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Friday, Jan 27, 2017

BroadwayCon Takes Over the Javits Center This Weekend

BroadwayCon Takes Over the Javits Center This Weekend

The second annual convention unites Broadway stars and fans for a weekend of one-of-a-kind panels, performances, workshops and sing-alongs.

Thursday, Jan 26, 2017

Glenn Close on Returning to 'Sunset Boulevard'

Glenn Close on Returning to 'Sunset Boulevard'

Twenty-two years after playing Norma Desmond on Broadway, Glenn Close is ready for her close-up, again

Thursday, Jan 26, 2017

Bernadette Peters Remembers Mary Tyler Moore

Bernadette Peters Remembers Mary Tyler Moore

The two actresses co-founded Broadway Barks, a star-studded pet adoption event set to find homes for homeless dogs and cats in the New York City area.

Tuesday, Jan 24, 2017

Behind the Scenes of "Cats"

Behind the Scenes of "Cats"

Raina Seitel finds out what it takes to be a jellicle cat

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017

Broadway Stars Showcase 'Ghostlight Project' at Times Square

Broadway Stars Showcase 'Ghostlight Project' at Times Square

Some of Broadway's brightest stars gathered on the giant red steps in Times Square. Stars like Kate Mulgrew ("Orange is the New Black"), Sally Field ("The Glass Menagerie"), Phillipa Soo ("Hamilton") and many, many more illuminated flashlights, lighters and phones to "light a light" of compassion for everyone in the theater community, regardless of race, sexual orientation, immigration status, and more. Over 500 theatres across the country participated in this "Ghostlight Project," named after the light that breaks the darkness in theaters after the stage and house lights go out.

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017

'Fences' on Screen and, now, an Artful 'Jitney' on Broadway

'Fences' on Screen and, now, an Artful 'Jitney' on Broadway

Noted August Wilson interpreter Ruben Santiago-Hudson delivers an aa melodic staging of the final "Century Cycle" play to land on Broadway. The classical stage actor John Douglas Thompson leads a powerful...

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017

'Oh, Hello' Will Be Filmed for Broadcast

'Oh, Hello' Will Be Filmed for Broadcast

It's just one of the many Broadway shows finding a second life with a live recording

Wednesday, Jan 18, 2017

London's 'Dreamgirls' Will 'Move' on Broadway

London's 'Dreamgirls' Will 'Move' on Broadway

The hit revival of the 1981 musical stars "Glee" actress Amber Riley

Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017

"The Present" Arrives on Broadway

"The Present" Arrives on Broadway

Joelle Garguilo chats with screen icon Cate Blanchett and the all-Australian cast bringing "The Present" to Broadway

Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017

'Aladdin' Star James Monroe Iglehart Headed to 'Hamilton'

'Aladdin' Star James Monroe Iglehart Headed to 'Hamilton'

James Monroe Iglehart will exit "Aladdin" to take on the dual roles of Marquis de Lafayette and Thomas Jefferson in "Hamilton"

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Man Fatally Stabbed by Landlord in Bronx: Sources

Man Fatally Stabbed by Landlord in Bronx: Sources

An angry landlord stabbed a tenant to death in front of the victim's 12-year-old son in the Bronx Wednesday night, law enforcement sources and family friends say.  Officers found the 44-year-old victim with multiple wounds to the torso in front of 1001 Logan Ave. in Throgs Neck at about 6:30 p.m., according to police. The man was taken to Jacobi Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead. Law enforcement sources say the victim was a tenant who had been living in an apartment inside the landlord's home for the last nine months, promising to buy the place but not paying the rent. When the landlord confronted him about it, the two got into an argument, and the landlord began stabbing the victim in front of his 12-year-old son, according to a family friend of the victim. The friend, who declined to give his name, was in disbelief as he left the house where the victim was stabbed.  "The landlord just came out, and from the car he pulled the

Video Shows the Startling Moment Passersby Find Hoax Bomb

Video Shows the Startling Moment Passersby Find Hoax Bomb

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Trump Administration Lifts Transgender Bathroom Guidance

Trump Administration Lifts Transgender Bathroom Guidance

Transgender students on Wednesday lost federal protections that allowed them to use school bathrooms and locker rooms matching their gender identities, as the Trump administration stepped into a long-simmering national debate. The administration came down on the side of states' rights, lifting Obama-era federal guidelines that had been characterized by Republicans as an example of overreach.

Man Arrested in 2005 Beheading Screams, Kicks in Court

Man Arrested in 2005 Beheading Screams, Kicks in Court

A 38-year-old man arrested late last year in the 2004 slaying of a teenage girl left naked in a Brooklyn alley now faces charges in the cold-case death of a 19-year-old man whose dismembered, beheaded body was found in a subway tunnel in 2005, authorities say.

Immigrants Change Up Their Routines, Brace for Arrest

Immigrants Change Up Their Routines, Brace for Arrest

Unease among immigrants living illegally in the U.S. has been building for months but intensified in recent weeks with ever-clearer signs that the Trump administration would jettison the Obama-era policy of focusing mostly on deporting those immigrants who committed serious crimes.