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Jan 17, 2013

"Picnic": What the Critics Thought

"Picnic": What the Critics Thought

New York critics lauded the performances of stage veterans Ellen Burstyn, Reed Birney and Mare Winningham, but wanted more “sizzle” between the two leads

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See Paintings Escaped Killer Allegedly Gave to Guard

See Paintings Escaped Killer Allegedly Gave to Guard

The convicted murderer who made headlines for his big escape from an upstate New York prison with a fellow inmate was also, apparently, a noted prison artist. Richard Matt was shot dead last week after he...

Early Morning Storms Give Way to Mostly Dry Wednesday

Early Morning Storms Give Way to Mostly Dry Wednesday

Severe thunderstorm and flash flood warnings were in effect for parts of New York and New Jersey early Wednesday morning, but the nasty weather will quickly make way for a pleasant and mostly sunny day,...

Ask Siri to Divide Zero By Zero

Ask Siri to Divide Zero By Zero

Don't sass us, Siri. It turns out that if you ask Siri to solve this simple math problem, you get a harsh response. She doesn't just give you the answer; she gives you the cold, hard truth.

Heartbroken Parents Mourn Girl Who Died at Camp

Heartbroken Parents Mourn Girl Who Died at Camp

The heartbroken family of a 10-year-old girl who died after collapsing on a soccer field Monday during her first day of summer camp in Queens remembered their child as a great friend and sister with a bright...

Tourist's Selfie Atop Bridge Sparks Security Concerns

Tourist's Selfie Atop Bridge Sparks Security Concerns

An Instagram selfie showing a tourist posing atop the Brooklyn Bridge has renewed concerns about bridge security in New York City as the July 4th holiday approaches.

Christie Says Temper Is 'Absolute Controlled Anger'

Christie Says Temper Is 'Absolute Controlled Anger'

Presidential candidate Gov. Chris Christie told NBC’s Matt Lauer that his temper on the campaign trail is “an absolute controlled anger” that shows his passion about important issues.