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Dancers from the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater perform. (credit: CBS2)

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Set To Launch Winter Showcase

The more than two dozen performances begin Wednesday and run through Jan. 4 at New York City Center.

11/30/2014

Shia LaBeouf appears in court in New York City on Sept. 10, 2014. (credit: Pool)

Shia LaBeouf Appears In Court, Says He’s Keeping Sober

The “Transformers” star pleaded guilty in September to disorderly conduct charges stemming from an incident at a Broadway show this summer.

11/25/2014

Tracy Morgan (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for SiriusXM)

Lawyer: Comedian Tracy Morgan Suffered Traumatic Brain Injury In NJ Tpke Crash

A lawyer for Tracy Morgan said the comedian suffered a traumatic brain injury in the highway crash that almost killed him — and took the life of another comedian.

11/18/2014

Stevie Wonder performs on the first night of his Songs In The Key Of Life Tour at Madison Square Garden on Nov. 6, 2014 (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Stevie Wonder Opens New ‘Songs In The Key Of Life’ Tour At MSG

Just three songs into the concert – which saw him performing his 1976 classic double album opus, Songs in the Key of Life, in its entirety – it was, in a way, a sweet moment in a show full of them.

11/07/2014

Taylor Swift at the 55th GRAMMYs

NYC’s Global Welcome Ambassador Taylor Swift Announces World Tour Dates, Skips NY

Just about a week after being named New York City’s new Global Welcome Ambassador, Taylor Swift announced the dates of her 1989 World Tour. Guess the one place she isn’t playing?

11/03/2014

Charlie Siem performs in the CBS2 studio. (credit: CBS2)

Violinist Charlie Siem Set To Play Carnegie Hall

The 28-year-old will be performing Monday night as part of “Luz de Luna,” a piano, violin and dance concert at Carnegie Hall.

11/02/2014

(Credit: CBS2)

‘New Kid’ Makes Big Splash On CBS Prime Time

A “new kid” is making a big splash on CBS prime time.

10/30/2014

Bergen County Community College Professor Francis Schmidt was suspended shortly after posting this photo of his daughter online. (credit: Google Plus)

NJ Professor’s ‘Game of Thrones’ Suspension Rescinded

Schmidt was suspended for eight days in January after posting a picture on Google Plus of his daughter in a yoga pose wearing a T-shirt with the phrase from the HBO show that read “I will take what is mine with fire and blood.”

10/30/2014

Joey McIntyre In Studio at WCBS-FM. (Photo: Joe Cingrana/CBS Local)

Joey McIntyre Talks Boy Band Money & The McCarthys

Joey McIntyre joined Scott Shannon in studio at WCBS-FM to talk about his brand new CBS TV show The McCarthys, but of course the talk started off with some New Kids questions.

10/30/2014

Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Yes, It’s True, Melo Made A Cameo On ‘Sons Of Anarchy’ On Tuesday

Carmelo Anthony, television star? Well, let’s not get ahead of ourselves. But if you were watching FX’s wildly popular show “Sons of Anarchy” on Tuesday night, you were not seeing things when you witnessed the Knicks’ best player step into frame.

10/29/2014

Marcia Strassman, who played Gabe Kaplan’s wife, Julie, on the 1970s sitcom “Welcome Back, Kotter,” died Oct. 26. She was 66. (Credit: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images Entertainment)

‘Welcome Back Kotter’ Star Marcia Strassman Dead At 66

Marcia Strassman, who played Gabe Kaplan’s wife, Julie, on the 1970s sitcom “Welcome Back, Kotter,” has died. She was 66.

10/27/2014

"The Last Ship" (Credit: CBS 2)

Sting Debuts Musical ‘The Last Ship’ On Broadway

Sunday marked the opening night for “The Last Ship,” a brand new musical with music and lyrics by Sting.

10/26/2014

Children audition for a walk-on role in Madison Square Garden's "Grinch" performances. (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Dozens Of Kids Compete For Walk-On Role In ‘Grinch’ Musical

The musical, which was first performed on Broadway, begins a limited run Dec. 5 at Madison Square Garden.

10/23/2014

"George Carlin Way" on West 121st Street in Morningside Heights. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Morningside Heights Block Named ‘George Carlin Way’ In Honor Of Late Comedian

During a special ceremony Wednesday afternoon, a sign will go up on 121st Street between Broadway and Amsterdam naming it “George Carlin Way.”

10/22/2014