Welcome to the Punch 2.5 stars Directed by Eran Creevy Starring James McAvoy, Mark Strong, Andrea Risenborough Not Rated
Not long ago, "Saturday Night Live" produced a digital short called "Don' You Go Rounin Reoun to Re Ro," a parody of the thickly accented, hyper-serious genre of British crime flicks, everything from "The Long Good Friday" to "Sexy Beast"...Read more »
Robin Barrie Kaiden, MS, RD, CDN and CSSD is a licensed registered dietitian and personal trainer. She has a private practice in Manhattan and appears regularly in the media. She received her B.S. and M.S. degrees in nutrition and exercise science from Cornell and Columbia.
I exercise a couple of times a week, and eat fairly well. Is it possible for me to lose weight? Yes, of course it is...Read more »
Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said he's very concerned about the city's potential independent watchdog for the NYPD.
Speaking for the first time about the proposed police inspector general bill at an unrelated news conference in Central Park Tuesday, Kelly echoed Mayor Michael Bloomberg's opposition to the plan.
"Putting in another layer of so-called supervision or monitoring can ultimately...Read more »
One of the city's oldest and most active police station houses reopened Tuesday with a 21st century makeover.
The NYPD's Central Park Precinct now boasts modern offices, new computers and a design that honors the landmarked building's history. Mayor Michael Bloomberg said the five-year project reflected the hard work the NYPD has done over the last decade to keep the park's 40 million annual...Read more »
The clock’s ticking toward April 15, and after the country survived the “fiscal cliff,” many filers are scratching their heads while trying to navigate some subtle changes in the tax system.
Most of the new provisions don’t take effect until the next tax season, which covers 2013, but others that were set to expire were extended by the new tax law for 2012.
Here are some of the deductions...Read more »
Justin Bieber could make Lindsay Lohan proud with the headlines he’s making.
A California man has alleged that the teen heartthrob assaulted him Tuesday after an argument over the sounds of a Ferrari delivered to the singer’s house racing around the streets, TMZ reported.
The 9 a.m. verbal blowout between the two on Bieber’s Calabasas, Calif., property allegedly resulted in threats and...Read more »
Supreme Court justices signaled a reluctance Tuesday to rule broadly on the fundamental right to marriage for gays and lesbians, suggesting a potentially anti-climactic outcome in the first of two related cases before the high court.
As sign-waving demonstrators massed outside, the court completed an hour and 20 minutes of oral argument on whether to let stand a California ban on same-sex...Read more »
Chef Todd Gray grew up Episcopalian but married a Jewish woman. In their new cookbook, Gray and his wife, Ellen Kassoff Gray, weave tales of family and tradition with contemporary recipes.
Was there a moment when you knew you needed to cook Jewish cuisine? What was it? When I had my first taste (and look) at gefilte fish in a jar a la Ellen. Also when I saw her father, Ed, cook latkes for...Read more »
Couldn't her psychic friends have warned her?
Dionne Warwick, 72, who filed for bankruptcy March 21, claiming she only has $25,000 in assets and owes more than $10 million in taxes to the IRS and the State of California, wound up buried in debt due to bad advice she was given by a "business manager/accountant," in the 1990s, according to her bankruptcy attorney, Daniel Stolz.
"Ultimately,...Read more »
Mommy-to-be Kim Kardashian isn’t packing up the high heels any time soon.
“My theory is: happy mommy, happy baby. So whatever makes me feel good, I want to wear. And I love wearing heels,” Kardashian dished on “Good Morning America” Tuesday in an interview to promote her movie Tyler Perry’s Temptation.
Kardashian recently tweeted that she purchased flats, which she claimed hurt her back.
“Kourtney...Read more »