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  • Documentaries look at the push to build Freedom Tower and the legacy of 9/11

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    31 Aug 2014 | 10:30 pm
    Two upcoming TV specials argue that it’s time to salute what replaced New York’s Twin Towers, not just focus on what brought them down.
  • Derek Jeter gets New Yorker cover

    Daily News - News
    31 Aug 2014 | 9:28 pm
    Derek Jeter has been on the cover of Sports Illustrated, GQ, ESPN, the Sporting News and even Newsweek during his Hall-of-Fame bound career. And now, he's on the New Yorker.
  • Texas Sen. Ted Cruz ripped for swipe at Bronx

    Daily News - Politics
    31 Aug 2014 | 7:07 pm
    City pols blasted Texas Sen. Ted Cruz Sunday for taking a swipe at the Bronx in a speech to a conservative group.
  • Full-day prekindergarten is set to launch for thousands of children in the city

    News Columnists
    28 Aug 2014 | 6:57 pm
    After months of feverish preparation, New York City will launch next week one of the nation’s most ambitious experiments in public school education reform: full-day universal prekindergarten.
  • When 9/11 arrives, remember the living

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    31 Aug 2014 | 2:00 am
    Alles and Slevin: In a little more than a week, we will mark the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks. Here in New York, the names of those killed in the attacks will be read aloud by their family members, friends and coworkers. Across the country, Americans will gather at memorials to honor the memories of those who died.
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  • Documentaries look at the push to build Freedom Tower and the legacy of 9/11

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:30 pm
    Two upcoming TV specials argue that it’s time to salute what replaced New York’s Twin Towers, not just focus on what brought them down.
  • 'Houdini,' TV review

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:23 pm
    History channel's “Houdini” could use a little more magic, but thanks to Adrien Brody, gives intriguing dimension to a man who's now mostly myth.
  • Cop shot in leg while chasing man in Brooklyn

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:02 pm
    Officer John Hirschberger, 28, was grazed in the left thigh when 22-year-old Naim Owens opened fire on him on Marcus Garvey Blvd. at Gates Ave. in Bedford-Stuyvesant just before 2:30 a.m., officials said.
  • Tony Stewart returns to NASCAR, crashes on lap 170

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:53 pm
    They came in campers and camouflage, No. 14 flags affixed to their vehicles, flying in the wind. They drained Papst Blue Ribbon bottles and digested barbeque while waiting for night racing to start, for Tony Stewart, a three-time NASCAR national champion, to emerge, rev his stock car’s engine and re-enter the Sprint Series season’s backstretch Sunday.
  • Belinda Bencic pulls U.S. Open upset; Roger Federer advances

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:52 pm
    Two days after her first victory over a top 10 player, 17-year-old Belinda Bencic of Switzerland scored a second one Sunday night, continuing her remarkable run through the upset-laden women’s draw with an emphatic 7-6 (6), 6-3 victory over No. 9 Jelena Jankovic.
 
 
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  • When 9/11 arrives, remember the living

    31 Aug 2014 | 2:00 am
    Alles and Slevin: In a little more than a week, we will mark the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks. Here in New York, the names of those killed in the attacks will be read aloud by their family members, friends and coworkers. Across the country, Americans will gather at memorials to honor the memories of those who died.
  • To pay or not to pay ransom

    31 Aug 2014 | 1:55 am
    Warren: If James Foley were your son, brother, spouse or cousin, it’s safe to say you’d have done anything to get him released. Or not.
  • The punditry vs. the presidency

    31 Aug 2014 | 1:30 am
    Cohen: There is a fun foreign policy game making all the rounds in Washington D.C. this summer: Pin the tail on Barack Obama. Its appeal is not hard to understand; it's so easy to play.
  • Fariña thinks big

    31 Aug 2014 | 1:10 am
    Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña has exceedingly high expectations for New York City’s schools — so high, meeting them would make her the most successful leader ever of the nation’s largest public education system.
  • Railroading Israel again

    31 Aug 2014 | 1:05 am
    Before Israel or Hamas signed a ceasefire agreement, the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva assembled a kangaroo court led by a blatantly anti-Israel judge to investigate international law abuses.
 
