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Queens (New York City)

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  • Marlo Thomas triumphs, 'Sex Tape' flops and Ann-Margret still sizzles

    "SEX IS an emotion in motion." -- Mae West SPEAKING OF sex, movies centering on that theme can be fun or frolicsome or tiresome or unpalatable. But like vampires, super-intelligent apes or (more recently) zombies, the sex comedy genre never grows old....
  • NBA veteran Metta World Peace drops track about Baltimore

    NBA veteran Metta World Peace hasn't been seen in the NBA since the New York Knicks waived him in February, but it appears he's been in the recording studio since then — and he's showing some love to Baltimore while in there. Hot New Hip Hop...
  • A look back at the past summer boys and girls basketball tournament champions at Cedar Beach

     
    With the Stellar basketball tournament set to begin on Wednesday night with girls games and the boys to follow on Thursday, here's a look at the past tournament champs in all of the high school boys basketball tournaments at Cedar Beach over the years:...
  • Average rents by city

    Average rents by city
    Average monthly apartment rents: $3,017: New York City* $2,328: Santa Monica $1,434: Los Angeles County Sources: REIS, a real estate research firm, and USC Casden Real Estate Economics Forecast *Includes four of New York's five boroughs:...
  • Man, knife in back, walks into New York City McDonald's

    Man, knife in back, walks into New York City McDonald's
    A man walked into a McDonald's in Queens on Tuesday morning, chatting on a cellphone and with a knife stuck in his back. The man, Andrew Hardy, was apparently involved in a dispute with two individuals who have yet to be apprehended, police told the...
  • Illinois leads Medicare billings for group therapy

    Illinois leads Medicare billings for group therapy
    A few years ago, Illinois' Medicaid program for the poor noticed some odd trends in its billings for group psychotherapy sessions. Nursing home residents were being taken several times a week to off-site locations, and Medicaid was picking up the tab...
  • Author Scott Cheshire on his debut 'High as the Horses' Bridles'

    Author Scott Cheshire on his debut 'High as the Horses' Bridles'
    Author Scott Cheshire, who recently served drinks on "Bravo's Watch What Happens Live," spent his youth as a minister, preaching door-to-door and giving sermons. Born and raised a Jehovah's Witness, he was steeped in the faith's apocalyptic visions. The...
  • Hampton University hires Eugene Marshall as new athletic director

    Hampton University hired Eugene Marshall Jr., as athletic director, the school announced Thursday. Marshall will replace Novelle Dickenson, HU's longtime faculty member who spent the past two years as AD, but expressed an interest to return to...
  • Battered by competition, Atlantic City casinos offer lesson for Maryland

    Battered by competition, Atlantic City casinos offer lesson for Maryland
    Open gambling tables and slot machines were easy to find this week at the Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino, now that the standing-room crowds once common to the high tourist season at the world's most famous boardwalk have found spots closer to home to...
  • New York hopes to end parking war between drivers and street sweepers

    New York hopes to end parking war between drivers and street sweepers
    Andrew Porter left work early Tuesday, but he didn't sit in a bar watching the U.S. play Belgium in that afternoon's World Cup match, or sit on the beach watching the waves roll in. No, Porter sat in his car watching the clock in his Brooklyn...
  • Gordon Willis dies at 82; 'Godfather,' 'Annie Hall' cinematographer

    Whether he was working in color or black and white, cinematographer Gordon Willis conceived the look of a film in gradations. In "The Godfather" trilogy, the Don was shrouded in the shadows of his underworld. In "All the President's Men," reporters...