New York City is brimming with show-stopping hotels, so deciding where to stay can often be overwhelming. Which is why we’ve decided to do the hard yards for you and curate our pick of the best. From best design to best icon and best rooftop pool, consider your next trip across the Atlantic sorted. You can find our pick of the best hotels in New York City below. Best for city views: The Ludlow Where? Lower East Side. Towering above eateries and boutiques that have now infiltrated the former tenement district, The Ludlow is a hip new hotel in New York’s Lower East Side. Just around the corner from Katz Deli (of When Harry Met Sally fame) and a 10-minute walk from Chinatown, the location is ideal for exploring. Yet, the Dirty French bistro and the garden bar on the ground floor may just entice you to stay – as will the rooms with stunning views across the city. Be sure to head to the rooftop to watch the sunset as the city turns on its twinkling lights. You can read … [Read more...] about The best hotels in New York City
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SEEING the paramedics' grim expressions and hearing the terrified whimpers coming from inside the ambulance, heart surgeon Stephen Westaby knew the situation was bad. But it was only when he clambered through the vehicle's doors and saw the impaled teenage girl lying under a blood-soaked sheet with a fence post jutting out of her body that he realised this patient would die. The girl, a law student like his daughter, had been riding a motorbike when she swerved to avoid a deer, veered off the road and smashed through the wooden fence into a field. And taking her cold, clammy hand as she lay on her side in the ambulance, Westaby quickly realised the stake sticking out of her body had burst through her liver. "She was left skewered like meat on a kebab stick," says the famous British heart surgeon, dubbed the 'world's best', who was working as a young consultant at the time. Staring into her 'pleading brown eyes', Westaby asked the teen her name, before she tearfully murmured six words … [Read more...] about World’s best heart surgeon reveals the deaths that haunt him – from the teen girl ‘skewered like a kebab’ to the toddlers still clutching their teddies in the mortuary
A teenager who is engaged to his best friend's mother has said he 'can't wait to marry her' despite being more than two decades her junior. Chase Gabbard, 18, met mother-of-three Jaimee Brown, 39, when he was 11 and became best friends's with her son Jaice, now 16. The pair, from Corbin, Kentucky, spent years getting to know one another and became closer in 2013, after they began jogging together to help her lose weight. Chase Gabbar (right) 18, from Kentucky met mother-of-three Jaimee Brown (left), 39, when he was 11. They became a couple when he turned 18, and are now planning their wedding The pair, from Corbin, Kentucky spent years getting to know one another, and became closer from 2013 after they began jogging together to help Jaimee lose weight Within a year Jaimee had shed more than 100lbs (7st2lbs), but it wasn't until Chase turned 18 that he realised he was attracted to his best friend's mother and kissed her. Shocked by their attraction to one another with … [Read more...] about Handyman, 18, is ENGAGED to his best friend’s mother, 39
A teenager can’t wait to marry his best friend’s mum despite her being TWO DECADES older than him. Chase Gabbard, 18, first made a move on mum-of-three Jaimee Brown, 39, after they first met when Chase was 11, through him becoming best friends with her son Jaice, now 16. The pair, from Corbin, Kentucky, USA, spent years getting to know one another and became closer in 2013 after they began jogging together to help her lose weight – running up to ten miles a day. Within a year Jaimee had shed more than seven stone but it wasn’t until Chase turned 18 that he realised he was attracted to her and kissed her. The pair began dating and found they had more in common than not – and even claim Jaice is happy for them. Jaimee, a claims agent, said: “I had no idea about Chase or my feelings before he kissed me, it was a total shock but since then we have been inseparable." “I have three kids, so the first thing was that I had to be sure they were OK with … [Read more...] about Married mum-of-three, 39, reveals she’s engaged to her son’s teenage best friend – after meeting him for the first time when he was 11
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and novelist MacKenzie Bezos, his wife of 25 years, have reached a settlement following one of the most high profile divorces of all time. Details of the arrangement were posted by MacKenzie in her one and only Twitter post on Thursday evening, in which she revealed she would be keeping 25% of their previously joint Amazon stock as well as her interests in the Washington Post and space travel company Blue Origin. She also revealed that she would be giving Bezos “voting control of [her] shared to support his continued contributions”. Prior to the divorce, the Bezos family owned a 16.3% stake in the company which made $232.8 billion last year according to Forbes. Per the agreement, MacKenzie will now own a 4% stake in the retail giant. No further details have been revealed about their other assets, which include a number of real estate properties across the United States that NDTV estimated were worth “tens of millions of dollars”. Prior … [Read more...] about MacKenzie Bezos net worth: Who is Jeff Bezos’ wife and will she become the richest woman in the world after they divorce?