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  • Fariña thinks big 

    31 Aug 2014 | 1:10 am
    Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña has exceedingly high expectations for New York City’s schools — so high, meeting them would make her the most successful leader ever of the nation’s largest public education system.
  • Railroading Israel again 

    31 Aug 2014 | 1:05 am
    Before Israel or Hamas signed a ceasefire agreement, the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva assembled a kangaroo court led by a blatantly anti-Israel judge to investigate international law abuses.
  • Sweet, Preet 

    31 Aug 2014 | 1:00 am
    Three cheers for Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara for seizing pension paychecks from politicians-turned-convicts.
  • Bratton’s battle cry

    30 Aug 2014 | 1:10 am
    As self-styled social justice advocates call on the NYPD to scale back so-called broken windows enforcement of quality-of-life laws, Commissioner Bill Bratton is hanging admirably tough.
  • The peril at home

    30 Aug 2014 | 1:00 am
    For a preview of how an attack by ISIS could push the U.S. devastatingly toward radical security precautions, look to the clampdowns underway in Europe.
 
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  • Source: Matt Simms clears waivers, will sign with Jets practice squad

    31 Aug 2014 | 11:04 am
    The Jets rolled the dice with Matt Simms and the risk paid off. The team released their third-string QB on Saturday, risking him to the waivers process. But Simms went unclaimed and will sign with the Jets’ practice squad, according to a source.
  • Source: Jets claim CB Leon McFadden

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:53 am
    After one cornerback went AWOL (and was released) and two more were injured, the Jets were badly in need of cornerback help. On Sunday, the hoped they found some, claiming CB Leon McFadden off waivers, according to a source, after he was cut by the Browns the day prior.
  • Jets cut day roster tracker

    30 Aug 2014 | 1:27 pm
    The Jets have to get down to their 53-man roster today, so we’ll keep you updated on all the players let go. The Jets entered Saturday with 75 players on their roster. The biggest name on the bubble is Stephen Hill, but the team also has quite a few players on the that may or may not make the team today, such as Rontez Miles, A.J. Edds, IK Enemkpali, Josh Bush and others.
  • Jets release cornerback Dimitri Patterson

    30 Aug 2014 | 12:54 pm
    The Jets cut the veteran cornerback Saturday after a strange saga that started when Patterson did not show up for the team’s preseason game against the Giants.
  • Jets release Stephen Hill

    30 Aug 2014 | 10:55 am
    Stephen Hill will be waived unless the team can find a trading partner for him, according to a source. A second-round pick in 2012, Hill never materialized into the receiver that the team imagined when they drafted him.
 
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  • Documentaries look at the push to build Freedom Tower and the legacy of 9/11

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:30 pm
    Two upcoming TV specials argue that it’s time to salute what replaced New York’s Twin Towers, not just focus on what brought them down.
  • 'Houdini,' TV review

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:23 pm
    History channel's “Houdini” could use a little more magic, but thanks to Adrien Brody, gives intriguing dimension to a man who's now mostly myth.
  • Cop shot in leg while chasing man in Brooklyn

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:02 pm
    Officer John Hirschberger, 28, was grazed in the left thigh when 22-year-old Naim Owens opened fire on him on Marcus Garvey Blvd. at Gates Ave. in Bedford-Stuyvesant just before 2:30 a.m., officials said.
  • Tony Stewart returns to NASCAR, crashes on lap 170

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:53 pm
    They came in campers and camouflage, No. 14 flags affixed to their vehicles, flying in the wind. They drained Papst Blue Ribbon bottles and digested barbeque while waiting for night racing to start, for Tony Stewart, a three-time NASCAR national champion, to emerge, rev his stock car’s engine and re-enter the Sprint Series season’s backstretch Sunday.
  • Belinda Bencic pulls U.S. Open upset; Roger Federer advances

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:52 pm
    Two days after her first victory over a top 10 player, 17-year-old Belinda Bencic of Switzerland scored a second one Sunday night, continuing her remarkable run through the upset-laden women’s draw with an emphatic 7-6 (6), 6-3 victory over No. 9 Jelena Jankovic.
 
