Alex Walker

...Survivors are one son Tyrone Walker, Augusta, GA, two daughters, Carole McKinnies, Evans, GA and Denise L. Walker, Bronx, NY, three grandchildren, four great grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends. The body will lie in state...

Yogi Berra dies at age 90

...squat and with a homely mug, Berra was a Yankees great who helped the team reach 14 World Series during his 18 seasons in the Bronx.Berra played for the Yankees from 1946-63. His teammates included fellow Hall of Famers Joe DiMaggio, Mickey Mantle and...

Night at the Movies

...EvansAVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON (PG-13): Earth's Mightiest Heroes are put to the test. MastersTHE CHALLENGER (PG-13): A Bronx mechanic (Kent Moran) turns to boxing to avoid living on the streets. ExchangeFANTASTIC FOUR (PG-13): Four people must...

Night at the Movies

new this weekTHE CHALLENGER (PG-13): A Bronx mechanic (Kent Moran) turns to boxing to avoid living on the streets. With Michael Clarke Duncan. Exchange (opens 8/11...

Dodgers announcer Vin Scully will end run in 2016

...97 and believed in eating dessert first."That was her whole attitude and maybe that's helped as well," he said.The Bronx-born Scully marvels at his announcing longevity, recalling his first Dodgers game as a 22-year-old sharing the booth...

New documentary 'Fresh Dressed' explores hip-hop fashion

...From slave-era church outfits and Little Richard to the South Bronx and Dapper Dan the knockoff king of Harlem, the roots of hip-hop...on the back.It touched young people in the gang-plagued Bronx who sewed patches, silver bangles and used cowhide stitching...

Garden antiques can add depth, flair to any garden

NEW YORK - In a leafy corner of the Bronx, water bubbles gently in an enormous ceramic fish pond from China, home to meandering goldfish. A statue of Diana the Huntress...

Danson makes inspirational move to 'South Bronx'

LOS ANGELES - "Knights of the South Bronx," an A&E movie premiering Tuesday (8 p.m.), is based...expert David MacEnulty, who taught the intricate board game to Bronx elementary school children, nurturing them to success in national...

Back in Bronx, Soriano takes wrong turn

NEW YORK -- Back in the Bronx, Alfonso Soriano promptly got lost. He was at Yankee Stadium on Friday for the first time since he was traded in February to...

After decades, Guardian Angels resume Central Park rounds

...count about 5,000 members in 18 countries, Sliwa says.In New York, Guardian Angels still patrol parts of Brooklyn and the Bronx regularly. But shortly after Rudy Giuliani's mayoralty began in 1994, they felt policing had intensified enough that they...