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Sunday, Nov 16, 2014

Review: "The River" Finds Hugh Jackman in Troubled Waters

Review: "The River" Finds Hugh Jackman in Troubled Waters

A man brings his new girlfriend to a remote cabin for a night of trout-fishing, in an attention-grabbing drama from the author of "Jerusalem."

Wednesday, Jun 11, 2014

"Gentleman's Guide" Named Best Musical; Cranston, NPH Win Tonys

"Gentleman's Guide" Named Best Musical; Cranston, NPH Win Tonys

“A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder,” the dark comic musical in which vicious slayings are played for laughs in Edwardian England, won four honors at Sunday’s 68th Annual Tony Awards, including the...

Friday, May 9, 2014

“Fun Home” Transfer in the Works

“Fun Home” Transfer in the Works

Plus Hugh Jackman’s “The River” sets dates and two filmed plays announce broadcast plans.

Saturday, Feb 15, 2014

Hugh Jackman Back as Tony Host

Hugh Jackman Back as Tony Host

Hugh Jackman will return as host of The 68th Annual Tony Awards.

Friday, Jan 17, 2014

Jackman Coming Back to Broadway

Jackman Coming Back to Broadway

Plus Toni Collette, Michael C. Hall and Marisa Tomei take the boards this spring and is a stage adaptation for “Frozen” in the works?

Friday, Dec 27, 2013

Babs and Bette Get Together

Babs and Bette Get Together

Plus the “Kinky Boots” replacements are here, Hugh Jackman disappears from 'Houdini" and meet the “Bronx Bombers.”

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9 Hurt in NYC High-Rise Blaze, Including Firefighters
9 Hurt in NYC High-Rise Blaze, Including Firefighters

A roaring fire broke out in a high-rise apartment building in East Harlem early Friday and injured more than a half-dozen people, firefighters say.

Frantic Rescue of Man on Subway Tracks Caught on Camera
Frantic Rescue of Man on Subway Tracks Caught on Camera

Gripping cellphone video catches frantic straphangers shouting down an approaching Q train Thursday morning so they can save a man passed out with his body strewn across a subway train trestle in Brooklyn.

NJ School Closed for a Day After Back-to-Back Hazmat Scares
NJ School Closed for a Day After Back-to-Back Hazmat Scares

One day after a New Jersey school was evacuated because two students fainted, the building was again cleared out as six staff members were sent home sick in the second hazmat scare in as many days.

Man Dies in 2nd Deadly NYC Bodega Shooting in 2 Days: Police
Man Dies in 2nd Deadly NYC Bodega Shooting in 2 Days: Police

A man was gunned down inside a bodega Thursday night, the second deadly shooting inside a New York City bodega in two days, police say.

Three NYC Sisters Complete Ivy League Sweep
Three NYC Sisters Complete Ivy League Sweep

It really must be all in the family -- three sisters from the Bronx were accepted to Ivy League schools.

NY Woman Used Bitcoin in Attempt to Send Money to ISIS: Feds
NY Woman Used Bitcoin in Attempt to Send Money to ISIS: Feds

A Long Island woman has been charged with stealing tens of thousands of dollars to send to Islamic State fighters in Syria using Bitcoin, federal prosecutors say.