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One of the world's most famous restaurants is cutting meat and fish from its menu

The meal follows recipes by chef Daniel Humm. Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for Blancpain Eleven Madison Park will no longer serve its famous lavender-and-honey glazed duck or butter-poached lobster. The restaurant will be entirely vegan except for the option to have milk with tea and honey. It will be the first three-Michelin-star restaurant to do away with meat and seafood. See more stories on Insider's business page. Daniel Humm, a world-renowned chef and the owner of one of the worl...
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10 Things in Politics: Giuliani steps over Biden's parade

Good morning! Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics. Sign up here to receive this newsletter.Here's what we're talking about:Trumpworld shuns Rudy Giuliani amid DOJ investigation.Biden is betting big with plans to remake America.Capitol Hill staffers talk DC's double standard on weed use. Rudy Giuliani conducting a news conference at the Republican National Committee on November 19. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images 1. LEAVE IT TO RUDY: Wednesday was supposed to ...
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Asian-Americans are using Instagram to help protect their communities

One February afternoon, a 50-year-old Asian woman was waiting in line at a bakery in Queens, New York, when a man threw a box of spoons at her and then shoved her so violently she required 10 stitches in her head. In a surveillance video, a crowd watches as the man attacks the woman, doing nothing as he hits her and then walks away.  “When I saw that, I thought, ‘That could be my mother. That could be my grandmother. That could be someone I knew,’” says Teresa Ting, a resident of Flushing, th...
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The 5 best TV antennas in 2021 for watching free local channels

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky An indoor antenna allows you to watch free local channels on your TV without a cable plan. Modern antennas can be attached to your wall or placed on a stand for easy installation. Our top choice is the Channel Master FLATenna+ thanks to its simple setup and strong reception. An indoor antenna is a cheap and simple way to get local TV channels without a cable or streaming subscriptionMost antennas today are as thin as a sheet of paper and can get dozens of chan...
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21 people injured in 8-alarm fire at an apartment building in Queens, New York

Over 350 firefighters are battling an eight-alarm fire that tore through an apartment building in Queens, New York, on Tuesday.
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How 1974-era LA transformed music, movies and pop culture in ‘Rock Me On The Water’

Writer Ronald Brownstein had a pop culture epiphany while driving home from a political gathering at producer Norman Lear‘s house. It struck Brownstein that Lear’s groundbreaking shows like “All in the Family” arrived on TV just as movie classics “The Godfather” and “Chinatown” hit theaters and the Los Angeles music scene of Joni Mitchell and the Eagles flourished on the radio and in record stores. It was all here in one place, at one moment. “I remember thinking on the way home, like, wait a mi...
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It shouldn't be this hard to find therapy when you're Black, pregnant, depressed, and living through a pandemic

Jacquelynn Kerubo, photographed near her home in Brooklyn. Rachel Masyuko Finding a therapist while pregnant required the writer to navigate the maze of U.S. healthcare. Quality mental health care can feel out of reach, especially for Black women. The Covid-19 lockdowns shredded the community support that many pregnant women were counting on. See more stories on Insider's business page. A few months ago and early in my pregnancy, I found myself alone in a hospital room-partners weren...
Tags: Health, New York, News, New York City, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Brooklyn, Healthcare, Kenya, Essay, Black, Prospect Park, Eric Adams, Queens New York, American Embassy

Enter ComingSoon’s Prize Pack Giveaway for Eddie Huang’s Boogie!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Enter ComingSoon’s prize pack giveaway for Eddie Huang’s Boogie! has been provided with two prize bundle packs for Focus Feature’s Boogie, written and directed by Eddie Huang, which is currently playing in theaters. The bundles include cool swag such as a hat, sweatshirt, dominoes, and a tote bag, in addition to a Fandango code to stream the film for free once it’s released on PVOD! You can check out photos of the prize pack items in the gallery below. To en...
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Rapper Ja Rule is selling a physical painting from his Fyre Festival days as crypto art

