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  1. what's going on
    Wait — Is Times Square Suddenly a Good Restaurant Neighborhood?In a shocking twist, New York’s most derided neighborhood has seen an infusion of, uh, good places to eat and drink.
  2. apocalypse now
    I Have Amassed Compelling Evidence That We Are in the End TimesHot-dog bees, horny dolphins, and the other plagues of 2018.
  3. setting up shop
    CoverGirl Will Open Its First Store in Times SquareEasy, breezy shopping.
  4. stoneman shooting
    Times Square Lights Up to Honor the Victims of the Florida School ShootingAll 17 names of those killed during the shooting were displayed.
  5. closings
    Three Japanese Staples Will All Close This WeekendSapporo, reportedly New York’s oldest ramen restaurant, and its sister spots Iroha and Sake Bar Hagi will shutter.
  6. adíos
    A Farewell to Flavortown: New Year’s Eve in Guy Fieri’s RestaurantOn its last night in existence, Guy’s American Kitchen & Bar didn’t exactly go out with a bang.
  7. extreme weather
    New Year’s Eve Revelers Face Brutal TemperaturesThe ball isn’t the only thing dropping in Times Square on Sunday night.
  8. countdowns
    Where to Watch Mariah Carey and Other New Year’s Eve Specials on TVHere’s where to tune in to all the festivities at Times Square and musical performances throughout the country.
  9. closings
    Guy Fieri’s Much-Loathed Times Square Restaurant to Close ForeverThe final day of service will reportedly be New Year’s Eve.
  10. #me too
    #MeToo Creator Will Release Ball in Times Square on New Year’s EveA very fitting honor for Tarana Burke.
  11. Suspect in Custody After Explosion Under NYC Port AuthorityAuthorities said the man had a pipe bomb strapped to him when it detonated.
  12. frozen concoctions
    New York City Might Soon Have an Entire Margaritaville HotelTwenty-nine floors dedicated to the “lyrics and lifestyle of Jimmy Buffett.”
  13. times square
    Finally Times Square’s Getting a Mad Men Restaurant & Divergent Obstacle CourseLionsgate is planning an “Entertainment City” in midtown.
  14. tough question
    Viral Reddit Post Asks People to Justify Eating at the Times Square Olive GardenThe post is at 11,000 comments and counting.
  15. the city
    How an Overlooked Urban Design Feature Helped Stop the Times Square DriverIt’s time to start thinking more aggressively about protecting people on foot in cities.
  16. horrible things
    Times Square Driver Charged, May Have Been Attempting ‘Suicide by Cop’The driver, 26-year-old Richard Rojas, was likely on drugs and may have also been hallucinating when he rammed his car through Times Square.
  17. Vehicle Strikes Pedestrians in Times Square, Killing One PersonMore than 20 people were injured in an incident officials have said does not appear to be terror-related.
  18. fires
    A 3-Alarm Fire Broke Out at a Times Square Restaurant This MorningThere were 140 firefighters on the scene this morning.
  19. Woman Killed by Oncoming Train After Being Shoved Onto Tracks at Times SquareThe suspect was arrested at the scene.
  20. Cookie Monster Gets Stabbed by Other Costumed People Near Times SquareCookie Monster stepped into a fight between two men wearing costumes.
  21. closings
    The Señor Frog’s in Times Square Is ClosedThe margarita-fueled party spot is a goner.
  22. Taste-Testing the New Kellogg’s Cereal CaféCritic Adam Platt and Grub’s Sierra Tishgart try the chef-driven bowls.
  23. Naked Male Model Screams About Trump in Times Square, Jumps Off TKTS BoothHe suffered minor injuries.
  24. Awful Customers
    Girls Attack McDonald’s Worker for Shushing ThemNYPD says his request got a 17-year-old fist to the face.
  25. encounter
    Gary Johnson Takes His #NeverTrump Pitch to Times Square“People see the light, sooner or later. I have faith in the American public.”
  26. The City Starts Seizing Territory From Times Square CharactersThe Department of Transportation started painting designated zones for performers, pedestrians, and other visitors Wednesday night.
  27. pedestrian plazas
    The Broadway Pedestrian Plazas Near Times Square Are Getting a MakeoverNew trees, new lighting, new water fountains.
  28. NYC Closer to Making Times Square Character AreaThe City Council passed a bill Thursday that could set aside special “activity zones” for costumed characters and desnudas.
  29. Times Square Police Station to Get a MakeoverCookie Monsters have replaced Travis Bickle.
  30. tourist attractions
    So Many Costumed Characters Arrested in Times SquareMinnie Mouse, Cookie Monster, and Olaf the snowman tried to shake down a tourist for cash. 
  31. Times Square Subway Rider Attacked With NeedlePierced as she went through the turnstile.
  32. Crime Scene
    If You Wanted Another Reason to Hate Dallas BBQ, This Is Probably ItA transgender customer has accused management of doing nothing after strangers sexually harassed her.
  33. The Other Critics
    Pete Wells Just Wants to Party at Señor Frog’s“I had more fun at Señor Frog’s than at almost any other restaurant that has opened in the last few years.”
  34. Gross
    Times Square on NYE Gets Even WorseDinner at Ruby Tuesday costs up to $1,699.
  35. the chocolate war
    Attack by Chocolate Bar in Times SquareIt was the man with the pink suitcase at the subway station.
  36. Sharpshooting Graphic Design in Times Square, With Michael BierutA walk-and-talk by the graphic-design master.
  37. bill de blasio's new york
    Times Square: The City’s Id, Now and AlwaysThe desnudas started only the latest battle in a century-long struggle over what the crossroads of the world means to New York.
  38. print is dead
    Fake Newsstand Comes to Fake Times Square“Is it real? What can you buy?”        
  39. bill de blasio's new york
    Times Square Desnudas Stay, Bratton Won’t VisitWhen asked if he’d stop for a photo, he said, “Why would I want to do that?”
  40. times square
    Bratton Admits Defeat; Times Square Pedestrian Plazas to StaySorry, cars.
  41. times square
    Two Topless Women Are Assaulted, Another Is Arrested in Times Square There were two separate incidents involving “desnudas” on Wednesday night.
  42. Shots!
    The Endless Fiesta: Inside New York’s First Señor Frog’sThe spring-break-themed nightclub hits Times Square, where it feels out of place and more than a little out of time.
  43. bill de blasio's new york
    Reporter Goes Undercover As a Topless Performer in Times SquareShe had fun, made a few hundred bucks, and now thinks detractors like Mayor de Blasio are clueless.
  44. NYPD Times Square Unit Will Police Topless Women and Spider-menIt will deal with quality-of-life issues in the pedestrian plazas. 
  45. Minimum Wage
    Bizarre Times Square Ads Protest Cuomo’s $15 Fast-Food WageApparently the plan will empower people with “no experience or skills.”
  46. bill de blasio's new york
    De Blasio’s Times Square Idea Isn’t ProgressiveIt represents a profound misunderstanding of public space.
  47. bill de blasio's new york
    De Blasio Considers Destroying Times Square Characters’ Natural HabitatHe suggested the removal of Broadway’s pedestrian plaza.
  48. neighborhod news
    Another Times Square Spider-Man Gets in a Fight In Times Square, obviously.
  49. the industry
    Potentially Coming Soon: A David Simon Show About Times Square Porn in the 1970sMmmm, oh yeah.
  50. Openings
    City Kitchen Is the Massive New Food Hall That Times Square Has Been Waiting ForVendors include Luke’s Lobster, Dough, and Azuki Sushi — and it opens this Thursday.
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