| Apr 15, 2012
NEW YORK — As you may have heard, the Titanic never reached New York. But about 700 of its passengers and crew did get here on the night of April 18, 1912, three days after the sinking. In fact, their arrival drew a crowd of thousands to the...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 5:24 PM
In 2006, Jake Finkbonner was almost killed by a flesh-eating bacteria. Doctors thought he would not make it. But he did make it. Now Pope Benedict XVI has decreed Jake's survival a miracle, according to the Bellingham Herald.
Jake, who is now a sixth-...
| Dec 25, 2011
| 5:02 PM
Each year, the president of the Tournament of Roses Assn. selects a prominent public figure to personify the event’s chosen theme as its honorary Grand Marshal. The Grand Marshal rides at the front of the Rose Parade and tosses the coin before the...
| Jan 1, 2012
| 2:06 PM
Some New Jersey motorists got the shock of their lives this morning at toll booths.
The second phase of a 2008-approved toll increase kicked in Sunday at 6 a.m.
On the New Jersey Turnpike, tolls went from $2.20 to $3.30, a 53 percent hike; and on the...
| Jan 3, 2012
Congressional budget-cutters are not being kind to Amtrak this year, and the outlook is pretty grim. Whatever your view on the relative benefits of spending cuts and tax increases, you can expect the Amtrak system to face budget paring that will almost...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 6:36 AM
Democratic leaders in Trenton are expected to hold a news conference later Monday to reintroduce a bill legalizing same-sex marriage in New Jersey.
The same-sex marriage measure failed two years ago when a key democrat in New Jersey abstained from...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 9:18 PM
Two organizations in the area are joining forces this month in an effort to encourage reading among children.
Art Works and The Learning Lamp are to present "Best of Breed," a three-artist exhibition, in conjunction with the 4th Annual Children's Book...
| Jan 13, 2012
Each week we tell viewers what they can get for free. This week's free list: 1) 6 Month Free Dating Site Membership 2) Rent-Free Apartment for a Year
EliteMate.com has become the nation's premier, picture personal website, offering the opportunity to...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 6:48 AM
A woman was pulled out of the Hudson River Thursday morning after the car she was driving spun out of control and veered off into the Hudson River.
According to officials the incident happened near the 96th Street exit some time after 10:00 a.m. It...
| Jan 13, 2012
A woman was pulled out of the Hudson River Thursday morning after the car she was driving spun out of control and veered off into the Hudson River yesterday. Today we spoke to the hero NYPD Detectives Darren McNamara and Anthony Selvaggi who saved her...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 4:29 PM
SOLANA BEACH, Calif. - Grace Van der Byl's husband, Neil, could not contain his excitement as she finished up the last couple yards of her world-record swim Friday.
Neil, paddling alongside 34-year-old Van der Byl in a kayak, blew on a vuvuzela as she...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 5:09 PM
We hear about it more and more. Birds flying into airplane engines, which is exactly what U.S. Senator Kristen Gillibrand is trying to end.
Two emergency landings in one week and three years after Captain Chesley Sullenberger made that unforgettable...