| Aug 25, 2013
Katy Perry will close the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards from under the Brooklyn Bridge. She will perform her new hit single, "Roar."...
| Dec 9, 2013
A look back and a final farewell to the notable entertainment celebrities who died in 2013. Cosmo Allegretti (b. 1927) (actor) Allegretti was an actor and puppeteer on Captain Kangaroo, working his way up from set painter. He made and voiced puppets,...
| Nov 14, 2013
The Vincent Thomas Bridge opened to traffic on Nov. 15, 1963....
| Sep 19, 2013
Ten years ago the bloody siege of Monrovia marked the culmination of a brutal civil war in Liberia, a West African country originally established as a colony for freed African-American slaves. Photojournalists who covered the battles in Liberia's...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 11:08 AM
The Walt Disney Co. on Thursday announced plans to donate $2 million to efforts to rebuild in the wake of Hurricane Sandy.
The U.S. death toll from the storm rose to 75 overnight Wednesday, and about 2.5 million remained without power in metropolitan New...
| 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...
| 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...
| Feb 9, 2011
| 2:34 PM
The potholes are now so bad that the city is forced to close the Manhattan-bound side of the Brooklyn Bridge from Wednesday through Saturday for emergency road work.
The following statement was released by Brooklyn Bridge Outreach:
"Due to the effects...
| Apr 25, 2011
| 12:40 PM
Inspire your children's inner builder at these engineering wonders constructed with steel, glass, timber and more.
1. Brooklyn Bridge, New York. This star of movies and marathons connects the island of Manhattan with the borough of Brooklyn. Opened in...
| Apr 27, 2011
| 7:40 PM
NEW YORK (PIX11) -- A long-standing plot by al-Qaida to take down the Brooklyn Bridge was revealed by classified documents obtained by the New York Times.
Interviews with Guantanamo detainees revealed they were actively training in Middle East camps...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 1:01 PM
The holiday season is upon us. Why stay in this Christmas when there's so much to do? Quit roasting chestnuts and get old Jack Frost off your nose. Bundle up, pack your overnight bag and take a quick trip. We've found some of the best places in and around...