| May 2, 2012
| 4:36 AM
Well, that was as close to a surprise elimination as we’ve seen this “Dancing With the Stars” season. Ultimately, “Family Matters” star and erstwhile Steve Urkel, Jaleel White, and his pro partner Kym Johnson were ousted...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 5:48 AM
It's a deal sealed in cement. The city has overcome its final hurdle to move forward with a plan to replace a stretch of Coney Island's fabled boardwalk with recycled plastic and concrete molded to look like wood.
An almost four-hour public hearing by...
| Mar 25, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Seeking information about antiques and collectibles sometimes can be difficult because so many terms have more than one meaning. A "davenport" in England is a type of small desk. In the United States, it is a sofa. An ad may offer a "Duncan Phyfe" table....
| Apr 2, 2012
Angelina Favuzza, Christie Livoti, Joey Lynn Tekulve and Valona Saka of Oxygen's newest reality show "Brooklyn 11223" stopped by to talk about the drama we can expect this season.
Oxygen takes viewers to the close-knit Brooklyn community of Bay Ridge,...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 1:21 PM
1) Rein's New York-Style Deli
You can find 39 different sandwiches on Rein’s menu. That’s right, 39 different freakin’ types of great deli-style sandwiches, from tongue (they recommend trying a little Swiss cheese or chopped liver...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 1:46 PM
You've seen the Polar Plunges before, right? You know, usually on New Year's Day, a group of people jump into icy ocean waters as a way of welcoming in the new year, thus attracting lots of media attention.
The tradition goes back to 1903, when Bernarr...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 8:30 AM
The first volleys of the next roller coaster revolution have been fired in the forested Idaho panhandle, the emerging epicenter of thrill ride innovation.
Located in the small town of Hayden, Idaho, Rocky Mountain Construction has burst onto the ride...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 9:00 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — Waves splashed over the sea walls at the southern tip of Manhattan, already at Hurricane Irene levels Monday hours before the worst of a mammoth storm was to hit the nation's largest city with a wall of water that could reach 11...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 11:40 AM
Horse show jumping is a longtime Olympics sport, but for the last 10 years, equestrians have been performing in “horseless” show jumping, in which horse courses are run by “riders” on foot (who, by the way, do not straddle...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 9:45 PM
Historic Hurricane Sandy slammed the tri-state area Monday, leaving millions without power in the region, the lower Manhattan skyline darkened, sea water rushing into subway and car tunnels, and Hudson River water spilling deep into Manhattan streets.
| May 17, 2012
| 7:49 AM
The Wildlife Conservation Society’s New York Aquarium is looking for aquatic animal lovers to join its team of dedicated docents.
The aquarium’s docent program is made possible in part through partnership with National Grid – as part...
| May 22, 2012
| 10:54 AM
A 15-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with a string of attacks where as many as three victims were struck by darts in Brooklyn, officials said.
According to authorities, the attacks all happened in the Bath Beach section on Sunday.