Remembering Pop Queen Whitney Houston: 1963-2012 | NBC New York

Remembering the pop queen

Monday, Feb 20, 2012 at 08:52 AM EST

Whitney's Dress, Earrings up for Auction

Whitney's Dress, Earrings up for Auction

A dress Whitney Houston wore in the movie "The Bodyguard" is already ready to be auctioned off.

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2012 at 10:14 AM EST

Whitney Houston Laid to Rest at NJ Burial

Whitney Houston Laid to Rest at NJ Burial

Whitney Houston was laid to rest Sunday at a brief private ceremony in New Jersey, the end of a weekend that saw the pop star's family and friends gather at a star-studded funeral to mourn her loss while...

Saturday, Feb 18, 2012 at 10:36 PM EST

Fans Kept From Funeral Mourn Houston in NJ Streets

Fans Kept From Funeral Mourn Houston in NJ Streets

About 100 people crowded together at Jay and Sussex streets about three blocks from the church, a rundown enclave in urban Newark.

Saturday, Feb 18, 2012 at 07:43 PM EST

Loss Amid Normalcy at Hotel Where Whitney Died

Loss Amid Normalcy at Hotel Where Whitney Died

Lined with black-and-white photos of Hollywood stars, the hallway on the fourth floor where Houston died was empty and silent, and without security. Only housekeeping staff could be seen going room to room.

Sunday, Feb 19, 2012 at 08:28 AM EST

Bobby Brown Leaves Whitney's Funeral Early

Bobby Brown Leaves Whitney's Funeral Early

Whitney Houston’s ex-husband, Bobby Brown, was among the 1,500 mourners who filed into the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, N.J., for Saturday’s funeral for the deceased pop legend, but he didn’t stay for...

Top Stories
Girl, 16, Found Unconscious in Underwear on NYC Street
Girl, 16, Found Unconscious in Underwear on NYC Street

A teenage girl was found unconscious in her underwear on a street in Queens over the weekend, and while it's not clear how she got there, police are investigating the case as a possible sex crime, authorities...

Raccoon Rides Subway, New Yorkers Have Feelings About It
Raccoon Rides Subway, New Yorkers Have Feelings About It

Video of a raccoon riding the subway, nibbling food out of a bowl as it's seated between two people, has New Yorkers alternately repulsed, amused and just plain bewildered. Subway rider Brooke Ho...

Tennessee Fugitives Spotted in NY Seen Again: State Police
Tennessee Fugitives Spotted in NY Seen Again: State Police

New York State police continued their search for a pair of fugitives who have been seen in Pennsylvania as well as New York, authorities said.

Gas Explosion Rocks NJ Apartment, at Least 2 Hurt: Official
Gas Explosion Rocks NJ Apartment, at Least 2 Hurt: Official

At least two people have been taken to a hospital after some sort of gas explosion rocked their New Jersey apartment early Monday, according to an official familiar with the investigation.

What Trump Has Promised on Health Care
What Trump Has Promised on Health Care

President Donald Trump is not known for plunging into the details of complex policy issues, and health care is no exception. Since his campaign days, Trump has addressed health care in broad, aspirational...

McEnroe: Williams Would Be Ranked 'Like 700' on Men's Tour
McEnroe: Williams Would Be Ranked 'Like 700' on Men's Tour

John McEnroe says Serena Williams would be "like 700" in the world tennis rankings if she played on the men's tour. McEnroe, speaking to NPR about his memoir "You Cannot Be Serious," says Williams is the...