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Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:54:43 GMTJudith Clark in 1981. She was denied parole on Friday, despite having the support of Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo.The decision came despite a commutation by Gov. Andrew Cuomo for Ms. Clark, 67, who was convicted in a 1981 crime in which a guard and two police officers died.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 01:17:14 GMTJudge Sheila Abdus-Salaam in 2013.Judge Sheila Abdus-Salaam, whose body was found in the Hudson River last week, was captured in surveillance footage walking around in Riverbank State Park.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:39:28 GMTAn E train passing through the darkened Seventh Avenue subway station in Manhattan on Friday. A power failure there caused delays across New York City’s vast subway system.Commuters in New York City got another reminder on Friday that a malfunction in one station can create problems across the aging system.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:04:20 GMTNearly two years ago, two convicted killers escaped from the Clinton Correctional Facility and touched off a 23-day manhunt.A movie to be broadcast on the Lifetime network is likely to draw an audience in Dannemora, N.Y. It’s their story, after all.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:00:32 GMTLaurie Anderson, 69, this month at her home in New York. Ms. Anderson recalled that when she moved to the city in the 1960s, “I was going to go to a dark and dangerous place that was going to be really unpredictable.”From performances for “six people in a loft” to “O Superman,” MTV fame, and her time with Lou Reed, the artist reflects on her many years in New York.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:47:12 GMTWilliam Tolley, a New York City firefighter, died on Thursday after falling from a tower ladder.While rare, experts say serious injury and death are risks of any ladder work, even the routine operation that led to a firefighter’s death in Queens on Thursday.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:34:17 GMTOur Lady of Mount Carmel Church in the Bronx, which has received a large donation from Bill O’Reilly, the recently deposed Fox News host, for its centennial restoration project.Bill O’Reilly, the former Fox News host, is a big donor to the centennial campaign of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, where many parishioners are Mexican immigrants and in the country illegally.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 20:33:02 GMTJane Jacobs came to prominence with the publication of “The Death and Life of Great American Cities,’’ in 1961.A new look at Jane Jacobs, the visionary urban theorist who foresaw the unhealthy partnerships that can arise between governments and big businesses.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:04:14 GMTA rabbit hopped past the necklace displays at Sequin, a costume jewelry company in the garment district. The pet rabbits help to break the ice.Some office pets are raising the customer-loyalty bar by cuddling and interacting with clients and patients.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 10:00:18 GMTSally Field and Misty Copeland discussed the social significance of their success over lunch at Charlie Bird in SoHo.The two women talk about overcoming barriers in their careers, fighting for better roles and how it is important for artists to be politically active.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 03:06:05 GMTTom Fleming capturing the first of his two New York City Marathon titles in 1973.Mr. Fleming, a contemporary of Frank Shorter and Bill Rodgers who preferred to train 140 to 150 miles a week, won New York in 1973 and 1975.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 02:56:02 GMTFormer Police Commissioner William J. Bratton wearing a body camera in 2014. A trial of the cameras is set to begin Thursday.Judge Analisa Torres blocked a request to halt a trial of the cameras, allowing the Police Department to begin using the devices next week in Upper Manhattan.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 02:35:26 GMTA publicity shot of Elizabeth Sargent from “Love Poems of Elizabeth Sargent,” a collection published in 1966.When Ms. Sargent, whose work was known for its frank description of sexuality and its slant rhymes, moved in 2010, it marked the end of an artist enclave.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 22:44:40 GMTKevin Hertzog, a prop stylist, in his Manhattan apartment. A group he helped found, Gays Against Guns, has moved on from street protests to politicized street theater.The president has not returned to his hometown since taking office, so opposition efforts are taking new paths, like boycotts, performance art and calls to elected officials.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 20:43:01 GMTWorkers and activists rallying outside Tom Cat Bakery in the Long Island City section of Queens on Friday.New York food businesses join in “A Day Without Bread” to support Queens workers who may be fired.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 20:06:53 GMTA few months into the Trump presidency, foreign real estate investment in his hometown continues to be strong, but there are skeptics.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 19:42:49 GMTThis week’s listings include a farmhouse in Westport, Conn., and a five-bedroom in Lattingtown, N.Y.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 19:42:48 GMTProperties in the Financial District, the Gramercy area, and Ditmas Park, Brooklyn.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 19:04:59 GMTThe actors Andrew Rannells, center, and Nikki M. James, right, were among the guests.New York’s celebrity elite feted Ms. Midler’s return to Broadway as Dolly Levi.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 04:15:50 GMTSince last April, New York City has banned smokeless-tobacco products for use at Citi Field and Yankee Stadium.Major League Baseball supports local bans on smokeless tobacco, but a number of players said they viewed them as an invasion of personal rights.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 18:14:28 GMTThe package, which often runs hundreds of pages, can now be done with an app. Some love the change, but others prefer the comfort of a hard copy.