- Charter school magnate opts against NYC mayoral bid Updated: Oct-08-15 1:07 pm
NEW YORK - Eva Moskowitz, the leader of a major chain of New York City charter schools and an outspoken critic of Mayor Bill de Blasio, ended months of speculation Thursday by declaring she won't run for mayor in 2017.
- Jennifer Hudson sings at Brooklyn charter schools rally Updated: Oct-07-15 1:56 pm
NEW YORK - Grammy- and Oscar-winning star Jennifer Hudson, introduced by two little girls, performed Wednesday for thousands of cheering charter school supporters in Brooklyn.
- Prabal Gurung bring Buddhist monks to his fashion runway Updated: Sep-14-15 8:56 am
NEW YORK - It was an incongruous sight, even for New York Fashion Week, but a very moving one. With a who's who of A-list Hollywood actresses in the front row, Prabal Gurung opened his runway show with 30 Buddhist monks who had traveled to New York to chant a prayer of gratitude for the world's help during the devastating earthquake that killed thousands in Gurung's native Nepal in April.