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  • Documentaries look at the push to build Freedom Tower and the legacy of 9/11

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:30 pm
    Two upcoming TV specials argue that it’s time to salute what replaced New York’s Twin Towers, not just focus on what brought them down.
  • 'Houdini,' TV review

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:23 pm
    History channel's “Houdini” could use a little more magic, but thanks to Adrien Brody, gives intriguing dimension to a man who's now mostly myth.
  • Cop shot in leg while chasing man in Brooklyn

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:02 pm
    Officer John Hirschberger, 28, was grazed in the left thigh when 22-year-old Naim Owens opened fire on him on Marcus Garvey Blvd. at Gates Ave. in Bedford-Stuyvesant just before 2:30 a.m., officials said.
  • Tony Stewart returns to NASCAR, crashes on lap 170

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:53 pm
    They came in campers and camouflage, No. 14 flags affixed to their vehicles, flying in the wind. They drained Papst Blue Ribbon bottles and digested barbeque while waiting for night racing to start, for Tony Stewart, a three-time NASCAR national champion, to emerge, rev his stock car’s engine and re-enter the Sprint Series season’s backstretch Sunday.
  • Belinda Bencic pulls U.S. Open upset; Roger Federer advances

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:52 pm
    Two days after her first victory over a top 10 player, 17-year-old Belinda Bencic of Switzerland scored a second one Sunday night, continuing her remarkable run through the upset-laden women’s draw with an emphatic 7-6 (6), 6-3 victory over No. 9 Jelena Jankovic.
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  • Documentaries look at the push to build Freedom Tower and the legacy of 9/11

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:30 pm
    Two upcoming TV specials argue that it’s time to salute what replaced New York’s Twin Towers, not just focus on what brought them down.
  • 'Houdini,' TV review

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:23 pm
    History channel's “Houdini” could use a little more magic, but thanks to Adrien Brody, gives intriguing dimension to a man who's now mostly myth.
  • Cop shot in leg while chasing man in Brooklyn

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:02 pm
    Officer John Hirschberger, 28, was grazed in the left thigh when 22-year-old Naim Owens opened fire on him on Marcus Garvey Blvd. at Gates Ave. in Bedford-Stuyvesant just before 2:30 a.m., officials said.
  • Tony Stewart returns to NASCAR, crashes on lap 170

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:53 pm
    They came in campers and camouflage, No. 14 flags affixed to their vehicles, flying in the wind. They drained Papst Blue Ribbon bottles and digested barbeque while waiting for night racing to start, for Tony Stewart, a three-time NASCAR national champion, to emerge, rev his stock car’s engine and re-enter the Sprint Series season’s backstretch Sunday.
  • Belinda Bencic pulls U.S. Open upset; Roger Federer advances

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:52 pm
    Two days after her first victory over a top 10 player, 17-year-old Belinda Bencic of Switzerland scored a second one Sunday night, continuing her remarkable run through the upset-laden women’s draw with an emphatic 7-6 (6), 6-3 victory over No. 9 Jelena Jankovic.
 
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  • Documentaries look at the push to build Freedom Tower and the legacy of 9/11

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:30 pm
    Two upcoming TV specials argue that it’s time to salute what replaced New York’s Twin Towers, not just focus on what brought them down.
  • 'Houdini,' TV review

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:23 pm
    History channel's “Houdini” could use a little more magic, but thanks to Adrien Brody, gives intriguing dimension to a man who's now mostly myth.
  • Cop shot in leg while chasing man in Brooklyn

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:02 pm
    Officer John Hirschberger, 28, was grazed in the left thigh when 22-year-old Naim Owens opened fire on him on Marcus Garvey Blvd. at Gates Ave. in Bedford-Stuyvesant just before 2:30 a.m., officials said.
  • Tony Stewart returns to NASCAR, crashes on lap 170

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:53 pm
    They came in campers and camouflage, No. 14 flags affixed to their vehicles, flying in the wind. They drained Papst Blue Ribbon bottles and digested barbeque while waiting for night racing to start, for Tony Stewart, a three-time NASCAR national champion, to emerge, rev his stock car’s engine and re-enter the Sprint Series season’s backstretch Sunday.
  • Belinda Bencic pulls U.S. Open upset; Roger Federer advances

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:52 pm
    Two days after her first victory over a top 10 player, 17-year-old Belinda Bencic of Switzerland scored a second one Sunday night, continuing her remarkable run through the upset-laden women’s draw with an emphatic 7-6 (6), 6-3 victory over No. 9 Jelena Jankovic.
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  • Documentaries look at the push to build Freedom Tower and the legacy of 9/11

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:30 pm
    Two upcoming TV specials argue that it’s time to salute what replaced New York’s Twin Towers, not just focus on what brought them down.
  • 'Houdini,' TV review

