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'Dear Evan Hansen,' 'Hello, Dolly!' and 'Oslo' are big winners at 2017 Tony Awards
"Dear Evan Hansen" was the big winner at the 2017 Tony Awards , broadcast live from New York's Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, walking off with awards for best musical and lead actor as well as actress nods for Ben Platt and Rachel Bay Jones. "Dear Evan Hansen" finished with six out of its nine
2016 Critics' Choice Awards: 'People v. OJ Simpson' Leads Nominations
The TV nominations are out for the 22nd Annual Critics’ Choice Awards, and "The People v. O.J. Simpson" earned six, making it the overall leader. The nominations from the Broadcast Television Journalists Association were announced this morning by Entertainment Weekly. HBO was the network that
The Truth About Dianne Wiest's New York Apartment Drama
Despite what you might have read, a representative for Dianne Wiest said the two-time Oscar winner is not moving out of her New York City apartment for lack of rent money. Wiest quipped to the New York Times that she had been offered so few roles in recent years that she was going to have to move
New York Mayor Joins with Big Donors in Bid for 2016 Convention
It may only be 2014, but big corporate money and politics are already at work in a bid to secure the 2016 Democratic convention for Brooklyn, with New York’s Mayor Bill de Blasio literally rolling out a red carpet for DNC officials at New York’s Penn Station. Republicans have already chosen
Jesse Tyler Ferguson Discovers Dark Allegation in Family's Past
Jesse Tyler Ferguson is the latest celebrity to make a dark discovery about his family’s past, courtesy of the TLC show “Who Do You Think You Are?” The “Modern Family” star learned early in his exploration into his family’s history that his great-grandfather, on his father’s...
Cynthia Nixon Shocked to Learn Her Ancestor Was an Axe Murderer
The one about having an axe murderer in the family turns out to be no joke for Cynthia Nixon. The “Sex And The City” star discovered that her great-great-great grandmother, Martha Curnutt, killed her abusive husband, Noah Casto, with an axe in 1840s Missouri. The...
Ten Surprising Things About New York City's Mayor-Elect Bill de Blasio
After winning by a landslide on Tuesday , Bill de Blasio will soon be the mayor of the Big Apple. De Blasio's ascent to the mayor's office came after his surprising win in the Democratic primary followed by Tuesday's trouncing of his Republican challenger, Joe Lhota. New Yorkers have already had
Celebrities Who Battled Breast Cancer
Here are all the details about how 10 famous women fought breast cancer while being in the public eye. Read about how they were diagnosed, which treatment they chose, and what they're doing now. 24 Ways to Help a Friend with Breast Cancer Cynthia Nixon (diagnosed 2006 at 40) At first, Sex and the
ABC NEWS GOES PINK TO EMPOWER AMERICANS IN THE FIGHT AGAINST BREAST CANCER
Unprecedented Day of Network Reporting Across All ABC News Platforms on Tuesday, October 1, 2013 One in eight women in her lifetime will get breast cancer. Getting mammograms as recommended lowers the risk of dying from breast cancer by more than 16%. More than 80% of...
New York Mayoral Race's Comeback Kid Is de Blasio, Not Weiner
The man who might be the next mayor of New York City is someone most people have never heard of. Less than two months ago, New York City Public Advocate Bill de Blasio was struggling to get to 20 percent among Democratic primary voters. He even trailed the guy everyone did know: disgraced former