Citing security concerns, the Charmin holiday toilets in Times Square were shut down for nine hours and the lack of access has forced some tourists to wear diapers or use “bottles to relieve themselves.” |City Room|
Federal prosecutors were forced to drop a murder case against a Bronx man and his brother after a MetroCard provided the perfect alibi. |NYT|
At 78-years-old, pot promoting lefty George Soros, is still the man. |NYP|
A Starbucks coffee truck was the highlight of Brooklyn’s New Year’s Eve celebration. |NYP|
2010 will mark the end of those “goofy” New Year’s googles with the inventors unable to come up with a design that works. |NYP|