| May 31, 2011
| 2:32 AM
U.S. Representative Anthony Weiner has some explaining to do.
Weiner says he is a victim of Twitter hacking, but biggovernment.com doesn't agree. The website reported early Saturday that a vulgar picture was sent from Weiner's personal twitter account...
| Aug 12, 2011
If you were expecting the National September 11 Memorial to turn out to be a visionary or uncompromising monument to human tragedy and architectural destruction, you probably haven't been paying sustained attention to the process that created it. And...
| Oct 29, 2010
| 6:52 PM
While fighter pilots shadowed Emirates Flight 201 and while investigators searched for any suspicious cargo from Yemen, Long Island's Anthony Cardinale was waiting and worrying. The Hewlett teacher stood in Terminal 4 of Kennedy Airport for 3 hours. He...
| Oct 27, 2010
| 6:10 AM
Police were called to a posh midtown Manhattan hotel early Tuesday after a reportedly drunk, half-naked Charlie Sheen was discovered in a trashed room with a woman said to be an escort.
Sheen, 45, was staying at The Plaza Hotel, located on Fifth Avenue...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 3:15 PM
I knew it! I knew this would happen. Tuesday afternoon, I drew a cartoon about CL&P not getting power restored in a timely fashion, and Presto! We have power at my house as of Tuesday night at 7:30PM.
It's the same principle I use when it's been...
| Mar 23, 2011
More than one in four U.S. adults—roughly 65 million people—have an arrest or conviction that shows up in a routine criminal background check, and many employers are routinely, and illegally, discriminating against them when t hey apply for...
| Apr 7, 2011
| 11:49 AM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Adrien Brody was born in New York City on this day in 1973. This birthday guy has the distinction of being the youngest actor to win a Best Actor Oscar for his performance in the 2002 film "The Pianist." Brody has also starred in...
| Apr 7, 2011
| 11:49 AM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Paul Sorvino was born in Brooklyn, New York, on this date in 1939. This birthday guy has had memorable roles in films such as "Goodfellas," "Nixon" and "Reds." Sorvino also starred on "Law & Order" from 1991-92 and more recently he's...
| Mar 21, 2011
| 2:45 AM
The Coast to Coast Job Fair will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, March 21, at the Sheraton Fort Lauderdale Airport Hotel, 1825 Griffin Road, Dania.
Job seekers are encouraged to register at www.coasttocoastjobfairs.com.
Employers scheduled to...
| Mar 27, 2011
| 4:33 PM
When Fidel Castro resigned as the president of Cuba in 2008, Antonia Wright bought a big cigar, set up her video camera in her studio apartment and proceeded to vigorously smoke the whole thing. She stopped only long enough to vomit, and then continued...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 7:39 AM
Terribly Odd (photo by Beth Black)
Some artists can draw a simple stick figure and then explain in exhaustive detail how the illustration was inspired by an obscure 16th century Dutch philosopher, how the figure is locked in an epic battle against his...