| Mar 26, 2014
| 11:51 AM
Security at the World Trade Center site has been under fire recently after media reports of a teen sneaking in to take a selfie and a group of men BASE jumping from the top of One World Trade Center began to surface.
In an attempt to see how difficult...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Famous Cuban blogger Yoani Sánchez spoke Monday at a public meeting at Miami-Dade College’s Freedom Tower in downtown Miami. The stop was part of a world tour the writer is taking that included a visit to Washington D.C. over the weekend and a...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 8:44 AM
Head out to Litchfield for a summer dinner and most think of the picturesque town green and its sprinkling restaurants that have a stellar history and reputation.
But drive west a couple of blocks and there is another rural gem and new owners are...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 9:16 AM
The fall TV season revs up this month, with new shows and returning favorites launching on traditional, cable and streaming networks.
"Sons of Anarchy" and "Boardwalk Empire" begin their finals seasons Sept. 9 and Sept. 7, respectively. All 10 episodes...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 2:08 PM
NEW YORK -- East Coast residents sick of a long, snowy winter reveled in warmer temperatures that reached 45 degrees in some areas -- until they realized the sky was falling.
Well, not the sky, precisely, but it may have seemed that way: Chunks of ice...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 12:34 PM
Parachute jumpers, a 16-year-old daredevil and a sleeping security guard have made the site of the nation's tallest building -- and the nation's worst terrorist attack -- look dangerously easy to breach.
On Friday, the security chief for New York City's...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 1:09 PM
John Kenneth Tavener, the renowned British composer whose spiritual, religious-inspired music drew a diverse fan base that included the Beatles and Prince Charles, has died at age 69.
Tavener died Tuesday at his home in Dorset, England, said his...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 8:01 PM
Todd Stone was in his Tribeca studio six blocks from the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, working literally in the shadow of the twin towers in downtown Manhattan.
Stone, a well-known abstract artist, ran to his rooftop when the first plane hit,...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 6:02 PM
Josh McKinsey stood in the entryway to the Irvine Valley College Performing Arts Center with his eyes fixed on 13-year-old television footage from Sept. 11, 2001.
The 23-year-old student watched as two Boeing 767s slammed into the north and south towers...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 8:38 AM
Led by President Obama in Washington and solemn officials and relatives of those who died in New York, Americans on Thursday again recalled the terrorist attacks that struck the heart of the nation on Sept. 11, 2001, an anniversary that comes a day...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 8:48 PM
From the vibrant heart of Lower Manhattan to a quiet meadow in Pennsylvania, family members, police officers, firefighters, presidents and many other Americans marked the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks with ceremonies that reflected the losses...