Flipkick is selling this Fyre Festival painting as an NFT Courtesy of Flipkick Rapper Ja Rule is joining the NFT world and selling a piece from Fyre Media's former headquarters. The painting will go on sale Tuesday at noon ET on the new NFT platform called Flipkick. Flipkick plans to sell physical artworks that are cryptographically authenticated. See more stories on Insider's business page. Ja Rule is getting into the NFT space. The rapper plans to sell a piece of art that once h...
Tags: New York, New York City, Trends, Ethereum, Cryptocurrency, Blockchain, Ja Rule, Internal Revenue Service, NFT, Queens New York, Tech Insider, Fyre Fest, Billy McFarland, Fyre Media, Ben Katz, Crypto Art

Kiss frontman Paul Stanley talks COVID-19 vaccine, R&B classics on new Soul Station album

Kiss co-founder and vocalist Paul Stanley can’t wait to hit the road again. Like most, he’s been hunkered down at home due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, but Stanley, who turned 69 in January, said that he’d received his first COVID-19 shot and was getting ready to rock when the world reopens. “I feel like there’s finally a light at the end of the tunnel,” he said during a recent Zoom interview. “Maybe we’ll be getting yearly COVID shots like we do flu shots to specifically deal with whate...
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A new website will connect people with leftover COVID-19 vaccines by sending out texts when a shot is going spare

Vials of undiluted Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine are prepared to administer to staff and residents at a senior living community in Falls Church, Virginia, on December 30, 2020. Photo by BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP via Getty Images Allocating excess doses has been a challenge in the COVID-19 vaccine rollout. Dr. B, a triaged vaccine standby list, could help get those doses to high-priority recipients. The team behind Dr. B is trying to reach vulnerable groups through community partnerships. Visit the ...
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Coming 2 America First Streaming Movie to Hit No. 1 During Pandemic

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Coming 2 America first streaming movie to hit No. 1 during pandemic Amazon has not released any numbers on behalf of Coming 2 America, the comedy sequel to the 1988 blockbuster, Coming to America. Instead, the studio, which paid $125 million for the sequel in October, is pointing to The Digital Entertainment Group/Screen Engine/ASI’s VOD weekend rankings where the Eddie Murphy comedy (according to Deadline) debuted at No. 1 over the likes of The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on...
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They lost their jobs because of Covid-19. But Congress left them out of the relief bill

Many undocumented immigrants living in Queens, New York have been without work for a year. They are unable to pay rent, are struggling to feed their children and are being left out of Congress' Covid-19 relief bills despite the fact that many are essential workers.
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‘Coming 2 America’ Was the Most Watched Streaming Movie On Opening Weekend Since The Pandemic Began…But Does That Really Mean Anything?

Coming 2 America was a sequel that was a long time coming — it was finally released more than 30 years after the original 1988 hit comedy. So it stands to reason that the long-awaited Coming to America sequel, which brings back Eddie Murphy and other original cast members, would have legions of nostalgic fans who would tune in when the film debuted on Amazon Prime Video last week. But even so, today’s news that Coming 2 America had the biggest debut of any streaming movie in the past year? That...
Tags: Amazon, Comedy, Movies, Nigeria, Disney, America, South Africa, Sequels, Box Office, Hamilton, Eddie Murphy, Amazon Prime Video, Queens New York, Amazon Studios, Teyana Taylor, Zamunda

The New York attorney general holding Trump and Cuomo accountable

Letitia James has been making big legal waves, from investigating the Trumps to Cuomo’s nursing home scandal, generating a torrent of national attentionThe two men were born a decade apart in Queens, New York, one the heir to a real estate fortune and the other to a political dynasty. Donald Trump went on to be president, and Andrew Cuomo became governor, like his father.Over the course of their long and controversial careers, both men have seemed untouchable. But thanks to the recent work of on...
Tags: New York, World news, US news, Brooklyn, US politics, Andrew Cuomo, Donald Trump, Cuomo, Trump, Queens New York, Letitia James