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:23 pm
    History channel's “Houdini” could use a little more magic, but thanks to Adrien Brody, gives intriguing dimension to a man who's now mostly myth.
  • Cop shot in leg while chasing man in Brooklyn

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:02 pm
    Officer John Hirschberger, 28, was grazed in the left thigh when 22-year-old Naim Owens opened fire on him on Marcus Garvey Blvd. at Gates Ave. in Bedford-Stuyvesant just before 2:30 a.m., officials said.
  • Tony Stewart returns to NASCAR, crashes on lap 170

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:53 pm
    They came in campers and camouflage, No. 14 flags affixed to their vehicles, flying in the wind. They drained Papst Blue Ribbon bottles and digested barbeque while waiting for night racing to start, for Tony Stewart, a three-time NASCAR national champion, to emerge, rev his stock car’s engine and re-enter the Sprint Series season’s backstretch Sunday.
  • Belinda Bencic pulls U.S. Open upset; Roger Federer advances

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:52 pm
    Two days after her first victory over a top 10 player, 17-year-old Belinda Bencic of Switzerland scored a second one Sunday night, continuing her remarkable run through the upset-laden women’s draw with an emphatic 7-6 (6), 6-3 victory over No. 9 Jelena Jankovic.
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  • Tony Stewart returns to NASCAR, crashes on lap 170

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:53 pm
    They came in campers and camouflage, No. 14 flags affixed to their vehicles, flying in the wind. They drained Papst Blue Ribbon bottles and digested barbeque while waiting for night racing to start, for Tony Stewart, a three-time NASCAR national champion, to emerge, rev his stock car’s engine and re-enter the Sprint Series season’s backstretch Sunday.
  • Belinda Bencic pulls U.S. Open upset; Roger Federer advances

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:52 pm
    The unmistakable sound of cell-phone alert signals rung throughout Arthur Ashe Stadium Sunday before 4:30 p.m. early in the first set of Roger Federer’s third-round 4-6, 6-1, 6-1, 6-1 victory over Marcel Granollers, informing the masses of a flash flood warning that was in effect until 6:15 p.m.
  • Madden: In Derek Jeter's final season, hard to get wild about Yankees chances

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:45 pm
    It has gotten late early for Derek Jeter and the Yankees, probably too late. Yes, with all of September to go, they are very much in play for a wild-card berth, although there aren’t a lot of reasons to believe they can snag it.
  • All eyes on Eli Manning, Ben McAdoo as Giants offense focal point

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:40 pm
    It is the relationship that will define the Giants’ 2014 season and it goes to a new level this week. Sometime on Monday, Eli Manning will enter the Giants’ practice facility, and he’ll sit down with offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo.
  • Vacchiano: Giants got defensive this offseason, and Lions will test them out right away

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:31 pm
    For all the justifiable concern about the miserable summer for the Giants’ offense, it’s been easy to forget what the franchise did during the offseason: Spent a ton of money with a majority of it going to the defense.
 
 
 
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  • Documentaries look at the push to build Freedom Tower and the legacy of 9/11

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:30 pm
    Two upcoming TV specials argue that it’s time to salute what replaced New York’s Twin Towers, not just focus on what brought them down.
  • 'Houdini,' TV review

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:23 pm
    History channel's “Houdini” could use a little more magic, but thanks to Adrien Brody, gives intriguing dimension to a man who's now mostly myth.
  • Cop shot in leg while chasing man in Brooklyn

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:02 pm
    Officer John Hirschberger, 28, was grazed in the left thigh when 22-year-old Naim Owens opened fire on him on Marcus Garvey Blvd. at Gates Ave. in Bedford-Stuyvesant just before 2:30 a.m., officials said.
  • Tony Stewart returns to NASCAR, crashes on lap 170

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:53 pm
    They came in campers and camouflage, No. 14 flags affixed to their vehicles, flying in the wind. They drained Papst Blue Ribbon bottles and digested barbeque while waiting for night racing to start, for Tony Stewart, a three-time NASCAR national champion, to emerge, rev his stock car’s engine and re-enter the Sprint Series season’s backstretch Sunday.
  • Belinda Bencic pulls U.S. Open upset; Roger Federer advances

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:52 pm
    Two days after her first victory over a top 10 player, 17-year-old Belinda Bencic of Switzerland scored a second one Sunday night, continuing her remarkable run through the upset-laden women’s draw with an emphatic 7-6 (6), 6-3 victory over No. 9 Jelena Jankovic.
 
