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TNT to Air Two College Football Playoff Games This Year

ESPN and TNT Sports have reached a five-year agreement for TNT Sports to sublicense select College Football Playoff (CFP) games from ESPN, beginning with the upcoming college football season. The College Football Playoff is expanding this year from a Final Four matchup to include the top 12 teams in the country. TNT Sports will present […]

Banks News NYC Offices Openings

HSBC Opens US Headquarters in Hudson Yards

NEW YORK — HSBC has opened its new U.S. headquarters at The Spiral, a state-of-the-art office building in New York City’s Hudson Yards neighborhood, marking its largest U.S. relocation to date. This headquarter move, combined with investments in other offices across the country, reinforces HSBC’s position as a leading international bank with a commitment to […]

Healthcare Hospital News NYC

NYC Health + Hospitals Hires 1,000+ Nurses in Past Eight Months

NEW YORK – NY Mayor Eric Adams and NYC Health + Hospitals President and CEO Dr. Mitchell Katz announced that more than 1,000 new union nurses have been hired over the past eight months at the city’s public hospital system, replacing many temporary nurses. This investment in the health system’s workforce ensures patients are served […]

Funding News

Beehiiv Buzzes With $33 Million Funding

NEW YORK — Beehiiv Inc., an email newsletter platform, has raised $33 million Series B funding led by NEA and participating investors including Sapphire Sport. The company had previously raised $12.5 million in a Series A fundraise last June, led by Lightspeed Venture Partners, who also participated in the Series B. beehiiv provides a comprehensive […]

Construction News NYC Transportation

Construction to Cause Gridlock at JFK Airport This Summer

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has announced new measures to help passengers navigate construction-related traffic delays in getting to and from John F. Kennedy International Airport’s airline terminals this summer. A record number of travelers are expected to take to the skies while the airport’s $19 billion transformation project, including an […]

News

Verizon Using AI to Improve Customer Service

NEW YORK – Verizon is looking to improve the customer experience through new Generative AI tools that are reimagining and improving the way the company serves its customers. In recent months, Verizon has been developing – and deploying – human-assisted GenAI applications to simplify experiences and help make every interaction a positive one. These new tools […]

Albany News Upstate

Guilderland Service Area Now Open on Thruway

The New York State Thruway Authority announced the new Guilderland Service Area (I-90 eastbound mile marker 153) in Schenectady, NY is now open to the public. The location has 5,742 square feet of space. It is the 16th new service area to open to Thruway customers as part of the $450 million private investment to […]

Funding News NYC

Teal Announces $8 Million Seed Investment

NEW YORK — Teal, a startup specializing in accounting infrastructure for Vertical SaaS businesses, has raised $8 million in seed funding. Founded in 2023 by Ian Crosby, former Head of Financial Services at Shopify and CEO and co-founder of Bench Accounting, Teal allows Vertical SaaS businesses to build their own accounting suites to offer to […]

Fashion News NYC

Calvin Klein Launches Monochromatic Summer Collection

Calvin Klein has introduced the new Monochromatic Summer collection and its accompanying ad campaign featuring actor Micheal Ward and model Vittoria Ceretti. The Monochromatic Summer collection embodies Calvin Klein’s contemporary minimalism through a collection of apparel and underwear styles designed in coordinated shades of white, curated for summertime styling. Refined menswear and womenswear pieces imbue classic Calvin […]

News NYC

60 New Electric Buses to Operate in NYC

A total of 60 new electric buses will debut on routes in Queens, Staten Island and Brooklyn. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority and the New York Power Authority are building critical infrastructure to power a zero-emissions bus fleet, including installing 17 new bus charge points at Grand Avenue Bus Depot in Queens. The new electric buses […]

Government News NYC

NY Plans to Transform Brooklyn Marine Terminal

Governor Kathy Hochul, New York City Mayor Eric Adams, and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey announced an agreement in principle between the City of New York, New York State, the Port Authority, and the New York City Economic Development Corporation that will enable the city to transform the Brooklyn Marine Terminal […]

Hudson Valley News

SEC Charges Hudson Valley Wealth Management Firm for Failing to Disclose Conflicts of Interest

The Securities and Exchange Commission has settled charges against New York-based registered investment adviser Hudson Valley Wealth Management Inc. and its founder, Christopher Conover, for breaching their fiduciary duties by failing to disclose conflicts of interest and making misleading statements to their clients. To settle the charges, Hudson Valley agreed to pay a civil penalty […]

News NYC

Ness Digital Engineering Acquires Intricity

NEW YORK — Ness Digital Engineering, a full-lifecycle digital services transformation company, has acquired Intricity, a leading provider of data strategy, governance, modernization, and monetization solutions based in New York. The acquisition deepens Ness’s data offerings, which Fortune 1000 clients have utilized to create new revenue streams and improve operating efficiencies. Terms of the deal weren’t released. […]

Legal News NYC Offices

Sullivan and Worcester Moves NY Law Offices

NEW YORK– The law firm Sullivan & Worcester is relocating its NY office from its current Midtown Manhattan location to 1251 Avenue of the Americas, a 54-story office tower on Sixth Avenue between 49th and 50th Street. With the move, Sullivan’s 52 NYC-based attorneys and 18 total staff will be well-situated for continued growth as the […]

News Upstate

Dassai Blue Launches Nigori Sparkling Sake

HYDE PARK, NY — DASSAI Blue, the U.S. extension of the prestigious Japanese sake brand DASSAI, is releasing its newest sake: Nigori Sparkling. This sparkling cloudy sake is the fourth and latest to be produced at their newly opened, 55,000- square-foot, state-of-the-art Sake Brewery in Hyde Park, NY. The coarsely strained sparkling sake is created […]