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Jul 17, 2014

Broadway Star Elaine Stritch Dies at 89

Broadway Star Elaine Stritch Dies at 89

Elaine Stritch, the brash theater performer whose gravelly, gin-laced voice and impeccable comic timing made her a theatrical icon, died at home Thursday in Birmingham, Mich.

Jul 16, 2014

"Rocky" Musical Knocked Out of Broadway

"Rocky" Musical Knocked Out of Broadway

The Broadway musical "Rocky" is hanging up its gloves after being battered at the box office.

Jul 15, 2014

New York Is Getting an “American Psycho” Musical

New York Is Getting an “American Psycho” Musical

A musical staging Bret Easton Ellis's 1991 novel (and 2000 cult film) will premiere at the Second Stage Theater this spring.

Jul 30, 2014

Christopher Walken is NBC’s Captain Hook

Christopher Walken is NBC’s Captain Hook

The Oscar-winning actor will play the classic villain in NBC's "Peter Pan Live!"

Jul 12, 2014

Helen Mirren Bringing Her Majesty Across the Pond

Helen Mirren Bringing Her Majesty Across the Pond

Loved Helen Mirren as Queen Elizabeth II? You'll be able to see her reprise the role on Broadway this spring.

Jul 11, 2014

Watch “On the Town” Take on NYC

Watch “On the Town” Take on NYC

Plus “Black Orpheus” will be a Broadway musical, and “Heathers” sets closing date.

Jul 1, 2014

Watanabe, O’Hara Lead "The King and I" Revival

Watanabe, O’Hara Lead "The King and I" Revival

Get to know this classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical when it returns to the stage in a new Lincoln Center production.

Jun 28, 2014

Shia LaBeouf Arrested at Broadway Theater

Shia LaBeouf Arrested at Broadway Theater

Actor Shia LaBeouf is accused of disrupting a Broadway show by yelling and smoking during the performance, and prosecutors say he later unleashed a tirade of expletives and a gay slur at police, saying "Do...

Jun 27, 2014

Lindsay Lohan's Stage Debut Official

Lindsay Lohan's Stage Debut Official

Plus A-list celebrities book Off-Broadway shows, and Broadway switches up its schedule for July 4th weekend.

Jun 26, 2014

Q&A: Christopher Jackson Talks 2Pac and "Holler If Ya Hear Me"

Q&A: Christopher Jackson Talks 2Pac and "Holler If Ya Hear Me"

The actor and Emmy-winning composer sounds off on Broadway’s first hip-hop jukebox musical.

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FDNY's Dispatch Systems "Unacceptably Flawed": Probe

FDNY's Dispatch Systems "Unacceptably Flawed": Probe

The FDNY is suspending a supervisor and three dispatchers for their handling of the response to a fire in Far Rockaway last weekend that killed two 4-year-old children, authorities say.

Serial Subway Robbers Punch Riders in Face: NYPD

Serial Subway Robbers Punch Riders in Face: NYPD

Police say a pair of robbers has been attacking subway riders on trains and in stations in Queens, stealing valuables before punching them in the face.

U.S. Limits Entry From Ebola Countries to 5 Airports

U.S. Limits Entry From Ebola Countries to 5 Airports

The Homeland Security Department is requiring that anyone coming to the United States from one of three West African countries reporting an Ebola outbreak must enter the country through one of five...

Alleged Terror Conspirator Extradited to NY: Officials

Alleged Terror Conspirator Extradited to NY: Officials

Haroon Rashid Aswat, a British man charged with conspiring to set up a terrorist training camp in Oregon, is being flown to New York from London Tuesday by U.S. officials after nine years of...

Apps to Alert Jaywalkers, Sleepy Drivers Win Contest

Apps to Alert Jaywalkers, Sleepy Drivers Win Contest

An app that would alert pedestrians when they’re about to cross a street against a signal and another one that can tell when a driver is about to fall asleep using facial recognition were the winners of...

Man Accused of Stabbing Mother to Death: Sources

Man Accused of Stabbing Mother to Death: Sources

A 20-year-old man has been accused of stabbing his mother to death at their Brooklyn home Sunday evening, law enforcement sources say.