RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Queens (New York City)

A collection of news and information related to Queens (New York City) published by this site and its partners.

Top Queens (New York City) Articles

Displaying items 56-66
  • Film Review: 'Winter's Tale'

    Angels and demons. A man who doesn't age. A snow-white pegasus. Colin Farrell's hair. In every respect, "Winter's Tale" is a movie rife with mysterious and unexplainable phenomena -- elusive supernatural occurrences that its characters insist on...
  • Storeowner reopens store after relative was murdered

    Storeowner reopens store after relative was murdered
    Recovering from four bullet wounds, Jose Melo's wife begged him not to go on Monday, but he would not hear of it. Eleven days had passed since Melo last worked at his small corner store in Southwest Baltimore. On that day — Jan. 9 — he had...
  • Grammy prediction: Who will win and who got shafted

    Grammy prediction: Who will win and who got shafted
    At the 56th annual Grammy Awards Jan. 26(7 p.m. on CBS) the Recording Academy again aims to reward "artistic excellence" in 82 categories. Below are foolhardy predictions on how the thousands of academy members will vote for some of the key awards, and...
  • Alleged mobster arrested in Lufthansa heist that inspired 'Goodfellas'

    Federal agents on Thursday arrested an alleged mobster on charges he took part in the infamous heist at a Lufthansa terminal at John F. Kennedy airport in 1978, a crime that netted the thieves about $6 million in cash and jewels and inspired Martin...
  • Mary Jane Trolinger, nurse

    Mary Jane Trolinger, nurse
    Mary Jane Trolinger, a retired registered nurse who was one of the original staffers of Johns Hopkins Hospital's Columbia Medical Plan, died Friday of pneumonia at her Ellicott City home. She was 89. The daughter of a newspaper advertising salesman...
  • Grammys 2014: Cyndi Lauper wins for 'Kinky Boots' album

    Grammys 2014: Cyndi Lauper wins for 'Kinky Boots' album
    The Broadway cast recording of "Kinky Boots" won the Grammy Award for musical theater album on Sunday. Cyndi Lauper, who wrote the songs for the musical, accepted the award, given out as part of a pre-telecast ceremony at the Nokia Theatre in downtown Los...
  • Ja Rule still a credible lothario at Howard Theatre

    Ja Rule still a credible lothario at Howard Theatre
    Roughly midway through his headlining set at Washington’s Howard Theatre on Friday night, Ja Rule reflected on a missed opportunity from 2007.  That summer, Ja Rule was a veteran MC in search of a spark to a stalling career, and Lil Wayne was...
  • 'Breaking Bad' Fans Bid Nearly $1 Mil for Props, Costumes in Online Auction

    A "Breaking Bad" buff is paying $9,900 for a pair of Walter White's used underwear. All told, fans of the show pledged close to $1 million at ScreenBid.com for 337 props, costumes and vehicles used in "Breaking Bad," which ended its run on AMC Sept. 29....
  • L.A. drama ace Dakin Matthews has singing gig in Broadway 'Rocky'

    L.A. drama ace Dakin Matthews has singing gig in Broadway 'Rocky'
    Here’s the thing about having a long, busy acting career: one moment a performer finds himself at the extreme margin of agony, trudging the stage with Cordelia in his arms, and the next he's having a moment of blood, sweat and glory in Rocky Balboa'...
  • PASSINGS: Mark Lacter, Marvin Paige

    Mark Lacter Business journalist contributed to many area publications Mark Lacter, 59, a longtime Los Angeles business journalist, died at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center after suffering a stroke Wednesday, said his wife, Laura Levine. Lacter...
  • Jonathan Lethem's 'Dissident Gardens' visits a family of American lefties

    A red Rose grows in Brooklyn, marries German refugee Albert (from a once-wealthy family but also a gung-ho Jewish communist like herself), and after some debate (a specialty), moves with him to the planned community of Sunnyside Gardens, Queens. There...