<![CDATA[NBC New York - The Scene]]>Copyright 2018 https://www.nbcnewyork.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York https://www.nbcnewyork.com en-usThu, 16 Aug 2018 10:11:22 -0400Thu, 16 Aug 2018 10:11:22 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Blue Wine Is a Hit]]> Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:16:45 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/blue+wine.jpg
A turquoise-colored chardonnay called "Vindigo" has been a hit at a Mediterranean resort in France.]]>
<![CDATA[Dogtographer Helps Shelter Pets Unleash Their Best Features]]> Wed, 15 Aug 2018 12:06:23 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/Spike+MSPCA.jpg
Kaylee Greer has found a way to do what she loves — and be successful. The 33-year-old North Reading, Massachusetts native is an internationally acclaimed canine photographer, traveling the world shooting dogs...

Photo Credit: Dog Breath Photography]]>
<![CDATA[Shelter Dog-Turned-Model Is 'Living His Best Life Ever']]> Tue, 14 Aug 2018 12:48:36 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Tuco-CTS-081218.jpg
Tuco the Japanese Mastiff mix may be a supermodel on the rise, but his life hasn’t always been glitz and glamour. Tuco’s wags-to-riches story began in Texas at the Arlington Animal Services after he was...

Photo Credit: Clay Hayner photography]]>
<![CDATA[Anna Kournikova's Former Miami Beach Estate Hits Market for $14M ]]> Fri, 10 Aug 2018 11:46:36 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Waterfront+of+Ana%27s+House.jpg
The Mediterranean waterfront estate in Miami Beach that was once owned by former professional tennis player Anna Kournikova is hitting the market for $14 million.

Photo Credit: Jorge Uribe with ONE Sotheby’s]]>
<![CDATA[McDonald’s Offering McGold Card, Free Food for Life ]]> Fri, 10 Aug 2018 08:06:45 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-953183602+edited.jpg
International fast food giant McDonald’s announced it was giving away the “mythical” McGold Card to one lucky person — granting them free McDonald’s for life.

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<![CDATA[11 S'mores-Inspired Treats Around New York]]> Fri, 10 Aug 2018 14:53:59 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/National+Smores+Day+Thumbnail.jpg
National S'mores Day is on Aug. 10, and thankfully there are loads of marshmallow, chocolate, and graham cracker filled treats to enjoy across New York.]]>
<![CDATA[Odd Couples: Unlikely Species Form Heartwarming Friendships]]> Thu, 09 Aug 2018 08:25:49 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/dallyandspankypittypiggiessplitcts.jpg
From pit bulls to ponies, owners share how they eased their animals into living in harmony — despite some obvious differences.

Photo Credit: Francesca Carsen; Kris Gamayo]]>
<![CDATA[These Are Parents' Most Loved Brands for 2018, Study Says]]> Wed, 08 Aug 2018 13:39:23 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/happy+fam.jpg


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<![CDATA[NY College Ranks Among America's 5 Biggest Party Schools]]> Wed, 08 Aug 2018 07:56:59 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/ball-beer-beer-pong-544988.jpg
College students believe in work hard, play hard. Students at the schools listed in The Princeton Review's top 20 party schools just bring that to another level.

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<![CDATA[Paw-abunga! Wave-Riding Dogs Compete in Surfing Competition]]> Tue, 07 Aug 2018 14:21:18 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/dogsurfthumb.jpg
Dogs big and small gathered on the beach in Pacifica, California, Saturday for the 3rd annual World Dog Surfing Championship.

Photo Credit: Dave Elkinson/NBC Bay Area]]>
<![CDATA[These NYC Happy Hour Deals Are Actually Good, Food Blog Says]]> Tue, 07 Aug 2018 13:08:32 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/happy+hour+deal.jpg


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<![CDATA[Step Inside the All-Felt Grocery Store]]> Tue, 31 Jul 2018 15:04:08 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/sparrowavocados+2-horz.jpg
Artist Lucy Sparrow's "Sparrow Mart" will be on view, for free, in Downtown Los Angeles all August long.

Photo Credit: Livia Smith]]>
<![CDATA[These Cafés Serve Coffee...and Cats ]]> Wed, 08 Aug 2018 13:14:52 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/_cat-cafe-thumb.jpg
Coffee and cats? That's the name of the game with cat cafés springing up in cities and suburbs across the United States. Check out our list of U.S. cat cafés to see the one closest to you.]]>
<![CDATA[Terminally Ill Shelter Dog Checks Off Biggest Item on Bucket List: A New Home]]> Fri, 03 Aug 2018 12:02:19 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/terminally+ill+dog+adopted.jpg


Photo Credit: Animal Welfare League of Arlington]]>
<![CDATA[School Supplies Cost Down as New Year Approaches: Survey]]> Wed, 01 Aug 2018 13:11:19 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/080118schoolsupplies.jpg
Back-to-school shopping isn't getting more expensive for once, according to new survey. The cost of classroom supplies dropped across every grade level ahead of the 2018-19 school year, according to the latest...

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<![CDATA[20 'Essential' NYC Restaurants to Try at Least Once: Eater]]> Wed, 01 Aug 2018 09:09:22 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/olmsted+prospect+heights.jpg


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<![CDATA[Stevie Ray Vaughan's Childhood Home in Dallas For Sale]]> Mon, 30 Jul 2018 18:02:16 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-602524968.jpg
If you are a fan of Stevie Ray Vaughan, you could now own his childhood home. The home, located at 2557 Glenfield Avenue in Oak Cliff is currently listed at $159,900.

