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Cops Bust Costumed Characters In Rock Center: 'The Minions Were Hauling Ass'
Three men dressed as the Grinch, Spiderman, and Captain Marvel were busted in Rockefeller Center on Thursday, police said.
Dec 13, 2019 11:57 AM
Tip For Times Square Characters: Use The Keanu Reeves Arm
Petition to mandate the Keanu Arm at the crossroads of the world.
Sep 10, 2019 3:56 PM
Times Square Designated Activity Cages Now TWO FEET Wider
A slightly roomier 10' x 50'. Enjoy your designated activity!
Updated: Jun 30, 2016 2:53 PM
DAZ'd And Confused: First Look At The New Times Square "Designated Activity Zones"
Next week, the Department of Transportation will educate the Times Square characters about the zones.
Updated: Jun 9, 2016 3:32 PM
NYC May Force Costumed Characters To Register With City & Wear Special Tags
"We need to put the teeth in," Council Member King said.
Updated: May 5, 2016 12:37 PM
Naked Cowboy Joins Business Interests To Push For New Times Square Restrictions
"At the end of the day, if you're working for for tips, there's always room to be aggressive, no matter where you're standing."
Updated: Mar 28, 2016 4:50 PM
Times Square Spider-Man Arrested For Kicking Tourist Over Tip
"The [tourist] was the aggressor. We are not the bad apples," said Batman.
Updated: Mar 27, 2016 2:38 PM
Times Square Desnudas & Elmos Could Be Confined To "Activity Zones" By This Summer
A new bill would allow the DOT to regulate pedestrian plazas and restrict costumed characters and desnudas to designated "activity zones."
Updated: Mar 10, 2016 12:10 PM
Chewbacca, Stormtrooper Arrested In Times Square
These are the fifth and sixth such reported arrests in the past week.
Updated: Feb 16, 2016 3:00 PM
Litigious Times Square Batman Is The Hero Gotham Deserves Right Now
He's sued for wrongful arrest twice in the past, and now he plans to SUE AGAIN.
Updated: Feb 10, 2016 5:50 PM
Darth Vader Arrested After Causing A Great Disturbance In Times Square
Vader once again escaped charges for illegal carbon freezing.
Updated: Dec 9, 2015 1:43 PM
Can De Blasio Legally Corral Topless Women Into Times Square "Activity Zones"?
"It sounds like they think they're getting a handle on the problem, but I think it's a little more slippery than they think," one prominent civil rights lawyer opines.
Updated: Oct 1, 2015 4:42 PM
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