| Sep 30, 2009
That roar swelling over Broadway these days is the sound of fans lined up behind police barricades at the stage door for "A Steady Rain." This is the play -- make that event -- that opened Tuesday at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre, with Hugh Jackman...
| Oct 28, 2009
| 10:09 AM
New York City officials encouraged Yankees fans to wear the team theme to work and school in a show of support Wednesday, as the Bronx Bombers play host to Game 1 of the World Series in the Bronx.
The Yanks will face off with the Philadelphia Phillies in...
| Oct 7, 2009
| 12:53 PM
NEW YORK (WPIX) -- Many people in the Tri-State area are in the dark Wednesday after high powered winds moving through the area knocked down power lines.
The Long Island Power Authority is reporting 7,292 customers on Long Island and the Rockaways...
| Oct 19, 2009
Jeff Mathis hit a two-out double in the 11th inning to drive home the winning run and the Los Angeles Angels survived a second straight thriller, beating the Yankees 5-4 Monday and trimming New York's lead in the AL championship series to 2-1. In a game...
| Mar 1, 2009
For nearly all of the last 24 years, the first Sunday in March was marathon day in Los Angeles. Thousands of runners hit the pavement and more than a million spectators cheered them on in one of the city's few communal street-level events.
| Mar 1, 2009
| 5:46 PM
A potent March snowstorm blanketed much of Alabama with up to 4 inches of snow today, covering Civil War statues and forcing the cancellation of hundreds of church services.
The storm headed toward the Northeast and threatened to drop up to a foot of...
| Mar 8, 2009
In the shattered calm of the Mexican night, sitting atop a railroad tanker car, Cary Joji Fukunaga didn't yet know that a man was being murdered. But he'd heard the screams, gunshots and shouts in Spanish of "Bandits!" and he was bracing to make a run for...
| Mar 16, 2009
A variety of headache triggers are relatively well-known: red wine, chocolate, soft cheese and the beginning of the menstrual cycle. But although weather, especially changes in air pressure, is frequently cited as a headache trigger, the connection has...
| Sep 1, 2010
| 7:26 AM
An air quality health advisory has been issued for the New York City metropolitan area as temperatures soar into the upper 90s.
The advisory was issued for Wednesday by the state Department of Environmental Conservation.
The National Weather Service...
| Sep 23, 2010
Holding the business end of a centrifuge in one hand and a jar of pea solids and their liquid in the other, Nathan Myhrvold explains with a gleam in his eye how to separate pea purée at a force 40,000 times Earth's gravity. "It's a fun thing to do to food...
| Oct 1, 2010
| 11:42 AM
Torrential downpours from a faded tropical storm marched into the Northeast on Friday, a day after claiming five lives in North Carolina, knocking out power and dousing some East Coast cities with more rain in hours than they normally get in months....