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  • 'Houdini,' TV review

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:23 pm
    History channel's “Houdini” could use a little more magic, but thanks to Adrien Brody, gives intriguing dimension to a man who's now mostly myth.
  • Cop shot in leg while chasing man in Brooklyn

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:02 pm
    Officer John Hirschberger, 28, was grazed in the left thigh when 22-year-old Naim Owens opened fire on him on Marcus Garvey Blvd. at Gates Ave. in Bedford-Stuyvesant just before 2:30 a.m., officials said.
  • Tony Stewart returns to NASCAR, crashes on lap 170

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:53 pm
    They came in campers and camouflage, No. 14 flags affixed to their vehicles, flying in the wind. They drained Papst Blue Ribbon bottles and digested barbeque while waiting for night racing to start, for Tony Stewart, a three-time NASCAR national champion, to emerge, rev his stock car’s engine and re-enter the Sprint Series season’s backstretch Sunday.
  • Belinda Bencic pulls U.S. Open upset; Roger Federer advances

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:52 pm
    Two days after her first victory over a top 10 player, 17-year-old Belinda Bencic of Switzerland scored a second one Sunday night, continuing her remarkable run through the upset-laden women’s draw with an emphatic 7-6 (6), 6-3 victory over No. 9 Jelena Jankovic.
  • Madden: In Derek Jeter's final season, hard to get wild about Yankees chances

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:45 pm
    It has gotten late early for Derek Jeter and the Yankees — probably too late. Yes, with all of September to go, they are very much mathematically in play for a wild-card berth, although there aren’t a lot of reasons to believe they can snag it.
 
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  • 'Houdini,' TV review

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:23 pm
    History channel's “Houdini” could use a little more magic, but thanks to Adrien Brody, gives intriguing dimension to a man who's now mostly myth.
  • Cop shot in leg while chasing man in Brooklyn

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:02 pm
    Officer John Hirschberger, 28, was grazed in the left thigh when 22-year-old Naim Owens opened fire on him on Marcus Garvey Blvd. at Gates Ave. in Bedford-Stuyvesant just before 2:30 a.m., officials said.
  • Tony Stewart returns to NASCAR, crashes on lap 170

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:53 pm
    They came in campers and camouflage, No. 14 flags affixed to their vehicles, flying in the wind. They drained Papst Blue Ribbon bottles and digested barbeque while waiting for night racing to start, for Tony Stewart, a three-time NASCAR national champion, to emerge, rev his stock car’s engine and re-enter the Sprint Series season’s backstretch Sunday.
  • Belinda Bencic pulls U.S. Open upset; Roger Federer advances

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:52 pm
    Two days after her first victory over a top 10 player, 17-year-old Belinda Bencic of Switzerland scored a second one Sunday night, continuing her remarkable run through the upset-laden women’s draw with an emphatic 7-6 (6), 6-3 victory over No. 9 Jelena Jankovic.
  • Madden: In Derek Jeter's final season, hard to get wild about Yankees chances

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:45 pm
    It has gotten late early for Derek Jeter and the Yankees — probably too late. Yes, with all of September to go, they are very much mathematically in play for a wild-card berth, although there aren’t a lot of reasons to believe they can snag it.
 
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  • Joan Rivers being brought out of coma as family considers lawsuit: sources

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:05 pm
    Joan Rivers’ daughter is keeping her “fingers crossed” for a miracle to bring the 81-year-old comedic legend back from the brink — even as the family considers legal action over the botched procedure that caused her collapse. Doctors began lifting the feisty funny lady from her medically induced coma Sunday at Mount Sinai Hospital as Melissa Rivers, her only child, waited to see how the legendary comic will respond.
  • Todd English, celebrity chef, arrested for DWI in Long Island

    31 Aug 2014 | 8:43 pm
    Celebrity chef Todd English, 54, was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated in Long Island early Sunday, police said.
  • Jennifer Lawrence, other celebrities have nude photos leaked on Internet

    31 Aug 2014 | 8:38 pm
    Up to 60 photos appearing to be of Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence in the nude have been leaked on the Internet, the result of a massive celebrity hacking campaign. The snapshots first appeared on the online message board 4chan and appear to show the “Hunger Games” star in various stages of undress.
  • Joan Rivers on life support as daughter keeps 'fingers crossed'

