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  • Katy Perry to perform under the Brooklyn Bridge for VMAs finale

     
    Katy Perry will close the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards from under the Brooklyn Bridge. She will perform her new hit single, "Roar."...
  • Remembrances 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,...
  • The Vincent Thomas Bridge turns 50

     
    The Vincent Thomas Bridge opened to traffic on Nov. 15, 1963....
  • Liberia: Remembering

     
    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...
  • Disney to donate $2 million for Hurricane Sandy relief efforts

    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...
  • New York: In the footsteps of Titanic survivors

    New York: In the footsteps of Titanic survivors
    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...
  • Mary Murphy

    Mary Murphy
    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...
  • Brooklyn Bridge Closed For Emergency Pothole Repair

    Brooklyn Bridge Closed For Emergency Pothole Repair
    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...
  • Family travel five: Engineering landmarks can inspire kids

    Family travel five: Engineering landmarks can inspire kids
    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...
  • Brooklyn Bridge Was al-Qaida Terror Target

    Brooklyn Bridge Was al-Qaida Terror Target
    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...
  • Holiday events illuminate the season

    Holiday events illuminate the season
    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...