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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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3 More Bronx Buildings Test Positive for Legionella

3 More Bronx Buildings Test Positive for Legionella

The Health Department said Friday evening that water in four of nine buildings at a Bronx public housing complex have tested positive for the Legionella bacteria. An impromptu meeting followed the news,...

Annual Pillow Fight at West Point Turns Violent; 30 Injured

Annual Pillow Fight at West Point Turns Violent; 30 Injured

An annual pillow fight by freshmen cadets at the U.S. Military Academy turned bloody this year when cadets swung pillowcases packed with hard objects, injuring 30 cadets.

Huge Tree Branch Falls at Bryant Park, 5 Hurt: FDNY

Huge Tree Branch Falls at Bryant Park, 5 Hurt: FDNY

A large tree branch fell at Bryant Park Friday afternoon, injuring five people as crowds enjoyed the summer day on the lawn, officials said.

De Blasio Pushes Anew Against Rising Homelessness

De Blasio Pushes Anew Against Rising Homelessness

Dozens of sprawling homeless encampments have popped on the streets and become fodder for the tabloid newspapers and televisions news. There's been a rise in the number of people seeking refuge in the city's...

Jubilant Migrants Begin Arriving in Austria

Jubilant Migrants Begin Arriving in Austria

Up to 4,000 refugees and migrants flooded across the Hungarian border into Austria early Saturday, where many were greeted by charity workers offering beds, hot tea and welcome handshakes. Austrian police...

Fed up Staten Island Residents Shame Speeders

Fed up Staten Island Residents Shame Speeders

Residents of one Staten Island neighborhood are sick of speeders in their neighborhood and some have taken to shaming the lead-footed drivers on social media in the hope of getting them to slow down.