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A 32-Year Journey to Hell’s Kitchen

A 32-Year Journey to Hell’s Kitchen MCC Theater, an influential but itinerant Off Broadway nonprofit, has finally found a home.

A Subway to Staten Island? How a Transit Dream Died

A Subway to Staten Island? How a Transit Dream Died Deep under the New York Bay near Brooklyn, there is the start of a tunnel with the potential to change the lives of thousands of New York City commuters. So…

A Museum for K.G.B. Aficionados? Da!

A Museum for K.G.B. Aficionados? Da! The new K.G.B. Spy Museum houses artifacts that tell the story of the rise of the Soviet Union’s intelligence agency.

Blackface Video Has Elite New York Private School in an Uproar

Blackface Video Has Elite New York Private School in an Uproar Students and parents are angered at administrators at Poly Prep Country Day School for the school’s reaction to a video of two students in blackface making racist gestures.

At El Chapo Trial, a Potential Star Witness: El Chapo

At El Chapo Trial, a Potential Star Witness: El Chapo If Joaquín Guzmán Loera, the drug kingpin known as El Chapo, testifies, it would a remarkable moment in a trial already filled with stunning developments.

Drama Book Shop Hosts Its Final Event Before Closing

Drama Book Shop Hosts Its Final Event Before Closing On Friday, as the beloved store’s shelves approached emptiness before it relocates, it brought in the playwrights Annie Baker and Amy Herzog for a reading.

Long Island mom arrested for telling cops fake kidnap story

Long Island mom arrested for telling cops fake kidnap story A Hempstead, Long Island, mother has been arrested for concocting a kidnapping story for police as a cover for an injury suffered by her little boy, WPIX reported Saturday. Jeymi…

Handcuffed perp escapes police custody in Brooklyn

Handcuffed perp escapes police custody in Brooklyn Cops were hunting Saturday night for a handcuffed prisoner who slipped out of custody near the Brooklyn House of Detention. The prisoner, identified by cops as Jose, Bisono, 31, bolted from police at…