NYC judge slams prosecutor's office behind the wrongful homicide convictions of three men

Three men were released from prison on Friday after the Conviction Integrity Unit (CIU) in the Queens, New York, District Attorney's Office found that they had been wrongfully convicted of double homicide.
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NYC judge slams prosecutor's office behind the wrongful convictions of three men

Three men were released from prison on Friday after the Conviction Integrity Unit (CIU) in the Queens, New York, District Attorney's Office found that they had been wrongfully convicted of double homicide.
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CS Score Interviews Coming 2 America Composer Jermaine Stegall!

CS Score Interviews Coming 2 America Composer Jermaine Stegall! Ayo, film score junkies! We’ve got some cool soundtracks coming out this month, including Tom Holkenborg’s scores for Zack Snyder’s Justice League and Godzilla vs. Kong, Henry Jackman’s score for Falcon and the Winter Soldier and James Newton Howard’s score for Raya and the Last Dragon. We’ll hit those later this month, but today we’ve got a great treat as CS Score was able to sit down and talk to composer Jermaine Stegall about...
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The 7 most anticipated new movies arriving in March, from 'Godzilla vs. Kong' to Disney's 'Raya and the Last Dragon'

"Zack Snyder's Justice League" HBO Max Every month, TV-tracking app TV Time provides Insider with the most anticipated movies based on its US users. March includes HBO Max's "Justice League" cut and Disney's "Raya and the Last Dragon." Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. The coronavirus pandemic has upended the theatrical industry and changed how movie studios approach releasing movies.That's clear when looking at some of the most anticipated movies coming in March....
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Word of the week: Nuts

Almost every day I get an email from a company called Oh! Nuts, a company based in Queens, New York, that sells kosher nuts, dried fruit, and candies for every Jewish occasion, including Tu B’shvat and Israeli Independence Day (and for non-Jewish occasions as well).   Oh! Nuts mixed nuts snack packs I started thinking about the Oh! Nuts brand name, which led me down a nutty path indeed. You’ll find the fruits of my research over at the Strong Language blog, because—spoiler!—nuts and aw,...
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Amazon Prime Video March 2021 Movie and TV Titles Announced

Amazon Prime Video March 2021 movie and TV titles announced As the month of February begins to come to a close, Amazon Prime Video has unveiled its full list of film and TV titles set to stream in March, including the long-awaited Coming 2 America, the animated series adaptation of Robert Kirkman’s Invincible and more! The full list can be viewed below! RELATED: New to Hulu March 2021: All the Movies & Shows Coming & Going if ( ! ezoic_test() ) { PB ...
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Senior Living: Family caregivers, routinely left off vaccine lists, worry what would happen ‘if I get sick’

Robin Davidson entered the lobby of Houston Methodist Hospital, where her 89-year-old father, Joe, was being treated for a flare-up of congestive heart failure. Before her stretched a line of people waiting to get COVID-19 vaccines. “It was agonizing to know that I couldn’t get in that line,” said Davidson, 50, who is devoted to her father and usually cares for him full time. “If I get sick, what would happen to him?” Tens of thousands of middle-aged sons and daughters caring for older relatives...
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Thano Fatsis' beloved NYC diner is on the brink of closure - simply because it's on the wrong side of the street

Thano Fatsis, the 41-year-old owner of Triple Crown Diner in Bellerose, Queens, has been unable to serve customers indoors for months - unlike eateries right across the street that are technically located in Long Island. Matthew Cronin for Insider Triple Crown Diner is a local fixture in Bellerose, Queens, at the outer limits of New York City. Across the street, in suburban Long Island, restaurants enjoy looser restrictions on indoor dining. Owner Thano Fatsis takes us inside his diner's s...
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ICE has no plan to vaccinate 13,860 immigrants in its custody against COVID-19. Here's how one of the US's most at-risk groups is falling through the cracks.

