Mariska Hargitay

Actress Mariska Hargitay, a sexual assault survivors advocate, speaks at a news conference announcing funding for rape kit processing on Nov. 12, 2014, in Manhattan. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Manhattan DA Cyrus Vance’s Office To Fund Rape Kit Testing Nationally

Experts estimate hundreds of thousands of rape kits — swabs and specimens gathered during exams victims undergo after attacks — remain to be tested for genetic evidence that could identify, or eliminate, a suspect.


Alec Baldwin and Hilaria Thomas' wedding ceremony at St. Patrick's Old Cathedral on June 30, 2012 (Photo by Rob Kim/Getty Images)

Actor Alec Baldwin, Hilaria Thomas Wed At St. Patrick’s Old Cathedral In Manhattan

Alec Baldwin and his yoga instructor fiancée tied the knot on Saturday in a New York City church, with a guest list that included family and famous Hollywood pals.