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Wednesday, Jul 30, 2014

Christopher Walken is NBC’s Captain Hook

Christopher Walken is NBC’s Captain Hook

The Oscar-winning actor will play the classic villain in NBC's "Peter Pan Live!"

Wednesday, Feb 5, 2014

Christian Borle Talks Theatrical Multitasking in “Little Me”

Christian Borle Talks Theatrical Multitasking in “Little Me”

The Tony winner plays six roles in the new Encores! production. But is there a role for him in NBC’s live “Peter Pan” telecast?

Sunday, Jan 19, 2014

NBC Picks “Peter Pan” as Next Live Musical

NBC Picks “Peter Pan” as Next Live Musical

The network has announced a follow-up live musical telecast to "The Sound of Music Live."

Tuesday, Dec 17, 2013

NBC Is Alive With the Sound of Musicals

NBC Is Alive With the Sound of Musicals

The network commits to putting on another live musical during the 2014 holiday season.

Wednesday, Dec 4, 2013

Q&A: Benanti Returns to “Sound of Music”

Q&A: Benanti Returns to “Sound of Music”

The Tony-winning actress revisits her first Broadway show in NBC’s “The Sound of Music Live.”

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Jewish Israeli Suspected in JCC Bomb Threats
Jewish Israeli Suspected in JCC Bomb Threats

An 18-year-old dual United States-Israeli citizen living in Israel has been arrested in connection with a string of bomb threats targeting Jewish community centers in the U.S., the FBI confirmed to NBC News. Israeli police earlier said they arrested the Israeli Jewish man as the primary suspect in the threats. Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said Thursday the suspect's motives are unclear. Rosenfeld said the suspect is "the guy who was behind the JCC threats," referring to Jewish community centers in the U.S. that have received dozens of anonymous threats in recent weeks.

SUV Smashes Into NYC School, Leaves Gaping Hole
SUV Smashes Into NYC School, Leaves Gaping Hole

An out-of-control SUV smashed into a Brooklyn middle school Thursday morning, leaving a gaping hole in the building, video from Chopper 4 showed.

Alleged Sword Killer Cops Say Hated Black People Faces Judge
Alleged Sword Killer Cops Say Hated Black People Faces Judge

The white U.S. Army veteran from Baltimore accused of killing a black man collecting bottles on the street with a sword is due to face a judge Thursday.

NY Zoo of April Fame Announces Birth of Twins (Not Giraffes)
NY Zoo of April Fame Announces Birth of Twins (Not Giraffes)

We have new life at the Animal Adventure Park -- just not a giraffe calf.

GOP Health Bill on the Brink Hours From House Showdown Vote
GOP Health Bill on the Brink Hours From House Showdown Vote

The GOP's long-promised legislation to repeal and replace "Obamacare" stood on the brink just hours before Republican leaders planned to put it on the House floor for a showdown vote. Short of support, GOP leaders looked to President Donald Trump to close the deal with a crucial bloc of conservatives, in the first major legislative test of his young presidency.

Woman Makes Anti-Muslim Remarks, Punches Victim: Cops
Woman Makes Anti-Muslim Remarks, Punches Victim: Cops

A woman walked up to another woman in Queens earlier in the month and blurted out anti-Muslim comments before punching the victim, according to the NYPD.