Before rehab comes . . . kickball?
Lindsay Lohan -- who is slated to enter court-mandated rehab on May 2 -- was spotted in a surprising place on Wednesday night: a recreational kickball game on the Lower East Side.
A witness told us that Lohan and two pals unexpectedly moseyed over to the game, held at a school on Stanton Street, around 10 p.m., surprising the adult players -- to say... » more
An Argentinian tourist fell from the 86th floor of the Empire State Building Wednesday night, only to be stopped one floor down.
Nathaniel Fimone, 33, climbed a security fence and jumped from the Empire State Building’s observation deck at approximately 11:30 p.m. But instead of falling 86 stories, he landed on a catwalk between the 86th and 85th floors, according to the New York Daily News.
Tourists... » more
Arthur Newman 2.5 stars Directed by Dante Ariola Starring Colin Firth, Emily Blunt Not Rated
The characters in "Arthur Newman" desperately dream of being anyone but themselves.
It's a natural human inclination; after a particularly tough day at work, or amid personal strife, who hasn't wondered what it'd be like to radically change things?
But this middling flick has... » more
UPDATED 8:28 p.m.: The Boston Marathon bombing suspects wanted to drive to Manhattan and detonate six explosives in Times Square and were thwarted when their stolen SUV ran low on gas.
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19, told FBI interrogators in his Boston hospital room that he and his brother, Tamerlan, 26, in the aftermath of the bombings that killed three and wounded 260, intended to drive... » more
Justin Bieber is being named in connection to drugs — again.
In a raid on Bieber’s tour bus on Wednesday, Swedish police allegedly discovered a stun gun and small quantities of an unnamed drug.
A Stockholm PD officer smelled weed coming from the bus while it was parked outside Bieber’s hotel, TMZ reports. When the bus left for the Globe Arena, where Bieber was performing, police obtained... » more
The Reluctant Fundamentalist 3 stars Directed by Mira Nair Starring Riz Ahmed, Kate Hudson, Liev Schreiber, Kiefer Sutherland Rated R Playing at the IFC Center and Lincoln Plaza
"The Reluctant Fundamentalist" is a decidedly middlebrow adaptation of Mohsin Hamid's 2007 best-selling novel about a Pakistani immigrant to New York City who is progressively radicalized in the years following... » more
The City Council is set to take a stand against gun violence Wednesday by issuing a resolution that will make June Gun Violence Awareness Month in the city.
The resolution comes after the state Assembly passed a similar measure Monday.
City Council Speaker Christine Quinn said the measure will help inform New Yorkers about the dangers of gun violence and spur action against illegal gun... » more
David Sloan, 42, the only son of Morton Williams supermarkets owner Morton Sloan, who went missing on April 12 was found safe Wednesday night, police said. “The missing has been located and is in good health,” the NYPD said.
Police said an employee from the Morton supermarket company found the missing supermarket heir in the Bronx sometime yesterday.
No other details of how and exactly... » more
If they were thinking about getting tattoos, the Obama daughters may want to reconsider.
Speaking on NBC’s “Today” show in a segment originally filmed before the Boston Marathon bombings, President Barack Obama revealed the strategy he and first lady Michelle Obama have been using to keep their daughters away from tattoos.
“What we’ve said to the girls is, ‘If you guys ever decide you’re... » more
The Anthony Weiner Comeback Tour continued Wednesday with a spate of on-camera interviews where he hinted there could be more lewd photos of himself on the Internet.
“If reporters want to go try to find more, I can’t say that they’re not going to be able to find another picture or find another person who may want to come out on their own, but I’m not going to contribute to that. The basics... » more