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Thursday, Jul 26, 2012

High-Flying Michael Cerveris, on Becoming Juan Peron

High-Flying Michael Cerveris, on Becoming Juan Peron

Broadway’s “Evita” stars a lead actress from Argentina and a pop singer born in Puerto Rico. Then there’s Michael Cerveris, the versatile Broadway and TV actor ("Fringe," "Treme") and native of ...

Monday, Apr 23, 2012

Review: "Evita" Delivers New Joys with Ricky Martin and Elena Roger

Review: "Evita" Delivers New Joys with Ricky Martin and Elena Roger

Argentine Elena Roger makes her Broadway debut as the polarizing lady on the balcony - and she’s not the only draw in the celebrated tale of lust, corruption and ambition

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Severe Thunderstorms Knock Down Trees, Building
Severe Thunderstorms Knock Down Trees, Building

Severe thunderstorms ripped through New York and New Jersey on Saturday, toppling trees, knocking down power lines and destroying at least one building.

Status Check: 'April' the Giraffe Doing Well, Still Pregnant
Status Check: 'April' the Giraffe Doing Well, Still Pregnant

The 15-year-old giraffe named "April," who has captivated millions of people across the world as they watch a live stream in anxious anticipation of the birth of her fourth calf at an upstate New York zoo, is still pregnant and doing well.

New DNC Chief Faces a Divided Party, Plus Trump
New DNC Chief Faces a Divided Party, Plus Trump

When Tom Perez stepped to the stage as the newly elected Democratic national chairman, his first official act was to invite his vanquished rival to join him as deputy chairman. Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison accepted on the spot and two men stood together, smiling like a national ticket at a presidential nominating convention. Members of the Democratic National Committee cheered wildly at their gathering in Atlanta on Saturday, forgetting the competitive race that took two rounds of voting — unprecedented in recent memory for either major party.

Students Warned After Shooting, Stabbing Near Rutgers Campus
Students Warned After Shooting, Stabbing Near Rutgers Campus

A man was killed during a robbery on Saturday and two people were injured in a shooting near Rutgers University, police said.

Woman Stabbed to Death in Manhattan Apartment, Police Say
Woman Stabbed to Death in Manhattan Apartment, Police Say

A woman was stabbed to death inside a Washington Heights apartment early Saturday morning, police say.