Whimsical NYC waterfront park funded by Barry Diller opens

The new park, called Little Island, was built with $260 million from the foundation of Diller. AP Photo NEW YORK: A whimsical new park that appears to float on pilings above the Hudson River opened to the public just off the Manhattan shoreline Friday, four years after a fight between media mogul Barry Diller and … Read more

New York governor Cuomo’s Covid book deal was worth than $5 million

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo‘s contract with publishers for his book about dealing with the coronavirus pandemic was worth $5 million, according to tax documents released by his office to the media on Monday. Cuomo was initially lauded for his handling of a crippling coronavirus outbreak in New York, but praise turned to blame when … Read more