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Wednesday, Dec 12, 2012

Broadway Faces Potential Holiday Labor Headache

Broadway Faces Potential Holiday Labor Headache

The union representing hundreds of Broadway theater cleaners, porters, elevator operators and bathroom attendants voted Wednesday to authorize its leaders to call a strike if a new contract isn't approved by the...

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Warrant Issued for Driver in Hit-Run That Left 2 Boys Dead
Warrant Issued for Driver in Hit-Run That Left 2 Boys Dead

The teenage boy who was flung over a fence on an elevated roadway when a car plowed into the bike he was riding with a friend in Jersey City Wednesday has died, authorities said.

Final Goodbyes for Elderly Man Who Died in NYC Home Invasion
Final Goodbyes for Elderly Man Who Died in NYC Home Invasion

The 91-year-old man who died after a violent Brooklyn home invasion that left his 100-year-old wife hospitalized will be laid to rest Friday.

10 Gang Members Shipped $22 Million in Pot to NYC: Feds
10 Gang Members Shipped $22 Million in Pot to NYC: Feds

Ten members of a Bronx-based drug-trafficking gang have been arrested for allegedly shipping thousands of pounds of marijuana valued at $22 million from California to New York, law enforcement sources say.

Fireball Streaks Across Tri-State Skies
Fireball Streaks Across Tri-State Skies

Hundreds of people in the tri-state area saw a fireball streak across the afternoon sky Wednesday afternoon, according to one scientific group.

Senate Backs GOP Budget in Step Forward for Tax Revamp
Senate Backs GOP Budget in Step Forward for Tax Revamp

Republicans on Thursday muscled a $4 trillion budget through the Senate in a major step forward for President Donald Trump's ambitious promise of "massive tax cuts and reform." The 51-49 vote sets the stage for...

Dazzling Meteor Shower Visible Across Tri-State This Weekend
Dazzling Meteor Shower Visible Across Tri-State This Weekend

Stargazers in the tri-state will be looking up this weekend as the much-loved Orionids meteor shower peaks amid mostly clear skies.