WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Tiffany Hayes scored 19 points to lead five Atlanta starters in double figures, and the Dream beat the New York Liberty 90-87 on Friday night to snap a 12-game losing...
Judge tells jail to improve conditions for Epstein cellmate
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A judge ordered a federal jail on Wednesday to improve housing conditions for one of Jeffrey Epstein's former cellmates, who wanted to be moved out of the lockup because...
Collier having stellar rookie season for the Minnesota Lynx
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Napheesa Collier wanted to make her mark as a rookie for the Minnesota Lynx. With nine games left in the regular season, she's done just that, putting herself on the...
Kokkinakis in US Open via wild card; Bellis out with injury
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Thanasi Kokkinakis will play at the U.S. Open after being granted a wild card by Tennis Australia.
The 23-year-old Australian was the junior runner-up at Flushing...
Sims’ 17 points helps Lynx to 89-73 win over Liberty
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Odyssey Sims had 17 points, Stephanie Talbot added 16 points and the Minnesota Lynx beat the New York Liberty 89-73 on Tuesday night.
2009 champ del Potro out of US Open because of right knee
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Juan Martin del Potro, the 2009 champion, has withdrawn from the U.S. Open because he is still recovering from surgery on his right knee.
2004 champ Kuznetsova into US Open when Cibulkova withdraws
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Two-time major champion Svetlanta Kuznetosva has moved into the main draw of the U.S. Open after Dominika Cibulkova withdrew because of an injured left...
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A New Rochelle teen who pleaded guilty to fatally stabbing her classmate last year inside a Dunkin' Donuts has been sentenced to 17 years in prison.
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Courtney Williams shots have been falling lately and that's been a big reason why the Connecticut Sun have been able to keep their winning streak going.
ITT: 2Q Earnings Snapshot
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) _ ITT Corp. (ITT) on Friday reported second-quarter profit of $66.8 million.
On a per-share basis, the White Plains, New York-based company said it had net income of...
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A 27-year-old Bronx woman has been charged in a series of burglaries of homes in Westchester County while the residents were attending funeral services.
Bunge: 2Q Earnings Snapshot
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) _ Bunge Ltd. (BG) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $214 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — With the starters in foul trouble and struggling to score, Katie Smith turned to the reserves and they delivered.
New York's bench scored 43 points, led by rookie...
NEW YORK (AP) — Martin Charnin, who made his Broadway debut playing a Jet in the original "West Side Story" and went on to become a Broadway director and a lyricist who won a Tony Award for the...
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Kayla McBride scored 24 points and Liz Cambage added 21 to lead the Las Vegas Aces to a 90-58 rout over New York on Sunday, ending the Liberty's four-game winning...
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — All Arike Ogunbowale could do was shake her head as she glanced at the stat sheet in the locker room after Dallas lost by a point to New York on Friday night.
Gray helps New York beat Dallas 69-68
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Reshanda Gray just wanted to get one more win for Liberty assistant coach Charmin Smith, who had also coached her at Cal.
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NEW YORK (AP) — A man who drove for Uber in New York City has been sentenced to three years in federal prison for abducting a woman who fell asleep inside his vehicle.
Vandersloot scores 24 points, Sky beat Liberty 91-83
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Courtney Vandersloot wanted the ball in her hands with the game on the line.
She scored 25 points, hitting five of six free throws in the final 37.2 seconds, to...
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A former New York schoolteacher who was convicted of killing her lover's wife in a case dubbed the Fatal Attraction murder has been released from prison.
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A former day laborer accused of bludgeoning a socialite to death at her family's suburban New York estate has been sentenced to 22 years to life in prison.
Nurse and Durr help Liberty beat Lynx 75-69
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Kia Nurse and Asia Durr provided the offensive spark to help the New York Liberty beat the Minnesota Lynx 75-69 on Wednesday night.
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Tina Charles and the New York Liberty finally ended the longest losing streak in franchise history with a complete effort against Las Vegas.
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — After losing in the WNBA Finals last year, Washington coach Mike Thibault tried to get a more balanced offense to complement Elena Delle Donne.
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Derek Fisher admitted he learned a lot from his failed stint as coach of the New York Knicks. He's taking those lessons over to his new role as the head of the Los...
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — With the game on the line, Chelsea Gray took over.
Gray scored a career-high 29 points and keyed the Los Angeles Sparks' rally in the fourth quarter to beat the New...
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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Teaira McCowan's WNBA debut was a memorable one, hitting the game-winning layup at the buzzer.
The rookie's shot lifted Indiana to an 81-80 victory over the New...
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A former day laborer who bludgeoned a socialite to death at her family's suburban New York estate has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder.
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A former New York schoolteacher who was convicted of killing her lover's wife in a sensational case dubbed the Fatal Attraction murder has been granted...
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Tommy Paul earned his first berth in the main draw at the French Open by winning the U.S. Tennis Association's wild-card challenge.
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — U.S. Open tournament director David Brewer is stepping down after this year's championship.
The U.S. Tennis Association announced Wednesday that Brewer also will...
Stephens, Keys to lead US against Switzerland in Fed Cup
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Sloane Stephens and Madison Keys will lead the United States against Switzerland in the Fed Cup World Group playoffs at San Antonio.
