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Wednesday, Dec 12, 2012

Actors’ Equity Celebrates 100 Years

Actors’ Equity Celebrates 100 Years

Broadway fans on your holiday gift list will appreciate a new book by Robert Simonson chronicling the century-long history of Actors’ Equity Association

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Kids Die From Possible Radiator Burns at NYC Home

Kids Die From Possible Radiator Burns at NYC Home

Two little girls, ages 1 and 2, have died after what authorities described as a "steam condition" likely caused by a malfunctioning radiator at a Bronx home Wednesday, officials said.

Tri-State Schools Evacuated, Put on Lockdown After Threats

Tri-State Schools Evacuated, Put on Lockdown After Threats

Three schools in New Jersey and New York were either put on lockdown or evacuated after apparently unrelated threats Wednesday morning, officials said.

Ex-Aide Says NYC Pol Tormented him Over Asperger's Syndrome

Ex-Aide Says NYC Pol Tormented him Over Asperger's Syndrome

A city councilman's former budget director who has Asperger's syndrome is suing the Brooklyn Democrat and the city for $10 million, claiming he suffered "degrading and humiliating discrimination" over his...

Trump Taps Retired General for Homeland Security: Sources

Trump Taps Retired General for Homeland Security: Sources

President-elect Donald Trump has chosen retired Marine Gen. John Kelly, whose last command included oversight of the Guantanamo Bay detention center, to run the Department of Homeland Security, people close...

4 More Babies Born With Zika-Related Birth Defects in NYC

4 More Babies Born With Zika-Related Birth Defects in NYC

Four more babies have been born with congenital Zika virus syndrome in New York City since the Health Department announced the first such birth over the summer, officials said Wednesday.

Truck Fire Outside Penn Station Brings Traffic to Standstill

Truck Fire Outside Penn Station Brings Traffic to Standstill

A delivery truck fire brought pedestrian and motor vehicle traffic to a standstill outside Penn Station during Wednesday's morning rush, sending clouds of smoke billowing into the air around the busy transit...