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  1. Barbra Streisand to launch 9-city summer concert tourRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | WBNS

    Her manager said Monday the entertainer will appear at arenas across the country, performing songs from her six-decade career. Marty Erlichman also said Streisand is releasing a new album later this year and she'll include tracks from it in her summer run.


  2. Man indicted in fatal shooting of former Buckeye Will SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | WBNS

    A business owner and semiprofessional football player was indicted Thursday on a second-degree murder charge in the shooting death of retired New Orleans Saints' defensive end and former Ohio State Buckeye Will Smith. Cardell Hayes was also indicted on a charge of attempted murder because police say he wounded Smith's wife after they got into a dispute when Hayes's Hummer hit Smith's Mercedes SUV from behind on April 9. Smith's wife was in the passenger seat at the time.


  3. 10 Things to Know for MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | WBNS

    The quake - the strongest to hit the country in decades - is centered on fishing ports and tourist beaches along the Pacific Coast. Staten Island, New York's self-proclaimed "forgotten borough," is a hidden bastion of Republicanism in one of the nation's most liberal cities.


  4. Man mulling plea deal in Newtown victim harassment caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | WBNS

    A man accused of harassing relatives of a teacher killed in the Newtown school massacre is set to return to court to disclose whether he will accept a plea deal or go to trial. Matthew Mills, of Brooklyn, New York, is accused of approaching a sister of slain Sandy Hook Elementary School teacher Victoria Soto in November and angrily claiming the shootings never took place.


  5. Ohio State to honor Will Smith at spring gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | WBNS

    Ohio State has announced the university will honor former Buckeye and NFL player Will Smith before the spring game Saturday. Smith, a native of Queens, New York, was the leader of a defensive line and a defense that powered Ohio State to the 2002 college football national championship, the school's first national title in football in 34 years.


  6. FDNY: 1 Dead, 2 Seriously Hurt In Manhattan Crane CollapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | WBNS

    One person died and two others were seriously injured when a crane collapsed in Lower Manhattan during a snow squall Thursday, smashing the roofs of parked cars as it crashed onto the street, authorities said. The collapsed red boom of the mobile crane landed across an intersection and stretched much of a block after the accident, which occurred around 8:25 a.m. in the Tribeca neighborhood, about 10 blocks north of the World Trade Center.


  7. As Bloomberg weighs White House run, Iowa voters ask, 'Who?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2016 | WBNS

    Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's latest flirtation with a White House run has set the political world aflutter. Bloomberg's standing with politically savvy Iowans underscores one of his biggest challenges if he were to make a late entrance into the race.


  8. Inspired by reality, 'Division' takes on interactive terrorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | WBNS

    At the beginning of "Tom Clancy's The Division," players portraying top-secret operatives are dropped from a helicopter into a rendition of New York City that's been crippled by a terrorist attack. Central Park is a mass graveyard.


  9. Irishman sentenced to prison for rhinoceros horn traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | WBNS

    An Irishman has been sentenced to one year in federal prison after pleading guilty in Texas to illegal trafficking in rhinoceros horns. Patrick Sheridan was arrested in January 2015 in Holyhead, Wales, on an indictment returned in May 2014 by a federal grand jury in Waco.


  10. Bono, Biden, Cyrus celebrate fight against AIDS at concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | WBNS

    At an all-star event honoring the nonprofits ONE and , co-founder Bono wanted to make one thing clear: "This is not a charity concert." Instead, the U2 frontman wanted to celebrate the achievements in the fight against AIDS with the help of Miley Cyrus, Vice President Joe Biden, Sting and Stephen Colbert on Tuesday, which was Worlds AIDS Day.


  11. Report: SEALs drowned while practicing holding their breathRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | WBNS

    Navy documents say that two SEALs who drowned in a Virginia training pool were practicing holding their breath underwater after being told not to do so by the facility's manager. The Virginian-Pilot reports that it obtained the documents through a Freedom of Information Act request.


  12. Career Bus Thief Arrested For 30th TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | WBNS

    A man with a fascination for buses and trains since childhood, is adding to his rap sheet of arrests for stealing them. Darius McCollum, 50, was arrested in Brooklyn, New York on Wednesday, after police said he stole a Greyhound bus.


  13. Jokes about New York mayor abound at annual charity dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | WBNS

    Jokes about New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's habitual lateness and ongoing feud with Gov. Andrew Cuomo have taken center stage at an annual charity dinner. Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg took jabs at de Blasio on Tuesday at the Alfred E. Smith Memorial Dinner, named for the former governor and presidential candidate.


  14. Sanders spends $2M on 1st ad campaign in Iowa, New HampshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2015 | WBNS

    Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is spending $2 million on his first television ad campaign in Iowa and New Hampshire, casting himself as a longtime fighter against injustice and inequality. The ad traces Sanders' humble upbringing in Brooklyn, New York, and notes that he attended Dr. Martin Luther King's March on Washington in 1963.


  15. Bernie Sanders to appear on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | WBNS

    Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders will be a guest on Jimmy Kimmel's late-night show, airing this week from Brooklyn, New York. The U.S. senator from Vermont is becoming quite the TV star.


  16. Nick Jonas, Rick Ross, Meek Mill added to Tidal concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2015 | WBNS

    Nick Jonas and rappers Rick Ross, Meek Mill and French Montana have been added to the Tidal X concert in October, concert organizers announced Friday. Previously announced artists include Tidal-owners Beyonce and Jay-Z, as well as Prince, Nicki Minaj, Usher, Lil Wayne, Damian Marley, Thomas Rhett.


  17. FDNY: 12 injured when bus crashes into Queens homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 | WBNS

    Fire officials say a dozen people were injured when a New York City transit bus crashed into a home in Queens. A spokeswoman for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority says the bus was traveling down Guy R. Brewer Boulevard when it collided with a car traveling the opposite direction.


  18. Nicki Minaj gets TV sitcom; 50 Cent inks new Starz dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | WBNS

    ABC Family said Tuesday that Minaj will executive produce and appear in a new scripted comedy series for the cable channel. The sitcom will be based on her family's move from Trinidad to the United States and Minaj's development as an artist growing up in Queens, New York, the channel said.


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