UK's Prince Harry hits out at media intrusion over new U.S. girlfriend

[ad_1] LONDON Britain’s Prince Harry issued a rare statement on Tuesday to criticize the media for intruding into the private life of his new American girlfriend, actress Meghan Markle, saying the press had crossed “a line”. “His girlfriend, Meghan Markle, has been subject to a wave of abuse and harassment,” Harry’s Communications Secretary said in …

Plan to Rein In New York’s Street Fairs Prompts Unexpected Backlash

[ad_1] Photo A street fair on Sixth Avenue in Midtown Manhattan on Sunday. Over the summer, the de Blasio administration began studying ways to reduce the fairs’ impact. Credit Yana Paskova for The New York Times They hold the promise of vibrancy, the allure of a city thoroughfare repurposed with the tent-lined look of a …