Michael J. Fox mines health issues for laughs

Michael J. Fox has had a long, public battle with Parkinson’s disease, but now he’s mining it for laughs in a new NBC sitcom. The Michael J. Fox Show, due on Thursdays in September, stars Fox as Mike Henry, a local New York news anchor (an NBC station, naturally) who leaves his job to confront […]

Down in front, LG Electronics! Palisades HQ could blotch NYC’s views, critics say

LG Electronics claims its planned headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J. will barely be visible from New York, as in this simulation by the company.

Two New York City precinct presidents are reaching opposite a Hudson River to needle New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie about a plan that could change New York’s perspective of a stately Palisades, a Daily News has learned. Ruben Diaz Jr. of a Bronx and Scott Stringer of Manhattan sent Christie a minute Tuesday propelling him […]

GOP governors reject ObamaCare health exchange partnerships

As the final deadline for creating state health insurance exchanges passed Friday, New Jersey, Tennessee and Florida said they would not work with the federal government on establishing insurance markets required under ObamaCare. Exchanges are online markets required under the federal health care law where consumers will be able to buy individual private policies and […]