<![CDATA[NBC New York - The Scene]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcnewyork.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York http://www.nbcnewyork.comen-usThu, 20 Jul 2017 12:57:35 -0400Thu, 20 Jul 2017 12:57:35 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[NYC Ice Cream Shop Serves $12 Sundae Topped With Insects]]> Thu, 20 Jul 2017 11:23:47 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_17124010068337.jpg
Manhattan ice cream shop La Newyorkina has introduced what may be the most unique sundae the city has to offer.

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<![CDATA[In-N-Out Worker Dishes Out Answers to Customers' Questions]]> Wed, 19 Jul 2017 09:35:30 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/InNOutQandA_2.jpg
In-N-Out Burger, arguably the most popular burger chain on the West Coast, has been dishing out meals since the late 1940s, but many avid customers continue to ponder some of the most pressing questions...

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<![CDATA[5 Comic-Con-Themed Treats in San Diego]]> Tue, 18 Jul 2017 17:00:12 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/captainamericanwaffles.jpg
Ever sipped on a White Walker or taken a bite out of Drax the Destroyer? Now’s your chance! Here are 5 comics-themed treats to try during this year’s Comic-Con in San Diego.]]>
<![CDATA[This New Jersey Restaurant Has the Best Hot Dogs in America]]> Tue, 18 Jul 2017 16:10:18 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/hotdogs_1200x675.jpg
The best hot dog in America can be found in New Jersey.

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<![CDATA[#LoveMyPet: Share Your Love]]> Mon, 17 Jul 2017 12:24:31 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/promo-image_v01-nbc.jpg
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<![CDATA[NYC Restaurant is Hosting 'Game of Thrones'-Themed Dinners]]> Mon, 17 Jul 2017 13:40:50 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Daenerys-AP963932712279.jpg
White Gold Butchers, on the Upper West Side, will be hosting weekly dinners themed after "Game of Thrones" as well as screenings of new episodes.

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<![CDATA[11 of New York City's Trendiest Ice Cream Shops]]> Sun, 16 Jul 2017 19:17:42 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/160*174/chowmanderrr.jpg
National Ice Cream Month is officially upon us, and New York City has plenty of great places to celebrate.

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<![CDATA[New Jaguar Sets Record With Bond Movie Stunt]]> Fri, 14 Jul 2017 17:07:49 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/jaguarstunt.jpg
A stunt driver took an SUV over a 50-foot jump with a 270-degree barrel roll as part of a release event for a new Jaguar SUV. It's the first time a production vehicle accomplished the stunt, which was performed...]]>
<![CDATA[Is It Sir Carter Carter? Or Sir Carter? Beyonce, Explain]]> Fri, 14 Jul 2017 12:31:50 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-634996560.jpg
Beyonce brought the social media world to a jarring halt when she gave the world a first glimpse of her newborn twins as they turned 1 month old on Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Starbucks Introduces New Iced Teas With 'Free Tea Friday' Promo]]> Fri, 14 Jul 2017 11:28:37 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Starbucks-Shaken-Iced-Tea.jpg
Starbucks is debuting a new line of shaken iced teas, and it's shaking up the roll-out process by offering small versions for free on Friday — but only for one hour.

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<![CDATA[The Public's 'Hamlet' Has an A-List Star ... and Lasagna]]> Thu, 13 Jul 2017 15:32:52 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/HamletMain.jpg
Oscar Isaac ("Star Wars: The Force Awakens") and Sam Gold ("Fun Home") collaborate on a modernized "Hamlet" that plays to all the senses. Sometimes confusing, but never dull.

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<![CDATA[Play Mini Golf, Ride a Water Slide at NYC's Summer Streets]]> Thu, 13 Jul 2017 02:28:54 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/summer+streets+2013.jpg
Summer Streets is returning to New York City in August, turning the otherwise busy Manhattan streets into a 7-mile-long park where people can play mini golf, make their way through an obstacle course or...]]>
<![CDATA[Krispy Kreme to Offer 80-Cent Dozens on Doughnut's Birthday]]> Tue, 11 Jul 2017 13:01:34 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/KrispyKreme3.jpg
Say goodbye to your summer body! To mark the 80th birthday, Krispy Kreme will be selling a dozen of its original glazed doughnuts for only 80 cents.

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<![CDATA[7-Eleven Celebrates 7/11 With Free Slurpees]]> Tue, 11 Jul 2017 08:58:11 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Slurpee-GettyImages-106159890.jpg
If brain freezes are your thing, you are in luck: On Tuesday, everyone gets a free Slurpee. To celebrate July 11 — or 7-Eleven Day — the convenience chain will be giving away their signature slushy drinks.

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<![CDATA[A Mother's Hopes Clash with a Rigged System in 'Pipeline']]> Mon, 10 Jul 2017 17:18:48 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/PipelineMain.jpg
An inner-city public school teacher is committed to her students, but eager to give her own son opportunities beyond those boundaries. Dominique Morisseau's poetic and intense drama breaks new ground.

