Author Salman Rushdie on ventilator after New York stabbing

Author Salman Rushdie on ventilator after New York stabbing

CHAUTAUQUA, NY (AP) — Salman Rushdie, whose novel “The Satanic Verses” drew death threats from Iran’s leader in the 1980s, was stabbed in the neck and abdomen Friday by a man who rushed the stage as the author was about to give a Reading in Western New York. A bloodied Rushdie, 75, was flown to … Read more

Polio detected in NYC’s sewage, suggesting virus circulating

Polio detected in NYC's sewage, suggesting virus circulating

NEW YORK (AP) — The polio virus has been found in New York City’s wastewater in another sign that the disease, which hadn’t been seen in the US in a decade, is quietly spreading among unvaccinated people, health officials said Friday. The presence of the poliovirus in the city’s wastewater suggests likely local circulation of … Read more

CDC official: Several hundred polio cases likely circulating in New York

CDC official: Several hundred polio cases likely circulating in New York

An official from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said Thursday that a polio case detected in New York last month, the first confirmed US case in nearly a decade, could very well be an indication of “several hundred cases” within that community. In late July, a 20-year-old man from New York’s Rockland … Read more

Gwyneth Paltrow, 49, has fun with her mini-me daughter Apple, 18

Kissy in Manhattan: Gwyneth Paltrow took her daughter Apple Martin to New York City for only 48 hours

Gwyneth Paltrow, 49, gives fans a look at her trip to NYC with mini-me daughter Apple, 18, where they ate a plate of $18 zucchini fries and shopped for china By Heidi Parker For Dailymail.com Published: 13:55 EDT, 11 August 2022 | Updated: 16:00 EDT, 11 August 2022 Gwyneth Paltrow took her daughter Apple Martin … Read more

Elton John-scored ‘Devil Wears Prada, the Musical’ eviscerated by critics

The show pulled out all the stops in its production, hiring rocker and hit-tested Broadway songwriter Elton John to handle the score

The Elton John-scored musical adaptation of The Devil Wears Prada was eviscerated by critics after its opening performance in at the Nederlander Theater in Chicago on Sunday. The Devil Wears Prada, The Musical, is currently on its world premiere before a scheduled 2023 Broadway debut, but its best reviews say it is far from ready … Read more

New York Health Department says hundreds of people may be infected with polio virus

New York Health Department says hundreds of people may be infected with polio virus

Polio found in wastewater samples in 2 New York counties 02:04 New York state health officials have found indications of additional cases of polio virus in wastewater samples from two different counties, leading them to warn that hundreds of people may be infected with the potentially serious virus. Just two weeks ago, the New York … Read more

US declares public health emergency over monkeypox outbreak

US declares public health emergency over monkeypox outbreak

WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government declared a public health emergency Thursday to bolster the response to the monkeypoxoutbreak that has infected more than 7,100 Americans. The announcement will free up money and other resources to fight the virus, which may cause fever, body aches, chills, fatigue and pimple-like bumps on many parts of the … Read more

New York City declares monkeypox a public health emergency

New York City declares monkeypox a public health emergency

NEW YORK (AP) — Officials in New York City declared a public health emergency due to the spread of the monkeypox virus Saturday, calling the city “the epicenter” of the outbreak. The announcement Saturday by Mayor Eric Adams and health Commissioner Ashwin Vasan said as many as 150,000 city residents could be at risk of … Read more

Hailey Bieber shows off her eye-catching form while wearing a nearly all-white outfit in NYC

Hailey Bieber shows off her eye-catching form while wearing a nearly all-white outfit in NYC

Hailey Bieber flashes her abs in a white tank top with matching mini skirt as she leaves a photo shoot in New York City By Sam Joseph Semon For Dailymail.com Published: 12:31 EDT, 29 July 2022 | Updated: 16:05 EDT, 29 July 2022 Hailey Bieber was spotted leaving a photo shoot in New York City … Read more