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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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NYPD Cop Convicted of Manslaughter in Stairwell Shooting

NYPD Cop Convicted of Manslaughter in Stairwell Shooting

A rookie police officer who shot an unarmed man dead in a darkened public housing stairwell was convicted Thursday of manslaughter in a case closely watched by advocates for police accountability.

NJ Warehouse Fire Rages Amid Freezing Temps, High Winds

NJ Warehouse Fire Rages Amid Freezing Temps, High Winds

A warehouse fire in New Jersey shut down part of a major roadway as it raged into the night Thursday, its thick plumes of black smoke visible from several surrounding counties.

Notorious NYC Transit Thief: 'It's Like I'm Drawn In'

Notorious NYC Transit Thief: 'It's Like I'm Drawn In'

In his first TV interview ever, McCollum told the I-Team’s Sarah Wallace that he wished he could stop stealing vehicles but does so compulsively.

5 People Charged in East Village Gas Explosion

5 People Charged in East Village Gas Explosion

Four of five people facing criminal charges in the gas explosion that rocked Manhattan's East Village in 2015 were indicted of manslaughter in the blast that killed two people and leveled three buildings.

Clinton: Sanders Making Promises That 'Cannot Be Kept'

Clinton: Sanders Making Promises That 'Cannot Be Kept'

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders battled for the crucial support of black and Hispanic voters in Thursday night's Democratic debate, a polite but pointed contest that marked a shift in the primary toward...

Machete-Wielding Man Hurts 4 at Ohio Restaurant, Killed By Police

Machete-Wielding Man Hurts 4 at Ohio Restaurant, Killed By Police

A machete-wielding attacker slashed four people seemingly at random inside a Columbus, Ohio, restaurant Thursday and the suspect was later shot dead by police, authorities said. "There was no rhyme or reason as...