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Monday, Jun 10, 2013

"Pippin," Lauper Wins Make for Tony's Best Moments

"Pippin," Lauper Wins Make for Tony's Best Moments

Tom Hanks didn’t win a Tony, Cicely Tyson did, and the sentimental American musical “Kinky Boots” upset the tight British import “Matilda” for the evening’s top prize

Monday, Apr 1, 2013

Review: Tom Hanks in Nora Ephron’s “Lucky Guy”

Review: Tom Hanks in Nora Ephron’s “Lucky Guy”

The two-time Oscar winner makes his Broadway debut in the riveting story of a tabloid columnist who crammed a lot of living into a brief lifetime

Friday, Oct 12, 2012

Tom Hanks Set for B'way Debut in Nora Ephron Play

Tom Hanks Set for B'way Debut in Nora Ephron Play

Hanks will play late New York tabloid journalist Mike McAlary in a play Ephron was writing at the time of her death

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Minivan Driver Runs Over Child in Brooklyn, Leaves: Video

Minivan Driver Runs Over Child in Brooklyn, Leaves: Video

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Burned Firefighter Thriving 1 Year After Face Transplant

Burned Firefighter Thriving 1 Year After Face Transplant

The volunteer firefighter who underwent the most extensive face transplant in history last year at a New York City hospital last year can now swim and drive a car.

6-Ton Potato Spotted on Hudson River

6-Ton Potato Spotted on Hudson River

If you happened to see a giant potato being hauled on a barge on the Hudson River Wednesday, your eyes were not deceiving you.

Courteney Cox 'Regrets' Plastic Surgery Procedures

Courteney Cox 'Regrets' Plastic Surgery Procedures

Courteney Cox expressed regret over choices she's made while dealing with the pressures of aging in Hollywood and maintaining her appearance during her recent appearance on "Running Wild with Bear Grylls."

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'Like Dante's Inferno': Italy Quake Death Toll Rises to 159

The death toll from the magnitude 6.2 earthquake that struck central Italy early Wednesday, has reached at least 159, as rescuers raced to pull residents buried beneath debris. The strong tremor hit at...

Motorcyclist Hospitalized After Crashing into Cop Car on LIE

Motorcyclist Hospitalized After Crashing into Cop Car on LIE

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