| Apr 15, 2011
| 1:15 PM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Crispin Glover was born in New York on this date in 1964. This birthday guy has made a name for himself with his eccentric performances in films, including George McFly in the first "Back to the Future" film, Andy Warhol in "The Doors"...
| Nov 2, 2010
| 9:20 PM
As for housing in New York City, Jimmy McMillan has bad news for this year's voters: "There's going to be a rent increase next year," McMillan said during an interview with PIX 11 News.
As he reflected on his loss to Governor-elect Andrew Cuomo, McMillan...
| May 12, 2011
| 11:57 AM
BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Jamie-Lynn Sigler was born in Jericho, N.Y., on this date in 1981. This birthday gal is most easily recognized for her role as Meadow on "The Sopranos" from 1999-2007. She's appeared in recurring roles on "Ugly Betty" and "Entourage"...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 2:44 AM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Jonathon LaPaglia was born in Adelaide, Australia, on this date in 1969. This birthday guy has starred on TV series such as "The District," "Seven Days" and "New York Undercover." He played a recurring role on "Cold Case" and has...
| Jun 25, 2011
| 4:10 PM
When Mark Gerard was studying to be a veterinarian at Cornell University, he helped make ends meet during the summers by working as an exercise rider at Belmont Park on Long Island in New York. One of the horsemen he worked for was the Hall of Fame...
| Mar 30, 2011
Farley Granger, a handsome young leading man during Hollywood's post-World War II era who was best known for his starring roles in the Alfred Hitchcock suspense thrillers "Strangers on a Train" and "Rope," has died. He was 85.
Granger died of natural...
| May 8, 2011
About an hour south of Washington, D.C., deep beneath rolling hills near the verdant Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, lies a storehouse filled with bounty.
At one time, during the Cold War, that treasure was cash — about $3-billion worth —...
| May 6, 2011
Alexander Haagen, a major Southern California shopping center developer who, as president of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Commission in the late 1980s, clashed with Los Angeles Raiders owner Al Davis over proposed stadium seating renovations before...
| May 22, 2011
Nathan's Famous owner expanded nationwide
Murray Handwerker, 89, who turned Nathan's Famous, the Coney Island hot dog stand founded by his father, into a national franchise, died May 14 at his home in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. He...
| Feb 8, 2011
Mary Cleere Haran, a singer, actress and writer whose performances and recordings brought new perspectives to classic American popular songs, died Saturday in Deerfield Beach, Fla. She was 58.
The Broward County coroner's office confirmed that she died...
| Feb 18, 2011
Packing a laid-back attitude and setting priorities can make Universal Mardi Gras a nice evening with thousands of your closest, party-Mardi friends. Here are tips to guide you.
The parade starts at 8 p.m. (9 p.m. on April 16 and 23), but...