Is there anything Emma Thompson CAN'T do??? That's a serious question! The multiple Academy Award-winning actress enchanted and impressed a jaded New York City audience on Wednesday night not just with her super acting skills but with her equally superb singing voice!!!!! The internationally adored Brit stars as Mrs. Lovett in the New York Philharmonic's producing of Stephen [...]
New York is one of at least 26 states rolling out managed long-term-care programs under Medicaid, but the widely praised version in Tennessee has had problems.
New York Times public editor Margaret Sullivan encouraged student journalists to be accurate in their reporting, and to not plagiarize: And last, another certainty is the need to get it right. We need the strongest possible commitment to accuracy and its close cousin, fairness. Yes, we’re all in the biggest rush in the world to […]
I have two articles in today's Wall Street Journal that I think you'll enjoy. The first is a fascinating conversation with artist Chuck Close on his New York City loft and how he found the right red to paint his...
Marty St. Louis in, Ryan Callahan out. The New York Rangers acquired easily the best player dealt at the NHL trade deadline and, on paper, are a better team because of the move. Callahan served honorably as Rangers captain for two-and-a-half seasons, but there’s no argument as to who is the better player between him and St. Show More Summary
“A Connecticut man who says he was injured on New York City’s Citi Bike has filed a $15 million lawsuit against the bike-share operator. … His attorney says the 73-year-old now suffers from traumatic nerve palsy that left him unableShow More Summary
Paul Kasmin Gallery presents Jules Olitski: Mitt Paintings, March 6 ? April 19, 2014 at 515 West 27th Street, New York. The exhibition is comprised of ten ?mitt pictures? made between 1988 and 1992 that showcase Olitski?s groundbreaking, tactile approach to painting. Show More Summary
It's that time of year again and what's becoming one of New York's premiere film festivals, the 13th annual Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), is getting ready to kick off the spring, running from April 16 to April 27, with the announcement...Show More Summary
Spring training is in full swing for the New York Mets, who are doing the best they can to start acting like a team capable of winning 90 games in 2014. The Grapefruit League schedule is underway and position battles at first base, shortstop,...Show More Summary
The New York Rangers made a splash on deadline day when they acquired forward Martin St. Louis from the Tampa Bay Lightning, but that wasn't the only move of the day. General manager Glen Sather made a deal with the Vancouver Canucks...Show More Summary
Hauser & Wirth presents Mira Schendel, the gallery's debut exhibition of works by one of the most significant Latin American artists of the 20th century. Spanning two decades of the artist's career, from the 1960s to the 1980s, works...Show More Summary
?Joseph Cornell and Surrealism? focuses on the work of the American artist Joseph Cornell (1903, Nyack, NY ? 1972, New York, NY) in the 1930s and the 1940s. These years span both Cornell?s emergence and maturation as a visual artist and the heyday in New York of surrealism, the international art movement founded by André Breton in Paris in 1924. Show More Summary
Jessica Beym | South Jersey Times A former attorney in the Haddonfield office of a firm specializing in toxic tort litigation today admitted that he falsified defendants’ names in more than 100 asbestos suits filed in New York State courts in order to increase business and his standing in the firm, according to U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman. Full Story.
We see Extra TV's New York correspondent Tanika Ray has managed to keep secret the fact that she is very pregnant for a while. The news got exposed last week during the Essence Black Women in Hollywood luncheon in West Hollywood when Essence.com published a photo of the great Oprah Winfrey snuggling on the mom-to-be's baby bump. Show More Summary
A startup is crowdfunding cross-country flights to help single men and women in San Francisco and New York find love. Or, at least, dates for a weekend. The Dating Ring, a New York-based matchmaking startup, has launched two campaigns...Show More Summary
One sign of genius is taking something that already seems perfect and making it even better. Milk and cookies are a match made in heaven, but Dominique Ansel, New York City-based pastry chef and creator of the legendary cronut, elevated...Show More Summary
Lindsay Lohan gets a glass of water thrown in her face while playing a game on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Thursday evening (March 6) in New York City. The 27-year-old actress is appearing on the show this evening to promote her new docu-series Lindsay, which will premiere on OWN this Sunday evening [...]
Lee Moran | New York Daily News McDonald's has been hit with a supersized lawsuit. Unhappy eater Webster Lucas reportedly wants $1.5 million from the fast-food company after he claimed the staff only gave him one napkin. Full Story.
New Yorkers are always complaining about the weather, while San Franciscans tend to moan about the city's perpetually poor MUNI bus service. That's not just a stereotype — it turns out there's hard, Twitter-based evidence for it London-based...Show More Summary