US Immigration and Customs Enforcement; Samantha Lee/Insider Experts say incarcerated people should be among the first to receive the COVID vaccine. But ICE has no plan to vaccinate detainees, an Insider investigation has found. Experts raised concerns that thousands of detained immigrants were falling through the cracks. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. When US Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents arrested Giovannie Morrison in October, the pandemic was burning through hi...
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Coming 2 America Big Game Spot Teases March Premiere!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Coming 2 America Superbowl Spot teases March premiere Amazon Prime Video has released the Superbowl TV spot for the long-awaited comedy sequel Coming 2 America, featuring some new footage as Eddie Murphy’s Akeem tries to bring his family together while ensuring the legacy of Zamunda. The film will be available for streaming on Friday, March 5. Check out the new video in the player below! RELATED: Coming 2 America Trailer Journeys Back to Zamunda… & Queens! ...
Tags: Amazon, Video, Movies, America, Streaming, Margot Robbie, Eddie Murphy, Amazon Prime Video, Murphy, Louie Anderson, SUPERBOWL, Queens New York, Maurice, Craig Brewer, John Landis, ComingSoon

Jeff Bezos is stepping down as Amazon CEO after 26 years at the helm. Here are some of his headline-making moments, from launching a space company to blocking a blackmail attempt.

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne Jeff Bezos is stepping down as Amazon CEO in the third quarter of this year. Big moments from his last 26 years include taking Amazon public and blocking a blackmail attempt. He also became the world's richest person, bought the Washington Post, and launched a space company. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. In the 26 years he's run Amazon, Jeff Bezos has had some major, headline-making moments. From weathering the d...
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COVID vaccine battles are as strange as the disease

During these early weeks of COVID-19 vaccine distribution, the response across the country has been, well, odd. Unlike any other vaccine that’s been administered, the reactions to this one have ranged from elation to envy to fear to anger. On December 14, 2020, Sandra Lindsey, a nurse in a hospital in Queens, New York, was […] Find jobs at Careers by Search thousands of physician, PA, NP, and CRNA jobs now. Learn more.
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Sequel Bits: ‘Extraction,’ ‘Coming 2 America,’ ‘Jurassic Park 3,’ ‘Give ‘Em Hell, Malone 2’

In this edition of Sequel Bits: Director Sam Hargrave teases the possibility of an Extraction cinematic universe See the new Coming 2 America poster Sam Neill only figured out how to play Alan Grant in Jurassic Park III A Give ‘Em Hell, Malone sequel starring Thomas Jane is in the works. Would you want an Extraction cinematic universe? That’s what Extraction director Sam Hargrave hopes is in store for his Netflix action hit. In an interview with Collider, Hargrave teased that the upcoming...
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‘Coming 2 America’ Trailer: Eddie Murphy is Back as King Akeem

Eddie Murphy returns to one of his most memorable roles with Coming 2 America, the long-awaited sequel to his 1988 hit. The sequel finds Murphy’s King Akeem once again setting out on a journey to America, and brings back familiar faces from the first film like Arsenio Hall, James Earl Jones, John Amos, Louie Anderson, and more. Craig Brewer, who directed Murphy in the excellent Dolemite Is My Name, helms the sequel. A new Coming 2 America trailer has arrived ahead of the film’s March release – ...
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New Coming 2 America Trailer: Akeem Chooses His Heir

BEGIN SLIDESHOW New Coming 2 America Trailer: Akeem Chooses His Heir Amazon Prime Video has released a brand new Coming 2 America trailer for the long-awaited comedy sequel to 1988’s Coming to America, giving us a closer look at the new characters including Akeem’s daughters and long lost son as he tries to choose the rightful heir to the Zamunda throne. Starring Eddie Murphy, the film will be available for streaming on Friday, March 5. Check out the full trailer in the player below! REL...
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