    31 Aug 2014 | 5:58 pm
    Refusing to buckle to her worst fears, Joan Rivers’ daughter is keeping her “fingers crossed” that a miracle will bring the 81-year-old comedic legend back from the brink of death. The feisty funny lady was being brought out of a medically-induced coma Sunday at Mount Sinai Hospital as her only child waited with bated breath on how she will respond. “The waking-up process has begun and will take until Tuesday,” a source close to the family told the Daily News. “There is real concern that the part of the brain that controls motor skills may have been compromised leaving her as…
  • Joan Rivers on life support: Celebs rally for her recovery

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:33 am
    As Joan Rivers remains on life support, several celebrities she's touched over her illustrious career are rallying for her to recover.
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  • Documentaries look at the push to build Freedom Tower and the legacy of 9/11

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:30 pm
    Two upcoming TV specials argue that it’s time to salute what replaced New York’s Twin Towers, not just focus on what brought them down.
  • 'Houdini,' TV review

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:23 pm
    History channel's “Houdini” could use a little more magic, but thanks to Adrien Brody, gives intriguing dimension to a man who's now mostly myth.
  • Cop shot in leg while chasing man in Brooklyn

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:02 pm
    Officer John Hirschberger, 28, was grazed in the left thigh when 22-year-old Naim Owens opened fire on him on Marcus Garvey Blvd. at Gates Ave. in Bedford-Stuyvesant just before 2:30 a.m., officials said.
  • Tony Stewart returns to NASCAR, crashes on lap 170

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:53 pm
    They came in campers and camouflage, No. 14 flags affixed to their vehicles, flying in the wind. They drained Papst Blue Ribbon bottles and digested barbeque while waiting for night racing to start, for Tony Stewart, a three-time NASCAR national champion, to emerge, rev his stock car’s engine and re-enter the Sprint Series season’s backstretch Sunday.
  • Belinda Bencic pulls U.S. Open upset; Roger Federer advances

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:52 pm
    Two days after her first victory over a top 10 player, 17-year-old Belinda Bencic of Switzerland scored a second one Sunday night, continuing her remarkable run through the upset-laden women’s draw with an emphatic 7-6 (6), 6-3 victory over No. 9 Jelena Jankovic.
 
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  • Joan Rivers being brought out of coma as family considers lawsuit: sources

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:05 pm
    Joan Rivers’ daughter is keeping her “fingers crossed” for a miracle to bring the 81-year-old comedic legend back from the brink — even as the family considers legal action over the botched procedure that caused her collapse. Doctors began lifting the feisty funny lady from her medically induced coma Sunday at Mount Sinai Hospital as Melissa Rivers, her only child, waited to see how the legendary comic will respond.
  • Taylor Swift joins season 7 of 'The Voice' as celeb adviser

    31 Aug 2014 | 12:44 pm
    Taylor Swift's voice has been heard around the globe. Now, the 24-year-old singer will share her musical expertise as a celebrity adviser on season 7 of "The Voice," Us Weekly reports.
  • Kathy Wakile pens a new dessert cookbook

    30 Aug 2014 | 11:00 pm
    While Kathy Wakile of “The Real Housewives of New Jersey” readies for the release of her first cookbook, her cousin and castmate Teresa Giudice has less to celebrate this weekend.
  • Adrien Brody portrays Harry Houdini in History Channel miniseries

    30 Aug 2014 | 11:00 pm
    Early in Adrien Brody’s career, he was shooting a movie in Prague. One character in the film had to jump off Prague’s famous Charles Bridge, a long 14th century stone span whose surface sits approximately 43 feet above the Vitava River.
  • New book details Bill Cosby’s road to success amid personal tragedy

    30 Aug 2014 | 9:11 pm
    A new Bill Cosby biography, written with the comic’s cooperation, provides an in-depth look at the triumphs and tragedies of a man who has kept America laughing for decades.
 
