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Jun 20, 2013

Langella's "Lear" Headed to BAM

Langella's "Lear" Headed to BAM

The three-time Tony winner will play the fragile king in Shakespeare's tragedy at BAM this winter, after a fall run at a U.K. festival

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Cop Shoots, Kills Unarmed Man in Stairwell: NYPD

Cop Shoots, Kills Unarmed Man in Stairwell: NYPD

A probationary NYPD officer is being placed on modified duty after he apparently accidentally shot and killed an unarmed 28-year-old man in a dimly lit stairwell while on foot patrol at a Brooklyn housing...

Woman Put in Chokehold, Robbed in Central Park: NYPD

Woman Put in Chokehold, Robbed in Central Park: NYPD

A man and a woman assaulted and robbed a parkgoer inside Central Park Wednesday night, putting the victim in a chokehold as they took her purse and then ran away, police say.

Adam Lanza's Mental Illness Not Treated Appropriately: Agency

Adam Lanza's Mental Illness Not Treated Appropriately: Agency

The Connecticut school system unwittingly enabled Adam Lanza's mother in her preference to "accommodate and appease" him as he became more withdrawn socially, according to a state report issued Friday on the man...

Woman, 78, Charged in Hit-Run That Killed Teen Walking Home

Woman, 78, Charged in Hit-Run That Killed Teen Walking Home

A 78-year-old woman has been charged in the hit-and-run that killed a 14-year-old Brooklyn boy who was walking home from school on Thursday evening, the NYPD says.

Siblings, 8 and 14, Killed in NJ Home; Mom, Bro Shot: Cops

Siblings, 8 and 14, Killed in NJ Home; Mom, Bro Shot: Cops

New Jersey State Police have identified the three children shot in a southern New Jersey home along with their mother.

Dog Thrown From Moving Car in Queens: Veterinarians

Dog Thrown From Moving Car in Queens: Veterinarians

A six-year-old dog was thrown from a moving vehicle Thursday night in Queens, according to the clinic treating the dog.