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Saturday, Apr 25, 2015

Off-Broadway Play "The Fantasticks" Offered a Lifeline

Off-Broadway Play "The Fantasticks" Offered a Lifeline

The off-Broadway phenomenon "The Fantasticks" won't be closing next month after all — thanks to a pair of fantastic fans.

Wednesday, Mar 25, 2015

Record-Breaking Show "The Fantasticks" to Close in May

Record-Breaking Show "The Fantasticks" to Close in May

The off-Broadway phenomenon "The Fantasticks" will pack away its confetti and cardboard moon this summer, ending a record-breaking, fantastic run that started when Dwight D. Eisenhower was president.

Wednesday, Sep 11, 2013

"The Fantasticks" Celebrates 20,000

"The Fantasticks" Celebrates 20,000

Sunday's show marks the first time any production on or Off-Broadway has ever neared that milestone.

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1 Dead, 3 Hurt in Shooting at T.I. Concert: NYPD

1 Dead, 3 Hurt in Shooting at T.I. Concert: NYPD

A man died and three others were wounded in a shooting at a New York City concert venue where the rapper T.I. was scheduled to perform, police said, as they continued their search for the gunman who opened fire....

Man Leaps onto Subway Tracks to Save Straphanger as Train Approaches

Man Leaps onto Subway Tracks to Save Straphanger as Train Approaches

A man leaped into action when a subway rider fell onto the subway tracks as a train was approaching, jumping down to move him out of the way before barely escaping the oncoming train.  Police said...

3 People Stabbed in Fight Near NYC Hospital: Police

3 People Stabbed in Fight Near NYC Hospital: Police

Three men or boys were stabbed early Thursday morning during a large fight near a major Manhattan hospital, police said.

JFK Airport Perimeter Breaches at 10-Year High

JFK Airport Perimeter Breaches at 10-Year High

Last June, a teenager hoping to stow away on a Morocco-bound flight jumped a fence surrounding John F. Kennedy International Airport - and tried to take a selfie when he was caught.

Obama: Trump Candidacy Has 'Rattled' World Leaders

Obama: Trump Candidacy Has 'Rattled' World Leaders

President Barack Obama said world leaders are "rattled" by Donald Trump and have a good reason to feel that way, NBC News reported. Speaking at a news conference while at the G7 meeting in Japan, Obama...

Japan Urges G-7 to Urgently Tackle Global Economic Risks

Japan Urges G-7 to Urgently Tackle Global Economic Risks

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe urged fellow leaders of the Group of Seven advanced economies to unite Thursday in forging a more urgent, coordinated response to the faltering global recovery. Abe and...