<![CDATA[NBC New York - The Scene]]>Copyright 2018https://www.nbcnewyork.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York https://www.nbcnewyork.comen-usMon, 16 Jul 2018 18:34:17 -0400Mon, 16 Jul 2018 18:34:17 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Amazon Prime Day Brings Deals, But Also an Outage]]> Mon, 16 Jul 2018 15:50:55 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/amazonGettyImages-938685102.jpg
Amazon Prime Day 2018 started on July 16 at 3 p.m. ET, although an outage brought error messages to some shoppers. Today.com has done a round-up of good deals and will keep updating this page as new top...

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<![CDATA[2 NYC Fried Chicken Spots Land Among 10 Best in U.S.: Report]]> Mon, 16 Jul 2018 09:13:50 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/160*160/piesthighs.jpg
<![CDATA[Beach Tips: How to Hide Your Money, Keys]]> Mon, 16 Jul 2018 11:33:53 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Protecting_Your_Belongings_This_Summer.jpg
Lower Gwynedd Township Police Officer Beth Sanborn gives some tips on how you can protect your belongings during a trip to the beach or lake. Bottles with false bottoms are a quick and easy place to conceal...]]>
<![CDATA[15 NYC, NJ Family Restaurants Land on List of America's Best]]> Fri, 13 Jul 2018 09:33:10 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/buttermilkchannel1.jpg
Let's be honest. Whether it's your own frenzied children or the ones sitting next to you, dining out family-style can be a challenge. But it doesn't have to be.

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<![CDATA[Drake Wowed by Lollipop Magic Trick]]> Fri, 13 Jul 2018 10:27:15 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/DIT_NAT_DRAKE_MAGIC_TRICK_1-153143235797300002.jpg
Magician Julius Dein shocked Drake with a trick involving a lollipop and a superhero. Take a look and see if you are as surprised as the rapper.]]>
<![CDATA[Fortnite Season 5 Arrives: What You Should Know]]> Thu, 12 Jul 2018 13:14:59 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-954188922.jpg
After weeks of hype and bringing items from the online game into the real world, Season 5 of Fortnite has arrived. For those who haven’t yet joined the craze, Fortnite is a game available on consoles, PC...

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<![CDATA['Fortnite' Unveils Newest Season]]> Thu, 12 Jul 2018 13:15:35 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/fortnites.jpg
"Fortniters" rejoice! Season 5 of the hot video game "Fortnite" has been unveiled. It's called "World's Collide."]]>
<![CDATA[NYC's Least and Most Affordable Nabes for Renters Revealed]]> Thu, 12 Jul 2018 09:30:52 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/battery+park+city1.jpg

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<![CDATA[88-Year-Old Grandma Gets the Bicycle She Never Had]]> Wed, 11 Jul 2018 12:45:52 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/fuscopicthumb.jpg
Eugene Fusco's 88-year-old grandmother always talked about never having a bicycle. When his 6-year-old son started riding a bike, Fusco's wife Sarah says he realized how much it would mean to give his...

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<![CDATA[12 Stunning New York Places You Probably Didn't Know Existed]]> Wed, 11 Jul 2018 10:19:33 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/eternal+flame.jpg
Think you know New York? How many of these spots have you visited?

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<![CDATA[Chick-Fil-A Giving Away Free Food Tuesday — With a Catch]]> Tue, 10 Jul 2018 09:17:46 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/chick-fil-a6.jpg
Chick-Fil-A is giving away free food Tuesday, there's just one small catch -- you have to wear a cow costume.

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<![CDATA[NJ Spot Serves America's Best Hot Dog (NYC Has #2): Report]]> Mon, 09 Jul 2018 12:37:29 -0400 here.]]> here.]]> https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/dannys+drive+in+foodfc+insta.jpg
The best hot dog in America can be found in New Jersey.

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<![CDATA[10 Exceptional Deals for NYC's Summer Restaurant Week]]> Mon, 09 Jul 2018 08:05:27 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/160*120/buttermilk+channel.jpg
<![CDATA[2 of Nation's Best Water Parks Are in NY and NJ, Report Says]]> Fri, 06 Jul 2018 12:35:58 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/hurricane+harbor1.jpg
Baby, it's hot outside. After a blistering stretch of smothering humidity and temps in the 90s, people across the tri-state just want to get (and stay) in the water. Good thing we've got some of the nation's...

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<![CDATA[You Can Now Go Glamping on Governors Island for $700 a Night]]> Fri, 06 Jul 2018 10:54:04 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/glamping.jpg
Just imagine it, a luxurious room on an island, with chef-prepared meals and a view of the Statue of Liberty and the Manhattan skyline.

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<![CDATA[Senior Dog Gets a Second Chance Thanks to Clear the Shelters]]> Thu, 05 Jul 2018 13:59:16 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/070418gingerCTS.jpg
Jill Karnicki was watching local news on a Saturday morning when she first learned about Ginger, a 14-year-old shepherd mix. Each week, the Houston Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals brings...

