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Wednesday, April 20, 2016
The outcome of the special election on Long Island to replace disgraced former Republican leader Dean Skelos could determine control of the state senate.
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Peter Liang was sentenced to five years' probation and 800 hours of community service in the 2014 shooting of Akai Gurley.
Monday, April 11, 2016
The bipartisan deal brings to an end the long-running standoff over the ideological makeup of the state's highest court.
Sunday, April 10, 2016
A series of fireworks were set off early Sunday against local orders, triggering a massive fire that injured at least 200. Most were killed in the collapse of a building that stored the fireworks.
Monday, April 04, 2016
Despite controversy, Princeton's trustees have voted to keep the former president's name.
Sunday, April 03, 2016
In their quest for a sixth title, the Tar Heels handily defeated the Orange, 83-66. North Carolina moves on to face Villanova, playing for their second championship, on Monday night.
Saturday, April 02, 2016
This was the biggest Final Four semifinal win ever, eclipsing the 34-point wins by Cincinnati over Oregon State in 1962 and Michigan State over Penn in 1979.
Saturday, April 02, 2016
Barbieri composed the Grammy-winning instrumental music for the Marlon Brando film "Last Tango in Paris." Last year, he received a Latin Grammy lifetime achievement award.
Thursday, March 31, 2016
The deal is part of a broader state budget proposal that also contains $1 billion in tax cuts that lawmakers hoped to pass late Thursday before a Friday deadline.
Sunday, March 27, 2016
The fire has burned hundreds of thousands of acres of prairie and ranch land in Oklahoma and Kansas. An Easter snowfall has provided some help to firefighters.
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson is recommending no jail time for Peter Liang in the shooting death of Akai Gurley in November 2014.
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
The president pledged to "do whatever is necessary" to help Belgian authorities seek justice for the people killed in the attacks.
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton gained crucial victories on Tuesday with both candidates winning Florida and John Kasich takes his home-state of Ohio.
Sunday, March 06, 2016
Raymond Tomlinson, the inventor of modern email and selector of the "@" symbol, has died.
Raytheon Co., his employer, on Sunday confirmed his death; the details were not immediately available.
Email existed in a limited capacity before Tomlinson in that electronic messages could be shared amid multiple people within a ...
Thursday, March 03, 2016
Mitt Romney says Donald Trump lacks the temperament and the integrity to be president – and that the GOP should pick one of the other three candidates.
He says, the only serious policy proposals that deal with the broad range of national challenges we confront today, come from Ted Cruz, ...
Sunday, February 21, 2016
With a Hail Mary move, Denny Hamlin ended Joe Gibbs' 23-year drought at the Daytona 500.
Gibbs made it clear that he had no use for the victories his drivers collected in the exhibition races leading into Sunday's season-opener. The three-time Super Bowl winning coach was focused only on the ...
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Donald Trump is projected to win the Republican race in South Carolina, while Texas Sen. Ted Cruz and Florida Sen. Marco Rubio are in a close race for second.
Friday, February 19, 2016
Harper Lee, the elusive author whose “To Kill a Mockingbird” became an enduring best-seller and classic film with its child’s-eye view of racial injustice in a small Southern town, has died. She was 89.
HarperCollins spokeswoman Tina Andreadis confirmed the author’s death to The Associated Press on Friday.
For most ...
Tuesday, February 02, 2016
While bedbugs in the Bronx, Manhattan and Brooklyn may all appear to be the same, scientists say there's genetic diversity.
Monday, February 01, 2016
While both parties caucused on the same night in Iowa, they did so with different rules.