Intern In New York City

BySunny Tsao
As a journalism major, you sort of expect you'll be working for free at some point in your life. So when I landed my first editorial internship, I was stoked, even if it was unpaid. The spring semester was nearing an end and people started asking…

6 New York City-Inspired Lessons For Traveling Around The World

ByHelena Negru
Living in New York is a dream for a lot of people, but some lucky fellows actually manage to step foot on the Big Apple, and turn it into their home. Drinking cosmos in Upper East Side and walking by Randy Fenoli's kingdom, Kleinfeld Bridal, on the…

6 Of The Most Iconic Foods To Have On A Trip To New York City

ByAngelina Zeppieri
There are certain staple foods that places all around the world are known for. They're iconic dishes that are as much a part of a city as its history and landmarks. There's deep-dish pizza in Chicago, fish tacos in San Diego, poke in Honolulu and…

7 Ways To 'Eat, Pray, Love' Your Way Around New York City This Summer

ByAndrew Cristi
Ten years ago, Elizabeth Gilbert revolutionized finding inner happiness during an existential crisis with her much adored memoir of her travels, "Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search For Everything." In 2010, the popularity of the book only…

Kanye West Shut Down New York City Last Night After His Show Got Canceled

ByEitan Levine
Kanye West effectively shut down a small chunk of NYC last night. If you were in New York over the weekend with a Gov Ball wristband and internet access, your Sunday was a roller coaster ride of emotions. Early in the afternoon on Sunday, organizers…

10 Easy New York Getaways That Involve Escaping The City

ByAngelina Zeppieri
From Central Park's lawn to the Statue of Liberty, Manhattan will soon be swarming with travelers as the weather keeps getting nicer. The City is already packed with tons of people on any given day, but summer approaching means things are about to…

Massive Fire Breaks Out At A Church In New York City

ByLydia Mansel
On Sunday, May 1, a massive fire broke out at the Serbian Cathedral of Saint Sava in New York City. The church is located at West 25th Street in Manhattan. According to ABC7NY, there have been no reported evacuations or injuries. The New York Daily…

This Couple's Glamorous Wedding Shoot Perfectly Captures New York City

ByAlexa Mellardo
Alex Hopkins surprised his beautiful bride-to-be Erin Behrmann with a proposal straight out of a romantic comedy. Alex, a musician, decorated the living room in white fairy lights, while a bouquet of roses and bottle of champagne adorned the coffee…

Why Living In New York City Is The Best Way To Learn How To Be Alone

ByAshli T.
As I sit here writing this, I start to think about how lonely it is to live in New York. Anyone who lives in New York can honestly say he or she is alone almost 80 percent of the time. "Why?" you may ask. Well, New Yorkers work their f*cking asses…

How Blunts Came To Define Hip-Hop's Golden Age In New York City

ByDavid Foster
I don't know whose idea it originally was to carefully crack open the cheapest cigar one could find, dump out the tobacco “guts,” tear off the rounded end and use the remainder as rolling paper, but that person is a genius. It's not genius in a "The…

13 Reasons I'm Moving To New York City, Even Though I'm Scared AF

BySonya Matejko
I'm moving to New York City in less than a month, and it's about time I admitted I'm scared as hell. By “scared as hell,” I mean that leaving the state of Florida  – where I've lived my entire life – and throwing away the routine I fashioned for…

This Is What New York City Would Look Like If It Were Covered In Plant Life

ByRobert Anthony
When visualizing New York City, it's natural for bustling streets and chaotic underground subway platforms to come to mind. But what would the Big Apple look like covered in plant life? In a recent video uploaded to Vimeo by Crave, we're introduced…

See How This Gorgeous Couple Pulled Off A Traditional Wedding In New York City

ByAlexa Mellardo
Welcome to Elite Daily's Happily Ever After series, a collection of extraordinarily unique and downright spectacular Millennial weddings showcased in magnificent detail. It's the ultimate inspiration for brides and grooms-to-be and romantics who…

'Game Of Thrones' Dragons Flew Over New York City Last Night

ByStephanie Ironson
Last night at 8:30 pm, dragons took flight over Herald Square in New York City for the "Game of Thrones" season 5 showing of "The Dance of Dragons." The video was a 20-minute animated Blu-Ray release extra narrated by dead characters from the show…

Here's How To Run, And Drink, Your Way Through New York City Like A Local

ByAdam Silvers
For the first time since September, I came to work today in nothing but a t-shirt and sweater. It's official, spring is knocking on the door. And while it hasn't been anywhere near the toughest winter in recent memory, I for one am more than ready…

This Couple Pulled Off A Gorgeous Bohemian Wedding In New York City

ByAlexa Mellardo
Welcome to Elite Daily's Happily Ever After series, a collection of unique and downright spectacular Millennial weddings showcased in magnificent detail. It's the ultimate inspiration for brides, grooms and romantics who just can't get enough of…

13 Things I Love About Los Angeles After Living In New York City

ByRobert Anthony
Few people have experienced the true luxury and privilege of living in both New York City and Los Angeles during their lifetime. Despite the fact that both of these major cities share all of the obvious similarities, they're actually very different…

The Soul-Crushing Timeline Of Finding An Apartment In New York City

ByRosa Escandon
You picked up the call. It was from the city that never sleeps. You now have New York City fever. You got the job, you got the plane tickets and you have the sense of adventure. All you need now is the apartment. Yes, you have heard it is pricey,…

9 Reasons I'll Never Regret Growing Up In New York City

ByDeanna Cipolla
Growing up in one of the busiest cities in the world is not your typical childhood experience. Driver's licenses were exchanged for MetroCards, squirrels were replaced with pizza-carrying subway rats and many of my school trips consisted of seeing…

The Impact Of 'Broken Windows' Policing On Black Communities In New York City

ByPaul Notice II
“He came up on the bike, dropped the bike, took out a gun and shot him in the head,” Josmar Trujillo, president of the Coalition to End Broken Windows, said, pointing toward the narrow walkway over FDR Drive. He continued, Cops that weren't even on…

Crane Collapsed In New York City, 1 Reported Dead

BySean Levinson
Video taken by a local reporter captured the severity of the damage caused by a crane accident in New York City earlier today. According to The New York Times, a crane collapsed a little before 8:30 am onto Worth Street in Lower Manhattan. The…

8 Undeniable Reasons New York City Will Always Be Better Than Boston

ByJackie Aselta
New York City and Boston have been considered the two leading cities of the East Coast for as long as anyone can remember. They serve as two shining beacons of America. Boston is recognized as one of the oldest and most colonial cities in America,…

Taking An Uber In New York City May Finally Fit Into Your Budget

ByAnna Menta
Nope, you're not hearing things: Something in New York City is sort of affordable now. UberX and UberXL in NYC cut their prices permanently, starting Friday, by 15 percent. Like a true New Yorker, I am adopting a "I'll believe it when I see it"…