| Jul 22, 2014
| 8:44 AM
Two American flags that wave atop the two towers on the Brooklyn Bridge were mysteriously replaced with white flags sometime recently. New Yorkers began reporting the white flags on social media around sunrise Tuesday.
Police are investigating who may...
| Jul 22, 2014
In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, Alice Cooper opens for Motley Crue at the Hollywood Bowl on Monday night. Giglio Island, Italy: Workers prepare to tow away the shipwrecked Costa Concordia cruise ship. The refloated Costa Concordia will start its...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 7:03 AM
A show that includes three groups from the early years of rock 'n' roll is headed to Sands Bethlehem Event Center, it was just announced.
The event center also formally announced two shows Lehigh Valley Music told you about previously: A Nov. 9 show by...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 9:21 AM
Cruise passengers can enjoy a slice of the Big Apple, New York City, both as a port of call as an embarkation/disembarkation port on a variety of voyages including Canada and New England itineraries and some Caribbean and trans-Atlantic crossings.
| Jun 27, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Frederic Auguste Bartholdi is an all-but-forgotten figure in American history. He was, however, responsible for one of the most enduring symbols of the United States: the Statue of Liberty. A Frenchman from Alsace, he conceived, designed, sold and...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 4:49 PM
Nearly 1,000 people marched two miles across the Brooklyn Bridge to New York's City Hall on Saturday to rally against gun violence.
Once the marchers reached City Hall, they heard speeches by Shannon Watts, the head of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 8:15 AM
The dreamy Pont des Arts footbridge in central Paris was so weighed down by the thousands of locks affixed to its grillwork that a section of the fencing collapsed Sunday.
No one was hurt, but it did spur a tweet from Bruno Julliard, the city's head...
| May 27, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Killer Films, the indie banner headed by Christine Vachon and Pam Koffler, has merged with the upstart IP incubator Glass Elevator Media to form Killer Content.
Adrienne Becker, founder and CEO of Glass Elevator, will serve as CEO of Killer Content....
| May 21, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Now there's one more way to get around Manhattan — and it's free this week.
New York Water Taxi begins rush-hour ferry service along the island's westside between Pier 84 at West 44th Street and downtown Battery Park.
It's designed for...
| May 11, 2014
My young-adult son, Jeff, and I don't always see eye to eye. I give him good advice; he says I am meddling. I plan; he wings it. Our mother-son dynamic can be rocky at times. Imagine that.
When my husband dropped out of a November trip to New York...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 5:22 PM
For his latest documentary, "The Address," Ken Burns changed up his traditional style of sprawling looks at major historical events in favor of a short, cinema verite look at the lives of young boys at a Vermont school who are challenged to memorize and...