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Aug 15, 2013

Play by "Matilda" Scribe Set for Off-B'way

Play by "Matilda" Scribe Set for Off-B'way

Actors Reed Birney and Margaret Colin will headline the MTC production of "Taking Care of Baby," by writer Dennis Kelly

Jan 17, 2013

"Picnic": What the Critics Thought

"Picnic": What the Critics Thought

New York critics lauded the performances of stage veterans Ellen Burstyn, Reed Birney and Mare Winningham, but wanted more “sizzle” between the two leads

Top Stories
New York Woman Sues Police for Not Arresting Son

New York Woman Sues Police for Not Arresting Son

A Long Island woman says in a lawsuit that her 29-year-old son died in a drunken driving crash because police decided not to arrest him on driving-while-intoxicated charges earlier that night.

North Korea Behind Sony Hack: U.S. Officials

North Korea Behind Sony Hack: U.S. Officials

Sony Pictures has canceled the planned Christmas Day release of its film "The Interview" amid threats of violence against movie theaters that show the controversial comedy, NBC News has learned.

Utility Reveals Gas Leak Spots After I-Team Report

Utility Reveals Gas Leak Spots After I-Team Report

More than seven months after NBC 4 New York's I-Team revealed Consolidated Edison declined to detail the locations of known, active gas leaks in the tri-state area despite urging residents to report possible...

Judge Recuses Self in Eric Garner Documents Hearing

Judge Recuses Self in Eric Garner Documents Hearing

The state Supreme Court judge who was set to preside over a hearing Friday to decide whether the documents from the Eric Garner grand jury proceedings could be released to the public has recused himself from the...

Brooklyn Rapper Arrested in Drug Trafficking, Gang Shooting Sting

Brooklyn Rapper Arrested in Drug Trafficking, Gang Shooting Sting

An up-and-coming rapper from Brooklyn is among several people arrested in an investigation into a series of gang-related shootings and drug trafficking in New York City.

MTA Considers More Platform Conductors to Ease Crowding

MTA Considers More Platform Conductors to Ease Crowding

Even with a subway fare hike looming, the MTA chairman is pushing the board to consider authorizing overtime costs for platform conductors to ease the unprecedented overcrowding on the subways.