Rocker Ric Ocasek, frontman of The Cars, dead at 75
NEW YORK (AP) — Ric Ocasek, The Cars frontman whose deadpan vocal delivery and lanky, sunglassed look defined a rock era with chart-topping hits like "Just What I Needed," was discovered dead...
OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma and its owners expressed sympathy but not responsibility for the nation's opioid crisis as the company filed for bankruptcy protection late Sunday night, part of a...
WISE, Va. (AP) — A college in southwest Virginia is seeing limited interest in an inaugural program that offers discounted tuition to students from Appalachia.
DETROIT (AP) — More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers walked off General Motors factory floors or set up picket lines early Monday as contract talks with the company deteriorated into...
New York Mets (77-72, third in the NL East) vs. Colorado Rockies (65-85, fifth in the NL West)
Denver; Monday, 8 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Mets: Steven Matz (10-8, 3.84 ERA)...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A group of New York state lawmakers are gathering in Albany to look at ways to expand access to broadband internet access in rural and remote parts of the state.
As the nation's attorneys general debate a legal settlement with Purdue Pharma, the opioid epidemic associated with its blockbuster painkiller OxyContin rages on in state after state, community...
NEW YORK (AP) — Pete Alonso is slumping at the wrong time for the New York Mets.
And with little margin for error, their two most reliable relievers let a game get away Sunday night that...
More than 49,000 United Auto Workers members go on strike at 55 General Motors facilities over contract dispute
DETROIT (AP) — More than 49,000 United Auto Workers members go on strike at 55 General Motors facilities over contract dispute.
Purdue Pharma, the company that made billions selling the prescription painkiller OxyContin, filed for bankruptcy in White Plains, New York, days after reaching a tentative settlement with many of...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Take 5" game were:
Company that makes prescription painkiller OxyContin files for bankruptcy protection amid lawsuits over opioid crisis.
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Company that makes prescription painkiller OxyContin files for bankruptcy protection amid lawsuits over opioid crisis.
NEW YORK (AP) — Phyllis Newman, a Tony Award-winning Broadway veteran who became the first woman to host "The Tonight Show" before turning her attention to fight for women's health, has died. She...
SEATTLE (AP) — In the jumbled MLS Western Conference, the Seattle Sounders know they can't afford to drop points at home. On Sunday, they found a way to pull out all three.
NEW YORK (AP) — New York police say Ric Ocasek, frontman for The Cars, found dead in Manhattan apartment.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the "Cash4Life" game were:
20-34-42-46-48, Cash Ball: 4
(twenty, thirty-four, forty-two, forty-six, forty-eight;...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Pick 10" game were:
DETROIT (AP) — Roughly 49,000 workers at General Motors plants in the U.S. plan to go on strike just before midnight Sunday, but talks between the United Auto Workers and the automaker will...
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The best young quarterback playing in New York these days might be the guy in the not so highfalutin city: Josh Allen of the Buffalo Bills.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Win 4 Evening" game were:
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Numbers Evening" game were:
DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on labor strife at General Motors factories (all times local):
United Auto Workers says contract talks with General Motors will resume Monday...
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants are making a mess of the season, and they have no one to blame but themselves.
After going undefeated in the preseason, the Giants have done...
TORONTO (AP) — Dellin Betances made his season debut for the Yankees, strengthening an already top bullpen.
Jordan Montgomery returned, too, though he likely is tuning up for next...
NEW YORK (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pushing to enact a statewide ban on the sale of flavored e-cigarettes amid growing health concerns connected to vaping, especially among young...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo pushing for a ban on the sale of flavored e-cigarettes (all times local):
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Win 4 Midday" game were:
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Numbers Midday" game were:
New York governor asks state health officials to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes, citing surge in youth addiction
NEW YORK (AP) — New York governor asks state health officials to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes, citing surge in youth addiction.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Trevor Siemian's phone rang late Wednesday night and he knew something was up.
It was Adam Gase calling, and the New York Jets' backup quarterback realized he might...
NEW YORK (AP) — The firetruck was fake, but the firefighters coming to the rescue were real.
The New York Post reports four people got stuck on a firetruck-themed ride at a Staten Island...
The United Auto Workers union says talks with General Motors have broken down and its members will strike Sunday night
DETROIT (AP) — The United Auto Workers union says talks with General Motors have broken down and its members will strike Sunday night.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Folklore, legends and things that go bump in the night will be explored in the annual "Capitol Hauntings" tours at New York's state capitol.
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — About 125 juvenile lake sturgeons will be released into the Flint River as part of a program to re-establish the fish in the Saginaw Bay watershed.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Daycare providers in New York state will soon have new guidelines for handling food allergies.
Under a new law signed Thursday by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, state health...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Schools across New York began the academic year with a new tool intended to prevent student suicides and violence: the ability to ask a court to remove a troubled person's...
Los Angeles Dodgers (96-54, first in the NL West) vs. New York Mets (77-71, third in the NL East)
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence was forced to be a spectator a year ago when a hard hit to the helmet knocked him out in the second quarter of his first college start....
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were:
Red Sox on track for $13M luxury tax despite mediocre record
NEW YORK (AP) — The Boston Red Sox are on track to pay a $13.05 million luxury tax for a season in which they are likely to miss the playoffs.
Women’s Hall of Fame inducts Sotomayor, Fonda, Allred
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, actress Jane Fonda and attorney Gloria Allred were among the inductees at the National Women's Hall of Fame on Saturday.
Browns’ Randall out against Jets with concussion, Smith back
CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns starting safety Damarious Randall will miss Monday night's game against the New York Jets with a concussion.
Randall practiced the past two days but reported to the...
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Mega Millions’ game
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:
NY finds $1B in hidden transfers by family behind OxyContin
NEW YORK (AP) — The family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma used Swiss and other hidden accounts to transfer $1 billion to themselves, New York's attorney general contends in court papers...
Prize winning historian Jean Edward Smith dead at 86
NEW YORK (AP) — Jean Edward Smith, a prize-winning historian known for his books on Franklin Roosevelt and Ulysses Grant, has died. He was 86.
Yanks’ Boone ‘optimistic’ about injured Encarnación, Sánchez
TORONTO (AP) — New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone said Friday he's "optimistic" both Edwin Encarnación and Gary Sánchez will be able to return before the end of the season, one day after the...
WeWork to list shares on Nasdaq, reduce CEO’s voting power
NEW YORK (AP) — WeWork's parent company announced major changes in its corporate governance practices Friday as it revealed plans to list shares on the Nasdaq.