| Aug 28, 2014
| 5:29 PM
One of the charges of the high school English teacher is to help teenagers see the relevancy of literature to their lives. I'm always on the lookout on how to win over the students to read, in their minds, very old books from long, long ago.
| Aug 21, 2014
| 2:30 PM
LONDON -- Liam Neeson is to present his latest film, the crime drama "A Walk Among the Tombstones," in the Gala Premieres section of the Zurich Film Festival.
Based on Lawrence Block's bestselling series of mystery novels, the pic stars Neeson as Matt...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 6:10 PM
All too aware of the unrest that has unfolded in Ferguson, Mo., over the last two weeks, Staten Island business owners and residents are bracing for a march Saturday that some fear could turn unruly. The march, organized by the Rev. Al Sharpton’s...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 3:39 PM
It’s said that a coward dies a thousand deaths and a brave man only once, but Alton Fitzgerald White is about to die bravely for the 4,000th time playing Simba’s regal dad in “The Lion King.”
White first starred as Mufasa 12...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Thousands of people marched peacefully through Staten Island on Saturday, chanting “No justice, no peace” and “I can’t breathe” as they protested the death of Eric Garner, who died after a New York police officer subdued...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 5:20 AM
A New York City man was arrested on Sunday after climbing to the top of the Brooklyn Bridge, where he snapped photos with his phone before answering police demands to come down, authorities said. The man, identified as Yaroslav Kolchin, 24, faces...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 4:00 AM
I have no problem with horses, from Mr. Ed to Shane Battier’s “Harlem Shake” Horsetronaut, but am I the only one around here who has an issue with the Budweiser Clydesdales worming their way into our St. Patrick’s Day celebrations?...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 9:20 AM
Those looking for a shot of spirit for a holiday less than two weeks away would be advised to take a few minutes. It'll serve you well to see this version of a classic that a collection of musicians -- including Iron & Wine, Calexico, Glen Hansard and...
| Sep 27, 2013
1. "The Longest Ride" by Nicholas Sparks (Grand Central, $27). The lives of two seemingly unconnected couples converge. Last week: —
2. "Thankless in Death" by J.D. Robb (Putnam, $27.95). Robb's latest suspense thriller...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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| Oct 2, 2013
| 6:30 AM
"Ironside," the Universal-produced TV series about a wheelchair-bound police detective that ran from 1967 to 1975 on NBC, has been chopped, channeled and reupholstered as "Ironside," a Universal-produced TV series about a wheelchair-bound police detective...