| Jul 8, 2014
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:...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 10:00 AM
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.
| Jul 18, 2014
| 6:40 PM
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...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 12:06 PM
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...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:52 AM
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...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 8:02 PM
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...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 9:33 PM
The death of a New York City man who was allegedly placed in a chokehold by a police officer last week has reignited discussions about an arrest tactic that has been outlawed in most police departments and linked to dozens of in-custody deaths.
| Jul 2, 2014
| 5:29 PM
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...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 3:57 PM
An attempt by ride-sharing app Lyft to launch in New York City hit a speed bump when the state's Supreme Court granted an injunction preventing the company's planned launch Friday evening, state officials said.
Lyft, based in San Francisco, connects...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 2:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Christopher Walken was born in Queens, New York, on this day in 1943. This birthday guy won the 1978 Best Supporting Actor Oscar for his performance in "The Deer Hunter." He also was nominated for an Emmy for his performance in the...
| May 19, 2014
| 8:28 PM
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...