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<![CDATA[NY, CT Spots in Top 10 Cities Where $100K Earners Feel Broke]]> Thu, 05 Jul 2018 08:33:42 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/briefcase+money.jpg

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<![CDATA[Pets and Car Safety: How to Choose the Right Restraints ]]> Mon, 16 Jul 2018 07:31:22 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/CPS+and+Subaru+Crash+Testing+%281%29.jpg
The market is full of pet restraining products, everything from harnesses to carriers, however many labeled "crash tested" are based only on manufacturers' claims. "No performance standards or test protocols...

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<![CDATA[How to Watch Macy's Fireworks Show Live Wherever You Are]]> Mon, 02 Jul 2018 09:09:19 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/fireworks+macy.jpg
The 42nd annual Macy's 4th of July fireworks show over the East River promises to be another spectacular display, with seven barges launching tens of thousands of shells into the air during a two-hour special...

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<![CDATA[Bud Light Offering to Give Calif. Free Beer if Mexico Beats Brazil]]> Thu, 28 Jun 2018 20:38:15 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/BudLight+bucket.jpg
Bud Light has promised to give away free beer to everyone in the state of California if Mexico beats Brazil Monday. The company announce earlier this month that if Mexico broke the "curse of the fifth"...

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<![CDATA[Tonight: Bright Saturn Appearing Below Colorful Full Moon]]> Wed, 27 Jun 2018 15:05:33 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-694682580.jpg
Strawberry moon or not, there's a reason to look up in the sky tonight. Stargazers will be able to see both Saturn and the moon on full display on Wednesday. The ringed planet will appear directly below a full...

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<![CDATA[America's Worst Ocean Beach Town to Live Is in NY: Survey]]> Wed, 27 Jun 2018 11:53:35 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/sand+beach.jpg

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<![CDATA[7 Top Hamptons Beaches Ranked by Convenience in New Report]]> Tue, 26 Jun 2018 09:34:37 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ditch+plains.jpg
<![CDATA[This NY Spot Is 2018's Coolest Small Town in America: Study]]> Mon, 25 Jun 2018 13:38:55 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/beacon3.jpg
Budget Travel has unveiled its 2018 list of the 10 coolest small towns in America, and one spot in New York claims top honors.

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<![CDATA[20 Tri-State Area Burgers Land on New List of America's Best]]> Mon, 02 Jul 2018 07:26:35 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/230*120/brindle.jpg
Burgers may not be as iconic as hot dogs in New York City, but that doesn't mean the Big Apple doesn't have plenty of delicious burgers to go around.]]>
<![CDATA[10 Fourth of July Events You Won't Regret Going to in NY, NJ]]> Mon, 25 Jun 2018 07:27:47 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/macys+fireworks+show+cropped+7.jpg
The Fourth of July may be an important national holiday but it is also a day filled with stress. People want to have the best plans and see the best fireworks. Look no further, these are 10 of the most exciting...

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<![CDATA[Best Spots to Watch Macy's 4th of July Fireworks in NY, NJ]]> Tue, 03 Jul 2018 14:39:37 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Macys+4th+of+July+Show.jpeg

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<![CDATA[America's Favorite Pizza Spots for 2018 Revealed]]> Fri, 22 Jun 2018 14:42:05 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/shakey2.jpg
Pizza is an American staple. And there's no shame in eating copious amounts from all sorts of different places (even in the same day).

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<![CDATA['I've Never Seen That!': Pooch Up for Adoption Says 'Hello']]> Fri, 22 Jun 2018 12:59:23 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/maricopa+dog.jpg
An animal care center in Arizona says all of its dogs up for adoption are special, but Drew is particularly unique. This adorable bandanna-wearing pooch actually says hello (or that's what it sounds like).

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<![CDATA['Huge Cat Alert': 29-Pound Feline Finds Forever Home After Rescue]]> Thu, 21 Jun 2018 15:49:14 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/chubbs-phs-062018.jpg
A 29-pound cat who became an internet sensation after being rescued from the streets of Southern California has found a forever home. The stray Himalayan mix was found last week wandering the streets of...

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<![CDATA[NJ Family Helps Terminally Ill Dog Complete Bucket List]]> Thu, 21 Jun 2018 13:48:53 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/odin-diptych.jpg
When their beloved family dog Odin was diagnosed with bone cancer and given only a few months to live, Bobby Jo and Jeff Ledford were determined to make his last days special by checking off every item on...

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<![CDATA[10 Off the Radar NJ Joints for Incredible (and Cheap) Eats]]> Thu, 21 Jun 2018 15:11:23 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/jays2.jpg
Finding delicious food for all taste buds in New Jersey has never been a problem. But finding that for cheap can be a bit more of a challenge.

