| May 19, 2012
| 5:27 AM
Blind Chinese activist leaves Beijing hospital, prepares to depart for the United States
BEIJING (AP) — A blind Chinese activist whose escape from a rural village set off a diplomatic tussle between Beijing and Washington was hurriedly taken from a...
| May 19, 2012
| 7:15 PM
BEDFORD, New York (Reuters) - Mary Kennedy, the estranged wife of Robert F. Kennedy Jr. who died in an apparent suicide earlier this week, was recalled Saturday as an "angel" who was ultimately overwhelmed by a lengthy fight with depression.
| May 19, 2012
| 9:36 PM
It was the wake that almost wasn't. RFK, Jr. had to get a court order to get his estranged wife's body released to him, and not his in-laws.
Kennedys are known as much for their public service as they are for their public struggles, and Mary Kennedy...
| May 21, 2012
| 7:53 PM
Mary Kennedy was remembered lovingly at a private service this afternoon.
It was Mary Richardson Kennedy's siblings turn to say good bye to their sister Monday at the Standard Hotel in Manhattan's meatpacking district, it was an intimate gathering of...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 2:30 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Saturday the U.S. Department Of Defense in conjunction with the National Guard has establish emergency mobile fuel stations around the city, according to the Associated Press.
Free gasoline is being rationed out to emergency...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 5:53 AM
CHARLESTON, S.C. -- It's official for Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively -- the secretive couple, who have been dating since 2011, tied the knot on Sunday evening.
According to People, the pair tied the knot at Boone Hall Plantation in Mt. Pleasant, S.C....
| Jun 7, 2012
| 2:55 PM
A Rikers Island correctional officer, employee and inmate are charged with conspiracy to rob a drug dealer, according to a month-long investigation.
The Drug Enforcement Task Force announced Thursday that a special task force named the REDRUM unit seized...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 3:30 PM
Are revelations about the estrangement of Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. from Mary Richardson Kennedy, his wife, a shocking look into a strained marriage in which the son of the famed senator was the victim of abuse at her hands? Or is it a case of eyebrow-...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 1:05 AM
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - On Wednesday Ross Nelson trudged outside at 3 in the morning to check the temperature in his apple orchard. He went back out at 6, and again at 7. And then he got a call.
A customer was worried about the cold weather's effect on...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 10:25 AM
Mothers of Bedford
March 17, 6:30 p.m., $5-$10, Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge Ave., Ridgefield, (203) 438-5795, ridgefieldplayhouse.org
Women are the most rapidly growing population behind bars in the U.S., and 80 percent of those women...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 8:39 AM
A New York man has been charged with sending sexually explicit messages to a person who he believed to be a young Bedford County girl.
Moses Kahn of Forest Hills, N.Y., has been charged with 13 counts of using a communications system to “...
| Feb 24, 2013
Tom Kitt remembers seeing punk-pop group Green Day for the first time. He was a student at New York's Columbia University in the '90s and saw them in concert on MTV.
"I just knew they were special," he says over a lunch interview in Manhattan recently....