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  • Made in America Festival rocks Los Angeles

    31 Aug 2014 | 11:04 am
    A group of sexy dancers backed Iggy Azalea as Rita Ora joined her on stage. Kendrick Lamar shared the spotlight with label-mate Schoolboy Q during his set.
  • 'The Secret Place' by Tana French: Book review

    30 Aug 2014 | 11:00 pm
    There’s an ethereal quality to Tana French’s seductive new mystery, “The Secret Place,” even in the midst of the gritty class warfare that has become a hallmark of her series set in the Dublin murder squad. By Tana French (Viking) There’s an ethereal quality to Tana French’s seductive new mystery, “The Secret Place,” even in the midst of the gritty class warfare that has become a hallmark of her series set in the Dublin murder squad.
  • Jethro Tull bassist Glenn Cornick dies

    30 Aug 2014 | 11:43 am
    Glenn Cornick, the original bass player in the rock band Jethro Tull, died of congestive heart failure at his home in Hilo, Hawaii, on Thursday.
  • Rappers record ‘Don’t Shoot’ as Michael Brown tribute song

    29 Aug 2014 | 1:40 pm
    Rappers are making their voices heard in song and on the ground in Ferguson, Missouri, in the wake of Michael Brown's shooting death, channeling hip-hop's earlier roots when the genre worked as a voice for the oppressed and spoke out against injustice.
  • Americans are mad for music festivals: study

    28 Aug 2014 | 11:09 am
    When it comes to music, fans sure love their festivals. At least that’s the finding of a new study by Eventbrite, an online ticketing and registration platform for live music.
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  • Stress fractures are one of the dangers of playing sports

    30 Aug 2014 | 11:00 pm
    THE SPECIALIST: An associate professor at Mount Sinai, Dr. Alexis Colvin is an orthopedic surgeon who sees patients of all ages, primarily for sports injuries. As the Chief Medical Officer for the U.S. Tennis Association, she will also be providing care to the tennis greats at the U. S. Open this week. An associate professor at Mount Sinai, Dr.
  • Trading work for workouts is a smart move

    30 Aug 2014 | 11:00 pm
    Can’t afford that pricey boutique gym class? No sweat. You can pay your way in to a number of New York studios by joining their cleanup crew.
  • Texas grandpa drenches baby in Ice Bucket Challenge

    30 Aug 2014 | 10:22 am
    A baby being doused in an Ice Bucket Challenge video has created a family furor in Texas. After a grandpa drenched his 10-month-old granddaughter as part of his challenge, the baby’s father went ballistic.
  • Ebola kills 5 researchers before outbreak study published

    30 Aug 2014 | 9:15 am
    All five of the deceased co-authors worked at a Sierra Leone hospital. The study, led by a team at Harvard University, found that Ebola has mutated over the course of the outbreak.
  • What testing did Joan Rivers need?

    29 Aug 2014 | 3:10 pm
    Even though she is 81 years old, Joan Rivers may not have needed much more presurgical testing than a younger person before the procedure that caused her to go into cardiac arrest Thursday.
 
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  • Documentaries look at the push to build Freedom Tower and the legacy of 9/11

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:30 pm
    Two upcoming TV specials argue that it’s time to salute what replaced New York’s Twin Towers, not just focus on what brought them down.
  • 'Houdini,' TV review

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:23 pm
    History channel's “Houdini” could use a little more magic, but thanks to Adrien Brody, gives intriguing dimension to a man who's now mostly myth.
  • Cop shot in leg while chasing man in Brooklyn

    31 Aug 2014 | 10:02 pm
    Officer John Hirschberger, 28, was grazed in the left thigh when 22-year-old Naim Owens opened fire on him on Marcus Garvey Blvd. at Gates Ave. in Bedford-Stuyvesant just before 2:30 a.m., officials said.
  • Tony Stewart returns to NASCAR, crashes on lap 170

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:53 pm
    They came in campers and camouflage, No. 14 flags affixed to their vehicles, flying in the wind. They drained Papst Blue Ribbon bottles and digested barbeque while waiting for night racing to start, for Tony Stewart, a three-time NASCAR national champion, to emerge, rev his stock car’s engine and re-enter the Sprint Series season’s backstretch Sunday.
  • Belinda Bencic pulls U.S. Open upset; Roger Federer advances

    31 Aug 2014 | 9:52 pm
    Two days after her first victory over a top 10 player, 17-year-old Belinda Bencic of Switzerland scored a second one Sunday night, continuing her remarkable run through the upset-laden women’s draw with an emphatic 7-6 (6), 6-3 victory over No. 9 Jelena Jankovic.
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