5th member of Jewish sect charged in new kidnapping plot
NEW YORK (AP) — Federal authorities this week arrested another member of an extremist Jewish sect in what the FBI called a new plot to abduct two New York children who recently fled the...
Judge won’t let unvaccinated children back in school
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A federal judge, citing an "unprecedented measles outbreak" in suburban Rockland County, New York, has denied a request to let 44 unvaccinated children return to...
NEW YORK (AP) — A man who drove for Uber in New York City pleaded guilty Monday to abducting a woman who fell asleep inside his vehicle and then leaving her on the side of a highway in...
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Soeren Friemel is the new U.S. Open tournament referee, and Jake Garner has been selected to succeed him as the chief umpire for the American tennis major.
Ex-boyfriend held in death of woman in suitcase
GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) — The ex-boyfriend of the New York woman whose body was found inside a suitcase in a wooded area of Connecticut was held without bail Tuesday on a charge carrying a potential death penalty.
Javier Enrique Da Silva Rojas, 24, of Queens, New York, was detained in the death of 24-year-old Valerie Reyes after he appeared in federal court in White Plains, New York.
The Latest: Ex-boyfriend held in death of woman in suitcase
GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the death of a New York woman found in a suitcase in Connecticut: (all times local):
The ex-boyfriend of the New York woman whose body was found inside a suitcase in Connecticut is held without bail on a charge carrying a potential death penalty.
Javier Enrique Da Silva Rojas was detained Tuesday in the death of Valerie Reyes after a federal court appearance in White Plains, New York.
Teen gets prison for shooting police detective in the jaw
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A police detective who was shot in the jaw has lashed out at the teenager who pulled the trigger during an emotional sentencing hearing in the New York City suburbs.
The Journal News says Yonkers Det. Kayla Maher (mahr) told 19-year-old Frank Valencia on Friday that she hopes he never feels safe and always has to watch his back.
Keys, Collins among US Fed Cup team vs Australia
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — No. 17 Madison Keys and No. 23 Danielle Collins will lead the U.S. Fed Cup team against Australia next month.
Sofia Kenin and Nicole Melichar will join them on the team announced Wednesday by the U.S. Tennis Association and team captain Kathy Rinaldi. The 25-year-old Collins recently reached her first Grand Slam semifinal at the Australian Open.
The first round of the World Group will be held Feb. 9-10 in Asheville, North Carolina.
Longtime USTA CEO Gordon Smith to retire at end of year
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Gordon Smith, longtime CEO and executive director of the U.S. Tennis Association, will retire at the end of 2019 after 12 years on the job.
USTA chairman Patrick Galbraith said Friday that Smith "brought our sport to new levels" and "represented American tennis with class and dignity around the world."
Former pro Mardy Fish announced as new US Davis Cup captain
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — The U.S. Tennis Association says former top-10 player Mardy Fish is the country's new Davis Cup captain.
Fish's appointment to succeed Jim Courier was announced Wednesday.
Chris Evert to chair US Tennis Association’s charitable arm
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Chris Evert has been chosen to chair the USTA Foundation's board of directors, serving as a spokeswoman and ambassador for the U.S. Tennis Association's charitable arm.
The 18-time Grand Slam champion and member of the International Tennis Hall of Fame takes over as chair from James Blake.
Evert, currently a tennis analyst on ESPN, partnered with the USTA Foundation in 2016 to set up the Jimmy Evert Fund, a scholarship program in honor of her late father.
‘Little League for esports’ hopes to organize youth gaming
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Christian Pineda plays a lot of video games, but he's best at "Minecraft." Hunched over a laptop in the front row of a half-full movie theater last month, the 13-year-old eagerly showed off why.
Coast Guard pioneer, race riot survivor laid to rest
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — The first African-American woman to serve in the U.S. Coast Guard and one of the last survivors of a race riot in Oklahoma has been laid to rest with military honors.
A funeral was held Wednesday in White Plains, New York, for Olivia Hooker. She was 103 years old when she died on Nov. 21.
The Coast Guard says Hooker enlisted in the Coast Guard Women's Reserve in 1945 and rose to the rank of yeoman second class before her discharge in 1946.
Patrick Galbraith elected president of US Tennis Association
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Patrick Galbraith is the new board chairman and president of the U.S. Tennis Association.
The USTA announced the election of Galbraith on Tuesday. He succeeds Katrina Adams, who served an unprecedented two consecutive terms.
Adams was the first African-American and first former professional tennis player to serve as USTA president. Adams will serve the next two years as immediate past president.
Osuigwe, 16, clinches Australian Open wild card from USTA
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Whitney Osuigwe, a 16-year-old from Florida, has earned an Australian Open wild-card berth from the U.S. Tennis Association.
Osuigwe clinched a spot in the field at next year's first Grand Slam tournament by faring the best in recent lower-level tournaments, including a title at a USTA Pro Circuit event in Tyler, Texas.
She played in the main draw at a major championship for the first time at the 2018 U.S. Open, gaining entrance by winning the USTA 18s national title.
White Plains unveils fleet of electric school buses
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A city in New York's Westchester County has unveiled the state's first all-electric school buses.
White Plains Superintendent Joseph Ricca says his school district is proud to be testing the electric buses. WCBS-TV reports the test run of the five buses is being rolled out by school district bus operator National Express.