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Friday, Jan 18, 2013

"Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" Critics' Roundup

"Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" Critics' Roundup

Scarlett Johansson leads the latest revival of Tennessee Williams' "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof," which opened last night at the Richard Rodgers Theater.

Wednesday, Dec 19, 2012

ScarJo Is Back as Maggie the Cat

ScarJo Is Back as Maggie the Cat

The latest revival of "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" begins previews on Broadway this week, with Scarlett Johansson and Benjamin Walker as Maggie and Brick

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Woman Jumps on Subway Tracks, Starts Stroll to Manhattan
Woman Jumps on Subway Tracks, Starts Stroll to Manhattan

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168 Firefighters Battle Bronx Blaze
168 Firefighters Battle Bronx Blaze

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Viral Photo Showing Border Patrol in NJ Is a Hoax: Mayor
Viral Photo Showing Border Patrol in NJ Is a Hoax: Mayor

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Trump Gives GOP Leaders Rallying Cry, Roadmap for Change
Trump Gives GOP Leaders Rallying Cry, Roadmap for Change

President Donald Trump gave Republican congressional leaders a rallying cry and even a roadmap as they try to push through a sweeping and divisive agenda on health care, taxes and more. In his first address to a joint session of Congress, Trump said largely what GOP leaders were hoping to hear Tuesday night, staying on-message and talking in optimistic tones, even weighing in at one point to settle a brewing dispute over how to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. Vice President Mike Pence said Wednesday morning that Trump showed Congress and the nation his "broad shoulders, big heart, reaching out, focusing on the future." Pence spoke on MSNBC's "Morning Joe."

NY Zoo Teases in Latest Pregnant Giraffe Update
NY Zoo Teases in Latest Pregnant Giraffe Update

Everyone's favorite giraffe is doing just fine as she awaits the birth of her fourth calf at an upstate New York zoo, though the zoo teased the millions who have been watching April's live stream in its latest Facebook update.

Lightning Strike Damages LaGuardia Runway; Delays Mount
Lightning Strike Damages LaGuardia Runway; Delays Mount

A lightning strike damaged one of the runways at LaGuardia Airport as severe weather moved over the region Wednesday, causing extensive delays at the Queens hub that were likely to worsen as the storm system intensified.