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Sunday, Nov 16, 2014

Review: "The River" Finds Hugh Jackman in Troubled Waters

Review: "The River" Finds Hugh Jackman in Troubled Waters

A man brings his new girlfriend to a remote cabin for a night of trout-fishing, in an attention-grabbing drama from the author of "Jerusalem."

Wednesday, Jun 11, 2014

"Gentleman's Guide" Named Best Musical; Cranston, NPH Win Tonys

"Gentleman's Guide" Named Best Musical; Cranston, NPH Win Tonys

“A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder,” the dark comic musical in which vicious slayings are played for laughs in Edwardian England, won four honors at Sunday’s 68th Annual Tony Awards, including the...

Friday, May 9, 2014

“Fun Home” Transfer in the Works

“Fun Home” Transfer in the Works

Plus Hugh Jackman’s “The River” sets dates and two filmed plays announce broadcast plans.

Saturday, Feb 15, 2014

Hugh Jackman Back as Tony Host

Hugh Jackman Back as Tony Host

Hugh Jackman will return as host of The 68th Annual Tony Awards.

Friday, Jan 17, 2014

Jackman Coming Back to Broadway

Jackman Coming Back to Broadway

Plus Toni Collette, Michael C. Hall and Marisa Tomei take the boards this spring and is a stage adaptation for “Frozen” in the works?

Friday, Dec 27, 2013

Babs and Bette Get Together

Babs and Bette Get Together

Plus the “Kinky Boots” replacements are here, Hugh Jackman disappears from 'Houdini" and meet the “Bronx Bombers.”

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Cuomo Vows Investigation in Wake of Latest JCC Bomb Threats
Cuomo Vows Investigation in Wake of Latest JCC Bomb Threats

At least seven Jewish Community Centers in the tri-state region were evacuated Monday after the latest in a round of anti-Semitic bomb threats, authorities said.

Police-Involved Shooting in Newark Puts School on Lockdown
Police-Involved Shooting in Newark Puts School on Lockdown

A police-involved shooting in Newark Monday afternoon prompted the lockdown of a nearby elementary school.

Brooklyn Man Charged With Murdering, Dismembering Girlfriend
Brooklyn Man Charged With Murdering, Dismembering Girlfriend

A 40-year-old Brooklyn man faced a judge today where he was charged with the murder and dismemberment of his girlfriend, whose body parts were found strewn in trash bins in New York and New Jersey and her head and feet allegedly discovered in his freezer.

Trump to Propose $54B Defense Spending Hike: White House
Trump to Propose $54B Defense Spending Hike: White House

The White House says President Donald Trump's upcoming budget will propose a whopping $54 billion increase in defense spending and impose corresponding cuts to domestic programs and foreign aid. White House budget officials outlined the information during a telephone call with reporters given on condition of anonymity. The budget officials on the call ignored requests to put the briefing on the record, even though Trump decried on Friday the use of anonymous sources by the media. Trump's defense budget and spending levels for domestic agency operating budgets will be revealed in a partial submission to Congress next month, with proposals on taxes and other programs coming later.

Love Story Behind World's Most Famous Giraffe Pregnancy
Love Story Behind World's Most Famous Giraffe Pregnancy

The pregnancy of New York giraffe April has captivated the world, with millions of people across the world tuning into a live stream as she prepares for the birth of her fourth calf at an upstate zoo. But what do we know of the tender love between 15-year-old April and her younger beau Oliver?

Rescuers in Small NY Plane Crash Were Off-Duty FDNY
Rescuers in Small NY Plane Crash Were Off-Duty FDNY

The victims in a horrific plane crash that killed two and injured one at a Hamptons airport have been named.