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The first thing I thought was they killed my baby, and they’re going to kill my wife.
Ronel Lemos, describing the incident in which New York City cops slammed his pregnant wife, Sandra Amezquita, to the ground on her stomach as horrified onlookers watched.

The 'Doctor' takes Manhattan

Doctor Who showrunner Steven Moffat and stars Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman answered reporters’ questions on the TARDIS-blue carpet and were all smiles during the Q&A with Chris Hardwick. At one point, Capaldi corrected a fan who gave the wrong name of his other Doctor Who character in a season 4 episode, and even if you haven’t been following the tour or any of his previous interviews, you could tell that Capaldi is a lifelong fan of the show.

He watched when Doctor Who first premiered in 1963, and he made his daughter watch the reboot when it came back—still had incredible love and respect for it even now as he helms the sonic screwdriver and the TARDIS.

“The show started when I was 5, so I literally grew up with it,” he said. “I loved them all.”

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The #DWWorldTour TARDIS has landed in New York City! 

'Is Spike Lee a shit stain?' and other questions about the gentrification of Brooklyn
What is the future of Brooklyn and the effects of gentrification? With each new dirty soy latte that gets ordered in a Brooklyn Starbucks, that question grows more and more difficult to answer.
To answer the question posed by Biggie Smalls, “Where Brooklyn at?”

'Is Spike Lee a shit stain?' and other questions about the gentrification of Brooklyn

What is the future of Brooklyn and the effects of gentrification? With each new dirty soy latte that gets ordered in a Brooklyn Starbucks, that question grows more and more difficult to answer.

To answer the question posed by Biggie Smalls, “Where Brooklyn at?”

Instagram video captures the moment lightning struck in New York
A major storm brought chaos for much of New York and flooded part of the Brooklyn Bridge Wednesday night, but some managed to capture Mother Nature at its most deadly.
Photo via Dinesh Penugonda/YouTube

Instagram video captures the moment lightning struck in New York

A major storm brought chaos for much of New York and flooded part of the Brooklyn Bridge Wednesday night, but some managed to capture Mother Nature at its most deadly.

Photo via Dinesh Penugonda/YouTube

Breakdancing Buddhist monks honor fallen Beastie Boy

MCA Day is meant to celebrate Beastie Boys rapper Adam Yauch, who died after a long battle with cancer in 2012, with festivities and performances taking place at the Littlefield Performance and Art Space in Brooklyn.

In what may seem as a more unconventional nod by some, four Buddhist monks took to Union Square, the site of the first MCA Day, to put on a tribute to the Beastie Boys by breakdancing to some of their biggest hits.

Reddit tracks down man's lost mother in New York City

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MEET THE 7 TUMBLR USERS WHO ARE GOING TO FASHION WEEK

You may think of Tumblr as a repository of pretty pictures and fandom chatter, but it’s also home to a thriving fashion community. And for years, Tumblr has been quietly promoting the careers of some of its best and brightest fashion bloggers by sending them to New York Fashion Week.

So what kind of blog will win you a trip to fashion week? This year, it’s a mix of creativity, aesthetic sense, and a unique voice.

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Nobody realised that this art stall in Central Park was secretly Banksy.