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Police in Peru say they nabbed one of the world's top scam artists on Wednesday when they arrested a securities broker whose alleged crimes earned him a spot on the FBI's most wanted list.
Victor Mooney , Executive Director and Founder of New York based South African Arts International has announced that " the Spirit of Malabo ", a twenty-four foot custom rowboat built in Brazil will be dedicated to the late Nelson Mandela during a five-thousand mile transatlantic row.
An interior room at Gracie Mansion, the mayor's official residence, in New York.
The first time I ever heard of Buck Angel was in 2007, when I was interim editor-in-chief of an alt-weekly, the New York Press.
Producers of the hit British import "Matilda the Musical" have tapped Paige Brady, Gabriella Pizzolo, Ripley Sobo, and Ava Ulloa as the next group who will rotate playing the telekinetic heroine at the Shubert Theatre.
Director David O. Russell travels back to the 1970s with its blaring disco music, garish clothes and big hair in "American Hustle," a tale about reinvention, love and survival featuring con-artists, mobsters and an FBI sting operation.
"She shares a crowded, mouse-infested room with her parents and seven siblings, who sleep doubled up on torn mattresses."
The victim, Taj Patterson, told the New York Daily News that he was physically and verbally assaulted by about a dozen Hasidic Jews in Brooklyn's Williamsburg neighborhood after a night out with friends.
Roger Angell, a senior editor at The New Yorker magazine, was named Tuesday as the recipient of the J.G. Taylor Spink Award.
The generous "mystery" tipper who has been leaving waiters across the country thousands of dollars in "Tips for Jesus" - and stamped with the @tipsforjesus handle - was identified by a New York City waiter as Jack Selby, former PayPal vice president.
One of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's tax commissions is expected to release its report as early as Tuesday.
The High Line in New York has essentially been a tourist spot. But now the area is being ransacked by a new species of cockroach hailing from Asia.
Simon Rattle conducts the Berlin Philharmonic, which will perform Bach's 'St. Matthew Passion' at the Park Avenue Armory next year.
Earlier today at the federal courthouse in Central Islip, New York, Heriberto Martinez, also known as "Boxer," the former leader of the Coronados clique of La Mara Salvatrucha, also known as the MS-13 street gang, was sentenced to life in prison.
Underscoring deeply conflicted characters, who are on a mission to reconceive their unsatisfying circumstances, has become director David O. Russell's sweet spot.
In its story on Friday reporting that Mayor Bill de Blasio had selected William Bratton to head the NYPD, the New York Times noted that Bratton's "biggest challenge" would be "keeping crime at historic lows -- just more than 300 murders so far this year."