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9:12am

Thu October 3, 2013
The Two-Way

How Do You Get Paid $400,000 At Carnegie Hall? Be A Stagehand

Originally published on Fri October 4, 2013 11:04 am

In November 2004, the Grand Ole Opry came to Carnegie Hall.
Paul Hawthorne Getty Images

(Update at 1 p.m. ET, Oct. 4: Click here for an important development — management and the stagehands have reached a deal.)

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Carnegie Hall's opening night gala was canceled Wednesday because of a strike by stagehands.

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10:26am

Wed October 2, 2013
The Two-Way

One Biker Released; Investigation Of NYC Attack Continues

Originally published on Wed October 2, 2013 11:45 am

The moment of the attack on Sunday, after dozens of motorcyclists chased and surrounded an SUV. They then smashed its windows and beat the driver.
YouTube.com

One of the two men taken into custody has been released as authorities in New York City continue to investigate an incident Sunday in which dozens of motorcyclists chased a driver. Some then surrounded his SUV, smashed its windows and beat the man in front of his wife and young child.

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3:59pm

Tue October 1, 2013
Arts & Life

Chronicle Of A Death Foretold: New York City Opera Shuts Its Doors

Originally published on Wed October 2, 2013 4:16 pm

The New York City Opera let its final curtain fall Saturday night at the Brooklyn Academy of Music in a production of Anna Nicole by Mark-Anthony Turnage.
Stephanie Berger

This morning the New York City Opera announced that it was declaring bankruptcy and ceasing operations. Dubbed "The People's Opera" by Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia when it was founded 70 years ago, the company was meant as an alternative to the richer Metropolitan Opera. It's the place where exciting young singers like Beverly Sills and Placido Domingo made their New York debuts and where innovative productions of new operas premiered.

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5:00am

Tue October 1, 2013
The Two-Way

Two Arrests So Far In Bikers' Shocking Attack Of NYC Driver

Originally published on Wed October 2, 2013 9:41 am

The moment of the attack on Sunday, after dozens of motorcyclists chased and surrounded an SUV. They then smashed its windows and beat the driver.
YouTube.com

Update at 6:42 p.m. ET. Second Rider Turns Himself In:

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8:11am

Mon September 30, 2013
Sports

Baseball's Playoffs Start And So Does A-Rod's Suspension Appeal

Originally published on Mon September 30, 2013 9:22 am

New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez.
Kathy Willens AP

After a dramatic finish to the regular season that included a no-hitter on the final day and a tie that will force a special elimination game Monday night, Major League Baseball is set to start its playoffs.

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