NYPD stops 30 Rock jumper, Cuomo considers legalization of casinos … and more

August 10, 2011 05:33PM

1. NYPD stops man threatening to jump off 70th floor of 30 Rock [Gothamist]
2. Cuomo considers legalization of casinos in New York State
[NYT]

3. Federal government plans $27 million renovation of Statue of Liberty
[Marketwatch]

4. Obama to issue RFP on renting out foreclosed homes
[WSJ]

5. U.S. Home prices down again
[CNN Money]

6. BofA head says he regrets Countrywide deal
[Reuters]

7. Forest City Ratner offering garbage cans to combat rats at Atlantic Yards
[NY1]

8. Related brands entire neighborhood MiMA
[Village Voice]

9. Short-term rentals can be treacherous
[CBS]

10. Seniors in a shared living environment in White Plains
[NYT]

11. Dora the Explorer creator sells Ariel West condo
[NYO]

12. Wythe Avenue Lofts coming to Williamsburg [Curbed]
13. Landmarks Preservation Commission approves redesign of planned Brooklyn Heights building
[Brooklyn Eagle]

14. Unique shops give way to national retailers on Bleecker Street
[Vanishing New York]

15. Ramen noodle shop coming to Prospect Heights
[Brooklyn Paper]

16. Economy making small businesses nervous [NYT]
17. Map of famous East Hampton residents
[Business Insider]