| Jul 11, 2013
| 9:51 AM
NEW YORK — Does Woody Allen have regrets?
His new film, "Blue Jasmine," amplifies the air of concentrated self-examination that has long been a hallmark of his work. Though marked by buoyant moments of wry humor, the film is devastating in its...
| Jul 7, 2013
When the time comes to make a movie about Edward J. Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who disclosed the agency's vast global and domestic surveillance (and you know that will happen some day soon), think of Barrett Foa.
| Jun 21, 2013
| 8:38 AM
The Old Editor says that the crowd doesn't care about the windup; the crowd wants to see the pitch. But there are writers who don't want to throw the ball until they have touched their caps, licked their fingers, shrugged a couple of times, touched...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 5:00 AM
George Plimpton's greatest story was his own life.
There was very little the renowned journalist, writer and longtime editor of the literary journal the Paris Review didn't try. During a career that spanned the second half of the 20th century,...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 2:13 PM
A former employee of Con Edison was allegedly using company computers to pimp out underage girls, PIX 11 News has learned.
Royce Corley is expected to be in Manhattan Supreme Court on Tuesday after the NYPD earlier this year pulled the plug on the former...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 3:53 PM
New York -- Dubbed the "Manhattan Madam," a New York mother of four was sentenced Tuesday to time already served after pleading guilty in September to one count of prostitution in the third degree.
Anna Gristina was also sentenced to five years...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 4:06 AM
Prostitution is described as the oldest trade known to man. When it came to its promotion, authorities described Anna Gristina, aka the Upper East Side madam, as very good.
The judicial journey from a shuttered Upper East Side crash pad to a jury's...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 3:37 PM
Police in the Westchester, NY suburb of Mamaroneck has charged a mother with an unthinkable crime: killing her four year old son.
And police are now faced with exploring this as a pre-meditated murder. The evidence found strewn across 46 year old...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 7:30 AM
A Roy Lichtenstein painting has been returned after having gone missing more than 40 years ago. "Electric Cord," which the American artist created in 1961, mysteriously reappeared in a New York warehouse this summer.
The painting was returned this week...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 2:57 PM
Rihanna's hair seems to be in a constant state of follicle-flux.
Since she burst onto the scene in 2005, the singer-actress-fashionphile has: morphed her hairstyle; crayola kaleidoscoped her color and even wigged out a couple of times.
Through much of...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 8:00 PM
The widow of the man struck and killed late Saturday night on the East Side says her husband saved her life by pushing her out of the way of that crash between the van from the Palestinian Mission and another car.
The deadly crash took place about 10:...