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...

Washington Nationals draft former Yankees closer Mariano Rivera's son

...the Year."I just think it's fantastic," Nationals manager Matt Williams said before his team faced the Yankees in the Bronx on Tuesday night. "I know there's a proud papa, for sure."While his famous father saved a major league-record 652...

Yankees' Alex Rodriguez gets 3,000th hit of his career

...then."For all of his achievements, A-Rod has been a polarizing lightning rod in recent years. While the crowd in the Bronx cheered him, there are many fans who will forever attach an asterisk to anything Rodriguez accomplishes.Such is the baseball...

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...

Pop Rocks: New music pickings planned for inaugural Mayapple festival

...I had either never seen live or never heard at all. Among my discoveries were the magnificent Los Angeles acts Mariachi El Bronx and FIDLAR.Of course Shaky Knees, which continues to grow by leaps and bounds, is designed with this sort of exploration...

Triple Crown celebration is only beginning

...Ranger's theme song ? The William Tell Overture. The crowd at Fenway roared when the finish was shown.At Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, a short ride from Belmont, Kool and the Gang's Celebration blared over the sound system when American Pharoah's romp...

Legends Brunch brings out New York greats

...Sunday's main event in Madison Square Garden, the "city's game" was celebrated in all five boroughs ? Brooklyn, the Bronx, Queens, Manhattan and Staten Island, as New York welcomed the hoops world onto its home court.From famed Rucker Park in...

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...

NYPD officer dies from gunshot wound to head

...On Saturday, he made the ultimate sacrifice in service to the people of New York City."President Obama, speaking in the Bronx, saluted Moore's service and said officers around the country "deserve our gratitude." And Gov. Andrew Cuomo said in...