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<![CDATA['Jersey Shore' Cast Spotted Filming Mystery Project]]> Tue, 11 Jul 2017 09:24:47 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-101676098.jpg
The cast of the controversial reality show "Jersey Shore" has returned to the boardwalks that made them famous. The Asbury Park Press reports the cast of the hit MTV show have been spotted in...

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<![CDATA[An Inside Look at NYC's Only Rooftop Vineyard]]> Mon, 10 Jul 2017 12:11:37 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NYL+AIRCHECK+CLEAN+-+11464012_WNBC_000000016968893.jpg
The "world's first rooftop vineyard" has made its way to New York City.]]>
<![CDATA[NYC Restaurant Week to Feature 33 New Places]]> Mon, 10 Jul 2017 12:28:08 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/chef+generic1.jpg
Get ready to make those reservations: the 25th annual NYC Restaurant Week is set to launch later this month, with dozens of new restaurants participating. From July 24 through August 18, nearly...]]>
<![CDATA[More Retailers Hope to Take a Bite Out of Amazon Prime Day]]> Mon, 10 Jul 2017 20:04:25 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-696679794.jpg
Stores like Toys“R”Us, Target, Sur La Table and more are jumping on the bandwagon, hoping to take a swing at Amazon’s Prime Day by staging their own versions of this summer twist on Black Friday, which runs from...

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<![CDATA[Target Dropping 2 of Its Famous Brands, Adding 12 Others]]> Fri, 07 Jul 2017 14:47:09 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/target+store+getty.jpg
Target lovers soon will have to say goodbye to two of the chain's famous brands.As part of a partial overhaul of its apparel, accessories and home departments, Target will phase out its well-know Merona...

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<![CDATA[Two New Jersey Beach Bars Make List of America's Best]]> Thu, 06 Jul 2017 16:48:54 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/1156512576_f74361b9bf_o.jpg
Two of the best beach bars in the nation are right in the Garden State.

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<![CDATA[8 of the Most Popular Fried Chicken Spots in NYC]]> Thu, 06 Jul 2017 14:21:56 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/184*120/peores+comidas15.jpg
Looking for somewhere to celebrate National Fried Chicken Day? Here's a look at eight of the most popular chicken joints in NYC, according to Foursquare check-ins.

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<![CDATA[North Texas' Largest Estate Sold at Auction]]> Fri, 07 Jul 2017 10:27:41 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Champ+D%27Or.jpg
Champ d'Or, the largest estate in North Texas, sold at auction Friday for the second time. The lavish French chateau-style palace in Denton County is modeled after the Vaux-le-Vicomte chateau in Paris, and...

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<![CDATA[10 Tools to Use in Your School Garden]]> Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:22:02 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AdobeStock_142992771.jpg
Whether you’re just breaking new ground on a school garden or are a seasoned pro looking to spend more class time outside, here are 10 tools that will help turn your garden into a fully equipped outdoor...

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<![CDATA[How to Watch Macy's Fireworks Show Live Wherever You Are]]> Tue, 04 Jul 2017 04:45:03 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/macys+fireworks.jpg
The 41st annual Macy's 4th of July fireworks show over the East River promises to be the country's largest display in more than a decade, with 60,000-plus shells launched from five barges.

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<![CDATA['Gotham' Star Scribes Heartbreaking Post on Missing NYC Teen]]> Mon, 03 Jul 2017 13:24:27 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/missing+teen+logue+inset.jpg
"Gotham" actor Donal Logue and his ex-wife have sent more pleas on social media to help find their 16-year-old child, who hasn't been seen since leaving her Brooklyn home a week ago.

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<![CDATA[Oreo Makes, Mails Wild Cookie Flavors for Fans]]> Fri, 30 Jun 2017 13:50:52 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/oreo+getty.jpg
What's your dream Oreo flavor? Ask, and you may receive.Oreo is surprising some fans who submit their ideas for cookie flavors with actual boxes of their creations.[[431791683, C]]The crowdsourced...

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<![CDATA[Summer Fun: TripAdvisor's 10 Best Theme Parks in the World]]> Thu, 29 Jun 2017 18:16:57 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ISLANDS_062917.jpg


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<![CDATA[17 Things You Have to Do in NYC This Summer ]]> Fri, 30 Jun 2017 09:04:39 -0400 summer film series runs a free movie in the park every Monday through Aug. 21. This year's lineup features King Kong, Dirty Dancing and All That Jazz, just to name a few. Vendors are also on site serving up delicious snacks. The lawn opens at 5 p.m. and films begin at sunset.

While the Bryant Park film series is one of the more popular outdoor movie events in the city, it isn't the only gig in town. The city also screens free movies all summer long at parks across the city. You can check out the full schedule here.]]>
summer film series runs a free movie in the park every Monday through Aug. 21. This year's lineup features King Kong, Dirty Dancing and All That Jazz, just to name a few. Vendors are also on site serving up delicious snacks. The lawn opens at 5 p.m. and films begin at sunset.

