RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Hudson River

A collection of news and information related to Hudson River published by this site and its partners.

Top Hudson River Articles

Displaying items 111-121
  • Here lies Jim Cook, Arizona's official state fibber

    Truth is overrated. Most of the time, it's boring. "The wind blew." So what? "It blew so hard I saw a chicken lay the same egg twice." Really? Sometimes telling the truth is necessary, but most of the time the plain truth is just that: plain. It...
  • New York tourist helicopter crash-lands in Hudson River; all safe

    It's not every day something crash-lands on the Hudson River, as a tourist helicopter did Sunday. Officials said a family of four Swedish tourists and their pilot were safe after the private helicopter in which they were riding apparently lost power and...
  • Review: 'Visitation Street' by Ivy Pochoda

    Review: 'Visitation Street' by Ivy Pochoda
    American crime fiction has a distinct genius for geography. In Richard Price's Dempsy, N.J., in "Samaritan" or "Raymond Chandler's Los Angeles," it is often the city as much as any single person that seems to bear responsibility for a murder. That...
  • CollegeHumor jumps into film on its own terms with 'Coffee Town'

    NEW YORK — In its 14-year history, the website CollegeHumor has accrued 4.7 million subscribers, won 11 Webby awards and drawn more than 2 billion page views in becoming a leader of the digital comedy world. But it has never attempted one of the...
  • PASSINGS: Toshi Seeger, Zelma Stennis, David H. Solomon, John D. Wilson

    PASSINGS: Toshi Seeger, Zelma Stennis, David H. Solomon, John D. Wilson
    Toshi Seeger Partner in activism with husband Pete Seeger Toshi Seeger, 91, folk singer Pete Seeger's wife of 70 years and a close partner in his social and environmental activism, died Tuesday at the couple's home in Beacon in New York's Hudson...
  • Ivy Pochoda talks 'Visitation Street,' a novel about community, gentrification

     Ivy Pochoda talks 'Visitation Street,' a novel about community, gentrification
    Ivy Pochoda swings open the door to her spacious downtown L.A. loft, which is nestled in the warehouse-thick arts district, and squeals with delight at the heavy cardboard box resting on her doorstep. "My books, they've arrived!" she says. "There's...
  • Lt. Gen. Sidney Berry dies at 87; decorated combat vet led West Point

    Retired Army Lt. Gen. Sidney Berry, a decorated combat veteran of the Vietnam and Korean wars who led the U.S. Military Academy during a turbulent period in the 1970s when a cheating scandal rocked West Point months before he was forced to admit the first...
  • Body, possibly bride-to-be's, found in Hudson River near boat crash

    A woman’s body was pulled from the Hudson River on Saturday near the spot where a bride-to-be and her fiance’s best man were thrown into the water when the vessel slammed into a construction barge. A speedboat driver has been arrested....
  • Flash floods trap residents, wash out roads in North Carolina

    Severe thunderstorms across western North Carolina dumped nearly a foot of rain Saturday, causing flash floods that trapped residents and washed out roads. Officials in Catawba County were called to about 10 swift-water rescues, Mark Pettit, assistant...
  • Teresa Heinz Kerry discharged from hospital after seizure

    Teresa Heinz Kerry discharged from hospital after seizure
    Teresa Heinz Kerry, wife of U.S. Secretary of State John F. Kerry, was released from a Boston hospital Saturday after being treated for a seizure she suffered at her Nantucket home three weeks ago, a State Department spokesman said. Heinz Kerry, 74,...
  • Second body found after New York speedboat crash

    Officials discovered a second body Sunday in the Hudson River north of New York City after a speedboat carrying several people crashed into a barge Friday evening, tossing a bride-to-be and her fiance's best man overboard. Officials have not yet...