| Jan 16, 2009
In 1975, when I had just turned 9, my father was killed by terrorists.
He was supposed to be home early on that Jan. 24 for a family celebration of my birthday and that of my brother, who had just turned 11. Instead, while my father was at a business...
| Aug 10, 2008
Here's what's playing on Broadway through the end of August. Note that although some of these shows' official opening dates aren't until September or later, preview performances are offered.
-- Avital Binshtock
"A Chorus Line": This lively exploration...
| Jun 29, 2008
Curious about the changing sound of the Great White Way? Times Theater Critic Charles McNulty weighs in on five noteworthy cast recordings from the year on Broadway -- four from new shows that couldn't be more wildly disparate and one from a classic that'...
| Mar 30, 2008
NEW YORK — Attend "In the Heights," the relentlessly sunny new Broadway musical about life in the mostly Latino neighborhood in northern Manhattan, and you'll likely be seized by a sudden new desire to move for good to Washington Heights. Who...
| May 25, 2010
| 4:32 PM
About 8.9 million people watched Jack Bauer and Chloe O'Brien bid each other a teary goodbye in the series finale of Fox's "24" on Monday night. This has not been the strongest season creatively for "24," a groundbreaking show that......
| Jun 24, 2010
| 4:33 PM
âIn the Heightsâ won the 2008 Tony Award for best musical, undoubtedly earning points for congeniality in its underdog victory. If a sweeter, friendlier, more determinedly upbeat show has appeared on Broadway in the last few years, it carried the........
| May 22, 2010
| 2:10 PM
A hit-and-run in Washington Heights left a man dead Saturday morning.
The unidentified victim was struck at the corner of West 173rd St. And Broadway around 5 a.m.
The driver sped off but his attempt to flee was cut short when police nabbed the 28-year-...
| Jun 18, 2010
| 10:36 AM
NEW YORK -- The New York City medical examiner says the son of former ABC News anchor Ted Koppel died from a lethal dose of alcohol plus illegal and prescription drugs.
Andrew Koppel's death was ruled an accident.
The medical examiner says he died...
| Jun 18, 2010
| 12:13 PM
The New York City medical examiner determined Friday the son of former ABC news man Ted Koppel died from a toxic mix of drugs and alcohol.
Andrew Koppel, 40, died inside a Washington Heights apartment on Memorial Day after going on a 12-hour drinking...
| Oct 31, 2009
An off-duty city cop shot a man Saturday during an altercation in Washington Heights, according to the Police Department. Investigators say the officer was walking down the street, when he got into an argument with a group of young men. That's when one of...
| Jun 11, 2009
A pediatrician has pleaded guilty to a charge of having sex with an underage, male patient in his Upper West Side Manhattan office, PIX News has learned.
Dr. Jaime Cortes, 47, pleaded guilty Thursday to charges of sexual abuse and committing a criminal...