A seriously injured dog was found on a Queens street Thursday night, and veterinary workers were trying to determine whether it had been thrown from a moving car, as witnesses had reported. The female rottweiler was found on Cypress Avenue, near the Jackie Robinson Parkway exit, in Glendale, about 10:30 p.m., witnesses said.
DNAInfo.com, Fri, Nov 21 2014 @ 02:29 PM
Broadway theatres plan to dim their marquee lights Friday night in memory of Mike Nichols, a nine-time Tony Award winner whose work onstage ranged from the silly "Monty Python's Spamalot" to the heartbreaking "Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman." The Broadway League says the lights will be dimmed for one minute at 7:45 p.m. Nichols died Wednesday at 83. He won directing Tonys seven times and won twice for producing.
680News, Thu, Nov 20 2014 @ 06:50 PM
Serigne Sarr, a 30-year-old immigrant from Senegal, was shot twice by two robbers after they cut short their requested trip from Harlem into the Bronx, asking to be let out at Macombs Pl. and W. 150th St. Sarr said they fired at him before he could meet their demand for money.
New York Daily News, Thu, Nov 20 2014 @ 08:04 PM
In this March 2, 2014 file photo, Bono arrives at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. A New York City doctor says U2 singer Bono suffered multiple fractures and had to have two surgeries after his weekend bicycle accident.
Weyburn This Week, Thu, Nov 20 2014 @ 12:20 PM
For a retailer in Manhattan, even one with a long track record and a distinctive selling point, location is everything. A single block can make the difference between notoriety and obscurity.
Business Journal, Fri, Nov 21 2014 @ 01:04 PM
Dedication ceremony at the Mother Clara Hale Bus Depot, Lenox Ave., on Thu., November 20, 2014, which has been rebuilt to meet modern needs for the MTA New York City Transit bus fleet. "Mother Hale's Garden," by artist Shinique Smith, encompasses large-scale mosaic artwork installed on the east facade of the depot facing Lenox Avenue, and laminated glass artwork in windows on the north and south sides of the building.
Mass Transit, Fri, Nov 21 2014 @ 11:39 AM
A determined ex-con followed an 88-year-old man more than 10 miles from the Resorts World Casino before beating him and robbing him of $1,000, according to police. Gregory Hillman, 58, first spotted the victim after he hit it big in the South Ozone Park casino at 4:10 p.m. on Halloween and tracked him for more than an hour using a shuttle bus, the subway and another bus as the elderly man made his way home, police said.
DNAInfo.com, Fri, Nov 21 2014 @ 11:39 AM
Canadian pension funds and developers have been raising their investment in foreign real estate this year, primarily in the United States, as they seek alternatives to a consolidated domestic market.
UnionLeader.com, Fri, Nov 21 2014 @ 02:14 AM