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Clive Standen Brings a Fresh Look to NBC's 'Taken'

“Taken,” a modern-day, nail-biting thriller, follows the story of Bryan Mills in a new television series that takes place 30 years before the movie of the same name. As he fights to overcome the trauma of... »

See It: Selena Gomez's 'Dream Home' Hits Market for $3M

See It: Selena Gomez's 'Dream Home' Hits Market for $3M

Pop star Selena Gomez is selling her 10,000 square foot Fort Worth dream home. »

Save the Date: Brooklyn's Own Restaurant Week Is Coming Soon

New York City's restaurant week is over until the summer, but foodies across the five boroughs should mark their calendars for Brooklyn's version of the delectable dining event. »

August Wilson on Broadway

One actor described "Jitney", an August Wilson play currently on Broadway, as "the last jewel in the crown." With its run at the Samuel J. Fiedman Theatre, now all ten of Wilson's plays about the African-American experience have made it to Broadway. David Ushery spoke with the director, and two key actors in the play. »

See Inside: Meg Ryan's SoHo Loft Hits Market for $10.9M

See Inside: Meg Ryan's SoHo Loft Hits Market for $10.9M

Actress Meg Ryan has put her "magical" SoHo loft -- featured on the cover of the November 2016 issue of "Architectural Digest" on the market. And the 4,100-square-foot palace can be yours for just under $11 million. Scroll through the photos for a look inside. You can see the full listing with Corcoran here. »

8 Places to Celebrate National Margarita Day in NYC

8 Places to Celebrate National Margarita Day in NYC

Happy National Margarita Day! If you're looking to celebrate in NYC, here are some of the best places to find standard and unique margaritas for an affordable price. »

Remember Zima? Clear Malt Beverage Poised for US Comeback

Remember Zima? Clear Malt Beverage Poised for US Comeback

Get ready to finally peel yourself off of that bar stool you’ve been stuck on since the ‘90s—Zima is making a comeback to coolers in the U.S. Zima was discontinued in America in 2008, according to Crain’s, but its Chicago-based producer says it’s returning after the success of MillerCoor’s Henry’s Hard Soda line. »

'We All Need to Pay Attention to August Wilson', Actor Says

Actors John Douglas Thompson and Michael Potts share how the success of "Fences" and "Jitney" is bringing more attention to August Wilson's work. »

Restaurant Owner Gives Discount for Polite Kids

Restaurant Owner Gives Discount for Polite Kids

Antonio Ferrari, the owner of a wine bar in Italy, has picked up a practice that he first noticed while visiting a restaurant in Miami. His group was given a discount because his friends' children were well behaved. Ferrari has since embraced the move and recently posted on Facebook a photograph of a receipt from his restaurant, Today.com reported. The caption reads: “It happens so seldom!” »

Classic Game Piece Voted Out of Monopoly Board Game

Classic Game Piece Voted Out of Monopoly Board Game

You can still pass "Go" and collect $200 on the Monopoly board, but you soon won't be able to do it with the thimble game piece. Voters have rejected the thimble, an integral part of the game since being added to Monopoly in 1935. The move is part of a campaign to select the next generation of game pieces. Hashtags, emojis and even a rubber duck may replace dogs, cats and hats in an upcoming version. »

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