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Thursday, Apr 18, 2013

Review: Baldwin As Father Figure in "Orphans"

Review: Baldwin As Father Figure in "Orphans"

Baldwin, Ben Foster and Tom Sturridge form an unusual family in Lyle Kessler's fascinating "Orphans," at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre.

Wednesday, Dec 12, 2012

Shia LaBeouf Set for B'way Debut

Shia LaBeouf Set for B'way Debut

Shia LaBeouf will play an orphaned thief who kidnaps Alec Baldwin in this spring's "Orphans"

Thursday, Jun 28, 2012

Baldwin Back to Broadway

Baldwin Back to Broadway

Drama about siblings in rundown Philadelphia home will mark Alec Baldwin's return to Broadway after six years

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Fleeing Biker Tackled As He's About to Leap Off NYC Highway
Fleeing Biker Tackled As He's About to Leap Off NYC Highway

A dramatic police chase ended when a suspect fleeing police by foot on a Brooklyn highway was tackled just as he was about to jump off an overpass, Chopper 4 over the scene captured exclusively. Police began pursuing two speeding motorcyclists on the Belt Parkway during the evening rush hour, possibly starting at Cropsey Avenue off Belt Parkway in Bensonhurst. Police dispatch recordings captured the officers' exchange during the chase: "I've got two wheels coming down, traveling westbound approaching Ocean Parkway."  At around 68th Street on the Belt Parkway, in Bay Ridge, one of the motorcyclists bailed off his bike. "They'll bail -- they're bailing off!" the police dispatch continues. The biker began running through westbound traffic as cops followed him on foot, Chopper 4 shows. He jumped the divider and ran through eastbound traffic, heading straight for the concrete barrier to jump off the Bay Ridge Avenue overpass, video shows, likely a

I-Team Gets Rare Access to Compounds of Private Militia
I-Team Gets Rare Access to Compounds of Private Militia

The Pennsylvania State Militia, which trains on various private compounds in northern Pennsylvania near the New York border, granted NBC 4 New York's I-Team rare access after months of negotiations.

Passengers Demand Answers After Intense Customs Check at JFK
Passengers Demand Answers After Intense Customs Check at JFK

When Kelley Amadei disembarked from Delta Flight 1583 with her wife and son at Kennedy Airport Wednesday, she didn't expected to be greeted by two Customs and Border Protection agents standing at the jet bridge entrance.

No Use of US Military for Deportations: Kelly
No Use of US Military for Deportations: Kelly

Seeking to tamp down growing unease in Latin America, U.S. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly pledged Thursday that America won't enlist its military to enforce immigration laws and that there will be "no mass deportations." Only hours earlier, President Donald Trump suggested the opposite. He told CEOs at the White House the deportation push was a "military operation."

NY Zoo Giraffe Stream Banned for 'Nudity' Back After Outcry
NY Zoo Giraffe Stream Banned for 'Nudity' Back After Outcry

YouTube has apparently restored an upstate New York zoo's livestream of a giraffe preparing to give birth that had been abruptly suspended Thursday after animal activists complained about "nudity and sexual content" in violation of the site's policy.

NYC Rally for Transgender Rights After Trump Rule Rollback
NYC Rally for Transgender Rights After Trump Rule Rollback

New Yorkers rallied in support of transgender students at the famed Stonewall Inn Thursday as Gov. Cuomo issued a directive urging the state Department of Education to make clear to all school districts that transgender students be shielded from discrimination and harassment.