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A train passes by the scene of repair efforts at the site of a train derailment in the Bronx borough of New York, Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013.
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This 2012 photo released by the American Museum of Natural History in New York shows a diorama at the museum depicting American bison and pronghorn antelope, created in 1942.
Amy Adams, Bradley Cooper, Jeremy Renner, Christian Bale and Jennifer Lawrence in Columbia Pictures' 'American Hustle.'
The icon announced Tuesday that he'll perform a residency at the famed NYC venue once a month for as many months as New Yorkers demand.
When Natalia Kossman walked into EVR nightclub around 10 on a Friday night last month for a friend's 30th birthday bash, she was expecting a bouncer - but not one who shills for a charity.
While Oxford University Press, the British publisher of the Oxford dictionaries, declared those little smartphone self-portraits its winner last month, the folks at Merriam-Webster announced "science" on Tuesday.
New York Live Arts will present the second annual Lang Dance Fall Performance at New York Live Arts, December 13 & 14 at 7:30pm.
This undated photo provided by de Ramon Crush PC shows Donna L. Smith, a paralegal who was one of four people who died Sunday morning, Dec. 1, 2013, when the Metro-North commuter train she was riding derailed on a curve in Copyright 2013 The Associated Press.
The sites and sounds of the NYC subway are well known to the 4.3 million people who ride it every day.
Victims of a New York City train crash that killed four people and injured 63 have been named, as investigators probe the cause of the derailment.
Search and rescue teams work at the scene of Sunday's passenger train crash in the Bronx.
It may have been an election off-year, but that didn't stifle the creativity of political ad-makers in 2013.
This American version of Park Chan-Wook's Korean thriller is Spike Lee's most exciting movie since "Inside Man"-not a masterpiece by any stretch, but a lively The makers of "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" have good intentions, but they don't effectively dramatize what they think makes their subject great.
A suburban New York train has derailed, killing at least four people and injuring 63, including 11 critically, when all seven cars of a Metro-North train ran off the tracks on a curved section of the line.
On Sunday, December 1, World AIDS Day, Housing Works, GMHC, ACRIA, ACT-UP New York, and an estimated 1,000 members of the New York HIV/AIDS community will converge on Times Square to commemorate the 25th annual World AIDS Day and declare that now is the time to end AIDS, which is at epidemic proportions in New York State.