| Jun 6, 2014
| 7:08 PM
New York fire and emergency crews responding Friday night to a fire near Rockefeller Center said the blaze was less serious than dramatic images shared by witnesses made it appear at first.
The first social media reports about the fire began around 9 p....
| Mar 31, 2014
| 3:39 PM
The world’s tallest Ferris wheel, the appropriately named High Roller, welcomed its first passengers on Monday in Las Vegas.
The first tickets were sold for rides beginning at 1 p.m. The 550-foot-tall wheel is the anchor attraction of the Linq,...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Everyone knows getting an MBA might increase your salary and give you access to new career opportunities. But there are others reasons that aren't discussed as often why business school might be worth your investment.
If you're on the...
| May 10, 2014
| 4:22 PM
VIRGINIA BEACH — A great start and a couple of well-timed substitutions have Christopher Newport one win away from the NCAA Division III softball Super Regionals.
The fifth-ranked Captains jumped on Virginia Wesleyan early, then held on for a 7-6...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 9:34 AM
WASHINGTON -- New York Rep. Michael Grimm, facing indictment on charges in connection with allegedly fraudulent business practices, surrendered to federal law enforcement Monday.
In a federal indictment unsealed Monday at the U.S. Courthouse in...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 8:13 PM
WASHINGTON — Even as Rep. Michael G. Grimm of New York faced charges of defrauding the federal government and pleaded not guilty Monday, he vowed to seek reelection.
Grimm was charged with fraudulently underreporting more than $1 million in...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 3:37 PM
WASHINGTON -- A Republican congressman is expected to face charges in a long-running federal investigation into campaign irregularities, but will continue serving in office, his lawyer said Friday.
Rep. Michael R. Grimm, a combat Marine and former FBI...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, UConn's All-American junior who missed four games because of mononucleosis, was back at practice Thursday. Coach Geno Auriemma said that she might play on senior day Saturday against Rutgers at Gampel Pavilion if things go well...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 12:41 PM
Bria Hartley: A WBCA All-American as a sophomore, she has recovered from an injury-filled junior season with the best year of her career. … Maya Moore is the only other player in program history to have amassed at least 1,500 points, 500 rebounds,...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Julius R. Nasso made a name for himself as the business partner of Steven Seagal, producing some of the ponytailed martial arts expert's best-known films.
That was before Nasso's own life began to resemble a Hollywood mafia saga and he landed in prison....
| Mar 18, 2014
| 12:58 PM
Helen E. Bryant, a former Hochschild-Kohn department store manager who later worked in commercial real estate sales, died March 10 of bile duct cancer at Beach Haven II, her Rocky Point home. She was 91.
"I'd describe her as a very strong woman who...