The Newhouse School today revealed plans to name its renovated studio facilities Dick Clark Studios in honor of legendary entertainer and alumnus Dick Clark '51. The announcement was made by Clark's widow, Kari Clark, at the school's annual Mirror Awards ceremony honoring excellence in media industry reporting.
PHILADELPHIA -- An official says an inspector who surveyed a Philadelphia building before it collapsed last week, killing six people, has committed suicide. Deputy Mayor Everett Gillison says the inspector was found fatally shot in a pickup truck Wednesday night. The man was a Department of Licenses and Inspections employee who had inspected the building May 14.
Mercury pollution could pose a lesser threat to New York’s natural environment thanks to a bill passed in the State Assembly Monday. But Environmental groups are tryig to urge the State Senate to jump on board.