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Wednesday, Feb 20, 2013

Jane Lynch to Tangle with Orphans as Miss Hannigan

Jane Lynch to Tangle with Orphans as Miss Hannigan

The star of TV's "Glee" will have an even younger crowd of kids to pick on when she steps into the role for eight weeks beginning in May

Monday, Nov 12, 2012

Review: Lilla Crawford Shines as "Annie"

Review: Lilla Crawford Shines as "Annie"

With a first-rate cast in a new revival, the family friendly musical about an assertive orphan leaves audiences feeling good about tomorrow

Tuesday, Aug 21, 2012

Katie Finneran Has No Problem Being Mean

Katie Finneran Has No Problem Being Mean

Cast as the drunken Miss Hannigan in this fall's "Annie" revival, the two-time Tony winner tells New York magazine how she'll handle those rambunctious little orphans

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Woman Nearly Strikes Officers Near US Capitol; Shots Fired
Woman Nearly Strikes Officers Near US Capitol; Shots Fired

Police are on the scene of a possible shooting near the U.S. Capitol. The incident was reported to have happpened in the area of First and Independence avenues SW just before 10 a.m. Wednesday. The shooting scene is reported to be near the United States Botanic Garden.

Convicted Ex-Christie Aides to Be Sentenced in Bridge Case
Convicted Ex-Christie Aides to Be Sentenced in Bridge Case

Two former aides to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie are scheduled to be sentenced Wednesday for their roles in the 2013 George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal.

Hazardous 'White Powder' at LGA Was Food: Police
Hazardous 'White Powder' at LGA Was Food: Police

A mysterious white powder that saw three TSA agents from LaGuardia Airport taken to hospital Wednesday morning was a 'food item', emergency officials say.

April the Giraffe Progressing 'in Front of Our Eyes': Zoo
April the Giraffe Progressing 'in Front of Our Eyes': Zoo

Cross those fingers, or hoofs, April is getting close, Animal Adventure Park says.

Black Women Stand Up on Twitter Following Maxine Waters Dig
Black Women Stand Up on Twitter Following Maxine Waters Dig

Bill O'Reilly's joke about a congresswoman's wig and White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer's dressing down of a reporter have spurred black women to take to social media in protest.

Crayola to Retire a Color; But Which One Will it Be?
Crayola to Retire a Color; But Which One Will it Be?

Friday is National Crayon Day and Crayola said it will mark the occasion by retiring one of its colors. Crayola said the announcement revealing which color is being retired will be livestreamed on Facebook on Friday morning. On Facebook, news of the impending color retirement brought suggestions as to which colors it should or shouldn't be. Others lamented that Crayola is retiring a color at all.