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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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New Jersey Woman Among Nepal Earthquake Victims

New Jersey Woman Among Nepal Earthquake Victims

Marisa Eve Girawong, a physician's assistant from Edison, N.J., was among those killed in an avalanche at a Mount Everest base camp, according to a mountaineering company.

Daily News Truck Driver Killed in Brooklyn Crash

Daily News Truck Driver Killed in Brooklyn Crash

A 24-year-old driver for the Daily News was killed Sunday morning when his delivery truck collided with a green outer borough taxi in Brooklyn, police said.

Thousands Rally in NYC for Centenary of Armenian Deaths

Thousands Rally in NYC for Centenary of Armenian Deaths

Thousands of people packed Times Square on Sunday to demand the U.S. government recognize the deaths of up to 1.5 million Armenians during World War I as genocide.

Man Busted With 18 Pounds of Pot at Airport: Police

Man Busted With 18 Pounds of Pot at Airport: Police

A leaky suitcase led to the arrest of a Bronx man who is accused of attempting to board a flight at New York's Laguardia Airport with several pounds of marijuana and a few ounces of crack cocaine in his...

Schumer Calls for FDA Ban on Candy-Flavor E-Cigarettes

Schumer Calls for FDA Ban on Candy-Flavor E-Cigarettes

E-cigarette manufacturers are targeting kids with "bubble gum" and "gummy bear" flavors, New York's senior U.S. senator asserted Sunday while urging the Food and Drug Administration to crack down on such...

Mama Bear and Cubs Shut Down Park

Mama Bear and Cubs Shut Down Park

Police shut down a pubic park in Rockland County on Sunday when a wooded area was taken over by a small family: a mother bear and her three cubs.