In the Wings | NBC New York

We take you onstage, backstage, and behind the scenes of Broadway

Top Stories
Woman, Man Shot Near Battery Park Were Bystanders: NYPD
Woman, Man Shot Near Battery Park Were Bystanders: NYPD

Two bystanders were shot while walking near Battery Park in Lower Manhattan Monday afternoon, police say.  A 35-year-old woman was found shot in the ankle in front of 17 Battery Place near Battery...

Woman, 22, Allegedly Hit by Drunk Off-Duty NYPD Cop Dies
Woman, 22, Allegedly Hit by Drunk Off-Duty NYPD Cop Dies

The 22-year-old driver rear-ended by an allegedly drunk off-duty NYPD cop on the Van Wyck Expressway over the weekend has died, officials said Monday.

Fugitive Ex-Priest Wanted in Sex Abuse Case Found Overseas
Fugitive Ex-Priest Wanted in Sex Abuse Case Found Overseas

A defrocked priest who'd been sought for years for allegedly sexually abusing a child on Long Island has been located in Guatemala and extradited back to the country, authorities say.  The...

Dad Claims He Was Fired After Daughter Got Cancer
Dad Claims He Was Fired After Daughter Got Cancer

A Long Island nurse is suing the hospital that fired him, claiming his former employer was unhappy with the amount of time he was taking off work to care for his young cancer-stricken...

Border Wall, Health Care Jeopardize Bill Days From Shutdown
Border Wall, Health Care Jeopardize Bill Days From Shutdown

Partisan disputes over health care and President Donald Trump's border wall threw must-pass spending legislation into jeopardy Monday days ahead of a government shutdown deadline. The border wall money...

Identities of 4 Children, Adult Killed in NYC Fire Revealed
Identities of 4 Children, Adult Killed in NYC Fire Revealed

Authorities have revealed the identities of the five people killed in a fast-moving fire that consumed a two-story home in Queens over the weekend, trapping at least two victims in an attic as desperate...