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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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Metro-North Passengers Stranded on Tracks for 2 Hours

Metro-North Passengers Stranded on Tracks for 2 Hours

A Metro-North train headed from New York City to Stamford, Connecticut, lost power early Thursday morning, stranding passengers on the tracks for about two hours.

American Flag Burned in NYC Park to Protest Racism

American Flag Burned in NYC Park to Protest Racism

Activists set fire to the American flag at a Brooklyn park that memorializes thousands of Revolutionary War heroes Wednesday in protest of "systemic racism," though turnout was much smaller than the hundreds...

89-Year-Old Accidentally Strikes, Kills Friend, 90, With Car: PD

89-Year-Old Accidentally Strikes, Kills Friend, 90, With Car: PD

An 89-year-old woman died after accidentally being struck by her 90-year-old friend who was helping her move her car Wednesday on Long Island, police said.

Woman Killed by Falling Tree While Walking to Car

Woman Killed by Falling Tree While Walking to Car

A 21-year-old community college student and a beloved sister to two siblings died at a hospital where she was a student intern after she was crushed by the trunk of a tree that split in half following heavy rain...

2 Killed in Crash Near L.I.E. in Queens: NYPD

2 Killed in Crash Near L.I.E. in Queens: NYPD

An adult and a child died in a crash near the Long Island Expressway in Queens Wednesday evening, police say.

Stuck Bridge to Delay Metro-North Trains Through Thursday Morning

Stuck Bridge to Delay Metro-North Trains Through Thursday Morning

Mechanical problems with a 111-year-old bridge in Stratford, Connecticut, will likely delay Metro-North traffic through Thursday morning rush-hour, according to a spokesperson for the railroad.