| Aug 16, 2008
Jerry Wexler, the influential Atlantic Records producer who coined the term "rhythm and blues" before helping shape that sound into one of the most powerful musical forces of the 1950s and '60s, died Friday morning at his home in Sarasota, Fla. He was 91....
| Jun 9, 2009
Kenny Rankin, a singer-songwriter and musician whose song "Peaceful" was a hit for Helen Reddy and who had popular covers himself of a pair of Beatles hits, has died. He was 69.
Rankin died Sunday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. The...
| Jun 16, 2008
NEW YORK -- In the tossup of this year's Tony Awards, a Latino story trumped an unusual African American coming-of-age tale Sunday as Tony voters gave their best new musical prize and three others to "In the Heights," about Caribbean immigrant families...
| 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 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......
| Mar 13, 2010
| 11:37 AM
City lawmakers are calling for an immediate community response to school violence, after a brutal school stabbing in Washington Heights Friday.
Manhattan Borough President Scott M. Stringer, Assembly Member Adriano Espaillat and Council Member Ydanis...
| Sep 21, 2009
A 21-year-old man was placed under arrest Sunday night after police discovered his DNA matched that found in four serial rapes in Upper Manhattan.
Vincent Heyward, who lives at 281 Edgecombe Avenue, was stopped by officers in the area on Tuesday at...
| 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...
| Jul 9, 2009
| 11:26 AM
Police are now questioning a person of interest in connection with the disappearance of a missing Washington Heights mother -- who vanished from her job in the financial district midday during her shift on the evening cleaning crew, PIX News has learned....