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1 hr ago | River Hills
A symposium on Jewish Latin American writers, featuring Chilean-American poet, essayist, fiction writer, and activist Marjorie Agosn; Cuban-born and internationally recognized poet Jos Kozer; and award-winning translator and scholar Steve Sadow, will be held on October 23, 2013 in the UWM Student Union and the Golda Meir Library.
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A new study published in The Journal of Human Resources suggests that retirement is good for your health.
6 hrs ago | The Salinas Californian
Employing heavy law enforcement to break a pattern of gang violence is often comparable to using chemotherapy as a remedy for cancer, according to David Kennedy.
11 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz
New York City emergency responders search through the rubble at the site of a building explosion in the Harlem section of New York.
15 hrs ago | The New York Observer
Let's reverse the usual trajectory "from the sublime to the ridiculous" and try going from the ridiculous to the sublime-or as close as we can get.
19 hrs ago | The News-Star
Temple B'nai Israel in Monroe welcomes Cantor Jerome Berkowitz for a special program, "Purim, A Celebration in Word and Song," at 7:30 p.m. Saturday.
Jan Hayden, chair of the board of directors of Board of Child Care , announced today that Thomas L. Curcio will retire as president and CEO, effective July 2014.
While El Diario La Prensa , the venerable 101-year-old Spanish-language newspaper, has reportedly grappled with shrinking circulation and internal strife, the self-proclaimed "champion of the Hispanics" is having a small renaissance at City Hall.
"My personal philosophy is that you make art to experience emotions that you don't have the luxury of experiencing in real life," says clarinetist and composer Kinan Azmeh .
Top Lying Myths Maria Hartwig, associate professor of psychology at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York, says there is no relationship whatsoever between "giveaways," such as someone who won't look you in the eye, appears nervous, fidgets or contradicts himself, and not telling the truth.
The death toll has risen to seven as rescue workers continue to search through the rubble left when a massive gas explosion in East Harlem decimated two five-storey apartment buildings.
NEW YORK - Rescue workers using dogs and thermal-detection gear to search rubble for more victims of a gas explosion found an eighth body today while investigators tried to pinpoint the leak and determine whether it had anything to do with the city's aging gas and water mains, some from the 1800s.
Peter Blum has announced the exhibition Esther Kls: Palomar, which opens on March 20th at 20 West 57th Street, New York.
Two women who died when an explosion flattened two buildings in New York City's East Harlem neighbourhood were remembered Thursday as active, well-loved members of their church.
Harry Blumenfeld and Martin Falzack, East Hampton residents for over 50 years, were married at City Hall in Manhattan on March 4. Mr. Blumenfeld, 86, and Mr. Falzack, 80, were introduced at a dinner party in New York about 60 years ago, when Mr. Blumenfeld had just graduated from Brooklyn College and Mr. Falzack was still a student.
Welcome to Throwback Thursday, a weekly photo feature in which we sift 116 years of Forward history to find snapshots of women's lives.
Six people were confirmed dead but several others were still missing today after gas explosion devastated two buildings in New York.