Photo Credit: Paul Natkin/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[McDonald's Launches Its Own Currency -- the 'MacCoin']]> Mon, 30 Jul 2018 13:01:52 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/cropped+mac+coin.jpg
McDonald's is launching its own currency, the MacCoin.

Photo Credit: McDonald's]]>
<![CDATA[10 Top NYC Karaoke Bars for All Tastes (U 2, Foodies)]]> Mon, 30 Jul 2018 13:53:49 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/pexels+karaoke.jpg


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<![CDATA[Ample Hills Opens New Ice Cream Factory in Brooklyn]]> Sat, 28 Jul 2018 00:00:18 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Ample+Hills+Red+Hook+Factory.jpg
Brooklyn-based ice cream maker Ample Hills Creamery opened a new factory in Red Hook Thursday, complete with its own shop and interactive museum.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Ample Hills]]>
<![CDATA[It's No Stretch to Say This Disneyland Auction Is Huge]]> Fri, 27 Jul 2018 09:53:31 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/tfd0033-0204-001c-side.jpg
Owning an original Haunted Mansion stretching portrait? It could happen, if you're the highest bidder for one of these treasures at That's From Disneyland!, the Van Eaton Galleries auction set for late August.

Photo Credit: Van Eaton Galleries]]>
<![CDATA[10 Most Common Dog Breeds in Shelters]]> Wed, 25 Jul 2018 09:56:29 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/bulldog-GettyImages-97219101.jpg
Looking to adopt a shelter dog? Here are the 10 most common dog breeds you'll find in shelters across America. The list is based on information from PetBreeds, a pet research website, which compiled the...

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<![CDATA[This Week Brings the Century's Longest Total Lunar Eclipse]]> Mon, 23 Jul 2018 13:17:49 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_18031626405109-Red-Moon-Eclipse.jpg
This week will bring the longest total lunar eclipse of the 21st century, one that will turn the moon red in the night sky, NBC News' Mach reports. The Earth's shadow will fully engulf the moon for 1 hour...

Photo Credit: Emrah Gurel/AP, File]]>
<![CDATA[Secret Pop-Up Dinners Bring Fine Dining to the Bronx]]> Mon, 23 Jul 2018 21:44:59 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Trill+Coker+Breaking+Bread.jpg
Welcome to a secret society of dining where patrons are given the location of the dinner just one day before and then arrive for a multi-course meal having no idea what food they are about to be served.

Photo Credit: Nicole Avella
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<![CDATA[San Diego Comic-Con 2018: Friday Highlights]]> Fri, 20 Jul 2018 17:08:01 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-1002816192.jpg
The second day of 2018 Comic-Con International: San Diego featured more exciting programs and pop-up events. Writers and celebrities spoke at panels, and the IMDb Yacht continued to sail.

Photo Credit: Mike Coppola/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Spotted at Comic-Con: Scenes From The Convention Center]]> Sun, 22 Jul 2018 15:59:40 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/SAN+DIEGO+COMIC+CON+2018+SCENE+10-SIZED.jpg
Every year, people from around the world flock to San Diego to attend Comic-Con. Inside the Convention Center, it's a world of bright lights, beautiful costumes and tons of goodies.

Photo Credit: Samantha Tatro]]>
<![CDATA[Costumes of San Diego Comic-Con 2018]]> Sun, 22 Jul 2018 08:11:30 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/COMIC+CON+COSTUMES+2018+13.jpg
Sporting spandex, capes, wigs, masks and makeup, fans descended on San Diego Comic-Con International 2018. The 49th annual pop culture and comic book convention is known for inspiring incredible costumes. Here's

Photo Credit: Samantha Tatro]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego Comic-Con 2018: Thursday Highlights]]> Fri, 20 Jul 2018 16:55:08 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-1001906934.jpg
Celebrities spoke on panels hosted at convention centers, hotels and yachts on July 19, 2018, the first day of Comic-Con International 2018. Guests and celebrities also enjoyed pop-up events and lounges...

Photo Credit: Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[These 16 Restaurants Make Travel Mag's List of NYC's Best]]> Fri, 20 Jul 2018 13:21:09 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/robertas1.jpg
There are a lot of restaurant rankings, but this one highlights eateries in New York that are worth traveling the world to visit. Good thing you're already in the area.

Photo Credit: Johnn/Flickr]]>
<![CDATA[The Best Hats at San Diego's Famed Del Mar Opening Day]]> Fri, 20 Jul 2018 09:31:53 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Hat-Contest-Winner-2018.jpg
For the past 24 years, Del Mar's Opening Day has been all about the hats. Each year, hundreds of race track guests come to showcase their fanciest, most creative toppers. Here's a look at the hats that...

Photo Credit: Del Mar Thoroughbred Club ]]>
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday, Disneyland: Photos From Opening Day]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 17:34:51 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/222*120/disneyland-opening-1955.jpg
On July 17, 1955, Southern California unveiled the Happiest Place on Earth with the opening of Disneyland Park in Anaheim. The iconic theme park at 1313 Disneyland Drive, a sprawling area covered with orange...

Photo Credit: Disneyland Resort]]>
<![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
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<![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...

Photo Credit: Sarah Fusco]]>