| Nov 3, 2012
| 8:03 AM
As Hurricane Sandy barreled through the northeastern seaboard, a Thousand Oaks Catholic high school’s mock trial team was busy preparing for the biggest event of their season. “One of the sisters [at the school] texted me and said, ‘We...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 4:23 PM
Mike Francesa is presnently hosting a 25th anniversary program for WFAN today up until 7 p.m. Many surprises are planned. The station will have a lineup of specialized programming and reunions throughout the weekend. The PR people at the station put out a...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 4:39 PM
"Smash" recap: Just when we thought "Smash" couldn't get any sillier, the most recent episode comes along to blow to smithereens any sense of nuance or mystique the show had left....
| Dec 14, 2012
| 4:26 PM
If Lee DeWyze would have sung with the level of talent and intensity with which he sang at Musikfest Café at ArtsQuest in Bethlehem on Wednesday, he would have won the show’s ninth season in 2010. Wait … he did......
| May 3, 2012
| 10:08 AM
Mary Murphy is the winner of 18 Emmy Awards for her reporting and anchor work in her hometown of New York City.
The daughter of Irish immigrants who settled in Queens, Mary Murphy has spent her entire, 30-year career in NYC. By the age of 13, Mary knew...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 6:56 PM
A crane being transported on a barge struck the scaffolding attached to the Brooklyn Bridge Tuesday night.
Around 8:15 p.m. the crane collided with the roughly 20 feet of scaffolding underneath the bridge, but it's not known if the bridge itself was...
| Mar 24, 2012
Young adult novelists are increasingly tackling darker subjects: kidnappings, drugs, rape. But few have delved into so many dark subjects as novelist Thane Rosenbaum, who ventures into YA territory with his latest, "The Stranger Within Sarah Stein," a...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 7:07 AM
The N.Y.P.D. has talked to more than a dozen people people with ties to Iran caught photographing New York City landmarks that could be terrorist targets, and that is raising major security concerns.
With coordinated attacks from Thailand to India to...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 3:52 PM
The still-grieving mother of a 16-year old Orthodox Jewish boy, who was killed when his student van was shot up on the Brooklyn Bridge in March 1994, reacted Monday to the public revelation that a Lebanese-born cab driver targeted the students solely...
| Apr 15, 2012
NEW YORK — As you may have heard, the Titanic never reached New York. But about 700 of its passengers and crew did get here on the night of April 18, 1912, three days after the sinking. In fact, their arrival drew a crowd of thousands to the...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 2:42 PM
Talk about perfect timing.
Just as the temperature was hitting all time highs for this summer, New York City opens its second new swimming pool in Brooklyn: everyone into the pool in Brooklyn Heights. Welcome to the Brooklyn Bridge Park pool on Pier 2,...