| Jul 17, 2013
| 10:21 AM
Haing S. Ngor won an Academy Award for portraying a survivor of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime in the 1984 movie "The Killing Fields," but his own life story offers an equally riveting and dramatic tale.
That's the audience hook for a new stage play...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 12:12 PM
In the wake of Saturday’s acquittal of George Zimmerman in the death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin, New York rapper Pharoahe Monch has released an incendiary track called “Stand Your Ground.” It’s a potent, hard song that...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 4:14 PM
Actress Leah Remini is reportedly leaving the Church of Scientology.
The former "King of Queens" star decided to end her some three-decade-long relationship with the church after disagreeing with several of its policies and getting push-back for...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 1:36 PM
Remains uncovered this week at the home of the late New York mobster Jimmy Burke were confirmed Thursday to be human, a spokeswoman with the New York City medical examiner told the Los Angeles Times.
Spokeswoman Grace Bruges could not comment...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 5:04 PM
New York police said Tuesday they were making progress in their investigation into the slaying of a Los Angeles man on a busy Manhattan street....
| Dec 12, 2012
| 11:53 AM
New York police have found the getaway car used in the brazen slaying of a Los Angeles man this week on a busy Manhattan street....
| Dec 12, 2012
| 7:03 AM
Police in New York say a gunman lay in wait and didn't act alone when he fatally shot L.A. resident Brandon Woodard in the head in midtown Manhattan. They also said it was unclear what brought Woodard to New York......
| Feb 2, 2013
In the late 1970s when Edward I. Koch won his first term as mayor of New York, the city was in shambles, its coffers and confidence sapped by financial crises and a paralyzing blackout. It needed a fighter and found one in Koch, a well-practiced pol...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Subway is facing an outcry over a single inch.
The giant sandwich chain is still dealing with peeved consumers after an Australian customer alleged, with photographic evidence, that the company’s popular Footlong sub doesn’t live up to its...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Before her caterwauling duet of "Those Were the Days" with Carroll O'Connor became a signature moment of CBS' "All in the Family," actress Jean Stapleton had already sung her way through a number of now-classic stage musicals in her career as a New York...
| May 31, 2013
| 8:37 PM
The gig: Mary Micucci, 63, is the owner of Along Came Mary Events, one of Hollywood's leading catering and special events businesses. Often called the "caterer to the stars," Micucci has handled more than 400 movie premieres, from "Titanic" in 1997 to...