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<![CDATA[Closet in NYC or Mansion in Ohio? What $200K Buys Across US]]> Thu, 21 Jun 2018 08:47:33 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/pexels+cash.jpg

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<![CDATA[4 NY Restaurants Land Among 30 Best in Entire World]]> Mon, 16 Jul 2018 07:31:12 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/odette+thumb.jpg
There are a lot of global restaurant rankings, but the World's 50 Best Restaurants 2018 awards is one of the most prestigious.

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<![CDATA[These Are the Top 10 Day Trips From New York City]]> Fri, 06 Jul 2018 09:04:35 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/fire+island.jpg
It's that time of year again. New Yorkers are looking to get out of New York City -- at least for the weekend. Looking for some ideas?

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<![CDATA[Rapper Juelz Santana Must Take Mom on Tour: Judge]]> Fri, 15 Jun 2018 23:14:34 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Rapper_Juelz_Santana_to_Surrender_to_Police__Reports.jpg
An NJ judge will let rapper Juelz Santana play the first five dates of his upcoming tour while out on bail stemming from charges that he tried to bring a gun on a plane.]]>
<![CDATA[24 Must-Experience Adventures for Couples, Per Conde Nast]]> Wed, 13 Jun 2018 11:16:18 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/222*120/trevel+thumb.jpg
Looking for a different type of trip to take with your special someone? Here are more than a few ideas.

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<![CDATA[Rival Restaurants, Analysts React to IHOP Name Change]]> Mon, 11 Jun 2018 17:46:53 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/061118ihobcorrect.jpg
The International House of Pancakes, commonly referred to as IHOP, created a social media frenzy last week, when it announced intentions to change its name to “IHOb.” But customers had to wait until Monday...

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<![CDATA['B-Hold' the New Name of Restaurant Formerly Known as IHOP]]> Mon, 11 Jun 2018 17:35:06 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ihob.jpg
It wasn't bacon, breakfast or butternut squash, but lettuce tell you what the b stands for in the name of the restaurant formerly known as the International House of Pancakes, or IHOP.

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<![CDATA[10 Top Beach Vacations in America for Families on a Budget]]> Fri, 08 Jun 2018 12:49:36 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/myrtle1.jpg

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<![CDATA[Taco Bell Dishing Out Free Tacos Thanks to Warriors' Game 3 Win]]> Thu, 07 Jun 2018 16:38:33 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/DoritosLocosTaco.JPG
Free taco alert! Thanks to the Golden State Warriors' victory in Game 3 of the NBA Finals Wednesday night, Taco Bell is dishing out free Doritos Locos Tacos at participating locations across the United...

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<![CDATA[13 Must-Visit NYC Pools for Summer 2018 (Oh, the Views!)]]> Thu, 07 Jun 2018 13:38:17 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/dumbo+pool+thumb.jpg

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<![CDATA[How Much Does It Take to Get Married in America? Yikes]]> Thu, 07 Jun 2018 10:14:24 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/pexels+wedding.jpg
It's no secret that weddings are expensive -- but if you look at the averages based on how many months of rent you'd need to hit the money mark you may want to stick your head back under the covers.

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<![CDATA[Southwest's Latest Flash Sale Has Great NYC Flights for $99]]> Wed, 06 Jun 2018 09:11:11 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Southwest+New+Plane-10-01-2017-16.30.36_2017-10-01-19-15-36.jpg
Summer travelers, rejoice! Southwest Airlines has launched its latest flash sale, offering one-way tickets from the New York area to vacation spots like Orlando, Nashville and Austin for under (well...

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<![CDATA[8 Places in NYC to Watch Free Outdoor Movies This Summer]]> Thu, 07 Jun 2018 22:22:22 -0400 Azul on the Rooftop
June 4: West Side Story
June 11: TBD (based on NBA final)
June 18: Rocky
June 25: The Big Lebowski, in honor of its 20th anniversary
July 2: Wonder Woman
July 9: Goodfellas
July 16: The Warriors
July 30: Grease, in honor of its 40th anniversary
August 6: Black Panther
August 13: Pulp Fiction
August 20: Mean Girls
Movies are every Monday and start at sunset. Click Here.]]>
Azul on the Rooftop
June 4: West Side Story
June 11: TBD (based on NBA final)
June 18: Rocky
June 25: The Big Lebowski, in honor of its 20th anniversary
July 2: Wonder Woman
July 9: Goodfellas
July 16: The Warriors
July 30: Grease, in honor of its 40th anniversary
August 6: Black Panther
August 13: Pulp Fiction
August 20: Mean Girls
Movies are every Monday and start at sunset. Click Here.]]>

<![CDATA[Remembering NYC Fashion Icon Kate Spade]]> Tue, 05 Jun 2018 17:13:35 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/kate-spade-gallery-1.jpg
A look back at fashion icon Kate Spade's life in pictures.

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