While the Bryant Park film series is one of the more popular outdoor movie events in the city, it isn't the only gig in town. The city also screens free movies all summer long at parks across the city. You can check out the full schedule here.]]>
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Here's a list of 17 things New Yorkers should add to their to-do list this summer to make sure they take full advantage of the season.

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<![CDATA[5 NYC Pools Where You Can Swim for Free this Summer ]]> Thu, 13 Jul 2017 12:59:25 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/pool_photo_for_web_1200x675_977625667666.jpg
NYC Parks has opened its public pools for the summer.]]>
<![CDATA[PAWmicon: Comic Canines in Cosplay]]> Sat, 15 Jul 2017 16:24:16 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/pawmicon_19.jpg
Coo over woofers dressed as superheroes, and villains, too, from movies and comic books, at a sweet San Diego fundraiser.

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<![CDATA[Can You Identify These Celebrities in Sunglasses?]]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 12:37:22 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/DIT_NAT_SUNGLASSES_DAY_1-149858084274500001.jpg
June 27 is National Sunglasses Day. Can you identify these celebrities based on their sunglasses?]]>
<![CDATA[Nintendo Goes Back Into Retro Gaming Market With SNES Classic]]> Mon, 26 Jun 2017 19:28:45 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/DIT_NAT_SNES_CLASSIC_062617_2_1-149850703485200001.jpg
Nintendo will release the Super Nintendo Classic on Sept. 29, after the success of the release of NES Classic last year.]]>
<![CDATA[Behind the Keyboard: How New Emojis Are Chosen]]> Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:48:06 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Emoji-5-1.jpg
Between wizards, rock climbers, and gender non-conforming people, many of the 137 new emojis coming soon to your phone's keyboard may have come from the minds of ordinary texters, NBC News reported.

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<![CDATA[America's Best and Worst Supermarkets Revealed]]> Mon, 26 Jun 2017 10:49:11 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-519742164.jpg
Consumer Reports has released its latest supermarket report, which ranks America's best and worst grocery stores.]]>
<![CDATA[Rainbows Everywhere! Images From NYC's 2017 Pride Parade]]> Mon, 26 Jun 2017 09:50:58 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/pride-cc34-crop.jpg
Millions of people are expected to line the streets of lower Manhattan for the 2017 Pride parade. Here are some of the best photos of the rainbow-colored celebration.]]>
<![CDATA[Ruffed Up: The Dogs in Competition to Be World's Ugliest]]> Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:32:17 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/191*120/AP_17175106375003.jpg


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<![CDATA['Star Trek: Bridge Crew' Goes Where No Gamer Has Gone Before]]> Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:24:24 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/STBC_Enterprise_AstroGator_1490913773.png
The world of virtual reality in video games has explored places never seen or experienced. In these scenarios, the landscape and everything that goes with it is new and springs from someone’s imagination. But...
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<![CDATA[10 Fourth of July Fireworks Shows to Catch in the Tri-State]]> Sun, 02 Jul 2017 09:40:04 -0400 Macy's Fireworks display can be viewed around the city at 9:30 p.m. from different parks and rooftops in lower Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens.

Looking for the best place to catch the show? We've got you covered.]]>
Macy's Fireworks display can be viewed around the city at 9:30 p.m. from different parks and rooftops in lower Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens.

Looking for the best place to catch the show? We've got you covered.]]>
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The Fourth of July just isn't the same without taking in a fireworks display. Here's a look at 10 fireworks displays to check out across the tri-state area.

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<![CDATA[Your Guide to July 4th Celebrations in NYC]]> Fri, 23 Jun 2017 12:15:19 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/POrtada_galeria_4_de_julio.jpg
Everything you need to know about Independence Day fun

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<![CDATA[Best Viewing Spots for Fourth of July Fireworks in NYC]]> Mon, 03 Jul 2017 09:48:48 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/fireworks+watch.jpg
If you're looking for the best place to watch fireworks this year, you won't run out of options.

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<![CDATA[Big Brother Has Eye on Tom Sturridge, Olivia Wilde in '1984']]> Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:15:29 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/1984Main.jpg
A new stage adaptation of George Orwell's Dystopian novel starring Tom Sturridge, Olivia Wilde and Reed Birney is both startling and opportunistic. But does it provide too much sensory stimulation for its...

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<![CDATA[These Streets Are Closed Today for the Pride Parade]]> Sun, 25 Jun 2017 14:40:53 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/cms646.jpg
The 2016 LGBT Heritage of Pride March and Festival is on Sunday. Here are the street closures you can expect from 12-7 p.m.

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<![CDATA[Burger King Shakes Up Menu with Lucky Charms Beverage]]> Wed, 21 Jun 2017 22:44:42 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/armus-lucky-charms-shake.jpg
They're magically delicious — and now, they're in a milkshake. Lucky Charms cereal will appear in a limited-edition shake at select Burger King locations, the fast-food chain announced Tuesday. At $2.99,...

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