Quantcast

Latest Times Square Stories

2013-12-30 12:20:19

WASHINGTON, Dec. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA astronauts will help ring in 2014 by sending greetings from space and from Earth to the crowd gathered in New York's Times Square on New Year's Eve. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) Astronaut Mike Massimino will participate in the New Year's Eve Countdown event on Tuesday evening, Dec. 31. He also will introduce a video greeting from Expedition 36 flight engineer Karen Nyberg, who returned from...

2013-12-29 23:01:29

Ring in 2014 with parties in Times Square and the world’s most exciting locations with EarthCam’s annual live webcast of the New Year’s Eve celebrations! New York (PRWEB) December 29, 2013 Ring in 2014 with parties in Times Square and the world’s most exciting locations with EarthCam’s annual live webcast of the New Year’s Eve celebrations! Watch the festivities in real-time and hear all the cheers as the clock ticks toward midnight. Join EarthCam’s Times Square webcast,...

2013-12-27 00:21:36

TOKYO, Dec. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Toshiba Corp. will liven up a global countdown event with over a million people gathering in Times Square and a television audience around the globe of more than a billion, as the official sponsor for the Times Square New Year's Eve Celebration. TOSHIBA VISION will be hosting the traditional 60-second countdown.(Photo: http://image.net/toshiba_timessquare2014 )For this year's New Year countdown, from 6 p.m. to 12:15 a.m. eastern time, all eyes...


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
Related